Philippine Daily Inquirer | by Amy R. Remo | 01:57 AM December 23rd, 2015 THE DEPARTMENT of Trade and Industry has committed to fast-track the processes under the Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy Program, following the issuance of the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) last week. “The IRR was published on Dec. 19. We anticipate applications soon […]

BusinessMirror | by Catherine Pillas – December 22, 2015 MITSUBISHI Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) will present the recently published Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the government’s Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy (CARS) Program to their Japanese principals for review to determine if they will finally participate in the manufacturing-stimulus program. In a text message late Monday, […]

BusinessMirror | by Catherine Pillas – December 21, 2015 THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has released the much-awaited implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of the government’s Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy (CARS) Program, ordering the manufacture of key automotive parts within three years of participants’ registration in line with the agency’s goal to spur manufacturing […]

BusinessWorld | Posted on December 20, 2015 10:59:00 PM THE PROGRAM being pushed by the country’s automotive and parts makers — under Executive Order No. 182 of May 29 and which aims to enhance the competitiveness of the Philippines as a top destination for regional car manufacturing — is finally set to kick off on Jan. […]

BusinessMirror | by Joey Pavia – December 17, 2015 CLARK FREEPORT—A Japanese-owned company is set to start the delivery of aircraft interiors and components to The Boeing Co., among the leading aircraft manufacturers and designers in the world based in the US. Jamco Philippines Inc. (JPI), a newly established branch of the international company based in Japan, […]