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Speaker: Atty. Salvador Panelo Chief Presidential Legal Counsel   The State of the Nation Address serves as a means to inform the nation about its present economic, political, and social condition. It is the Presiden’ts vehicle to summarize the accomplishments of the incumbent administration, while providing an overview of the government’s future plans.   Join (more…)

Speaker: Hazel Zuellig, MD, MBA, FPNA Neurologist & Director Centre Médicale Internationale   People are living longer these days.   That is a fact. And this is due to improving lifestyles and better access to quality medical care. Most of the dreaded diseases of the modern world are preventable, if only risk factors are picked (more…)

July 23 (Monday) | 12 PM – 2 PM AmCham Hall 2/F Corinthian Plaza, Paseo de Roxas cor. Gamboa St.   This event is free of charge. Please reserve a slot to ensure your attendance.   Speaker: Michael Clemons CEO Sakura K.K. Group   Today’s big data comes from sensors in objects, which include for example machines (more…)

June 21 (Thursday) | 11 AM – 1 PM AmCham Hall 2/F Corinthian Plaza, Paseo de Roxas cor. Gamboa St.   Members: ₱500 Non-Members: ₱750   Speaker Asec. Mary Jean Pacheco Assistant Secretary, Competitiveness and Ease of Doing Business Group Department of Trade and Industry   On May 28, Duterte signed into law the Republic Act No. 11032 (more…)

June 20 (Wednesday) | 12-2 PM New World Hotel Esperanza Street cor. Makati Ave, Ayala Center, Makati   Member Company Representative: Free | Additional Member Representatives: ₱1,500 Non-Members: ₱1,800 | Non-Member Walk-Ins: ₱2,000   Speaker Luis Pineda President and Chairman IBM Philippines   Moderator Don Felbaum President Optel, Inc.   Reactors Dr. Christian Alis Department of Analytics, Information, Operations, School of (more…)

Tariff per Session: Member Companies: ₱500 | Non-Members: ₱750  Session 3 The Sangley International Airport Project with the Province of Cavite  June 18 (Monday) | 9 AM – 11 AM AmCham Hall 2/F Corinthian Plaza, Paseo de Roxas cor. Gamboa St.  Speaker: Mr. David Stuart Management Director DMS Consulting   Important Reminders Cancellations should be made 24 hours before the (more…)

  May 17, 2018 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM   AmCham Hall 2/F Corinthian Plaza, Paseo de Roxas cor. Gamboa St.   Speakers Sheryl Swoopes WNBA Legend & Hall of Fame 3-Time Olympic Gold MedalistSheryl Swoopes is a world-class athlete, WNBA Legend, and a three-time Olympic gold medalist. Join us on May 17th as she (more…)

Photo From: May 17, 2018 12:00 PM – 2:00 PMMembers: ₱500 | Non-Members: ₱750   AmCham Hall 2/F Corinthian Plaza, Paseo de Roxas cor. Gamboa St.   Speakers Usec. Nora K. Terrado  Undersecretary Trade and Investments Promotion Group, Department of Trade and Industry Mr. Dan Lachica President Semiconductors and Electronics Industries in the Philippines Inc. (SEIPI) Mr. Bobby (more…)

May 15, 2018 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM   Makati Shangri-La Ayala Avenue cor. Makati Avenue, Makati City   Guest Speaker: USec. Cesar Yano Undersecretary for Defense Operations Department of National Defense (DND)   Join us in this month’s GMLM, as Department of National Defense USec. Cesar Yano discusses China’s militarization and the future of (more…)

April 24, 2018 12:00 PM – 2:00 PMGlasshouse, New World Makati Hotel Esperanza Street corner Makati Avenue, Ayala Center, Makati, 1228 Metro Manila   Join us on April 24 as the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr. provides us an economic outlook of the Philippines for 2018 and beyond.   Guest Speaker: Nestor (more…)

April 20, 2018 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM   Davao Exact Venue to Be Announced   Guest Speaker: Hon. Russel Brown Consul General US Embassy Know the latest updates from the US Embassy in the Philippines, particularly regarding economic development, US-Filipino relations, and the US Business Visa program.   Tariff: Mindanao Chapter Members: Free Other (more…)

  March 22, 2018 (Thursday) | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM   Guest Speakers: Ms. Caroline Ballesteros Communication and Stakeholder Relations Manager Mega Cebu Engr. Lynn Madrona Transportation Engineer and Vice Chair Sub-committee on Transportation and Traffic Management JICA Representative Japan International Cooperation Agency   Radisson Blu Cebu Sergio Osmeña Jr Boulevard, Cebu City    Amidst (more…)

On the account of several delays of holding NEDA Board Meetings, the official approval process of new Foreign Investment Negative List has not occurred. Therefore the briefing on the 11th FINL by  Undersecretary Edillon is postponed to a later date. In her place Legislative Committee chair, John Forbes, will discuss recent developments on amendments to the Retail (more…)

March 21, 2018 (Wednesday) | 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM   Guest Speaker: H.E. Sung Y. Kim Ambassador of the U.S. to the Philippines U.S. Embassy   Makati Diamond Residences 118 Legazpi Street, Legazpi Village, Makati   Join us for March’s GMLM with Ambassador Sung Y. Kim as the speaker. Witness as he talk about (more…)

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How is the Philippines doing now under the new administration? Learn about the status of the economy under the current administration of the country from the renowned economist and “Prophet of Boom”, Dr. Bernardo Villegas. About the Speaker Dr. Bernardo Villegas Professor and Senior Economist, University of Asia and the Pacific Mr. Bernardo Malvar Villegas is (more…)

Join us at the next IPR Committee meeting as we hear from our expert guest speaker Special Agent John Kim from the FBI Headquarters in Washington D.C. on the exciting areas of Cybecrime and Cybersecurity.

Liter of Light is dedicated in providing affordable, sustainable solar lighting to people in off-grid areas who live in the darkness. By using recycled plastic bottles and other locally sourced materials, Liter of Light has created easy-to-make bottle lights.  Thousands of these bottle lights have been installed not only in the Philippines but also in more than 15 countries to illuminate homes, businesses and streets.

The Legislative Committee conducts a monthly meeting to discuss and analyze legislative interests of  the business sector. The Committee reports the status of business related legislation in the Philippine Congress, executive orders, and Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRRs) of various bills in the Philippines. Further, the Committee prepares statements on key policies concerning AmCham members.

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Linking businesses to the global community

AmCham organizes various industry-related events wherein members and non-members can discuss the current and most-pressing issues faced by the business sector across the country.

The Chamber links the private and public sector and engages the civil society and local and foreign partners in order to develop solutions to various social, economic, and political issues, which create opportunities for stakeholders to push for the country’s progress.