The Philippines Norway Business Council, PNBC held its monthly Networking Luncheon with more than 40 members and guests who attended the event. The luncheon was organized at I’m Angus Steakhouse in Metro Manila.
The lunch started out with an update from PNBC regarding the upcoming Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday 19 April, as well as the planned activities and future events.
Also an attendance was Prof. Victor Andres C. Manhit, Managing Director of Philippine Stratbase Consultancy Inc. and President of Stratbase Research Institute who was invited as guest speaker at the event which took place on Thursday 15 March. He held a presentation entitled “Sustained and Inclusive Economic Growth through Right Governance”.
Prof. Manhit’s extensive presentation on the Philippines’ standing in terms of economic and business stability, concluded with a “Right Governance Monitoring Framework”, consisting of five elements, namely:
– Strategic Leadership
– Transparency and Accountability
– Control of Corruption
– Rule of Law
– Preference for the Poor/Effective, Responsive, Provision of Basic Services
“More information will follow on these events, as well as upcoming Networking Luncheons,” writes the Philippines Norway Business Council.