Del­e­ga­tion to take on Asia

Townsville Bulletin - - NEWS - CHRISTIE AN­DER­SON

AC­TOR Sofia Ver­gara is on an in­spi­ra­tional drive to en­cour­age greater di­ver­sity on our screens.

The Colom­bian model ( above), best known as Glo­ria on Mod­ern Fam­ily, re­veals in The House of Well­ness ( top) that the char­ac­ter was ac­tu­ally A DEL­E­GA­TION of busi­ness peo­ple will travel to Sin­ga­pore in Septem­ber to ex­plore po­ten­tial op­por­tu­ni­ties in the South Asian mar­ket.

The Sin­ga­pore In­sight Del­e­ga­tions will be run from Septem­ber 4- 8 and give par­tic­i­pants an un­der­stand­ing of what the next gen­er­a­tion of Sin­ga­porean in­vestors is look­ing for.

They will also be able to learn di­rectly from lo­cal fi­nanciers and port­fo­lio man­agers on how Aus­tralian busi­ness can take ad­van­tage of the sim­i­lar­i­ties be­tween the coun­tries’ le­gal and fi­nan­cial sys­tems.

Townsville En­ter­prise pol­icy and in­vest­ment di­rec­tor Michael McMil­lan said Aus­tralia was one of Sin­ga­pore’s top in­vest­ment des­ti­na­tions.

“This is most no­table in the com­mer­cial prop­erty sec­tor cre­ated for her by the writ­ers of the hit sit­com.

The beauty now has a dig­i­tal me­dia com­pany to of­fer a voice for to­day’s Latino gen­er­a­tion. In the win­ter edi­tion of The House of Well­ness she also talks health, beauty and fam­ily. where Sin­ga­pore has, for years, been in­vest­ing in large- scale re­tail as­sets across Aus­tralia,” Mr McMil­lan said.

“How­ever, th­ese dy­nam­ics are chang­ing as Sin­ga­porean in­vestors con­sider as­set classes like stu­dent ac­com­mo­da­tion and ho­tels.

“Townsville En­ter­prise is seek­ing to take ad­van­tage of Aus­tralia’s de­vel­op­ing re­la­tion­ship with Sin­ga­pore, pro­vid­ing North Queens­land small to medium size en­ter­prise with the nec­es­sary in­tel­li­gence, sup­port and in­sight re­quired to as­sess op­por­tu­ni­ties sup­port­ive of their own busi­ness devel­op­ment am­bi­tions.

“Through our del­e­ga­tion part­ner­ships with James Cook Univer­sity, Austrade and Trade & In­vest­ment Queens­land, Townsville En­ter­prise has en­sured del­e­gates will have ac­cess to a com­pre­hen-

Closer to home, we fore­cast a bright fu­ture for me­te­o­rol­o­gist Mag­dalena Roze, who is a new parent and has re­leased a cook­book.

Get The House of Well­ness free to­day with the token on page 4 at par­tic­i­pat­ing newsagents. sive range of re­sources that will as­sist in defin­ing par­tic­i­pants’ ex­port readi­ness and de­ter­min­ing an ap­pro­pri­ate mar­ket en­try strat­egy sup­port­ive of in­di­vid­ual com­pany re­quire­ments.”

Townsville busi­ness­man and Premise chair­man Pa­trick Brady will lead one of the del­e­ga­tion ses­sions on ur­ban re­newal, prop­erty and in­vest­ment but he also plans to ex­plore busi­ness op­por­tu­ni­ties while in Sin­ga­pore.

“Our busi­ness has got some ex­per­tise in spe­cial­ist ser­vices that have ap­pli­ca­tion in South­East Asia,” he said.

“I think there is an op­por­tu­nity for Townsville busi­nesses to not just be a ser­vice provider to lo­cal mar­kets … but be big play­ers on the world stage and run na­tional busi­nesses.”

For more de­tails call Townsville En­ter­prise on 4726 2728.

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