The Makati Business Club extends its deepest sympathies to the family of David L. Balangue, who passed away this morning, 29 April 2019, after a lingering illness. He was 67.
4 March 2019 – The Makati Business Club (MBC) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) held a small group discussion on the topic, “CEOs’ Risk Management and Business Integrity Agenda”. In the meeting, OECD’s Policy Advisor, Ms. Stephanie Venuti, presented and explained the OECD Principles for Responsible Business Conduct which provides CEOs guidance in setting the anti-corruption and good governance directions of the company in order to manage risks.
April 3 – In line with its mission to advance trade and investment promotion for the Philippines, the Makati Business Club signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
March 4 – The APEC Business Advisory Council Philippines (ABAC PH) team has successfully participated in the first ABAC meeting for 2019, held last 1-4 March in Atlanta, Georgia. The Philippine delegation, led by Ms. Joanne de Asis and Mr. Guillermo Luz, took part in dialogues with APEC Senior Officials and led the discussion on catastrophe bonds.