Category Archives: Business

Philippines Tax Incentives System

  For the past years, the Philippines have been overly generous in giving special treatment to some investors who have enjoyed this special status for 30, 30, or 40 years. What is the current status of the Philippines tax incentives system? Php 301 billion estimated foregone revenue in 2015 due to tax incentives, Complex and Unfair, Firms with… Read More »

The Philippines, not conducive to workers?

  The Philippines is included in 10 countries that are not conducive to workers.  The Philippines earned a rating of 5 in the international trade union confederation global index 2019 which means workers have no guarantee of rights. Based on the report, workers and trade unionists faced violence and intimidation in the Philippines. World’s worst countries for workers:… Read More »

English or Filipino translation now required for businesses

  English or Filipino translation is now required for business materials. Beginning in August, the business materials of business establishments in the Philippines must be translated into English or Filipino. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has issued a Department Administrative Order which requires businesses to place an English or Filipino translation on its materials. This is… Read More »

Beware of Financial Investment Scams in the Philippines

  Public Reminder About Financial Scams The Filipino public is hereby reminded by the government to be aware of and avoid being scammed by unscrupulous persons or syndicates.   Government guidance against investment and insurance scams in the Philippines Inquire Inquire from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) or the Insurance Commission (IC)… Read More »

Filipino Restaurant in Egypt

  Craving for Filipino food in Egypt? Try Chicken Bicol Express, Chicken Adobo, and sweet and savory Filipino snacks at Filipino Restaurant in Cairo. The Filipino Restaurant in Egypt is located at 15B Road 206, Degla, Maadi, Cairo, Egypt. The price range of the Filipino foods is between 55 to 120. If you crave for Filipino foods, you… Read More »