ABAC’s work agenda discussed in press conference

January 23, 2013 11:55 pm· Comments Off on ABAC’s work agenda discussed in press conference 

AVAC_PresconPrivate sector co-chairman of the Philippine National Competitiveness Council Guillermo Luz (left), who represents the country to the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC), speaks to the media about the council’s work agenda for this year at a press conference in Makati City, January 23, 2013. ABAC seeks to promote open and free trade and investment and to deepen regional economic integration. Also in photo (left to right) are Anthony Nightingale (Action Plan and Advocacy Working Group Chairman); Cher Wang (Finance & Economic Working Group Chairman); Wishnu Wardhana (ABAC Chair) Juan Feancisco Raffo (Small, Medium and Micro Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Working Group Chairman); Enrique Gubrins (acting Regional Economic Integration Working Group Chairman) and Anna Buduls (Sustainable Development Working Group Acting Chair) (PNA photo by Gil S. Calinga)
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16th Outstanding Filipino Retailers and Shopping Centers of the Year Awards Night

January 23, 2013 11:54 pm· Comments Off on 16th Outstanding Filipino Retailers and Shopping Centers of the Year Awards Night 

aqwardeeRETAILERS, SHOPPING CENTERS AWARDS. Photo shows Father of Philippine Franchising Samie Lim (middle)displays the “Distinguished PRA President’s Award” trophy he received during the ì16th Outstanding Filipino Retailers and Shopping Centers of the Year Awards Nightî held on Tuesday at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Ortigas, Pasig City. Others in photo are from left: PRA chair Bernie H. Liu, PRA president Frederick Go, DTI undersecretary Zenaida Maglaya and Philippine Stock Exchange chair Jose T. Pardo.
(PNA photo by Johnny D.Guevarra)
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Dev’t of renewable energy sources in Germany in 2011

January 23, 2013 11:53 pm· Comments Off on Dev’t of renewable energy sources in Germany in 2011 

012313GIZ002Sven Portius (left photo) of German Federal Ministry of Economics and Tehnology discusses, by a power point presentation, the development of renewable energy sources in Germany in 2011 during the Philippines-German Media Briefing Wednesday (Jan. 23, 2013) at the New World Hotel in Makati City. (PNA photo by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)hbc/magi/jme

Google Philippines launches new office in Manila

January 23, 2013 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Google Philippines launches new office in Manila 

google_ppppGoogle Southeast Asia Managing Director Julian Persaud, (left), Undersecretary Manuel L.Quezon III (center), proxy of President Benigno S.Aquino III, and Google Philippines Country Manager Narciso Reyes (right) in a silhouette hit the earthen pot symbolizing the kick off of Google Philippines’ new office in Manila, Jan. 23, 2013 at the Blue Leaf Pavillion, Mckinly Hills, Taguig City.(PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)hbc/magi/acd

Google Philippines new Manila office launched

January 23, 2013 11:00 pm· Comments Off on Google Philippines new Manila office launched 

google_pppGoogle Southeast Asia Managing Director Julian Persaud (left photo) stands before a Google logo simulating the Philippine flag while speaking before the media and guests during the kick-off of Google Philippines’ new office in Manila Wednesday, Jan 23, 2013 at the Blue Leaf Pavilion, McKinley Hills, Taguig City. Photo at right shows Country Manager Narciso Reyes of Google Philippines and Undersecretary Manuel L. Quezon III in the audience.
(PNA photos by Avito C. Dalan)
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Google Philippines opens office in Manila

January 23, 2013 10:59 pm· Comments Off on Google Philippines opens office in Manila 

google_ppUndersecretary Manuel L.Quezon 111 talks with media practitioners during the launching of the 3…2…1… Google Philippines! with Managing Director Julian Persaud, Google Southeast Asia (center) and Country manager Narciso Reyes (left) Wednesday Jan.23,2013 at the Blue leaf Pavillion Mckinly Hills Taguig
(PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)
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3…2…1… Google Philippines!

January 23, 2013 10:58 pm· Comments Off on 3…2…1… Google Philippines! 

googleUndersecretary Manuel L.Quezon III of the Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning, speaking in behalf of President Benigno S. Aquino III, expresses delight that Google has decided to set up an office in Manila. Google Philippines Country Manager Narciso Reyes (left) and Managing Director Julian Persaud (right), Google Southeast Asia, look on. The Google launching was held Wednesday at the Blue Leaf Pavillion, Mckinly Hills, Taguig City.(PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)
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