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Business Permit Renewal in the Philippines
Kristel Serran

Guide To Business Permit Renewal In The Philippines

Every year established businesses must renew their mayor’s/business permits if they want to continue operating. This annual business permit renewal is done around the same time as the BIR registration renewal.Experienced business owners know that it is bette...

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Money News
Cloey Mangali

Unemployment Drops, Rural Banks Go Digital, And Other Financial News

Commercial establishments must post new format for receipt notices—BIRThe Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has regularized the adaptation of the new format of notice for commercial establishments to inform their patrons about their duty to issue sales invoic...

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Money News
Cloey Mangali

Premyo Bonds, 56 Flagship Projects Finished By 2022, And Other Money News

“Premyo” Bond launching in time for coming Christmas Season – BoT Mark your calendars! The Bureau of Treasury (BoT) is inviting those who want to earn up to P1M in cash to invest their well-earned money their much awaited “premyo” bonds starting on M...

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Money News
Cloey Mangali

Tim Ho Wan To Be Run By Jollibee, Philippines Now World’s Biggest Rice Imp...

Dim sum chain Tim Ho Wan to be run by Jollibee Foods corporation armMonths after its acquisition of American specialty coffee and tea brand The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (CBTL), homegrown fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) took over another glob...

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John Gokongwei Quotes
Kathryn Jalbuena

John Gokongwei Jr., In His Own Words (And The Words Of Those Close To Him)

The Philippines lost a taipan, and someone many would say was a great man. This week brought the passing of John Gokongwei Jr.The Filipino billionaire is known as the founder of JG Summit Holdings, one of the Philippines' largest conglomerates. It includes com...

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Cloey Mangali

20% Student Discount On Flights, 'Build, Build, Build' Update, And Other Fin...

Bill Mandating an “Educational Bond Fund” for College Students Awaits Plenary ApprovalA new law ordering the Bureau of Treasury (BTr) to grant an “Educational Bond Fund” for college students was endorsed by the House Committee on Higher Education for p...

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Cloey Mangali

Private Hospitals To Opt Out Of PhilHealth, QC The Most Competitive LGU, And...

The Philippines ranks 95th in the “Ease of Doing Business” Report 2020 by the World BankIn a report released last Thursday (October 24) by the World Bank, it was found that the ease of doing business in the Philippines has improved over the past year.The W...

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Cloey Mangali

Tax Payment App Contest, Update On Bank Secrecy Law, And Other Financial New...

BIR launches competition for creation of tax payment appsThe Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) launched on Tuesday (October 15, 2019) Hackatax, a mobile application contest to formulate innovative solutions to make tax payments easier.The Asian Consulting Group...

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Kia Navarro

Here's Your Guide To SSS Business Loan Requirements, Eligibility, And Applic...

The Social Security System (SSS) provides loans to SSS members who have their own business through their SSS Business Loan program.The SSS Business Loan Program is under the Business Development Loan Facility and is designed to give back to the nation’s deve...

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Cloey Mangali

ICYMI: e-Payments, Insurance Premiums, Maternity Leave Tax Exemption, And Mo...

BSP takes advantage of the Central Bank Act, improves e-Payments to help boost domestic growthThe Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will be contributing more in keeping economic stability in the country by taking advantage of the amended Central Bank Act as we...

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