Australia Philippines Business Council (APBC) was founded in April 1975 and has established itself as the premier private sector organisation focussed on increasing and strengthening trade and investment between Australia and the Philippines.
The APBC attracts members from many industries based in NSW, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia and the Philippines. Today more than 50 organisations ranging from SMEs to large, high profile companies are part of the APBC network.
• Promote the exchange of products, services, investment and ideas between Australia and the Philippines through strategic alliances, sharing of commercial intelligence and advocacy
• Provide a range of exclusive networking, communication and engagement opportunities with influential business and government contacts in both countries
• Facilitate introductions and/or business enquiries to the most appropriate government agency in both countries
• Represent APBC members’ views on pertinent issues to the Philippine and Australian Governments
The APBC Board meets on a monthly basis to address issues and matters of interest presented by its different committees. Through its executive committee, the Council develops programs and events aimed at fostering better business between the two countries as well as assisting members achieve their business objectives.
The Council works in close partnership with key business and government entities such as Austrade, the Philippine and Australian embassies, the Philippine Consulate General, Philippine Department of Tourism, Philippine Department of Trade and industry, the Makati Business Club and the Business Processing Association of the Philippines (BPAP).
The APBC also works closely with allied organisations in the Philippines, such as the Philippine Australia Business Council (PABC, the Australian New Zealand Chamber of Commerce (ANZCham) and the Federation of Filipino-Chinese Chambers of Commerce & Industry Inc. based in Manila.
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