BusinessWorld | Posted on January 16, 2017 The economic cluster of the Duterte watch has been making noises about the revival of Manufacturing and bringing its poverty reducing bonanza to the regions. That is unequivocably a correct strategy. The recent past points to its validity. That recent past is the poverty reduction performance of the […]

By: Ronnel W. Domingo | Philippine Daily Inquirer / 12:40 AM January 14, 2017 The Department of Trade and Industry is drumming up opportunities for Japanese investors in five priority areas as Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledge a package of close to $9 billion in public and private inflows to the Philippines. Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez […]

By: Josiah Go | Philippine Daily Inquirer / 12:12 AM January 06, 2017 Under the administration of President Duterte, the Department of Trade and Industry (led by DTI Secretary Ramon M. Lopez) will be defined by its overall mission to alleviate poverty and uplift the quality of life of all Filipinos. The DTI said this would […]

By Czeriza Valencia (The Philippine Star) | Updated December 4, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) are pursuing a technical cooperation on building the skill sets of Filipino workers in the automotive and related industries to bolster the country’s attractiveness as an investment destination. […]

The Philippines is eyeing to carve a niche of the lucrative global aerospace market as local industry players recently showcased their competitive edge at the Aeromart Exhibition in Toulouse, France recently (November 29 – December 1, 2016). The local aerospace industry’s participation in the global exhibition was made possible by the Philippine Board of Investments […]