Tunisia has successfully navigated the difficulties of the post-revolutionary period by capably establishing robust democratic institutions. However, the country faces macroeconomic challenges since the 2011 revolution. Budgetary pressures, combined with a devaluation of the dinar and a rise in the level of business informality, have made the current environment a complex one.
Articles & Analysis | A comprehensive overview of legislative developments that impact the business environment in the Philippines from The Report: Philippines 2019
The current administration is continuing its push to bolster the Philippine economy’s resilience by putting strong policies in place to promote state and market collaboration. These include initiating much-needed reforms to open the market, supplementing job creation through ambitious infrastructure projects, and strategically addressing...
Interviews & Viewpoints | Alejandro Alfonso E Navarro, Managing Partner, Villaraza & Angangco Law: Interview from The Report: Philippines 2019
What regulatory changes are being implemented to stimulate private sector activity?
This chapter examines the legal system of the Philippines, including recent reforms that have been passed into law and their impact on the business community. The chapter covers amendments to: The New Central Bank Act; The Philippine Deposit Insurance Act; The Anti-Money Laundering Act. In addition, it provides an overview of the newly implemented Act Strengthening Compliance with Occupational...
The Philippines’ cooling inflation, improved ease of doing business and increased openness to foreign participation are set to encourage more foreign direct investment. A wealth of infrastructure investment under President Rodrigo Duterte’s flagship Build Build Build programme should ease congestion, reduce regional inequality and further boost the flourishing tourism industry.
Interviews & Viewpoints | Ricardo Guevara Bringas, Corporate Lawyer and Partner, RGB Avocats: Interview from The Report: Peru 2019
How widespread is arbitration in the legal system?