Visa extension application unprocessed due to missing receipt irked ARTA czar

Director General Belgica inspecting the Bureau of Immigration’s services 2 March 2021 – Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) Director General Jeremiah Belgica is urging government agencies to ensure copies of receipts in their files. This, after the ARTA czar chanced upon a foreign applicant, who claimed to have completed the requirements for the extension of his.. read more

ARTA, DICT, and partner agencies to launch Central Business Portal Phase 1 nationwide

26 January 2021 –  The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA), Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), Social Security System (SSS), Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (Philhealth), Home Development Mutual Fund or Pag-IBIG Fund, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and eighteen pilot Local Government Units (LGUs).. read more

ARTA starts business one-stop shop inspections

7 January 2021–  In time for the renewal season of business permits and licenses this year, the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) conducted on-the-spot inspections of the Business-One Stop Shop (BOSS) of Quezon City and Pasig City earlier today. The said inspection aims to monitor the LGUs’ compliance with the provisions of the Ease of Doing.. read more

CBP Phase 1 to cover additional services by January 2021

16 December 2020 – A system demonstration of the new features of the Central Business Portal (CBP) Phase 1 was performed by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) at the 8th convening of the Ease of Doing Business and Anti-Red Tape Advisory Council today. The system demonstration was also aired live via the.. read more