Events


Day
31 March 2020

Quarterly Breakfast Talk: 

Geopolitical trends in the Indo-Pacific

  • Day & Date: Tuesday, 31 March 2020
  • Time: 2.30pm to 4.30pm
  • Venue: Gilmour Room, Level Two, Singapore Cricket Club
  • Registration Fee: $35 for UAESBC Members OR $40 for non-UAESBC Members (inclusive of light buffet breakfast)
  • Speaker: Bilahari Kausikan, Chairman, NUS Middle East Institute and former Permanent Secretary of Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Register by submitting the following online form before 23, March 2020: https://forms.gle/PVewNMhxvG4WW3an8

Bilahari Kausikan is currently Chairman of the Middle East Institute, an autonomous institute of the National University of Singapore. He has spent his entire career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs before retiring as Ambassador-at-Large in 2018. During his 37 years in the Ministry, he served in a variety of appointments at home and abroad, including as the Second Permanent Secretary and Permanent Secretary. He holds degrees from the National University of Singapore and Columbia University.

 


Day
26 March 2020

UAESBC Annual General Meeting 2020

  • Day & Date Thursday, 26 March 2020 – AGM
  • Time: 2.30pm to 4.30pm
  • Venue: Park View Square Board Room, Level 24, 600 North Bridge Rd, Singapore 188778
  • Attendance: UAESBC MEMBERS ONLY (Please email contactus@uaesbc.com for more info)

As a business council that is registered under Singapore’s Registrar of Societies, the UAESBC is required to organise an Annual General Meeting for all our members. At the AGM, they will be briefed by our Office Bearers on the activities of the Council in the previous year. Members will also vote in the Office Bearers for the next term. They will also get a chance to get to know and network with our esteemed line-up of EXCO as well as other new members who have joined up recently. The UAE Ambassador to Singapore, His Excellency Dr Mohamed Omar Balfaqeeh, who is a Patron of the UAESBC, will also be gracing the AGM.

 


Day
To be Announced

Introduction to Arabic Language and Culture:

  • Trainer: Mr Tarek El Sayed, Economic Analyst, UAE Embassy
  • Dates: To Be Announced
  • Time: 6pm to 7.30pm
  • Venue: ADCCI Meeting Room, 80 Anson Road, #32-01A, Fuji-Xerox Towers, Singapore 079907
  • Registration via online form: https://forms.gle/wFzpRe1frXiCqNvg8


 
Day
To be Announced

Annual UAE Investment Workshop – Presenting KIZAD and the COSCO Partnership

 



Past Events

Day
13 Jan 2020

UAESBC-SMCCI Joint Networking Session

Start the brand new year, with our first inter-chamber networking session between UAESBC members and members of the Singapore Malay Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SMCCI)!

  • Day & Date Monday, 13 January 2020
  • Time: 2.30pm – 4.00pm
  • Venue: SMCCI, 15 Jln Pinang, Singapore 199147

For a summary of the above event, please click

 


Day
11 December

Breakfast Talk

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  • Breakfast Talk: Investing on Asia – the Dynamo of the World
  • Speaker: Mr Gareth Nicholson, Head of Fixed Income (DPM), Bank of Singapore
  • Venue: Gilmour Room, Level Two, Singapore Cricket Club
  • Registration Fee: $35 (for UAESBC Members) $40 (for non-UAESBC Members)
  • Registration: via email to contactus@uaesbc.com
  • For the brief summary about, pleaseCLICK HERE
Day
11 December

Breakfast Talk

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  • Breakfast Talk: Investing on Asia – the Dynamo of the World
  • Speaker: Mr Gareth Nicholson, Head of Fixed Income (DPM), Bank of Singapore
  • Venue: Gilmour Room, Level Two, Singapore Cricket Club
  • Registration Fee: $35 (for UAESBC Members) $40 (for non-UAESBC Members)
  • Registration: via email to contactus@uaesbc.com
  • For the brief summary about, pleaseCLICK HERE

Day
26 Oct to 1 Nov 2019

 Trade Mission to Abu Dhabi and Dubai

  • Dates: 26 Oct 2019 to 1 Nov 2019
  • Admin Fees: $1,700* plus $200 for members, or plus $650 for non-members. 

*Eligible for up to 70% refund under iMap funding. 

For more details, please CLICK HERE or email elizabeth@flasingapore.org

Jointly organised by Franchising and Licensing Association (Singapore) and UAESBC.

Supported by Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Enterprise Singapore. 


