“Building Inclusive Economies, Building a Better World”: APEC 2015 will put premium in investing in human capital development across the APEC platform.
The HLM is the institutional mechanism that oversees the progress of the bilateral ties, which has further accelerated this year due to the increased exchanges of high level visits between the two countries brought about by the upsurge of economic growth in the Philippines and enhanced people-to-people links.
A high-level contingent of Philippine government officials from various agencies attended a preparatory consultation meeting held in the island resort of Bali, Indonesia on November 25.
President Benigno S. Aquino III and other leaders of ASEAN Member States (AMS) will gather in Busan to mark the ASEAN-Republic of Korea (ROK) 25th Anniversary Commemorative Summit on December 11 and 12.
The Philippines will host its first APEC 2015 meeting, the Informal Senior Officials’ Meeting (ISOM) on December 8-9 in Makati Shangri-La, Manila.
The Philippines is ready to host APEC in 2015. I invite you all to take part in adding meaningful chapters to the Philippines’ growth story, which the Aquino Administration has written hand-in-hand with the enlightened business community who continue to drive APEC’s agenda.
Philippine Ambassador to Myanmar Alex G. Chua met with Manila Water’s Chairman of the Board and Executive Committee Fernando Zobel de Ayala and Group Director for Corporate Strategy and Development Virgilio C. Rivera Jr. on November 24 to discuss Manila Water’s pilot non-revenue water reduction project in Yangon.
The Philippine Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria conducted a Health Awareness seminar on HIV/AIDS, Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), Diabetes and Hypertension at the Philippine Embassy Conference Room on November 22.
The Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) conferred on Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert F. del Rosario the “MAP Management Man of the Year 2014” in an awarding ceremony held on November 24 at The Peninsula Manila.
The Philippine Consulate General organized the 2014 Philippine Food Festival in Hong Kong SAR.