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Revenue Secretary Sanjay Malhotra on Saturday said the customs department is developing a fully automated trade interface system, Customs 2.0, which would also help in improving its score in the World Bank's ranking.
COST and complexity remain the biggest barriers to the uptake of green buildings in the Philippines, according to the lead of the International Finance Corp.’s (IFC) climate business in the country. “There is an additional cost to building green. For a lot of developers that we work with at the World Bank Group, many are […]
By Luisa Maria Jacinta C. Jocson, Reporter THE Philippine broadband market is expanding beyond the perceived duopoly, but there is a need for increased support to enhance service efficiency and reduce costs, according to industry players. Globe Telecom, Inc. Chief Sustainability and Corporate Communications Officer Maria Yolanda C. Crisanto responded to a recent World Bank study […]
WASHINGTON – The World Bank on Thursday said it approved new initiatives to allow member countries hit by natural disasters and other shocks to quickly access emergency funds from their existing loan programs to help them respond to an increasingly crisis-prone world. The enhancements to the bank’s Crisis Preparedness and Response Toolkit would allow countries to immediately […]