New Bosconian Chamber in Cebu

The top photo shows Customs District Collector Ronnie Silvestre inducting the officers and board members of the newly formed Cebu chapter of the Bosconian International Chamber […]

Russian bringing culture, arts, not just business to Philippines

Expanding tourism and business opportunities are not the only things Russians brought to the Philippines in the ongoing Philippine Russian Business Forum and Exhibits (PRBFEx) at […]

Russian vodka attracts attention in Phil-Russian forum

FREE-tasting of the best Russian vodka has become an attractive sidelight for Filipinos checking out the ongoing Philippine Russian Business Forum and Exhibits (PRBFEx) at the […]

RP as Russian entry point to ASEAN

"Think ASEAN," goes the title of one recent book of marketing guru Philip Kotler. The book advocates the rethinking of marketing strategies of Western countries and global corporations toward the "ASEAN community 2015." This seems to be the direction as a 30-strong Russian delegation participates in the four-day Philippine Russian Business Forum and Exhibits that opens today (October 21, 2010) and ends on October 24, 2010. Here is an excerpt of Ehda Dagooc's story today in The Freeman: "The first Philippine-Russian business forum last year strengthened these ties. Now we are moving forward towards making the Philippines as an entry point for Russia's efforts to develop its relationship with the rest of Asia," said Honorary Russian Consul Armi Lopez-Garcia.