Philippines and Angola | 17 Years of Diplomatic Relations

Today, September 14, we celebrate 17 years of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Angola.   Here are some facts you need to know about the Philippines and Angola: The Capital of Angola is Luanda. Most Angolans are Christian. The Flight hour from Manila to Luanda is 22 hours and 30 minutes. The Currency… Read More »

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Are You An OFW? Register As An Overseas Voter

Register as an overseas voter for the May 2019 National Elections at a Philippine Embassy, Consulate or MECO nearest you ON OR BEFORE 30 SEPTEMBER 2018.   Deadline for registration and certification as an overseas voter for the May 2019 elections is September 30, 2018.   Visit your nearest Philippine embassy and consulate or MECO to register.  … Read More »

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Get To Know The Comprehensive Tax Reform Program (CTRP)

Get To Know The Comprehensive Tax Reform Program (CTRP) of the Duterte administration.   The Tax Reform is one of the top priorities under the 10-Point Socioeconomic agenda of the Duterte administration. It aims to institute a more progressive tax system, and improve administration.   CTRP Packages   Package 1: TRAIN Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Republic… Read More »

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What is the Trabaho Bill?

Trabaho Bill is the tax reform for attracting better and high-quality opportunities or trabaho is the second package of the comprehensive tax reform program CTRP).   TRABAHO aims to lower the Philippines corporate income tax rate and create a fair and accountable incentive system to make the Philippines’ business field more competitive.   At present, the Philippines has… Read More »

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Plaza Roma

Plaza Roma is bounded by the Manila Cathedral to the southeast, the Palacio del Gobernador to the southwest and the Ayuntamiento to the northeast.   This small plot of land is Intramuros’ very own plaza mayor (main square).   Plaza Roma is located at the corner of General Luna and Aduana streets in Intramuros, Manila.   Plaza Roma… Read More »

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