Tacloban, Leyte—Efforts to further move forward the rehabilitation of the former Yolanda typhoon-stricken city is getting added boost as the Board of Investments (BOI), the industry development and investments promotion arm of the Department of Trade & Industry (DTI), together with the DTI Regional Office in Eastern Visayas, is capacitating the region’s various industry players, […]

BusinessWorld | Posted on June 20, 2016 09:54:00 PM THE PHILIPPINES has emerged as among the world’s most promising destinations of foreign investments in the next three years, according to the United Nations Conference of Trade and Development (UNCTD). In its World Investment Report 2016, UNCTD said the US, China and India remain the top destinations […]

BusinessMirror | by Catherine Pillas – June 20, 2016 The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) will continue to implement the P27-billion stimulus program for local car makers under the Duterte administration, according to its next chief. Incoming Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez has assured car makers that he has no plans of scrapping the Comprehensive Automotive […]

The Philippine Star | By Richmond Mercurio| Updated June 20, 2016 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – Change is coming with the Duterte administration but that may not be necessary to the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), said incoming secretary Ramon Lopez who sees no need to initiate drastic reforms in the agency. “It’s not […]

BusinessMirror | by Catherine Pillas – June 19, 2016 THE incoming chief of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said he is keen on encouraging the growth of more “inclusive” businesses (IBs) to create more jobs, produce cheaper goods and cut poverty. Incoming DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez said he intends to continue the Aquino administration’s thrust […]