ARTA leads Phase 1 Launch of ARTEMIS, PBRIS

    21 September 2021 – The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) on Monday led the Phase 1 Launch of the Anti-Red Tape Electronic Management Information System (ARTEMIS) and the Philippine Business Regulations Information System (PBRIS). The ARTEMIS is a web-based platform that provides a real-time and on-demand database and mapping of all government services indicated.. read more

ARTA, Advisory Council to form TWG to focus on creation of localized Doing Business report survey

21 September 2021 – The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) will form a technical working group (TWG) that will focus on crafting a localized Doing Business (DB) report methodology or criteria. Secretary Jeremiah Belgica, ARTA Director General, made the motion to create the TWG, which the Ease of Doing Business and Anti-Red Tape Advisory Council (EODB-ART).. read more

ARTA Sec. Belgica: PhilHealth Payment Recovery Policy to fast track processing of hospital claims

18 September 2021 – Secretary Jeremiah Belgica, Director General of the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA), said the payment recovery policy of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) will help speed up the processing of the unpaid COVID-19 claims of hospitals. PhilHealth Circular No. 2021-0011 states that the PhilHealth Payment Recovery (PPR) policy will be used.. read more

ARTA congratulates Pasig City for arresting building, electricity permit fixer

15 September 2021 – Secretary Jeremiah Belgica, Director General of the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA), congratulated the city government of Pasig City, led by Mayor Vico Sotto, for arresting a building and electricity permit fixer. According to a report, the suspect was arrested in front of a convenience store in Barangay Sto. Tomas, Pasig City.. read more

ARTA, New Zealand government sign NZ-PH Arrangement

  14 September 2021 – The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) and the New Zealand government signed an agreement on Tuesday to strengthen their relations and boost their efforts in the fields of ease of doing business and public sector efficiency. The partnership was forged through the New Zealand Government to Government (G2G) Partnerships, Limited, an.. read more

IATF approves ARTA, PhilHealth’s recommendation to lift limitations on DCPM coverage

    13 September 2021 – The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) approved the recommendation of the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) and the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) to lift the limitations on the coverage of the debit-credit payment method (DCPM). This will allow PhilHealth to be more flexible.. read more

ARTA widens reach with addition of Rotary International District 3810 in ARTA Champions roster

  10 September 2021 – The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) has widened its reach across the country after the Rotary International District 3810 officially joined the agency’s roster of ARTA Champions on Friday. Secretary Jeremiah Belgica, ARTA Director General, and Rotary International District 3810 Governor Robert Koa formalized their partnership through the signing of a.. read more

Rotary Club of Ermita, Manila officially signs on as ARTA Champion

  09 September 2021 – The Rotary Club of Ermita, Manila officially joined the Anti-Red Tape Authority’s (ARTA) roster of ARTA Champions that will complement the agency’s efforts in monitoring and eradicating red tape in the government and private companies. Secretary Jeremiah Belgica, ARTA Director General, and Rotary Club of Ermita, Manila Life Changing President.. read more

ARTA to DOH: Hasten review of policies on expansion of SRA coverage to all active health workers during pandemic

08 September 2021 – The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) prodded the Department of Health (DOH) to hasten its review of its policies for the possible expansion of the Special Risk Allowance (SRA) coverage to include all health workers who served in hospitals and other health facilities during the COVID-19 crisis. According to Republic Act No... read more

ARTA to form technical working group to assist PhilHealth in streamlining hospital claims

08 September 2021 – The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) is forming a technical working group (TWG) to support the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) in streamlining its unpaid COVID-19 claims by public and private hospitals. This, as ARTA’s meetings and hearings with PhilHealth and private stakeholders reveal bigger issues that require a whole-of-government approach. Secretary.. read more