Philippines: Upgrading and Enhancing the Corporate Registration System

Sovereign Project | 53338-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Schuster, Stephen R.
    Southeast Asia Department
    Request for information
  • Country
  • Sector
    • Finance
Project Name Upgrading and Enhancing the Corporate Registration System
Project Number 53338-001
Country Philippines
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6667-PHI: Upgrading and Enhancing the Corporate Registration System
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 1.75 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Finance / Finance sector development

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Inequality reduced and the nation's growth potential increased by improving the business climate to encourage investments
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Environment for business registration improved
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

CRS improved

Capacity of CRS staff strengthened

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) The TA was approved on 10 Dec 2020, declared effective on 2 Jan 2021, with an original closing date of 31 Dec 2023. As of Mar 2021, consultants are yet to be engaged thus no contracts awarded and $0 disbursements.
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Schuster, Stephen R.
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Department of Finance
DOF Building
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Complex
Roxas Blvd., Manila, Philippines
Concept Clearance 04 Mar 2020
Fact Finding 12 Feb 2020 to 14 Feb 2020
Approval 10 Dec 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 31 Mar 2021

TA 6667-PHI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
10 Dec 2020 02 Jan 2021 02 Jan 2021 31 Dec 2023 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 1,750,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,750,000.00 29 Sep 2021 0.00

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Tender Title Type Status Posting Date Deadline
Philippines' Corporation Code Electronic Registry Firm - Consulting Closed 22 Apr 2021 06 May 2021

Contracts Awarded

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