The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (Peza) been given around P95.03 billion value of expenditure pledges previous year, attracting investments in the production and company course of action outsourcing (BPO) sectors despite its pandemic woes.
Peza stated on Thursday the determine was the total expense commitment for 326 tasks accredited, extra than 66.56 percent of which ended up in production, while the rest have been in the BPO sector.
Though this marked a 19-p.c decrease from the P117.5 billion commitments in 2019, the figure was nevertheless past the agency’s expectations. In July last 12 months, Peza Director Common Charito Plaza claimed the agency only expected to get 50 % of what it received in 2019.
“Despite the pandemic that began in 2020 and afflicted world wide economic system and trade, Peza continues to be to carry out at its best with the assist of its registered enterprise enterprises,” she claimed in