Press Release

PEZA economic zones’ exports boost 15.63% growth in the first quarter of 2021
 

12 May 2021 (Wednesday)

Pasay City – The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Director General Charito “Ching” Plaza on Monday reported the top investment promotion agency’s performance in the first quarter of 2021 amidst the ongoing Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) in Metro Manila and its four surrounding provinces namely, Cavite, Laguna, Rizal, and Bulacan.

PEZA seeks inclusion of PEZA locators, ecozone and industry workers in the A4 category for COVID vaccines
 

04 May 2021 (Tuesday)

Pasay City – The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) has appealed to the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) to include economic frontline workers to be included in the A4 priority group for COVID-19 vaccination.

PEZA online job fair (DOLLAR program)
continues amid pandemic
 

08 April 2021 (Thursday)

Pasay City – To fulfill its mandate of generating jobs and other economic opportunities, PEZA partnered with WorkBank Philippines Inc. to make job vacancies easily accessible to Filipinos seeking employment with PEZA-registered companies.

The CREATE Law aims to gradually lower the corporate income tax from 30% to 25% and streamline the government’s fiscal incentives for investments both covering foreign and domestic enterprises.


PEZA conducts dialogue on COVID-19 vaccine procurement to guide PEZA-registered companies 
 

22 April 2021 (Thursday)

Pasay City – The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) has hosted on Tuesday an online forum for its export-oriented registered companies with experts from the national government, primarily from the Department of Health (DOH), and potential suppliers from the private sector to educate them regarding the procurement of COVID-19 vaccines and ensure the protection of its workers and the safety of the ecozones.


PEZA welcomes signing of CREATE into law 

07 April 2021 (Wednesday)

Pasay City – The Philippine Economic Zone Authority has welcomed the signing of a new law Republic Act. No. 11534, or the Corporate Recovery and Tax Incentives for Enterprises (CREATE) Act, by President Rodrigo Duterte last March 26, 2021.

The CREATE Law aims to gradually lower the corporate income tax from 30% to 25% and streamline the government’s fiscal incentives for investments both covering foreign and domestic enterprises.