Beyond Buzzwords: Transforming Philippine Agriculture!

Philippines, US-ASEAN Business Council Bilateral Meeting

Author: DA Communications Group | 16 October 2019

The Philippine delegation, led by Agriculture Secretary Dar, met with the the US-ASEAN Business Council (USABC) on October 15, 2019 in Brunei Darussalam to discuss possible areas and priorities for collaboration.

USABC is an advocacy group that aims to foster economic growth and trade ties between the United States and ASEAN member-states. It is the only US-based organization stipulated in the ASEAN charter.

USABC Senior Vice President for Policy Marc Mealy, along with the other official of the companies presented specific areas and priorities particularly in going forward where both groups might be able to collaborate for future endeavor. (Photos by Rita dela Cruz, DA Communications Group)

Bidders' Forum

This event aims to apprise the Bidders on the Standard Bidding Procedures of the Department of Agriculture - Office of the Secretary and the introduction of Green Procurement conditions in the procurement of Lease of Venue, Catering of Food Provision and I.T. Equipment.

As such, we highly encourage you to join and participate in this meaningful event as we have allotted two (2) slots per company on a "First come, First Served" basis. This activity will be held in Region IV-A, exact location to be announced.

Registration Link: https://forms.gle/yZRVNED32UbhKp2M6