SEC flags more unlicensed investment schemes

THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released two separate advisories against the investment schemes of Asiaworks Digital Marketing Services and 247STOCKTRADEFX. “The SEC Advisories are issued in order to guide the public in making informed [decisions] regarding their investments and to warn all unscrupulous individuals and/or entities that strict penalties …

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BIR says on track to hit revenue goal

PHILIPPINE STAR/ KRIZ JOHN ROSALES THE BUREAU of Internal Revenue (BIR) is on track to meet its revenue goal again this year if the economy continues to recover from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, officials said. This as the BIR reported its first-half collection breached the P1-trillion mark. Marissa …

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Economic team may rethink stimulus

A MAN gets incoulated with pfizer at Caloocan City sports complex last June 28. — PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS By Luz Wendy T. Noble, Reporter ECONOMIC MANAGERS now appear to be open to considering a third stimulus package that could help improve the Philippines’ recovery prospects, after Fitch Ratings gave …

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