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Alex Cabrera exchanges views on real estate issues

PwC Philippines Chairman and Senior Partner Alex Cabrera shared his views on real estate issues as a panelist during the Philippine launch of Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Asia Pacific 2016 last 14 January 2016 at the Ascott Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.

PwC holds tax updates seminar for accountancy professors

PwC conducted a tax update seminar entitled "Stepping up to the challenges of 2016" at the University of Santo Tomas Alfredo M. Velayo (UST-AMV) Multipurpose Hall last 14 December 2015 for accountancy professors.

Toronto, Vancouver and Singapore come out tops in PwC’s Building Better Cities survey

In conjunction with the APEC 2015 CEO Summit, 28 cities across APEC were studied and ranked according to 39 indicators that measured liveability, sustainability and competitiveness

Launch of PwC 2015 APEC CEO Survey

Confidence among Asia Pacific CEOs at lowest level since 2012

PwC launches the PwC Iconic Filipino Franchise Award at the 2015 Franchise Excellence Awards

Isla Lipana & Co. chairs for the third time the Philippine Franchise Association (PFA)'s Franchise Excellence Awards (FEA) celebrated every two years.

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Webcast - Update on global mobility - Mainland China, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia

Stepping into the year 2016, staff deployment continues to be challenging to many employers, especially in the rapidly changing regulatory environments.

Stepping up to the challenges of 2016

Stepping up to the challenges of 2016 A seminar on BEPS, tax updates and year-end reminders

VALUE PFRS Corporation: 2015 Illustrative PFRS consolidated financial statements

This publication presents illustrative consolidated financial statements for a fictitious listed company, VALUE PFRS Corporation. The financial statements comply with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as issued at 30 April 2015 and that apply to financial years commencing on or after 1 January 2015.

Webcast - ASEAN Economic Community and Trans Pacific Partnership - Trade on track in Asia?

With the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) to take effect from 1 January 2016, and the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) just signed on 5 October in Atlanta, is the WTO drought for international trade developments finally over? Or is it just a lot of empty words and promises that will be meaningless for businesses?

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Corporate responsibility news

PwC turns over new "Philam Paaralan" school building and GK houses in Eastern Visayas

Isla Lipana & Co., through the Isla Lipana & Co. Foundation, Inc. (ILCFI) turned over two community projects in towns hit by Typhoon 'Haiyan' in Eastern Visayas.

Finance Team plants trees in Anguib Beach in Cagayan Province (Corporate responsibility news, April 2015)

From caring for the heart of the Philippines (Siquijor) last year, Finance team this time conquered the brain – at the northern part of the country–to be exact, the Anguib Beach in Sta. Ana, Cagayan from 30 April to 3 May

Tax - CAS brings joy to kids in Boracay (Corporate responsibility news, May 2015)

Tagged as one of the country’s most famous tourists sites, Boracay Island became the chosen destination of Tax-Client Accounting Services (CAS) for its 2015 summer outing. The group brought with them school bags containing school supplies and slippers which they handed out randomly to children roaming the beaches during the group’s island-hopping activity. The gift-giving served as the group’s Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity.

WMS joins Brigada Eskwela for the second year (Corporate responsibility news, May 2015)

On 8 May, the Worldtrade Management Services (WMS) team headed to Patar in Bolinao, Pangasinan for their Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity. It was their second time to support the Department of Education's Brigada Eskwela program.

PwC and Grameen Philippines give joy to 87 families displaced by Yolanda (Corporate responsibility news, December 2014)

Our firm, together with Grameen Australia Philippines Foundation, Inc. (GAP) spread holiday cheers to the residents of La Isla Bonita de Salinas in Rosario, Cavite. PwC and GAP leaders and volunteers distributed special Noche Buena packs and sleeping mats to 87 families displaced by Typhoon Haiyan in the Visayas. Boxes of paracetamol and 2015 calendars donated by Assurance C client The Generics Pharmacy were also given.

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