Special thanks to Ambassador Anota, Consul General Jalandon-on Louis and Trade Representative Emmanuel Ang for attending the monthly APBC meeting for the month of August. The Ambassador and her team gave an update of certain mining and business outcomes in relation to the recently concluded PAMM 2014 held in the Philippines last February. In addition to this, there was a friendly understanding regarding collaboration of news and business articles between the Department of Trade and Industries and the APBC . This will be achieved by linking each other's news from their respective websites. The meeting and briefing was concluded with a friendly dinner gathering at the IZAKAYA MASUYA Japanese Restaurant.