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PHA Supports ASEAN Business Awards


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The PHILIPPINE HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION, along with other participating organizations, signed at the Manila Peninsula Hotel on April 29, 2014, the commitment of support to the efforts of the ASEAN BUSINESS ADVISORY COUNCIL PHILIPPINES. The ASEAN-BAC PHil is mandated to provide business inputs and feedback to the Asean Leaders in the creation of the ASEAN Economic Community.

In its efforts to bridge ASEAN Governments with the private sectors, ASEAN-BAC launched the ASEAN Business Awards in 2007 to recognize enterprises that has contributed to the growth and prosperity of the Asean Economy excelling in the categories of : Growth, Employment, Innovation and Corporate Social Responsibility. The ASEAN-BAC Philippines, this time around launched the ASEAN Business Awards Philippines to recognize outstanding Filipino enterprises in the categories of : Innovation, Corporate Excellence, ASEAN Strategy, Women Leadership and Young Entrepeneur. Leading the ceremonial signing were representatives from leading National Organizations namely, the Management Association of the Philippines, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Financial Executives of the Philippines.

The pressing issue that now needs to be discussed among those in the hospital industry is as to the what and how of Asean Integration impacting the healthcare operation. What do they need to be prepared for.