The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Guimaras Provincial Office-Negosyo Centers (NC) processed 164 Business Name Registrations for the first two months of this year. The data include applications for new and renewal of business names (BN).
NC Jordan registered a total of 21 BNs, NC Buenavista with 57 BNs, NC Nueva Valencia with 24 BNs, NC San Lorenzo with 4, NC Sibunag with 5, and the provincial office processed a total of 53.
For those wanting to register their business name, you may apply at the DTI Provincial Office or NC nearest you. Kindly bring along a fully filled-up registration form, a government-issued identification card, and your registration fee – P230, barangay; P530, city/ municipality; P1,030, region; and, P2030, national.
Or, you may opt to register online at bnrs.dti.gov.ph.
Aside from business registration, the NC also offers orientation on entrepreneurship once every month and facilitates the registration of Barangay Micro Business Enterprises (BMBEs), among others.
For more inquiries, please visit DTI Guimaras Provincial Office and look for Ruth Penuela or Marry Joy Gelanan. Or call at mobile number 0917-6263403 or landline (033) 396-9083. (Melecia U. Pait/ DTI Guimaras)