ITC Singapore Meeting: 29th July 2016 Update

On behalf of ITC Singapore and the event sponsors, CPA Partnership Pte Ltd, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you personally for your presence at our recent ITC Event that was held on Friday on the 29th of July 2016.

We were very privileged to have the esteemed company of distinguished officials from the Philippine Embassy in Singapore that included our Guest of Honour,  HE Antonio Morales, Ambassador to Singapore who delivered our keynote address, Glenn Peñaranda, Commercial Counsellor, Philippine Trade & Investment Center who provided us an insight into current opportunities in the Philippines and Tony Reyes, Consulate Official. We were also very privileged to have some banking and legal insight from Cristy Vicentina, Regional Head of Philippine National Bank and Attorney Gmeleen Tomboc from the Sidley Austin Law Firm.  Our heartfelt thanks to our GOH, embassy officials and our esteemed speakers for having graciously accepted our invite and for providing such valuable information.

We hope that you found the event fruitful and that you gained some useful insights into the current investment landscape in the Philippines. We were also very pleasantly surprised to see the overwhelming response from all of you and it was wonderful to have met you and enjoy the company of your valuable presence.  We hope you had some good opportunities to network with the embassy officials, guest speakers and fellow attendees. Please do feel free to contact us should you have more questions regarding the Philippines or any other matter and we will be happy to get you in touch with the right person. The response has indeed encouraged us to bring more events such as this to you on a regular basis.

Attached below are the following documents which includes the speakers’ presentations and we thank them for kindly agreeing to share the same with all us.

  1. ITC Summary Event – We have together a pictorial summary of the event that we hope would be a nice keepsake for you.
  2. CPA Introduction – As the proud sponsor of this event, we attach an introductory presentation to CPA that provides you an overview of our services and we hope to be of service to you in the near future.
  3. Speaker Presentations:
    1. Glenn Penaranda, Commercial Counsellor, Philippine Trade & Investment Center
      Opportunities in the Growing Philippine Economy
    2. Cristy Vicentina, Regional Head of Philippine National Bank
      Foreign Exchange in the Philippines
    3. Gmeleen Tomboc, Embassy of the Philippines
      Legal Aspects of doing business in the Philippines

Once again we thank you for your presence and look forward to seeing you again at our next event.

David Tong
ITC Singapore Chairperson and Managing Director of CPA Partnership Pte Ltd
146 Robinson Road, #07-01.  Overseas Union Trust Building. Singapore 068909
Tel: +65 6836 2011    Fax: +65 6835 5173

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