VIP guests to use BMWs during WEF Manila


Posted at May 15 2014 05:25 PM | Updated as of May 16 2014 01:25 AM

BMW 7 Series

MANILA, Philippines - VIP guests attending the upcoming World Economic Forum on East Asia (WEF-EA) in Manila will be using luxury BMW vehicles.

The Philippine government appointed Asian Carmakers Corporation (ACC), the official importer and distributor of BMW cars in the Philippines, as the official premium vehicle partner for the 23rd WEF-EA on May 21-23.

ACC will provide 25 units of the BMW 7 Series to be used as transportation for visiting heads of state and government leaders during their stay in the country. The vehicles will be turned-over to the Philippine government in accordance to the partnership.

"ACC is truly honored to partner with the Philippine government once again as the official premium vehicle partner for the 23rd WEF-EA. We are delighted that our partnership with the government in efforts to boost the country’s economy is sustained and, more importantly, strengthened,” said Maricar Parco, ACC President.

The Philippines is hosting the WEF-EA for the first time.

The WEF East Asia Summit will gather top business leaders from all over the world for a three-day conference to discuss various issues such as the East Asia economic outlook, transparency, gender gap and global citizenship.