The Embassy of Sweden Manila celebrated the National Day of Sweden on 6 June at The Fifth of Rockwell.
Here in the Philippines, the embassy wants to use the national day to promote Sweden and to update the image of Sweden as an innovative and progressive country—and they would like to do it with the Swedish private sector.
Over 600 guests from the Philippine government, diplomatic corps, local and international civil society organizations, Swedish and Philippine business community enjoyed a night of Swedish food and Swedish music at the newest events hall in the country! They were also able to see the Fashion Revolution: The Future of Textiles exhibition, part of the embassy’s sustainability drive this year!
The National Day of Sweden reception was hosted by the embassy in partnership with Volvo Car Philippines, Atlas Copco Philippines Inc, Scania Philippines, Ericsson Philippines, Swedish Match Phils., BDO Unibank, Epiroc, Transcom Worldwide, EDSA Ortigas, Autodelta Coach Builders, Inc. (Volvo Buses Philippines and SKF Philippines. The event is also supported by Thai Airways Philippines, Don Papa Rum and Carmen’s Best Ice Cream.