Rockbird Media, World Vision to hold an APAC-wide online HR event to discuss ‘new normal’

Bankruptcy, mass lay-offs, and cyber-attacks are some of the most alarming incidents that have happened in many organizations during the global fight against COVID-19. To help HR leaders stay resilient, international events firm Rockbird Media, in partnership with World Vision Philippines, will hold a two half-day virtual event for HR leaders across the Asia Pacific […]

House panel OKs VAT for online goods, services

MANILA, Philippines — Netflix and Spotify subscribers as well as Amazon, Lazada and Shopee customers may soon have to pay more for these digital platforms’ products and services should the 12-percent value-added tax (VAT) approved by the House committee on ways and...

BIR extends online trade registration to Aug. 31

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has given online businesses one more month, or until Aug. 31, to register without penalty as movement restrictions remained in place despite a less-stringent COVID-19 community quarantine. The original cutoff date was July 31 or...