Weekly Bullet Points from the Executive Director, Phil Johns [8 July 2016]
Dear Members and Friends
  • Sundowners tonight, 6pm at Le Meridien. MC: Jason Turnbull. NGO of the Month: Heart Reach Australia. In Hanoi, new Australian Ambassador, Craig Chittick will join Sundowners.
  • This week, AusCham President Chau Ta met with Dr Nguyen Hoang Long, the Director General of Department for Foreign Affairs of Provinces. Outcome: AusCham’s members now have an additional channel of access to all 63 provinces. Click here.
  • Thanks to Group GSA architects (AusCham Member), we now have an amazing and freshly renovated office in HCMC. Finishing touches being done. Thank you to Group GSA! Photos to follow.
  • Thurs 14 July, factory tour to QLM Labels (AusCham Member), near HCMC airport. State of the art technology and challenging community thinking by seamlessly assimilating several disabled persons into their workforce. Book now.
  • Congratulations to Dao Xuan Hoang who is the founder of Monkey Junior. He just won 1st prize at the Global Innovation through Science and Technology Competition 2016 in Silicon Valley. Hoang is an Aussie Alumnus from University of Technology Sydney (AusCham Member). Click here.
  • AusCham Board will hold monthly Board meeting next Tuesday, 12 July, via video conference from Austrade offices in Hanoi and HCMC.
  • Please take note of advertising members, Angsana Lang Co and Western Australian Primary and High School.
  • Thank you to new Corporate Member, Lotus Cruises Company Limited; new SMEs: Ramsay McDonald Group and Stamford Healthcare Company Limited; new NGO, Centre for Community Health Research and Support; renewing Corporate Members: Australian Institute of Company Directors, Cintac Timber PTY LTD, DA Global Logistics, Hoi An Express, Le Meridien Saigon, Pegasus Investment and Consultancy Joint Stock Company, Sofitel Plaza Hanoi, Song Xuan Trading as XoneFM, The University of Sydney Business School and WhiteCorp International.
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