7 months PH, France eye more economic cooperation MB |Biz
By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat France, which enjoys huge trade surplus against the Philippines every time a local airline acquires an Airbus plane, bared keen interest in pursuing diverse economic activities in the country from aerospace and automotive electronics parts to marine and shipbuilding, cable cars and direct air services under the reactivated Joint Economic Commission (JEC). Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon M. Lopez and France Secretary of State for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean Baptiste Lamoyne signed the Summary of Discussions at the conclusion of the 8th JEC, which seeks to promote bilateral economic relations between the two countries. “We will ... more