Weekly Bullet Points from the Executive Director, Phil Johns [20 October 2016]
Dear Members and Friends
- Happy Women’s Day!
- Exclusive “Members Only” Invitation, Mon 31 Oct, Hanoi: AusCham-MFA MOU signing ceremony and dinner, Government Guest House (complimentary). Accessing 61 other provinces for better business value.
- 10-11 Nov: Would you like to Access Opportunities for Australian Business in Asia? Join the conference, supported by AusCham, in Kuala Lumpur.
- 2 Dec: The Vietnam Business Forum will be held in Hanoi. For sponsorship enquiries, click here.
- 10 Nov: Sundowners HCMC has been postponed by one week to 10 Nov to receive our special guest, the Australian Ambassador, Craig Chittick. Click here.
- Congratulations to AusCham’s corporate sponsors and two AusCham members who received a complimentary ticket to The Economist: Vietnam Summit 2016. Tickets still available for AusCham Members with 20 per cent discount.
- It’s time for membership renewal. Ms Phuong is following up now with our members and, As always, AusCham thanks you for your continued support.
- Congratulations to the Vietnam Swans for hosting the 17th Annual AFL Asian Championships last week in HCMC. 18 teams with 500 players from 13 countries. 70 indigeneous players in the first All Asian Cup. The first Women’s Game at the Champs. One field umpire from India where 1,000 Indians play regularly. Live streaming, with different camera angles and commentary, on Facebook across two days.
- Welcome to new corporate member, Townshend Homes (Vic).
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