Foreign construction firms are restricted to special licenses, hampering their participation in the market and limiting the potential of the construction sector, says the Philippine Competition Commission
(UPDATED) Only 52 out of the 39,000 registered architects in the Philippines are accredited to practice in other ASEAN countries
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The law comes as the Department of Education works on its 'last mile': bringing the schools to where the learners are
With more senior citizens expected to enter Haven for the Elderly in the coming years, a budget of at least P29 million is needed to to hire more staff and build more infrastructures
The problem is mostly attributed to the failure of foreign consolidators or principal sea freight forwarders to remit collected fees to their accredited Philippine agents or local sea freight forwarders
The proposed law of Senator TG Guingona sets a strict accreditation and validation process for NGOs and POs to access public funds
The objective of the Hospital Accreditation Commission is to make hospital services in the Philippines more globally competitive through accreditation
President Benigno Aquino III recognizes 5 organizations from the private and public sector for their contribution to the country's competitiveness
Among those suspended are some of the country's notable companies like Globe Telecom, and those allegedly involved in rice smuggling
DepEd released the results of the 2013 Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency Test (ALS A&E)
The Bureau of Customs hopes these changes will stop corruption and smuggling
The Senate blue ribbon committee continues its probe into the pork barrel scam , focusing on NGO registration and accreditation
'We should distinguish who among NGOs have track record, capability, and experience' to be awarded government funding, says Ifugao Rep Teddy Baguilat
In recent years, when there was an increase in the number of NGOs availing themselves of lawmakers' pork barrel, any group could just get a slice of the pie
Thirty groups are covered by the latest decision, separate from the 52 that were covered by its April decision
The new anti-smuggling tools will include port accreditation which serves as deterrent to 'port shopping'
The agency says only a few ports will be designated for importation of sensitive commodities such as oil
They will get copies of election returns and certificates of canvass. They will also receive electronically transmitted results and are allowed to install poll watchers.
(4th UPDATE) 'We cannot have any perfect listing. We attempted the best that we can,' Comelec Chair Sixto Brillantes Jr says
If the Partylist System Act will be followed, 17 groups that are currently represented in Congress are disqualified to join the 2013 elections. But will this be followed?