Fortifying frontline services

The Board of Investments’ (BOI) Investments Assistance Center (BOI) recently launched this year’s first empowerment seminar, which is designed to enhance Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and Local Government Units (LGUs) frontline officers’ skills and confidence in assisting investment-related inquiries and promoting ease of doing business in the Philippines. The seminar is part of the two-day event dubbed as“Investment


Briefing/Counseling Seminar and Capability Building Training on Investments Promotion” in General Santos City held from 20 to 21 May 2015. It aims to enhance investments potential of Region 12, provide participants with the opportunity to gain knowledge on various laws, rules, and regulations on How toDo Business in the Philippines, as well as offer techniques on how to deal with local and foreign investors. In photo is the BOI-IAC Team led by Director Domingo I. Bagaporo together with Provincial Director Nenita L. Barroso of DTI Sarangani, Mr. Bong Pepito of Mayor’s Office of General Santos City, andseminar participants on May 20, 2015 at GreenleafHotel in General Santos City.