Press Release

PEZA welcomes Diether Ocampo as newest Investment Promotions Partner

23 October 2021 (Saturday)

Pasay City – The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) has officially welcomed its newest Investment Promotions Partner (also called as “Ka-PIPPs”), actor and Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary Commander Diether Ocampo, during their signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Wednesday 20 October at PEZA Head Office in Pasay City.

Now in partnership with PEZA, Diether Ocampo is set to promote foreign direct investment inflows to PEZA ecozones. Under the Ka-PIPPs Program, a part of PEZA’s Transformation Road Map (TRM) and Special Projects, Ocampo will provide business and leisure activities and tours in the Philippines to attract more investments into the country to promote PEZA ecozones worldwide.

Korean company invests in PEZA ecozone as its first e-vehicle manufacturer 

22 October 2021 (Tuesday)

Pasay City – Joining and supporting the electronic vehicle industry and production in the country, the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Director General Charito B. Plaza has signed on Wednesday 21 October, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with ENPLUS Co. Ltd. CEO and Chairman, Young Yong Ahn for joint ventures to provide and manufacture fuel-saving electric vehicles (EV) in economic zones.

PEZA backs IT locators, appeals for exemption and reconsideration re FIRB Resolution No. 21-19
27 September 2021 (Monday)

Pasay City – In response to the concerns of the IT-BPO sector, Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Director General Charito “Ching” Plaza has once again appealed to the Department of Finance (DOF) and the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) for the exemption of IT-BPO companies from the implementation of the work-from-home (WFH) guidelines under the Fiscal Incentives Review Board (FIRB) Resolution No. 21-19.

PEZA reinforces economic relations with Malaysia for more robust export investments and trading partners in ecozones

19 October 2021 (Tuesday)

Pasay City – In continuous pursuit to attain socio-economic development in the Philippines, Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Director General Charito ‘Ching’ Plaza has encouraged more Malaysian stakeholders to explore more investment and business opportunities in the country and promote the economic zones as a viable location for their industries.

PEZA Chief: No transfer of jurisdiction over labor disputes under the proposed AIPP, rights of workers are guaranteed
24 September 2021 (Friday)

Pasay City – Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Director General Charito “Ching” Plaza has clarified that the proposed Alliance for Industrial Peace and Program (AIPP) neither intends to remove jurisdiction over labor disputes from the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) nor aims to prejudice the constitutional and statutory rights of workers in the economic zones.