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August 1 2019

PABC Chair Dennis Quintero, Past Chairs Tony Enriquez II & Violy Searby met with Jane Honner, recently appointed Chief Migration Officer at the Australian Embassy last Aug 1, 2019 to discuss, among ot...

July 10 2019

The Philippines-Australia Business Council held its General Membership Meeting (“GMM”) on July 10 2019 at the Manila Elks Club, Corinthian Plaza, Makati City, chaired by PABC Trustee and Chairman Atty...

February 19 2019

Philippines-Australia Business Council General Membership Meeting held on 19 February 2019 at the Manila Elks Club, Corinthian Plaza, Paseo de Roxas, Makati City.

PABC was joined by Public-Private ...

February 18 2019

Philippines-Australia Business Council Courtesy Call on new Ambassador of Australia to the Philippines His Excellency Steven Robinson AO

Back from Left to Right: Ms. Jenni McEwin, Australian Embass...

November 21 2018

Philippines-Australia Business Council (PABC) Chair Dennis Quintero delivered a special message during the Philippine Mineral Reporting Code Committee's (PMRC Committee) Signing Ceremony held last 21 ...

July 25 2018

PABC July General Membership Meeting with Professional Regulation Commission Chair Teofilo Pilando Jr. who spoke on the topic of “Provisions of Reciprocity and Treaty Commitments governing Professiona...

April 25 2018

The Philippines-Australia Business Council (PABC) April General Membership Meeting was held at the Quisumbing Torres office last 25 April. Guest speakers from Australia, Mr. Claudio Lisco (Strategic ...

March 12 2018

General Membership Meeting with Mr. Alex V. Buenaventura, Land Bank President & CEO

January 30 2018

General Membership Meeting with USEC Monchito Ibrahim (DICT)

December 6 2017

General Membership with Mr. Alexander N. Valoria


Mining Philippines 2017 Conference
Mining Philippines 2017 Exhibition
Farewell Party, hosted by Masbate Gold Project

May 8 2017

General Membership Meeting with Dr. Carlos P. David

PCIEERD initiatives in responsible mining and development of the downstream iron and steel industry.

July 3 2012

Charles Sturt University (CSU) Work Exposure Program

Nineteen Students from Charles Sturt University (Australia) visited the Philippines for two weeks in July 2012 for a Business Exposure Program. The aim of the program was to establish strong ties betw...

October 25 2012

Unveiling of the Statue of Rizal at Campbelltown, NSW

White Paper to build Australia's role in Asia


Prime Minister The Hon Julia Gillard MP has announced the commissioning of a White Paper on Australia in the Asian Century, at ...

PABC Talking Points for PAMM 2011 - ATTACHMENT D


Position Paper on 457-Visas

This paper addresses the practical issues resulting from the 2009 reforms to the 457 Visa Scheme.

IELTS Pass Mark

The English language proficiency...

PABC Talking Points for PAMM 2011 - ATTACHMENT C


Investment Opportunities in Philippine Tourism
The Philippine Dept. of Tourism (DOT) is currently formulating a National Tourism Development Plan (NTDP), which is a strategy and ro...

PABC Talking Points for PAMM 2011 - ATTACHMENT B



The PABC and the PPP Program.
The Philippine-Australia Business Council (“PABC”) seeks to encourage the flow of inves...

October 4 2018

PABC held the third roundtable discussion on the Philippine Mineral Reporting Code (PMRC), on Thursday, 4 October 2018, at the Manila Elks Club, Corinthian Plaza building, Makati City. The PABC is o...

PABC Talking Points for PAMM 2011 - ATTACHMENT A

PABC Talking Points for PAMM 2011 - ATTACHMENT A

June 15 2011

Philippines Australia Ministerial Meeting 3

PABC Talking Points for PAMM 2011

Canberra 15 June 2011

Enhance Bilateral Trade
The Philippines and Australia share much in common, and mutually capitalizing our complimentary resources may enh...

November 3 2010

The Asialink Essays

Australia's international relations are increasingly located in Asia rather than the rest of the World.

What are the challenges ahead?
What are the opportunities for business, for greater cultural...