Message from CWEIC Chief Executive, Richard Burge


Dear Members and Friends,

Last month’s Commonwealth Business Forum (CBF) was a landmark moment for CWEIC, showcasing the Commonwealth’s ability to act as a significant voice in international trade to a global audience. 20 Heads of State attended over the Forum’s packed three-day programme in addition to senior ministers and top executives from many of the largest and most significant companies in the world. With 1400 delegates in total spread across Guildhall, Mansion House and the QEII Conference Centre, this was a truly historic gathering.


Interim Communique Released from 2018 Commonwealth Business Forum


With 2018’s hugely successful Commonwealth Business Forum now over, CWEIC have released an initial Communique summarising the event and detailing its immediate outcomes.


CWEIC Announces Commission on Private Sector Engagement in Commonwealth Education


CWEIC Chairman Lord Marland is leading a delegation of CommonwealthFirst Export Champions at the Commonwealth Games’ Trade 18 Trade and Investment Programme in Queensland.


Better Business for a Better World’ Commonwealth Business Forum Fringe Event Held in Mercer’s Hall


The event, supported by the Amersi Foundation, Lambeth Palace and the St Paul’s institute considered a range of ways in which business can do to allow societies and individuals across the Commonwealth to thrive.


Singapore’s ‘Future Economy’ Discussed, as CWEIC Appoints Raymond Huang as Singapore Country Head


Raymond Huang will lead CWEIC’s new Singapore country hub, helping CWEIC members to access the huge opportunities in this vital centre for Commonwealth Business.


De La Rue Opens New Product Authentication Facility Securing a Strong Future for Malta   


Prime Minister Joseph Muscat opened the facility, which will produce tax stamps, authentication and brand protection products for leading organisations including Microsoft.

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