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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 ...
August 31, 2017
The problem of mental health presents a particular conundrum under labour relations and standards ...
August 29, 2017
Automated Decision-Making Operations, Institutions Likely to Pose Threats to Data Subjects and Phase 1 and Phase 2 of Registration with the NPC ...
July 25, 2017
On 23 March 2017 the The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) released the Merger Review Guidelines ...
July 17, 2017
Recent changes to labour laws in the Philippines attempt to clarify the status of contractors and subcontractors in certain industries ...
May 23, 2017
Oxford Dictionaries’ Word of the Year for 2016 is “post-truth” — an adjective defined as “relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief”. ...
April 18, 2017
The Philippines Stock Exchange (PSE) issued rules on December 2, 2016 governing the listing, trading and settlement of US dollar-denominated securities (DDS)....
March 14, 2017
The pen is mightier than the sword or so the adage goes. When this was once said, it was to highlight the power of thoughts and ideas over brute force and violence as a way to effect change. Today, the pen can ...
February 3, 2017
The buzz about the legality of Uber and GrabCar operating in the Philippines might have died down, but now there is another legal issue surrounding them: whether their drivers are employees or ...
January 5, 2017
In light of the enactment of the Philippine Competition Act (PCA) in 2015, competitors, manufacturers, retailers and sellers or suppliers, in general, should be ...
November 11, 2016
Since 2012, the Philippines has had a comprehensive law governing personal data privacy. However, full implementation ...