PCCI bucks move to further open retail trade to foreigners - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netPCCI bucks move to further open retail trade to foreignersInquirer.netThe country's biggest business organization warned against further liberalizing the retail industry in favor of foreign investors, raising caution that this would just aggravate the already struggling conditions affecting local micro, small, and medium ...and more »

Biz group bucks easier entry for foreign retailers - The Manila Times

Biz group bucks easier entry for foreign retailersThe Manila TimesGovernment plans to lower the paid-up capital requirement for foreign retailers — to $200,000 from $2.5 million — have been criticized by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI). Advertisements. “The best is we stick to that [$ 2.5 ...and more »

Gov't plan to slash investment cap for foreign retailers seen hurting local SMEs - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinGov't plan to slash investment cap for foreign retailers seen hurting local SMEsManila BulletinThe business community is worried that the government's desire to attract more foreign investments will only compromise the growth of the local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), especially if it would pursue its plan to significantly lower ...and more »