Stepping up to the challenges of 2016 A seminar on BEPS, tax updates and year-end reminders
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?
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
Confidence among Asia Pacific CEOs at lowest level since 2012
Isla Lipana & Co./PwC Philippines promotes new partners
Tax Managing Partner Malou Lim shared her insights on the concerns raised by business sectors on the proposed Tax Incentives Management and Transparency Act (TIMTA) in a focus group discussion (FGD) last 1 July at the Senate.
Tax Director Brando Cabalsi talked about fundamentals of taxation and the issues that have a direct impact on the profitability of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects in the Philippines. The seminar, held on 17 June at the PPP Center in Quezon City, was attended by representatives from the said office and their partner agencies such as Department of Transportation and Communication and Department of Education.
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
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.
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.
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.