Mayor Climaco to receive heads of state in China PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 11:47

Mayor Beng Climaco will welcome State leaders of ASEAN countries, Ministers of Economy and Trade, Ambassadors and Consul-generals in China this Sept. 17.  As Head of the Philippine delegation, she will be giving an opening tour of the Philippine Pavilion and will be the guest of honor during the dinner banquet for VIPsat the Nanning International Convention & Exhibition Center Guangxi, China.

The China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) has gained positive feedback from both the political and business communities. It has emerged as an excellent platform for bilateral cooperation in the fields of trade, investment and tourism.  This year, Zamboanga City is featured as the “City of Charm” for the Philippines.  Mayor Climaco, SP Members, Dept. Heads & members of the local business community are all set to participate in the event.  Exhibitors are welcome to showcase Zamboanga products and capabilities.

Participation in this 12th CAEXPO would not only raise the profile of our local industries, but also expose Zamboanguenos to more business and investment opportunities in China and ASEAN.  A series of forums will be staged on specific sectors, for business leaders to illustrate their market analysis and highlight during the 12th China-ASEAN Business & Investment Summit (CABIS).

A briefing for delegates and interested parties is scheduled on August 28, 2PM in City Hall where officers of the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM) will be in town to finalize the itinerary, business matching, and travel requirements.  The Regional Offices of DTI, DA, DILG and DOT are the lead agencies supporting the LGU.  The Investment Promotion Division, Office of the Mayor may be reached at tel. no 991-4525 or email for those interested to join the international event. (Investment and Promotions Office PR)