Past EventsTrade & Investment

Silicon Valley Exchange

Agreement to Support Technology Entrepreneurship WASHINGTON, D.C.- On November 6,  2015, the Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C., the US-Philippines Society (US-PHS), and the Science and Technology Advisory Council – Silicon Valley (STAC-SV) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) that institutionalizes the linkage between the two organizations in supporting technology-enabled entrepreneurship. …

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APEC 2015 Symposium Highlights Progress in Building Inclusive Economies and Sustainable Growth

WASHINGTON, D.C.- On October 30, as President Obama prepares to meet with Asia-Pacific leaders in Manila for the annual APEC Summit, November 18-19, representatives from the Philippines and the United States gathered in Washington, DC to discuss this year’s goals and priorities. “APEC Philippines 2015,” a symposium held at the …

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APEC 2015 Symposium: Senior APEC Officials Focus Discussions on Priorities and Goals

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Leading to the 23rd APEC Economic Leader’s Meeting, the US-Philippines Society sponsored a symposium,  “APEC 2015 Philippines” on October 30 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center.  Aimed to reach an influential Washington audience about the latest developments on Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), speakers identified new and …

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U.S. Focuses on Shared Regional Priorities and Advocates Rules-Based Economic System

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On October 21, the SAIS Philippines Roundtable, a partnership of US-Philippines Society and the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, featured  Dr. Ryan MacFarlane, Principal APEC Coordinator for the U.S. Department of State, at a roundtable on “A Preview of US Priorities and Goals in APEC 2015,” Dr. …

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Senior Officials, Business Leaders Confident in Philippine Economy

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – On June 24, Filipino high level trade and investment mission representatives took part in a Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) conference with  on the “Dynamic Philippine Economy: Growth, Reform and Looking Ahead”  co-sponsored by the US-Philippines Society. The CSIS forum cited reforms instituted by the Philippine …

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Viewing US-Philippine Trade and Investment in a Strategic Context

WASHINGTON D.C. – A June 24, 2015 conference on the Philippine economy at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), co-sponsored by the US-Philippines Society and the Philippine Embassy, offered a timely forum in the wake of U.S. Congressional action on TPA for top Philippine government officials and private …

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Exhibit of Furniture Design Icon Kenneth Cobonpue 

On May 11, the US-Philippines Society with the Embassy of the Philippines’ Trade Office sponsored a reception for buyers and design enthusiasts at the launch of a “Design Philippines” exhibit featuring the furniture of Kenneth Cobonpue. The series is a branding initiative that positions the Philippines as a sourcing destination …

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Diaspora Delegate Trip to the Philippines

In partnership with Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Aspen Institute Diaspora Program, US-PH Society organized the US Trade Mission to the Philippines to provide opportunities for networking, business meetings and site visits to business facilities.

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Society Directors with Philippine Business Delegation

Society Board Amb. Thomas Hubbard, Amb. John Maisto, Executive Director Hank Hendrickson attend CSIS organized forum for high level Philippine business delegation held at the CSIS building. Source: QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS | Society Directors with Philippine Business Delegation

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Business Roundtable President Aquino

The US-Philippines Society together with the US-ASEAN Business Council and the US Chamber of Commerce sponsored a roundtable with President Aquino and members of his cabinet on September 23 in New York. Source: QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS | Business Roundtable President Aquino

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