PH ready for full ASEAN integration in 2016

According to Department of Trade and Industry Secretary, Gregory Domingo, the Philippines is currently facing a bright future owing to its robust economic growth. It is projected that the Philippines will be ranked as the largest economy in the Southeast Asian Region by 2050.

Women’s empowerment is key to sustainable and inclusive growth

Recognising that the principal goals of the Philippine Development Plan from 2011-2016 can only be achieved through gender equality, appropriate laws and policies have been adopted by the Department of Trade and Industry to provide an enabling environment for women’s empowerment.

Region 8 MSMEs bounce back after Yolanda

The Eastern Visayas region (Region 8) showcases their best treasures and products during recent trade fair. According to DTI Underscretary Zenaida Maglaya, the fair is a show of the region’s resilience and determination following Super Typhoon Yolanda.

DTI photo release: Roadmap Localization for Competitiveness

Asec. Aldaba emphasized the role of government as coordinator and facilitator, working in collaboration with industry stakeholders, in the creation of globally competitive Philippine manufacturing industries with strong forward and backward linkages.