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Events

Various issues weigh on PH customs as it drafts e-commerce rules

As the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) drafts its rules on cross-border e-commerce, it finds itself confronted with a multitude of potential...

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Press Releases

WB lowers growth forecast for Asia due to China slowdown

Growth forecast for China cut sharply to 2.8% this year, rising to 4.5% in 2023 Vietnam, with forecast growth of 7.2% this year,...

Opinion

All About the PH Rice Tariffication Act

By March 5, Philippine Republic Act No. 11203 (Rice Tariffication Act) should have taken effect. In theory, the new law should reduce...

New PH Rules on Customs Audit and Prior Disclosure

IT’S been more than 2 years since the passage of the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA) and finally, the new rules...

What Will You Buy? How Will You Source?

In recent years, digital commerce has grown tremendously and this has greatly affected how people conduct their trading transactions. We all have heard of...

The Trade Compliance Profession

Except for a brief stint in government, I have been in the trade compliance profession for more than 15 years. In all those years,...

Editor's Pick

WB lowers growth forecast for Asia due to China slowdown

WB lowers growth forecast for Asia due to China slowdown

Growth forecast for China cut sharply to 2.8% this year, rising to 4.5% in 2023 Vietnam, with forecast growth of 7.2% this year,...
Singapore’s Aug industrial output inches up 0.5%

Singapore’s Aug industrial output inches up 0.5%

Continuing weak demand for electronics, which make up 40% of Singapore’s industrial production, drags local manufacturing to its...
ADB downgrades growth forecast for developing Asia to 4.3% in 2022

ADB downgrades growth forecast for developing Asia to 4.3% in 2022

Asian Development Bank downgrades growth forecast for developing Asia and the Pacific to 4.3% in 2022 from the previous 5.2% forecast, according...