Joint Foreign Chambers of the Philippines - updates

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Progress under Aquino but more reforms needed – foreign bizmen

Mar 01, 2016 - 6:48 PM

Foreign business executives based in the Philippines say BPO infrastructure manufacturing and tourism are sectors where progress has been made in policy and economic reforms

MAKE A DENT. Members of the Joint Foreign Chambers of the Philippines (shown in the photo) say weakest areas are now being focused upon by the National Competitiveness Council. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Biz groups, think tanks weigh in: How can PH broadband improve?

Feb 24, 2016 - 7:47 PM

Proposed solutions to fix low quality broadband include amending laws and leveling the playing field

SIGNIFICANT TO COMMERCE. A better Internet connectivity plays a significant role in commerce, education, and tourism,the Philippine Chamber of Commerce Incorporated says. Photo from Arangkada Philippines Twitter account

5th Arangkada forum: Bolder, inclusive reforms for the PH economy

Feb 22, 2016 - 4:57 PM

The forum will be held at the Marriott Grand Ballroom on Tuesday March 1

Business groups to next president: Grow GDP, FDIs

Feb 10, 2016 - 12:00 PM

They also want increased openness to foreign trade tax reform and a public private partnership law

WISH LIST. Representatives of the Joint Foreign Chamber of the Philippines give a preview of their recommendations to the next Philippine president. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Aquino retains foreign investments limitations

Jun 06, 2015 - 9:42 AM

Nothing has changed in the new list of industries foreigners are not allowed to invest in or industries where their investments are capped

CRUNCH TIME. It's crunch time for President Benigno Aquino III to lock in promises he made during his campaign. Photo By Ryan Lim/Malacanang Photo Bureau

Foreign direct investments fall by 71% in January

Apr 10, 2015 - 3:55 PM

The latest record is the lowest in 13 months

Invest now for inclusive growth

Feb 18, 2015 - 11:40 AM

The Joint Foreign Chambers of the Philippines is set to hold its 4th anniversary Forum of Arangkada Philippines with the theme Invest NOW for Inclusive Growth

With 2 years left in his term, Aquino has more to do, biz groups say

Jul 30, 2014 - 5:42 PM

President Aquino’s 5th State of the Nation Address earns raves rants from business groups and a former Cabinet official

3rd Arangkada PH forum: ‘More reforms, more jobs’

Feb 10, 2014 - 3:32 PM

The Joint Foreign Chambers of the Philippines’ 3rd Arangkada PH forum takes place on Feb 26 at the Makati Shangri la Hotel

Foreign biz group cites negative effects of wage hikes

Aug 07, 2013 - 2:43 PM

The Joint Foreign Chambers of the Philippines says any wage hike in NCR will result in layoffs relocation of foreign investors and higher inflation