Branch Office

A Branch office is a foreign corporation organized and existing under foreign laws that carries out business activities of the head office and derives income from the host country. It is required to put up a minimum paid in capital of US$200,000.00, which can be reduced to US$100,000.00 if (a) activity involves advanced technology, or continue reading : Branch Office

Representative Office

A Representative Office is foreign corporation organized and existing under foreign laws. It does not derive income from the host country and is fully subsidized by its head office. It deals directly with clients of the parent company as it undertakes such activities as information dissemination, acts as a communication center and promote company products, continue reading : Representative Office

Regional Headquarters / Regional Operating Headquarters (RHQS/ROHQS)

Under RA 8756, any multinational company may establish an RHQ or ROHQ as long as they are existing under laws other than the Philippines, with branches, affiliates and subsidiaries in the Asia Pacific Region and other foreign markets. a. regional headquarters (RHQS) An RHQ undertakes activities that shall be limited to acting as supervisory, communication continue reading : Regional Headquarters / Regional Operating Headquarters (RHQS/ROHQS)