THE PHILIPPINE economy likely grew at a much slower pace in the third quarter compared with the previous three months, after the Delta-driven surge in coronavirus cases prompted a stricter lockdown in the capital region.
ONE OF the most notable shifts seen during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is the growing use of digital payments. Although cash and coins are still used, electronic wallets and digital services were further appreciated for the conveniences they provide.
EVEN BEFORE the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic began to plague industries from the past year, significant issues such as the financial crisis of 2008-2009 and the ongoing trade and tariff tensions had impacted manufacturing.
Quezon City automates permits application and tax payment
In a bid to put ease in doing business and to allow more entrepreneurs thrive in the city, the Quezon City government launched automated systems that will enable the processing of new business and building permits applications as well as of payment...