Registration of foreign/non-resident investments with the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP or Central Bank of the Philippines) is not mandatory. However, it is required when foreign exchange (FX) used to fund repatriation of the capital or remittance of dividends/profits is purchased from the Philippine banking system.
Doing Business in the Philippines
Companies starting or doing business in the Philippines need to perform a number of key steps to setup a company in the Philippines and start their business. Whether you are putting up a BPO such as a call center or web development outsourcing company, below are tasks you would need to accomplish to get your new company up and running as quickly and efficiently as possible.