The Philippine Embassy in Brasilia launched the Brazil-Philippines Business Cooperation Forum on October 22 at the Official Residence of the Philippine Ambassador to Brazil.
The distinguished guests during the milestone event included Congressman Nelson Marquezelli, Ambassador Rodrigo do Amaral Souza, Ambassador-Designate of Brazil to the Philippines, Philippine Honorary Consul General in Manaus Francisco Rodrigues da Silva Filho, Director Eduardo Abijaodi of the National Confederation of Industries, officials from the Ministry of External Relations and other government agencies and businessmen.
The Forum serves as a venue of like-minded individuals exploring various possibilities and opportunities for cooperation, collaboration and complementation in business for the mutual benefit of the Philippines and Brazil.
A short presentation on the Philippines was shown to highlight how the country remade itself into Asia’s emerging tiger.” Guests were treated to Filipino dishes after the event.
Source: www.dfa.gov.ph Date accessed: 28 October 2015