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BIMP-EAGA includes Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia, and the travel tax exemption aims to 'accelerate economic development in Mindanao and Palawan'
House Resolution 1463 seeks to grant the travel tax exemption 'to help enhance trade, tourism, and investments in the said area'
The project part of the national government priority program will expand to 6 lanes the two lane national highway that traverses El Nido town in the north to Bataraza town in the south
Both leaders expect a boost in trade between the two countries with the opening of the new Davao General Santos Bitung route
The new route within the BIMP EAGA will open on April 30 and is expected to boost trade and relations between PH and Indonesia
The Philippines also seeks to revive the Brunei Indonesia Malaysia Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area BIMP EAGA initiative
The government aims to have 1 million hectares of land dedicated to oil palm planting within a 10 year program
The Embassy of Malaysia Trade Office says Malaysian businessmen are eyeing investments in some Philippine ports for further connectivity in the BIMP EAGA region
The business matching in the 2nd BIMP EAGA conference yielded 11 proposed foreign investment projects which would generate about 117 000 jobs for the island
The route will reduce travel distance and costs to Davao s sister city located in the Indonesian province of North Sulawesi
The President reports on developments in the 10th Brunei Indonesia Malaysia Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area Summit
The Asian Development Bank says economic ties in the region have remained resilient despite tensions
Power outages in Mindanao make it an unattractive investment destination says the NEDA chief
Indonesian carrier Wings Air has resumed its chartered flights services between Manado and Davao using a 70 seater twin engine aircraft