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New Zealand businesses keen on investing in PH -- Pascual

Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Alfredo E. Pascual said that businesses from New Zealand have expressed interest in investing whilst forming bonds with various industries in the Philippines, following their incumbent prime minister's two-day visit to Manila.

AC Health's St. Joseph Drugstore acquisition under PCC review

Ayala Healthcare Holdings Inc.'s (AC Health) pharmaceutical arm AHCHI Pharma Ventures Inc.'s (Ayala Pharma Ventures) planned acquisition of St. Joseph Drugstore is currently being reviewed by the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC).

Philippines seeks to join Japan-US critical minerals deal

Instead of a separate bilateral agreement, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) shared that the Philippine government is proposing to accede to the current critical minerals deal between the United States and Japan.

Clean and green ecozones 'a must' -- PEZA

The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Director General Tereso O. Panga said that ecozones in the country must embrace sustainability in order to sustain its competitiveness in the domestic and global market.

10-day buffer stock system for agri products mulled

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) officials disclosed that a buffer stocking mechanism for the sale of agricultural and fisheries products is being eyed by the Department of Agriculture (DA), following the National Price Coordinating Council (NPCC)'s meeting on April 22.