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Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Adrian S. Cristobal Jr. (2nd left) stressed that aggressively pursuing measures and policies to reduce the cost of doing business in the country is an effective strategy to enhance Philippine competitiveness. Joining Secretary Cristobal during the Ease of Doing Business Presscon (L-R): Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Deputy Commissioner Nelson Aspe, National Competitiveness Council (NCC) Co-Chair Guillermo Luz, and Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Alberto Lina.