First Up | Interview with Senen Perlada


Digital Globalization | Senen Perlada


In The Loop | Interview with Senen Perlada


EMB Accomplishments 2015


Executive Summary



Strategy 1 of the Philippine Export Development Plan
Business Mirror
June 14, 2016

THE 2015-2017 Philippine Export Development Plan (PEDP) will implement a two-track intervention to identified sectors named as key and emerging export sectors. These sectors have been identified as having at least one of the following criteria: Those that significantly contribute to exports, have high growth potential, and with competitive and comparative advantages.

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DBFTA info sessions focus on export program for MSMEs
Business Mirror
June 14, 2016

 IN its continuing effort to increase public awareness about the benefits of Doing Business in Free Trade Areas (DBFTA), one of its major advocacy programs, the Export Marketing Bureau (EMB) of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) held 49 information sessions during the first three months of 2016.

The number is on track to fulfill the DTI-EMB’s goal of conducting 200 information sessions nationwide this year alone.

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Efficient transport and logistics to raise competitiveness of PHL enterprises
Business Mirror
June 7, 2016

IN the May 25 issue of Export Unlimited, raising the productivity and competitiveness of Philippine enterprises focused on the labor productivity. This time, we will focus on the efficiency of transport and logistics under the Philippine Export Development Plan (2015- 2017) to enhance the competitiveness of Philippine exports.

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DTI opens first of 4 innovation hubs for business start-ups, SMEs
BusinessMirror
June 7, 2016


In Photo: Private-sector partners (on the left) join officials of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) during the soft launch on June 6 of the first Negosyo Center Plus Innovation Hub in the DTI International Building, along Gil Puyat Avenue in Makati City. Leading the launch is Trade Secretary Adrian S. Cristobal Jr. (ninth from left); Trade Undersecretary Nora K. Terrado (10th from left); and Undersecretary Zenaida C. Maglaya (not in photo). Joining them are DTI Export Marketing Bureau (EMB) Director Senen M. Perlada, Director Edgar Garcia of the Technology Application and Promotion Institute of the Department of Science and Technology, DTI-EMB Assistant Directors Agnes Legaspi and Anthony Rivera and Deputy Executive Director Emmarita Mijares of the Export Development Council.

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is looking to set up three more innovation hubs catering to start-ups this year, offering coworking spaces to technology-based micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).

This was announced at the soft launch of the DTI’s first “Negosyo Center Plus: Innovation Hub”—an iteration of the agency’s one-stop shop Negosyo Centers—that specifically caters to start-ups, at the DTI International Building in Makati City on Monday.

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Marketing for halal certified products
Business Mirror
May 31, 2016
Conclusion



 Market access

IN a meeting with the Food Control Department of the Dubai Municipality and Emirates Authority for Standards and Metrology (UAE-Esma) last on February 2, the team from the Department of Trade and Industry-Export Marketing Bureau (DTI-EMB) expressed its willingness to strengthen the footprints of Philippine products in the Middle East through compliance with accepted standards for food and personal-care products.

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