• Pacific Alliance countries organized in Singapore an event for the promotion of Fintech businesses

    14/11/2019                                                                    News

    On November 11, the Embassies and Trade Promotion Agencies of the member countries of the Pacific Alliance organized a Fintech business promotion event in Singapore, within the framework of the Singapore Fintech Festival 2019 and the week of innovation and technology in Singapore (SWITCH). Fintech is a financial industry that applies new technologies to financial and investment activities. The event was attended by the Heads of Mission of the PA member countries who presented the panorama of the FinTech industry in their respective countries. Likewise, there was the participation of companies of the said category that operate in each of the members of the PA. In the case of Peru, the presentation was given by Mr. Franco Pastor, Co-Founder of "Impulsus" and "Blazar Labs". The event had the support of the Latin American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. The Singapore Fintech Festival 2019 and SWITCH 2019 took place in this City-State from November 11 to 13 and had more than 400 speakers, 900 exhibitors, 41 international pavilions and about 60 thousand participants from 130 countries. This fair is the world’s biggest annual fintech gathering.

  • Embassy of Peru participates in Raffles Institution’s Farewell Assembly 2019

    04/11/2019                                                                    News

    On 18 October, the Ambassador of Peru, Mr.Carlos Vasquez participated in the Farewell Assembly 2019 of the Raffles Institution, one of the most prestigious schools in Singapore. On this occasion, Ambassador Vasquez gave Mr. Xi Wenhan the award “Embassy of the Republic of Peru - Varayoc”. The Varayoc is a symbol of leadership, responsibility, and honesty which comes from the Inca Empire tradition. *The photos are courtesy of Raffles Institution

  • Ambassador of Peru participates as speaker in the presentation of Dr. Parag Khanna

    04/11/2019                                                                    News

    On 21 October, the Ambassador of Peru, Mr. Carlos Vasquez, participated as a speaker at a presentation made by Dr. Parag Khanna about his book, "the Future is Asian". The panel was comprised of Ambassadors from Latin American and Asian countries which discussed the impact of Asia in the world economy and politics. The event was organized by the Latin American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore

  • Peruvian companies exploring possibilities of doing business in Singapore

    04/11/2019                                                                    News

    On 16 October, the Ambassador of Peru in Singapore offered a dinner to the representatives of the Peruvian multinationals AJE Group and Industrias San Miguel who were visiting this country to participate in a boot camp event organized by the Economic Development Board and the Latin American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. The objective of the boot camp event was to show to some Latin American companies the benefits of establishing and doing business in Singapore, and how this country is a gateway for doing business in the Asian region.