The Philippines thanks the Chinese Government and the Chinese people for extending a helping hand to their Filipino friends, Yolanda victims, in their time of need.
|Ambassador Erlinda F. Basilio exchanges Notes on the turn-over of the chairmanship of the ASEAN Committee Beijing (ACB) with Malaysian Ambassador to China Iskandar Sarudin at the ACB Meeting on 18 January 2014.|
Ambassador Erlinda F. Basilio has assumed as Chairperson of the ASEAN Committee Beijing (ACB), as she formally accepted the ACB Chairmanship during the ACB Meeting on 18 January 2014. The ACB is composed of the Ambassadors of ASEAN Embassies in Beijing.
THREE (3) PHILIPPINE COMPANIES RECOGNIZED AS AMONG THE 10 SUCCESSFUL ASEAN ENTERPRISES ENTERING INTO CHINA IN 2013
Liwayway Group (China), manufacturers of Oishi products, SM Prime Holdings, developer and operator of five (5) SM malls in China, and Guangxi Fil-Dragon Real Estate Development Ltd., were recognized by the China-ASEAN Business Council (CABC) as among the top 10 ASEAN enterprises entering China, during an awards ceremony on 07 January 2014.
By Edgar Allan M. Sembrano, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sunday, January 19th, 2014
|BINONDO tour with Ivan Man Dy. SHERWIN MARION T. VARDELEON|
The district of Binondo in Manila is the oldest Chinatown in the world. It has a rich history and heritage dating as far back as the early decades of the Spanish colonial period.