PCC Adjusts Thresholds for Compulsory M&A Notifications

By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat, Manila Bulletin The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has adjusted the thresholds for compulsory notifications of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) to take effect beginning March 1, 2019. In a Commission Resolution issued Wednesday, February 20, PCC raised the thresholds from PhP5 billion to PhP5.6 billion for the Size of Person (SoP) and from […]
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Philippines Beats Estimates, Posts 7.8% GDP Growth for 1Q2013

Manila—(PHStocks)—Philippine economic growth surpassed market and government expectations in the first quarter of 2013 following robust performance of all major sectors during the period, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). “The country’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate of 7.8% in the first quarter exceeded market forecasts and was also the highest […]
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