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The SEA-LAC Trade Center Inauguration Ceremony

July 13th, 2009 - The University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC), the Thai Chamber of Commerce and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) jointly embark on a strategic action plan in order to enhance trade and investment and to improve the exchange of knowledge and best practices between LAC-SEA countries.

The SEA-LAC Trade Center (UTCC) is in the final stages of launching a new academic research center to promote trade and investment between Latin America and the Caribbean and Southeast Asia based in Bangkok, the IDB will assist UTCC with the implementation of cross-regional knowledge exchange and databases. The IDB will also support the strengthening of LAC-SEA trade relations by promoting networking and communications related to UTCC.

On July 13th, 2009, the SEA-LAC Trade Center launched the Inauguration Ceremony at the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Surin Pissuwan was honorable keynote speaker in the topic of “The future of ASEAN and Latin America in the new world order.” Ambassadors of Latin American countries in Thailand, and representatives from ASEAN Foundation and Thai Chamber of Commerce were honorable discussants in the topic of “What should we do for SEA-LAC trade and investment under the current global crisis?”



SEA-LAC Trade Center : The Southeast Asia and Latin America Trade Center : University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce
126/1 Vibhavadee-Rangsit Road, Dindaeng, Bangkok 10400, Thailand. Tel. +66-2697-6641-2 Fax. +66-2277-1803 E-mail : sealac@utcc.ac.th