Developers appeal changes in housing standards, price cap !-- -- Iris Gonzales (The Philippine Star) - July 14, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Socialized housing developers are opposing the changes in housing standards and price ceilings
imposed by the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC).
The country's mass housing developers have appealed to the government to rethink 'unrealistic' price ceilings
and benchmarks currently used for socialized and economic housing, warning that these would only hamper their capacity to help address the housing backlog that is 'nearing crisis proportions.'
Amman, June 22 (Petra)- Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Hala Zwati, said the fixed tax approved by the Cabinet is the penultimate stage in the oil derivatives market liberalization program, which will be followed by setting fuel price ceilings
. The government's decision to unify the tax on oil derivatives by fixing its value means that it will not rise now or in the future if prices rise, Zawati said in an interview with "Petra".
THE country's trade chief on Tuesday shunned government-imposed price ceilings
and instead pitched for supply intervention as a way to arrest the rising prices of basic goods.
The amendments would require reporting on all price reductions so the PMPRB could account for all reductions when setting price ceilings
and monitoring compliance.
This was the first day after price ceilings
for RCA policies were removed.
These are the price ceilings
that operators are free to compete within by setting prices below these regulatory caps to provide more attractive and innovative offers to consumers.
NPPA has imposed price ceilings
on 509 formulation packs covering 348 drugs classified under the National List of Essential Medicines.
The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), which can adjust the price ceilings
on a bi-weekly basis, posted the statement on its website shortly after the Ministry of Finance said it would raise consumption taxes on oil products such as gasoline and diesel for the third time in six weeks.
natural gas market, which was subject to price ceilings
between 1954 and 1989.
Egypt's cabinet decided in September to impose price ceilings
on fruits and vegetables.