MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, Jan. 26 (PIA)– The Local Government of Mambajao spearheaded a convenient business registration system, which all national line agencies (NGAs), along with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and local signatories are pooled in one place to facilitate faster business license processing for the entire month of January.
Dubbed as Business One Stop Shop (BOSS), the program aims to encourage more businessmen to either renew their respective businesses or start a new one by making the process less tedious, faster and cheaper.
It likewise encourages investors to put their money’s worth in any business endeavor.
The Municipality of Mambajao has been adopting Business Processing and Licensing System (BPLS) for 5 years now and has been an active partner of BOSS or DTI since January 2011, the local government of Mahinog, meanwhile, is also on their third year.
Aside from the one-stop registration, BOSS also offers application or renewal of business permit, which includes securing a zone clearance, a building inspection clearance and a sanitation clearance, all for securing business permits.
As a one of the primary agencies for business and economic development, DTI-Camiguin joined actively in the activities of the local government units (LGUs) by providing personnel every BOSS schedule.
DTI also reiterated its call to LGUs to observe a systematic and efficient business licensing and registration, making their municipalities more business and investor friendly. (Zita M. Abellare, DTI-Camiguin, Camiguin PIA-iNet)