Phinl Corp., a Board of Investments (BOI)-registered company, has unveiled Asia’s first climate-controlled tulip farm in the Philippines, according to the BOI.
Manufacturers of electronics and the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) warned the government that a legislated wage hike might drive away foreign investors and make the Philippines more unattractive as an investment destination.
The Philippines could emerge as a hub for creating artificial intelligence (AI) software capabilities that could add value to its outsourcing industry, according to tech firm Microsoft Asia.
SOME business groups have expressed concern over the P100 daily pay increase for minimum wage earners in the private sector which the Senate greenlighted, saying the wage hike should instead be determined by the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Boards (RTWPBs) to avoid being tainted by politics.
THE mega food hub planned to rise inside the Clark Civil Aviation Complex (CCAC) by 2028, along with other flagship projects, are seen to be a “game-changer” for the Philippines’s overall agricultural productivity and the “revitalization” of the country’s exports sector, among others, according to the Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC).
The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) warned the public against engaging with “impostor” accounts claiming to be from the Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement Office (IEO) or Meta who are warning netizens of allegedly violating intellectual property (IP) laws.
NEARLY a billion pesos worth of shrimp exports to the United States are at risk due to the US’s temporary ban on the importation of shrimp and shrimp products from the Philippines, data processed by the Department of Trade and Industry-Export Marketing Bureau (DTI-EMB) showed.
A MODERN Pharma park, a new type of ecozone seen to provide access to affordable medicines and healthcare for Filipinos, is expected to be rolled out within the year in the country, according to the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (Peza).
HOME Credit Philippines Inc. (HCPH) said it recently signed an agreement for an additional P7-billion loan facility with Ayala-led Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), bringing the amount of credit line facilities to P13.5 billion.
Copyright registrations at the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) nearly doubled in 2023, with the writings category, such as books, articles, novels, among others accounting for over half of the copyright registrations.
AT least $14 billion in investments bagged from the foreign trips of President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr., particularly in light manufacturing and IT and Business Process Management (IT-BPM) sectors, among others, are
now being “actualized,” according to the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI).
THE revenue of hospitals dipped by 5 percent to 10 percent compared to pre-pandemic levels, according to the Philippine Hospital Association (PHA).
The Philippine Pharma and Healthcare Expo, the largest pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare exhibition in the Philippines, which aims to capture the untapped market of the Southeast Asian Region through the Philippines, is expecting to house over 130 exhibitors and 4,000 visitors from nine participating countries during its three-day event.
The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has given its nod to Fresh River Lakes Corp.’s (Fresh River) proposed acquisition of the Casecnan Hydroelectric Power Plant (CHEPP) from state-owned Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) and National Irrigation Administration (NIA).
Brunei Darussalam’s Intellectual Property office (BruIPO) tapped Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) to extend its search and examination services to its patent applications, according to IPOPHL.
HOME Credit Philippines Inc. (HCPH) marked its tenth year of operation in the country with 10 million borrowers, having secured 22 million credit contracts, 17 million of which are point-of-sale (POS) financing.