Day
02 Oct 2019

Breakfast Talk

  • Breakfast Talk: Challenges Facing the Retail Sector
  • Guest Speaker: Mr Simon Naga, Vice President, Al Futtaim Group (Asia)
  • Date: Wednesday, 02 Oct 2019
  • Time: 8.30am – 10.30am
  • Venue: Singapore Cricket Club, Level Two, Gilmour Room
  • Registration Fee (inclusive of refreshments): $35 for members / $40 for non-members
  • Registration by providing name, designation, email, company/organisation and contact number to contactus@uaesbc.com
  • For more info about the speaker and the event, please click HERE.

To access a brief summary and photos from this Breakfast Talk please CLICK  HERE

 


Day
23 Aug 2019

UAESBC Anniversary Dinner:

  • Beneficiary: Movement of the Intellectually Disabled (MINDS)
  • Date: 23 Aug 2019
  • Time: 6pm
  • Venue: Grand Ballroom, The Intercontinental, Singapore
  • Tickets on Sale Now via email to contactus@uaesbc.com
  • For ticket information and event details please refer to event flyer.

For more information about UAESBC First Anniversary Charity Gala Dinner, click HERE, for a brief summary of the event.


Day
02 Aug 2019

Oil, Petrochemical and Logistics Seminar

  • Sponsors: Borouge, ENOC, First Abu Dhabi Bank and Horizon Terminals
  • Date: 02 Aug 2019
  • Time: 9am to 2pm
  • Venue: Suntec City Convention Center
  • Registration by invitation only.
  • For more info, please refer to programme booklet.

For more information about the Oil, Petrochemical and Logistics Seminar, please read the summary  HERE


 

 

 
Day
13 Jul 2018

Quarterly Breakfast Talk

Singapore and UAE Bilateral Relations and Opportunities for Growth in the Future

  • Guest Speaker: His Excellency Samuel Tan, Singapore’s Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates
  • Time: 8.30am – 10am
  • Venue: Singapore Cricket Club, Gilmour Room
  • $35/pax
  • Please contact us at +65 6732 0928 or contactus@uaesbc.com if you are interested to attend

Click HERE for a brief summary of the breakfast talk.


Day
29 Nov 2018

Quarterly Breakfast Talk

Implications On UAE Trade Considering The Changing Regional Geo-Political Situation

  • Guest Speaker: His Excellency Dr Mohamed Omar Abdulla Balfaqeeh, UAE’s Ambassador to Singapore
  • Time: 8.30am – 10am
  • Venue: Singapore Cricket Club, Padang Room
  • $35/pax (UAESBC members) / $40/pax (non-members)
  • Click here for more details on the event.
  • Please contact us at +65 6732 0928 or contactus@uaesbc.com if you are interested to attend
  • Click here for updates on the breakfast talk.

Day
05 Dec 2018

Investment Workshop: Doing Business in UAE

  • Time: 9am – 1pm (registration commences at 8.30am)
  • Venue: Singapore Business Federation – Seminar Rooms 2 & 3 (160 Robinson Road #06-01 SBF Center, Singapore 068914)
  • Dress code: Business attire
  • Fee: Complimentary for members of UAE Singapore Business Council and Singapore Business Federation / S$50 (inclusive of GST) for non-members
  • *Click here to register*
  • Registration closes on Friday, 30 November 2018. For any enquiry, please contact Claire Lim (email: clylim@sbf.org.sg / tel: 6827 6898) or Stella Ng (email: stella.ng@sbf.org.sg / tel: 6827 6842).
  • Confirmation of your registration will be emailed to your company upon receipt of full payment. Please note that the fee is not refundable in the instance of no-show.
  • Click here for workshop programme.
  • Click here for updates on the workshop.
 

Day
08 Mar 2019

Quarterly Breakfast Talk

Role of Singapore in China’s Belt and Road Initiative Projects

Guest Speaker: The Honourable Mr Lee Yi Shyan, Member of Parliament for East Coast GRC, Chairman of Business China (Singapore) and Patron of the UAE Singapore Business Council

Time: 8.30am – 10.30am

Venue: Singapore Cricket Club, Gilmour Room

Registration Fee (inclusive of refreshments):

$35 for members / $40 for non-members

Click here for a brief summary of this breakfast talk


 

 
Day
04 Jun 2019

Quarterly Talk – Economic Outlook and Overview of the GCC

Guest Speaker: Dr Monica Malik, Chief Economist, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

Time: 3.00pm to 5.00pm

Venue: Singapore Cricket Club, Gilmour Room Attendance is via Invitation Only Sponsored

by: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank