PHL, Vietnam to level up bilateral trade

Hanoi, Vietnam – The Philippines and Vietnam have agreed to further beef up its bilateral trade during the first official visit of President Rodrigo Duterte here. In a press briefing on Thursday, September 29, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez said that both President Duterte and his counterpart, Vietnamese President Tran Dai […]

Duterte assures full protection of OFWs from abuses

(Hanoi, Vietnam) Citing their invaluable contributions to nation-building, President Rodrigo Duterte has promised to shield overseas Filipino workers from abuses and corruption. During his meeting with the Filipino community here on Wednesday night, President Duterte said he would implement reforms to eliminate red tape and corruption in government agencies such as the Bureau of Customs […]

Pres. Duterte in Vietnam to further bolster diplomatic ties

(Hanoi, Vietnam)– President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday, September 29, started his official visit here with a wreath-laying ceremony at the Monument of the National Heroes and Martyrs. The President wore a barong and black pants and was accompanied by Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang. Also with the President at the wreath-laying ceremony were Cabinet Secretary […]

Vietnamese President receives President Duterte at Presidential Palace

(Hanoi, Vietnam) Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang warmly welcomed President Rodrigo Duterte, together with his delegation, as he visited the Presidential Palace on the second-day of his official visit here Thursday. Upon his arrival, President Duterte was received by President Quang and was accorded an official welcome ceremony. The President and his official delegation were […]