MANILA - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) welcomed another milestone for Philippines (PH) and European Union (EU) trade relations as export products hit a 31% growth wherein EUR 2 billion-worth of PH products were exported through EU’s Generalised Scheme of Preferences Plus (GSP+). “We are pleased to hear of the significant increase of our exports entering the EU market through the GSP+. This trade preference has benefitted several communities in the Philippines and opened...
DTI chief Lopez and Special Envoy Angara engage EU Parliament to keep GSP+ and expand trade relations with PH
Secretary Ramon M. Lopez speaks at the European Union (EU) Parliament in Brussels, Belgium. Brussels - Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez and Special Envoy to the European Union (EU) and former Senate President Edgardo Angara urged the EU Parliament to further engage the Philippines (PH) through the expansion of the General System of Preferences plus (GSP+) in a presentation at the EU Parliament and meetings with various trade institutions and parliament ministers....
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Invest in the Philippines #InvestPH
Startup founders and investors talk about why it’s a good time to invest, and grow a business, in the Philippines. The country is in a demographic sweet spot, with a young, connected, tech-savvy population driving the adoption of mobile and internet products and services. Couple that with six years of economic growth above 6% annually, and increasing FDI, the Philippines is an undervalued gem that just might yield quite positive surprises. Kickstart Ventures and some of their portfolio company founders share their insights on growth in SEA.
Jose Antonio S. Buencamino
Ma. Tereza A. Borja
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Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Committee of European Communities, Council of European Union