On March 31, 2021, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) issued Revenue Memorandum Order (RMO) 14-2021 which outlines the new procedures for availing of relief from double taxation under relevant tax treaties on all items of income derived by nonresident taxpayers from Philippine sources. Under the RMO, these revised guidelines take effect immediately and will supersede guidelines issued in 2017 ...

We spoke to Patrick Gaskin, Co-Founder of personalised mail service Cardly as the company is set to take a bigger bite out of the global £14+ billion greeting card and direct mail market with its relaunch in the UK. The UK public spends nearly £2 billion on greeting cards annually, and Cardly is projecting to send more than 500,000 cards, ...

MINDANDI-FREEPIK The Philippines, on Easter Sunday, reported an additional 11,028 new COVID-19 infections, and a high positivity rate of more than 20%. This, after a year of being under various forms of "lockdown," one of the longest sustained community quarantines in the world. It is not surprising therefore, that dissatisfaction over how the government has handled the pandemic is growing. ...

FLOWERS hang during a nationwide flower campaign against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, April 2. -- REUTERS WITH a tea shop right next to key protest zones in Myanmar's biggest city, Soe is never quite sure whether he should keep the business open. If protesters enter to evade authorities, the 43-year-old risks getting shot, arrested or having his property ...

CHINA has shipped millions of vaccines by Sinovac Biotech around the world. -- PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCASBEIJING -- China's top disease control official has said the country is formally considering mixing COVID-19 vaccines as a way of further boosting vaccine efficacy. Available data shows Chinese vaccines lag behind others including Pfizer and Moderna in terms of efficacy, but require less ...

HIDEKI Matsuyama did just enough to hold on at Augusta, Georgia, becoming the first player from Japan to win a men's major tournament with a one-shot victory at the Masters. -- MASTERS TOURNAMENT FB PAGE AFTER riding out a four-hour swirl of emotions to finally secure history last Sunday, Hideki Matsuyama lifted his cap and gave a slight bow. With ...

FILIPINO tennis ace Alex Eala is now 662nd in the WTA rankings.-- RAFAELNADALACADEMY.COMAS EXPECTED, Filipino tennis wunderkind Alex Eala saw her ranking in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) climb further following a spirited run in the recent W60 tournament in Bellinzona, Switzerland. The Rafa Nadal Academy scholar is now in 662nd place in the latest WTA rankings released on Monday, ...

THE Philippine Sports Commission is set for lockdown for disinfection and cleansing after 63 personnel tested positive for the coronavirus in its latest round of testing, the agency announced on Monday. -- JUDGEFLOROTHE Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) is set for lockdown after a considerable number of personnel tested positive in its latest round of testing. In an announcement on Monday, ...

MARK Magsayo had it solid in his last fight, a local fight analyst said, and his push forward should benefit from it. -- @MARKMAGSAYO_MMM By Michael Angelo S. Murillo, Senior Reporter TOP Filipino boxers Jerwin "Pretty Boy" Ancajas and Mark "Magnifico" Magsayo gave the country twin victories in their fights at the weekend; performances that had one local fight analyst ...

SAN ANTONIO SPURS FB PAGE DEMAR DeRozan scored 33 points, including the deciding jumper with one second to play, to lift the visiting San Antonio Spurs to a 119-117 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday that snapped a five-game losing streak. After a back-and-forth three-and-a-half quarters, the Spurs used a 9-0 run capped by DeRozan's three-point play to assume ...

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