YCH participates in ASEAN Business and Investment Summit.

Nov 21, 2007 12:00:00 AM

ASEAN-BIS: One ASEAN at the heart of Dynamic Asia

YCH participated in the annual ASEAN Business & Investment Summit (ASEAN-BIS) held at Suntec Singapore from 16 to 18 Nov 2007. Our Chairman & CEO Dr. Robert Yap launched the high-profile event with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the ASEAN-BIS in his capacity as Chairman of the ASEAN Business Advisory Council this year.
Attended by more than 900 delegates from the ASEAN region, the ASEAN-BIS was an exciting and successful event that offered key economic insights by regional heads of government and fostered an environment for strengthening regional collaboration opportunities.

The ASEAN-Business Advisory Council Members with His Excellency Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (From L-R: Mr Sunny Verghese of Olam Int�l, Ms Low Sin Ling of SembCorp, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Dr Robert Yap of YCH Group)
  Dr Robert Yap presenting a token of appreciation to Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung who spoke about growth and opportunities with and in Vietnam

Official Opening of the ASEAN-BIS event (From L-R: SBF Chairman Mr Stephen Lee, ASEAN Secretary-General Mr Ong Keng Yong, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, and YCH CEO/ASEAN-BAC & ASEAN-BIS Chairman Dr. Robert Yap)

YCH CEO Dr Robert Yap giving his Opening Remarks as Chairman of the ASEAN-BAC and ASEAN-BIS

ASEAN-BIS Gala Dinner

A gala dinner was held to conclude the success of the ASEAN-BIS events, as well as to present the inaugural ASEAN Business Awards to the �Most Admired ASEAN Enterprise� in the four categories of Growth, Employment, Innovation and Corporate Social Responsibility. The ASEAN Business Awards also commemorated the 40th anniversary of ASEAN.

Friends of YCH at the ASEAN-BIS Gala Dinner

Winners of the ASEAN Business Awards with Minister for Trade & Industry Mr Lim Hng Kiang and Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong
  Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong was the Guest of Honour at the ASEAN-BIS Gala Dinner