The Spanish Government honored tycoon Andrew Tan with the Encomienda de Numero de la Orden del Merito Civil or the Commander by Number Grade of the Spanish Order of Civil Merit, at the Spanish Ambassador’s Residence in Forbes Park, Makati City Tuesday night. The short decoration and recognition ceremony will be memorable for Tan, who urged Spanish businessmen to invest in the Philippines in his speech. “Through this award, it is my wish to inspire and help bring Spanish businessmen to the Philippines to also invest here, especially in our booming tourism and infrastructure industry,” Tan said. Tan also said Spain could bring its expertise to help boost the Philippines’ tourism industry. “Spain has always been very strong in the tourism business.
Source: Manila Times May 16, 2018 16:18 UTC