By Mheya Espiritu
Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry Antipolo will stage a monthly Kapihan seminar discussing important topics and timely issues for education and development of its members.
The seminars will enlighten the members about their rights and help them become familiar with business laws.
The first seminar will be held 8 a.m., March 16, 2018 at Eduardo’s Taptapan. Moderator will be Eduardo Alarcon and the topic will be Building and Occupancy Permits.
The next seminars will be held: April 20, Local Tax Update; May 18, Tourism, and June 15, Education.
Monthly board meetings will follow the Kapihan.
The weekly Kapihan was conceptualized during a meeting of PCCI Antipolo board members last Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Casa Nieves, Robinsons Place Antipolo.
The meeting was headed by PCCI Antipolo President Bryant Kim An of KBBEL Construction Supply. Officers who participated were Eduardo Alarcon the Vice President of PCCI Antipolo and owner of Eduardo’s Taptapan, Ex-Officio President Fara Carolina Pedracio of Clinica Antipolo Hospital and Wellness Center, PRO Myrna Rafallo of Rafallo Surveying and PRO Cynthia Verdera Vidal of Antipolo STAR, and board member Marlyn Aguilar of Bosai Resort.
PCCI Antipolo is a group of entrepreneurs in Antipolo whose members help each other to build networks for a harmonious business industry. PCCI also supports and joins the programs of Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and business related programs of Antipolo City.
Other topics include taxation, exploring tourism businesses in Antipolo, planning, issues about parking and many more. PCCI Antipolo also plans to hold a business summit where they will invite other sectors in Antipolo.