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DOING BUSINESS REPORT
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                (
                    [ArticleID] => 2127788
                    [Title] => IMF chief denies altering World Bank report to appease China
                    [Summary] => IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva on Thursday disputed an independent investigation which found that in her previous job at the World Bank, she pressed staff to alter a report to avoid angering China.
                    [DatePublished] => 2021-09-17 08:28:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1805817
                    [AuthorName] => Heather Scott
                    [SectionName] => Business
                    [SectionUrl] => business
                    [URL] => https://media.philstar.com/photos/2021/09/17/georgieva-imf_2021-09-17_08-28-57670_thumbnail.jpg
                )

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                (
                    [ArticleID] => 1549174
                    [Title] => EDITORIAL - Three steps in three days
                    [Summary] => 

If the Department of Trade and Industry can make good on its promise to drastically cut the steps and processing time for starting a business, it would be a welcome parting achievement for the outgoing administration.

[DatePublished] => 2016-02-02 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/opinion/20160203/startoon.jpg ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1548786 [Title] => DTI vows 3 steps, 3 days to start business [Summary] =>

Just three steps, in three days.

[DatePublished] => 2016-02-01 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804849 [AuthorName] => Ding Cervantes [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/headlines/20151230/dti-crisobal.JPG ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1543567 [Title] => Proposed environment insurance bad for business [Summary] =>

The local business community is concerned a proposed House bill on environment insurance would serve as a roadblock in the ease of doing business in the country.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-17 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1517986 [Title] => DOF, NCC slam anew World Bank report on doing business [Summary] =>

The Philippines is not yet done with the World Bank and will repeat its criticisms of the Doing Business Report in a meeting today with the agency’s directors and potentially with its president through writing.

[DatePublished] => 2015-11-03 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/business/business-main/20150913/world-bank-2.jpg ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1511093 [Title] => Philippines seeks review of World Bank gauge on ease of doing business [Summary] =>

The Philippines has called the World Bank to revise its measurements on ease of doing business amid the country’s fluctuating performance in the agency’s annual report measuring economies’ business environment.

[DatePublished] => 2015-10-15 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1511044 [Title] => Gov't urges World Bank to revise methodology in doing business report [Summary] =>

The Philippines has called on the World Bank to revise its measurements on ease of doing business amid the country’s fluctuating performance in the agency’s annual report measuring economies’ business environment.

[DatePublished] => 2015-10-15 03:49:42 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097494 [AuthorName] => Prinz Magtulis [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/business/business-main/20150115/phl-economic-growth.jpg ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1328898 [Title] => Phl competitiveness projected to jump several notches this year [Summary] =>

The Philippines’ ranking in the World Bank-International Finance Corp.’s (IFC) Doing Business Report to be released later this year can jump from 108th to 29th place, if reforms are made in four big impact indicators such as starting a business, registering property, getting credit and protecting investors, the National Competitiveness Council (NCC) said.

[DatePublished] => 2014-05-30 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1473425 [AuthorName] => Louella Desiderio [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/business/business-main/20140530/phl-flag-economy-5.jpg ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1285906 [Title] => SEC embarks on computerization upgrade [Summary] =>

Electronic incorporation of local firms, one-stop processing of registration numbers from various government agencies, and faster processing of applications will soon be offered by the country’s corporate regulator.

[DatePublished] => 2014-02-03 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1538806 [AuthorName] => Neil Jerome C. Morales [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1274298 [Title] => Gov’t conflicting roles as regulator and player [Summary] =>

CONFLICTING ROLES: How can Malacañang credibly oppose an electricity rate increase when the government itself is into power generation and distribution, and regularly slaps a 12-percent Value-Added Tax on sales?

[DatePublished] => 2014-01-02 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 135304 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804858 [AuthorName] => Federico D. Pascual Jr. [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) ) )
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