Economy & Commerce

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on October, 26, 2022

Agriculture information system for adequate supply of farm products

Senator Win Gatchalian is seeking the establishment of an agriculture information system (AIS) to help ensure an adequate supply of farm products, boost agricultural output, and reduce poverty down the line.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on October, 19, 2022

Fast track program on POGO job displacements

Senator Win Gatchalian has called on the labor department to fast track a detailed program that would assist Filipino workers who could potentially be displaced by the closure of Philippine Overseas Gaming Operators (POGOs) in the event that they are banned in the country.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on October, 18, 2022

Licensed POGOs remiss in paying correct taxes

Philippine Overseas Gaming Operators (POGOs) in the country have under declared tax payments to the government as shown by discrepancies between gross gaming revenues they submitted to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR), Senator Win Gatchalian said.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on September, 29, 2022

Easier payment of taxes

Senator Win Gatchalian wants taxpayers to have ease in paying their taxes by putting in place a tax administration system that is effective and expedient which will encourage taxpayers to pay their taxes truthfully and timely.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on September, 21, 2022

Weigh POGO operations thru Senate probe

Dismayed by lower-than-expected revenue collection from Philippine Offshore Gaming Operations, Senator Win Gatchalian wants a Senate inquiry to measure the economic costs and benefits of POGO operations in the country.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on September, 17, 2022

Remote working arrangements to ease traffic congestion

In a bid to ease worsening traffic congestion in Metro Manila, Senator Win Gatchalian is pushing for increased adoption of remote working arrangements anew.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on August, 30, 2022

‘One Filipino One Bank Account’ to fast track financial aid

To fast track the distribution of public and social services to beneficiaries, Senator Win Gatchalian is proposing that government financial institutions create a bank account for every unbanked Filipino.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on August, 16, 2022

Government urged to promote inclusive growth, social protection to reduce poverty

With poverty incidence in the country reaching almost 20 million in 2021 from more than 17 million in 2018, Senator Win Gatchalian urged the national government to promote inclusive growth and social protection to lift Filipinos out of poverty.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on May, 3, 2022

Vintage vehicle regulation will make car restoration a thriving industry in PH – Gatchalian

The passage of the law regulating vintage vehicles can make automobile restoration a thriving industry in the country, capitalizing on the unique and skilled craftsmanship of Filipino mechanics and paving the way for the Philippines to compete in the international market.