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China Business Philippines - 01 September 2009
Subject: China Business Philippines - 01 September 2009
Send date: 2009-08-31 19:56:29
Issue #: 9
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China Business Philippines - 10 August 2009, Monday

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Unique Philippine Foods
and the World Market
ByGerel & Wayne Roa

Bagoong is fermented fish meat found in almost all places in the Philippines. Patis is the salty golden goo that remains after the bagoong is harvested.

Although a potentially profitable export, especially to countries with a significant Filipino population, these are not accepted by many countries.

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The Economics of Working Holidays
By Wainwright Gregory Yu

Holidays are notorious the world over for their uncanny ability to make people spend more; so much so that, in 2001, President Arroyo decided to formally include holiday manipulation, a.k.a. “Holiday Economics,” as part of the then-new government’s list of principal economic policies.

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Thinking Ahead
The Philippines is second to India in terms of size of general population not interested in planning their finances after retirement.

More Q-Notes RP

It’s Everything You Want
By Kris C. Lim  

Mitsubishi has outdone itself. It successfully combined beauty, style, ruggedness, and riding comfort in just one market entry.

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September 2-6
Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair
Venue: Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
Organizer: Hong Kong Trade Development Council

September 24-25
Creative Decision Making & Personal Effectiveness Skills for Leaders & Managers
Venue: Astoria Plaza

September 25-27
Kasalang Filipino 2009
Venue: Robinsons Place Bacolod City

October 7-10
6th Print & Label Philippines 2009
Venue: SMX Convention Centre

October 13-16
Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn Edition)
Venue: Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
Organizer: Hong Kong Trade Development Council

October 13-16
Electronics Asia
Venue: Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
Organizer: Hong Kong Trade Development Council

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