Guide to The Philippines

Your guide to The Philippines: Oliver Juanir


Mr. Oliver Juanir is a homegrown full time business consultant with a key focus on Corporate/Strategic Planning and Business Development. Having been part of the Philippines’ business community for more than 15 years, he has been directly and indirectly involved in the conceptualization, formulation and implementation of various research and planning projects for both private corporations and individuals.

He has performed extensive research and business development activities for both local and foreign clients. He currently holds a Master’s degree in Business Management and a Bachelor of Science degree from a well-known state university in the Philippines.

If you’re planning to do business in the Philippines and need a local partner to help you establish a foothold, Oliver can help.

Feel free to visit his web site: or contact him through email either at or

Philippines: About The Philippines
All about The Philippines

Philippines: Appointment Alert!
Making appointments

Philippines: Business Dress
Guidelines for business dress

Philippines: Conversation
Welcome topics of conversation

Philippines: First Name or Title?
Addressing others with respect

Philippines: Gift Giving
Selecting and presenting an appropriate business gift

Philippines: Let’s Make a Deal!
What you should know before negotiating

Philippines: Prosperous Entertaining
Entertaining for business success

Philippines: Public Behaviour
Acceptable public conduct

Useful Web Sites for The Philippines

CIA World Factbook: The Philippines

Wikipedia: Philippines

Philippine Government Website

Consular Information Sheet

Lonely Planet: Philippines Philippines for Visitors

Economist Country Briefings: Philippines

BBC Country Profiles: The Philippines

World Health Organization: Philippines