DAVAO CITY -- The mining industry will take center stage in Surigao City for the three-day Mindanao Business Conference that opens today, Aug. 24.
PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte said a government bid to strike peace accords with rebel groups would lead to a much improved business climate, especially in Southern Philippines, as he made a fresh pitch for businessmen’s support for his anti-crime agenda.
The Philippines won the most number of awards from 80 companies that competed for the 2016 ASEAN Business Awards after the judging last Sunday (August 21) in Jakarta, Indonesia.
MIGUEL B. VARELA, who held several positions in numerous prestigious organizations and companies including as former president and chairman of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI), died on Wednesday. He was 76.
BUSINESS is generally satisfied with the first 50 days the Duterte administration marked on Thursday last week, noting that the government’s first steps are headed along the lines of its 10-point economic agenda despite the growing pile of dead bodies in the bloody war on illegal drugs.
THE Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) plans to forge-cross border deals with its counterparts in the region to secure local firms’ greater access to key Asian markets.