• Short Summary

    ASIAN BUSINESSMEN WERE URGED IN MANILA ON WEDNESDAY (17 FEB), TO BAND TOGETHER TO ENCHANCE ECONOMIC COOPERATION AMONG THEMSELVES WITH A VIEW TO EVENTUALLY FORMING A REGIONAL ECONOMIC BLOCK "TO COUNTER ANY TRADE DISCRIMINATION" FROM OTHER REGIONAL GROUPINGS.

  • Description

    ASIAN BUSINESSMEN WERE URGED IN MANILA ON WEDNESDAY (17 FEB), TO BAND TOGETHER TO ENCHANCE ECONOMIC COOPERATION AMONG THEMSELVES WITH A VIEW TO EVENTUALLY FORMING A REGIONAL ECONOMIC BLOCK "TO COUNTER ANY TRADE DISCRIMINATION" FROM OTHER REGIONAL GROUPINGS.

    THE PLEA WAS MADE BY OFFICIALS OF THE PHILIPPINE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, WHICH IS SPONSORING A SIX-DAY CONFERENCE OF ASIAN CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE.THE CONFERENCE WAS OPENED ON TUESDAY BY THE MAYOR OF MANILA, MR.ANTONIO VILLEGAS.

    OVER 400 DELEGATES FROM JAPAN, TAIWAN, SOUTH KOREA, SOUTH VIETNAM, OKINAWA, HONGKONG, MALAYSIA, THAILAND, NEW ZEALAND, AUSTRALIA, LAOS AND THE PHILIPPINES ARE ATTENDING.

    IN HIS SPEECH, MAYOR VILLEGAS SAID THE "SO-CALLED UNDER-DEVELOPED WORLD NEEDS TO ESTABLISH WIDER AND FIRMER REGIONAL COOPERATION TO REALISE ITS HOPES OR ECONOMIC FULFILMENT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5CNR583LQSHXTWNBF6FKLDOY6
    Media URN:
    VLVA5CNR583LQSHXTWNBF6FKLDOY6
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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