Pursuant to Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2011-2016, we shall endeavor to improve the business environment, increase productivity and efficiency, and enhance consumer welfare. By 2016, the following would have been achieved:
Goal 1 - Improve country's competitiveness. Land in the top one-third ranking (for country's competitive environment for the firms) in major international surveys;
Goal 2 - Generate 4.6M employment from industry and services sector, 2M of which shall come from MSME sector;
Goal 3 - Increase the level of awareness of consumers on their rights and responsibilities from 50% to 80%.
To attain the above-mentioned goals, we need to expand exports, increase investments, develop and promote MSMEs, and enhance consumer welfare and protection. These should be accomplished by the following major final outputs (MFOs):
MFO 1: Trade and Industry Policy Formulation Services;
MFO 2: Trade and Investment Promotion Services;
MFO 3: Technical Advisory Services;
MFO 4: Consumer Protection Services;
MFO 5: Business Regulation Services.
In sharing President Benigno S. Aquino III's aspirations, we commit to effect good governance by delivering public service that is predictable, participatory, accountable, efficient, transparent, and honest.