Government urged to consider various views on TRAIN 2

(Phil. Star) – The British Chamber of Commerce Philippines (BCCP) wants the government to consider views and concerns raised by various groups on the proposed second package for tax reform and see how the changes could affect the aim of attracting more foreign direct investments (FDIs) to the country. BCCP executive chairman Chris Nelson said …

British firms still keen on investing in the Philippines

(Business Mirror, 6 September) – British investors remain optimistic about the country’s growth prospect in spite of accelerating inflation and tempered GDP growth, as they look forward to the fruits of this administration’s infrastructure binge. In an interview with reporters, Christopher J. Nelson, executive chairman of the British Chamber of Commerce Philippines (BCCP), said British …

BCCP Chairman promotes strengthening UK-PH Economic Ties

Despite the slight reduction in growth rates in the past quarter, the Philippines continues to be a strong prospect, with strong growth rates and ongoing infrastructure programs. There has been a growing interest as shown by more than 2,000 businesses which the BCCP has assisted over four years, and some have set up businesses here …

British Chamber celebrates with Davao Chamber on its 50th Anniversary

    British Chamber of Commerce Chairman Chris Nelson (5th from left) recently joined the Davao City Chamber of Commerce Industry’s 50th Anniversary celebration held in Davao City. Shown in photo are PCCI Chairman George Barcelon (6th from left) and DCCCII President Art Milan (2nd from left) and DCCCII Board members.       British Chamber Chairman Chris Nelson …

British Chamber Exec Lauds PRRD Over Ease of Doing Business Act

In Photo (L-R):  British Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines Chairman Chris Nelson, Iloilo Vice Mayor Jeffrey Ganzon, National Historical Commission Executive Director Luduvico Badoy, and Iloilo Mayor Jose Espinosa III, at the turnover ceremony of the newly restored Ker & Company Ltd. Building in Iloilo City.   ILOILO CITY (PNA) — The chairman of the British Chamber …

2nd BCCP Bartending Competition highlights World Gin Day celebration

  Ceremonial Toast  (L-R): BCCP Vice Chairman William Bailey, Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Philippines Daniel Pruce,  GSMI’s General Manager Emmanuel Macalalag, Channel and Activations Manager Moi Rodriguez, Marketing Manager Ronald Molina, Group Product Manager Glenn Miguel and Brgy. Ginebra point guard Jett Manuel toast to the 4th run of this celebration of World Gin …

British Chamber holds 4th Joint Economic Briefing

  19 June 2018 – The British Chamber of Commerce together with the Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish chambers recently held the 4th Joint Economic Briefing on Foreign Direct Investments at Makati Diamond Residences. Over a hundred participants attended the briefing which was opened by a Keynote speech from Department of Finance Undersecretary Karl Chua. Undersecretary Chua emphasized …

BCCP participates in BISEA UK Roadshow 

  30 April – 11 May  British Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines is represented by Chris Nelson at the Britain in Southeast Asia (BiSEA) Roadshow in the United Kingdom. Various companies from different regions have the opportunity to have 1-2-1 meetings with Chris and other Southeast Asian British Chamber representatives, to understand more about the respective …

British Chamber convenes in Annual General Meeting

In Photo: British Chamber 2018 Board of Trustees with Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Philippines Daniel Pruce. Not in Photo: Trustees Lynette Ortiz and Antonio De Rosas   The British Chamber of Commerce Philippines (BCCP) hosted its Annual General Meeting last 24 April 2018 at Dusit Thani Manila to present the organization’s performance in 2017 …

British Chamber holds a successful 6th Great British Golf Tournament

19 April – BCCP, in partnership with Coventry Motors, recently held the Great British Golf Tournament, an annual golf event now on its 6th year at Wack Wack Golf & Country Club, Mandaluyong City. Over 85 BCCP Members, along with their guests, started the tournament by teeing off at 12noon. Golfers finished their rounds by 5PM. …