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Philippine Trade & Industry Secretary Gregory L. Domingo and Finance Secretary Cesar V. Purisima with UK Trade & Investment Minister Lord Stephen Green at the sidelines of the InvestPhilippine Conference held on 02 October 2013 at St. Ermin’s Hotel, London, UK. Joining the photo are Philippine British Business Council Chair Jesus Tambunting, UK Ambassador to the Philippines Asif Ahmad, DTI Undersecretary Ponciano C. Manalo, Jr. BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo and PPP Center Executive Director Cosette Canilao. The InvestPhilippines Conference is one of the main activities that formed part of the High Level Philippine Trade & Investment Mission to London from 01-03 October 2013.

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Trade & Industry Secretary Gregory L. Domingo addressing the audience of 200 C level executives during InvestPhilippines Conference at the St. Ermin Hotel, London, United Kingdom on 02 October 2013.

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UK Minister for Trade & Investment Lord Stephen Green giving his speech during the InvestPhilippines Conference.

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Trade & Industry Secretary Gregory L Domingo, Finance Secretary Cesar V. Purisima, DTI Undersecretary Ponciano C. Manalo, Jr., and BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Gunigundo, having a light moment with UK Minister for Trade & Investment Lord Stephen Green at the sidelines of the InvestPhilippines Conference, organized by the DTI in partnership with Asia House, UK Trade & Investment and UK ASEAN Business Council.

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Panelists during the first part of the InvestPhilippines Conference held at St. Ermin’s Hotel in London, United Kingdom. (L-R) Pilipinas Shell Managing Director Edgar O. Chua, HSBC Philippines CEO Wick Veloso, PPP Center Executive Director Cosette Canilao, BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo, Finance Secretary Cesar V. Purisima, and Trade & Industry Secretary Gregory L. Domingo, head of the High Level Trade & Investment Delegation to London, United Kingdom from 01-03 October 2013.

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InvestPhilippine Conference held on 02 October 2013 at St. Ermin’s Hotel, London, United Kingdom with about 200 C-level attendees listening to Philippine government officials talk about the Philippine economic growth story and trade & investment opportunities in the Philippines. Testimonials were also given by HSBC and Shell, companies who have been doing business in the Philippines for more than 100 years.