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May 23, 2018
Jewellery dealers, dealers in precious metals and dealers in precious stones are now deemed covered persons.
May 2, 2018
Government bodies diverge in their interpretation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act.
March 26, 2018
Crowdfunding (CF) platforms have proven to be a popular way to solicit charitable donations and to raise funds for projects or business ventures ...
February 28, 2018
Phase II Registration with National Privacy Commission ...
January 29, 2018
Recent measure to address judicial delays ...
January 24, 2018
The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) issued Revenue Circular No. 102-2017 clarifying the tax imposed on entities engaged in Philippine offshore gaming operations ...
January 9, 2018
On December 19, 2017, the Gift Check Act of 2017 (Republic Act No. 10962) was signed into law ...
January 2, 2018
The Philippine government has expanded anti-money laundering laws to include casinos, including internet and ship-based casinos ...
December 27, 2017
Bitcoin is essentially a virtual currency (VC), which is any type of digital unit that is used as a medium of exchange — a veritable currency that exists in the digital world. Since it is electronic currency, VC is easily transferable and can be used to pay for goods and services sold through the internet ...
December 27, 2017
The Philippine Competition Commission issued the Rules on Merger Procedure which explain the timing for the filing of a notice for covered transactions, the procedure for notification, Phase 1 and Phase 2 review and other matters, including confidentiality claims ...
November 29, 2017
The Philippine Competition Commission published its Rules on Merger Procedure ...
November 17, 2017
According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap (GGG) Report conducted in 2016, the Philippines is the most gender-equal country in the Asia-Pacific region, having closed nearly 79 percent of its gender gap ...
November 16, 2017
The state of Philippine competition regulation has been slowly taking shape barely over two years after the passage of the Philippine Competition Act (RA 10667) ...
October 13, 2017
Earlier this year, the Philippines Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued an opinion stating that an online gaming system with absolutely no physical presence in the Philippines shall be considered as “doing business” in the Philippines and was thus required to obtain a licence to do business from the SEC ...
September 27, 2017
The Duterte Administration is poised to fund its aggressive infrastructure program internally and through official development assistance ...