Inter-agency memo strictly bans collection of illegal transport fees, taxes

28 April 2021 – Enforcement of local ordinances that allow the collection of illegal fees and taxes for the transport of goods is prohibited, an inter-agency directive reiterated. On Wednesday, Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA), Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), and Department of Finance (DOF) launched the Joint Memorandum Circular (JMC) No. 2021-01.. read more

ARTA spearheads dialogue with other gov’t agencies for Kaliwa Dam Project

27 April 2021 – With its continuous commitment to streamline government processes, the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) facilitated on Monday a virtual meeting to address issues and concerns on and push for the Kaliwa Dam Project. ARTA Director General Jeremiah Belgica led the talks attended by Presidential Adviser on Flagship Programs and Projects and Bases.. read more