The Philippines is one of the world’s largest English-speaking countries with the 12th highest population in the World. It is a large market that should not be ignored by UK companies looking to expand internationally.
The business risk of operating in the Philippines can be straightforward if simple and sensible steps are taken.
UKTI has prepared a summary of the major areas for consideration when considering and setting up an operation in the Philippines. The summary contains many useful hints and tips for business in the Philippines under major headings including:
Political and Economic
Bribery and Corruption
Positive developments in relation to corruption and investment
Protective security advice
The report, prepared by staff based in Manila, can be accessed here.