The anniversary of 70 years of diplomatic relationships between the Philippines and Australia was celebrated in style at the New World Hotel Makati on Thursday November 24.
The gala dinner was hosted by the Australian Embassy along with the Australia-New Zealand Chamber of Commerce (ANZCHAM) who were also celebrating their 35 th anniversary of business connections in the Philippines. The evening was led by Australian ambassador Amanda Gorely
The story of Czech Cubist architecture, the most interesting offshoot of the popular art style best known for Pablo Picasso´s paintings into the field of architecture, is on display at the National Commission for Culture and the Arts Gallery. An exhibition of this unique trend, which was born in Czech capital Prague a century ago, is jointly organized by theCzech Embassy in Manila and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts, in cooperation with the Jaroslav Frágner Gallery in Prague and the Ministry of Culture of theCzech Republic.
British Ambassador Asif Ahmad welcomed his guests and introduced them to the GREAT campaign, a seven-month series of events that showcase the best of British business and culture. Adding to the festivities was the buffet of British eats, beer and other drinks from the UK; notably, fish & chips, shepherd’s pie and pudding which enabled guests to gear up for the ensuing trivia battle of all things British.