Getting Construction Permits is Easiest in Davao City

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Category: Davao News Posted: Sunday, December 12th, 2010
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Getting a construction permit in Davao City is the easiest in the Philippines. This is according to the latest report released by International Finance Corporation and World Bank last December 8, 2010.

The report entitled “Doing Business in the Philippines 2011” by Subnational. Doing Business covers 25 major cities in the Philippines. The report includes 11 indicator sets and 183 economies.

The reports showed that starting a business in Davao City gain remarkable improvements compared to the previous years. Davao City introduced one-time assessment of fees and one-stop shop for business application. This helps Davao City to rank second in the ease of starting a business category.

The processing of construction permit in Davao takes 57 days compared to Manila with 169 days. General Santos City ranks first for starting a business category where it only takes 22 days to get a permit.

In the same development, the Davao City Business that the office will open a one-stop-shop for the business permit renewal at SM City Mall on January next year.

reference: doingbusiness.org

2 Responses to “Getting Construction Permits is Easiest in Davao City”

  1. Isah Marie Says:

    This is another achievement for Davao! It is clear indication that the local government is working.

  2. davao jobs Says:

    wow! this is a very good news for davawenyos this means lot of jobs for our job seeker…

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