• Short Summary

    THREE OF NINE-MAN BRITISH BUSINESS GROUP, AMONG THEM A WOMAN, EARLY THIS WEEK, CALLED ON MEDINA LACSON DE LEON, THE PHILIPPINE COMMERCE UNDER-SECRETARY AT HER RESIDENCE IN QUEZON CITY.

  • Description

    1.
    MCU MEDINA BEING INTRODUCED TO TWO OTHER MEMBERS OF GROUP BY MR. SHEWAN
    5 ft

    2.
    CU MEDINA SHOWS THEM TO THEIR SEATS
    9 1/2 ft

    3.
    MS MEDINA TALKS TO THEM (TWO SHOTS)
    15 ft

    4.
    CU GOVERNOR CASTILLO MEETS SHEWAN AND SAME TWO OTHER MEN
    21 ft

    5.
    MLS (PAN) CASTILLO TALKS TO SHEWAN WHILE THE TWO OTHERS LOOK ON
    25 ft

    6.
    MS (PAN) NEWSMEN
    27 ft

    7.
    MS THREE MEMBERS OF GROUP
    28 1/2 ft

    8.
    CU SHEWAN TALKS TO NEWSMEN (TILT) DOWN OTHER TEAM MEMBERS
    32 1/2 ft

    9.
    MS (PAN) NEWSMEN
    35 ft

    10.
    MLS MRS. E.B. LAWSON, MEMBER OF GROUP PAN OTHER MEMBERS
    39 ft



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    Background: THREE OF NINE-MAN BRITISH BUSINESS GROUP, AMONG THEM A WOMAN, EARLY THIS WEEK, CALLED ON MEDINA LACSON DE LEON, THE PHILIPPINE COMMERCE UNDER-SECRETARY AT HER RESIDENCE IN QUEZON CITY. THE GROUP, IS HEADED BY MR. JOHN SHEWAN, GENERAL MANAGER OF THE CHARTERED BANK IN LONDON.

    THE GROUP IS IN MANILA FOR A NINE-DAY VISIT AS PART OF A FAR EASTERN TOUR WHICH ALSO INCLUDES JAPAN, HONGKONG AND THAILAND. DURING THEIR STAY, THEY ARE EXPECTED TO CALL ON FILIPINO GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND BUSINESSMEN.

    EARLIER, MR. SHEWAN AND TWO OTHER MEMBERS OF THE GROUP CONFERRED WITH MR. A.V. CASTILLO, GOVERNOR OF THE PHILIPPINE CENTRAL BANK. THEY DISCUSSED BRITISH-PHILIPPINE TRADE. OTHER MEMBERS OF THE GROUP ARE MAKING THEIR OWN LINE OF INQUIRY INTO TRADE PROSPECTS.

    THE GROUP, IS REPRESENTATIVE OF A WIDE SECTION OF BRITISH INDUSTRY. IT IS COMPOSED OF BUSINESSMEN FROM THE LONDON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE BIRMINGHAM CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY.

    AT A PRESS CONFERENCE, MR. SHEWAN SAID THE OBJECTS OF THE GROUP ARE "TO PROMOTE TWO-WAY TRADE BETWEEN BRITAIN AND THE COUNTRIES WE ARE VISITING; AND TO FURTHER THE FRIENDLY RELATIONSHIPS WHICH ALREADY EXIST BETWEEN OUR COUNTRIES."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAKLBRSH4XVBNXXS2K2ZT9DXX6
    Media URN:
    VLVAAKLBRSH4XVBNXXS2K2ZT9DXX6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/03/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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