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Area of Concern Recommendation Status Action Taken Details
Increased transparency in the procurement process Increased transparency in the procurement process On-going We continue to actively advocacy for increased transparency at all levels of government to improve procurement processes and consequently national infrastructure development.
Philippine Participation in the WTO GPA Philippine Participation in the WTO GPA On-going As a member of the WTO we strongly support that the Philippines becomes a participant of the WTO Agreement on Government Procurement, initially as an observer.
Amendments to the Government Procurement Reform Act Amendments to the Government Procurement Reform Act On-going
Enactment of an effective fair competition law Enactment of an effective fair competition law On-going The Philippine Competition Act was ratified by both Houses of Congress in early June and awaits approval from the President, to be enacted into law. show details
Clear instructions on control test vs. grandfather test Clear instructions on control test vs. grandfather test On-going We continue to seek clear instructions by SC and SEC on when the control test or the grandfather test are used to determine the nationality of a corporation.

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