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PH Welcomes Macao Businessmen


LOOK: The Philippines, through the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), welcomed 44 delegates from the Macao ASEAN International Chamber of Commerce (MAICC) for a Seminar on Trade and Investment held at the Hyatt City of Dreams Manila in Pasay City. DTI Trade and Investments Promotion Group Undersecretary Nora K. Terrado (seated; 7th from left) graced the event, noting abundant opportunities to increase trade and investment cooperation between PH and Macao. Terrado also recognized the Philippines’ and Macao’s shared vision of further integrating MSMEs in the global economic arena. The event was followed by a business matching session attended by more than 50 companies from the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI), Federation of Filipino-Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FFCCCI), and Manila WTC Club. Led by MAICC President Amber Li (seated; 8th from left), and accompanied by Consul General Lilybeth Deapera of the Philippine Consulate General in Macao (seated; 9th from left), the MAICC delegation in its 5-day visit pursued opportunities in key Philippine industries of tourism and hospitality, real estate and property, maritime transport services and logistics, garment manufacturing, and finance. #iamDTIph 

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 Date Posted: May 26, 2017


Japan Business Org to Help PH SMES


Officials of the Japan Management Association (JMA), a business support organization in Japan, recently met with Philippine Trade Training Center (PTTC) Executive Director Nestor Palabyab to express interest in helping small and medium enterprises in the food industry.

JMA is eyeing partnership with PTTC in training Philippine small and medium enterprises (SMEs) engaged in the processed food industry in further capturing the big market of Japan. Palabyab expressed interest on the training content proposed by JMA pertaining to technical food standards, food safety, packaging and labeling for the Japanese market. Read more.

 (Source: DTI Website)

 Date Posted: May 25, 2017