Source: InterAksyon MANILA – Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan has been appointed chairman of the Philippine Competition Commission for a term of seven years, Malacañang Palace said Monday. Four commissioners were also appointed, two for a term of seven years and the other two, for five years. According to Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, appointed by… continue reading ››

THE COUNTRY’S newly created anti-trust authority, the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC), has tapped the expertise of Australia in combatting anti-competitive practices and promoting competitive market. Aiming to put in place an anti-trust regime in the Philippines that reflects international best practices, PCC Chair Arsenio Balisacan and commissioners of the new agency flew to Australia for… continue reading ››