MAP Statement

  Statements Date
1. Joint Statement on the Proposed Amendments to the Philippine Constitution January 21
2. MAP Position Paper on the Senate Bill No. 1490 or “An Act Enhancing the Governance Structure of the Energy Regulatory Commission” January 31
3. MAP Position Paper on the Senate Bill on Tax Amnesty February 6
4. Philippine Business Groups – Joint Foreign Chambers (PBG-JFC) Letter to Sen. FRANCIS G. ESCUDERO,  Chair of the Committee on Education, Arts and Culture, opposing new Non-Working Holidays February 22
5. MAP Letter to Finance Sec. CARLOS G. DOMINGUEZ III on the MAP’s support for the Tax Reform for Acceleration and INclusion (TRAIN) Program Package 2 March 7
6. PBG – JFC Letter to Executive Secretary SALVADOR C. MEDIALDEA and Presidential Legislative Liaison Office (PLLO) Secretary ADELINO B. SITOY for the President to certify the Public Service Act (PSA) as Urgent April 13
7. MAP Position Paper on the Malampaya Franchise Expiration in 2024 May 4
8. MAP Letter to Sec. ARTHUR P. TUGADE urging the adoption of an Airport Complementation Strategy June 6
9. Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX)- Makati Business Club (MBC) – MAP – Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) – Semiconductor and Electronics Industries of the Philippines Foundation, Inc. (SEIPI) – Cebu Business Club (CBC) Position Paper on The Proposed Shift to a Federal System    June 18
10. CBC – Employers Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP) – FINEX – MBC – MAP – PCCI – Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PhilExport) Joint Statement entitled “Business Support Economic Managers’ Call to Weigh Costs and Risks in Shift to Federal Government” August 12
11. PBG Joint Statement entitled “Business Support Economic Managers’ Call to Weigh Costs and Risks in Shift to Federal Government” August 14
12. MAP Statement entitled “Upgrade NAIA, Not Close It” August 20
13. Business Groups oppose HB 8179 or the Granting of Nationwide Franchise to ‘Solar Para sa Bayan’ September 19
14. Letter to Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary RAMON M. LOPEZ on the MAP inputs on the Draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of R.A. 11032 or the Ease of Doing Business (EODB) and Efficient Government Service Delivery Act October 1
15. MAP Statement on the IRR of the National Transport Policy October 1
16. Updated MAP Statement on the IRR of the National Transport Policy October 10
17. Joint PBG-JFC Letter to Socio-Economic Planning Secretary and NEDA Director-General ERNESTO M. PERNIA to request that NEDA recommend to President Duterte to certify as urgent the Public Service Act amendments bill in the 17th Congress October 24
18. “MAP Statement on the Real Property Valuation under TRAIN 3” December 10