JFC requests more international flights to Davao

CanCham joined AmCham, ECCP & JCCM in signing a letter to Philippines Airlines requesting start of direct flights from both Cagayan de Oro Davao to Hongkong to facilitate business and trade with Mindanao. CanCham President signed the joint letter to PAL on September 19 at the South Mindanao Growth and Investment Conference in Davao.


Reforms to Mining Act opposed

MANILA, Philippines–The joint foreign chambers and local business groups have pressed the government anew to respect the Philippine Mining Act as proposed reforms to the law threaten to make the sector even more unattractive to foreign investors. In a briefing Wednesday, Julian H. Payne, president of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, said [...]

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CanCham Board of Trustees meets CABC

The CanCham Board of Trustees met with representatives of the Canada-ASEAN Business Council (CABC) during their visit in Manila on September 4, 2014 for their Annual General Membership Meeting. They discussed the role of the two organizations as well as of mutual priority for advocacy and major regional events.

CanCham President attends 23rd Mindanao Business Conference

CanCham President, Julian Payne attended the 23rd Mindanao Business Conference on September 1-3, 2014 in General Santos City. He also met with Mayor Rivera of General Santos City and  Atty. Raul Josefino F. Miguel, President of General Santos City Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GSCCCII). At the meetings, he shares the establishment of CanCham satellite office in Davao [...]

CanCham joins JFC-Davao

CanCham President, Julian Payne traveled to Davao City for a meeting with JFC-Davao on August 22, 2014 at which CanCham joined the group which includes AMCHAM-Davao, ECCP, and the Japanese Chamber in Mindanao. At the meeting, JFC-Davao announced the Southern Mindanao Growth Corridor Investment Forum on September 19, 2014 at Marco Polo Davao. For more [...]

Two new members of CanCham Membership Committee appointed

The Board of Trustees at its meeting on August 12 appointed Dr. Herbert Buot and Mr. Robert Quinto as non-Trustee members of the CanCham Membership Committee. Herbert Buot is a CanCham member based in Cebu and is President of Confederation of Real Estate Brokers Associations-Cebu. Robert Quinto is a CanCham member based in Davao and [...]