3 weeks Consumer group asks gov’t to demolish digital infra walls MB |Biz
By BERNIE CAHILES-MAGKILAT A consumer advocacy group has asked the government to remove the bureaucratic barriers that hinder the development of digital infrastructure, which is critical during this no-contact mode of interaction period. “We call on the government to fully enforce the Ease of Doing Business (EODB) law and permanently demolish the bureaucratic barriers in national and local levels,” said CitizenWatch Philippines convenor Orlando Oxales. Oxales said this is all the more important because the coronavirus pandemic has sparked a rush towards a digital transformation of society. “We have learned to embrace digital platforms as a convenient, safe, and reliable ... more