Thought leadership

In this section you can browse through our publications and regularly updated materials intended to bring you useful information about emerging issues and possible solutions to your business needs. If you are a foreign investor interested to do business in the Philippines, you will find our business guides highly informative.

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South of China, west of Philippines

19 Feb 2017

There is new-found hope in Philippine-China relations – at least for now. PwC Philippines Chairman and Senior Partner Alex Cabrera gives his insights on acts that can mend the relations for good, in the disputed seas and elsewhere in the world in "South of China, west of Philippines".

Alien: lover, husband, foe

11 Feb 2017

PwC Philippines Chairman and Senior Partner Alex Cabrera received inquiries from expats and foreigner friends who were confronted with the harsh reality of whether she was worth all the trouble. Alex discusses three of the most common exit problems for an expat or a Filipina, and hopes to help others avoid the path of bliss to misery.

Building Better VisMin - Iloilo CIty

09 Feb 2017

Know the key facts and figures on how to do business and investment in Iloilo City

PRC BOA extends filing of application for accreditation of CPAs in Commerce and Industry and the covered period of the financial statements subject to the Certificate on the Compilation Services Requirement to 31 December 2016

27 Apr 2016

The Board of Accountancy (BoA) has signed Resolution No. 115 of 2016 dated 25 April 2016 extending the deadline for filing of application for accreditation of Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) in Commerce and Industry practice as well as the covered period of the financial statements subject to the Certificate of Compilation Services requirement to 31 December 2016.

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Market change is faster than ever – is your finance function in the race?

06 Feb 2017

With digital disruption being one of five megatrends that shape business and society today, sweeping changes challenge finance functions as we know them.

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Tax Alert No. 11 [Revenue Memorandum Circular No. 12-2017 dated 24 January 2017]

08 Feb 2017

Acceptance of Tax Returns/Payments of Internal Revenue Taxes by Authorized Agent Banks on 01 April and 08 April 2017 and Extension of Banking Hours from 3.00pm to 5.00pm for the period 01 April to 17 April 2017

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Market change is faster than ever – is your finance function in the race?

06 Feb 2017

With digital disruption being one of five megatrends that shape business and society today, sweeping changes challenge finance functions as we know them.

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The Rise of the Global ASEAN: The Next-Generation Leaders A Philippine CEO Survey

05 Sep 2016

Business leaders uncover their views on breaking boundaries and what the future holds in an evolving world

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Building Better VisMin - Iloilo CIty

09 Feb 2017

Know the key facts and figures on how to do business and investment in Iloilo City

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South of China, west of Philippines

19 Feb 2017

There is new-found hope in Philippine-China relations – at least for now. PwC Philippines Chairman and Senior Partner Alex Cabrera gives his insights on acts that can mend the relations for good, in the disputed seas and elsewhere in the world in "South of China, west of Philippines".

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Of love, promos and more

02 Feb 2017

In her article "Of love, promos and more", PwC Philippines Assurance Partner Che Javier tells the short story of Karlo and Steph's romantic date – the practical side of it, that is. How would retailers and service providers record the discount coupons, promo codes, and freebies that Karlo availed of?

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Corporate Responsibility Report 2015-2016

28 Nov 2016

The 2015-2016 Corporate Responsibility Report will speak of how proud we should be to be part of PwC, living by our purpose of building trust and solving important problems in our society.

Philippine Resiliency: A Gem Uncovered (2009)

We sought to confirm the upbeat view of the featured CEOs of the country’s economic performance and gauge their confidence in the resiliency of the Philippines given what is expected to be a long and deep global economic downturn. It is heartening to note that these top CEOs are indeed unfazed by the global economic slump and, in fact, are enthusiastic about what is in store for the Philippines and their companies over the long term.

Delivering Trust and Quality

This book is a compilation of the partners’ thought leadership in various subjects relevant to the practice today. The subjects covered are effective governance, tax risk management, financial reporting issues, the audit committee, international financial reporting standards, advisory services as an expanded capability, ethics and volunteerism. The book also contains short companion pieces on values written by the partners.