Last January 29, Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert Del Rosario visited Iraq to meet with Foreign Affairs Minister Hoshyar Zebari and to discuss the state of the Filipinos in Iraq due to the recent erupting violence in the country.
Ambassador Tago visited the Saudi Minister of Health to deepen the existent relations between Philippines and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Minister of Health showed interest in employing more Filipino medical professionals.
Because of their bravery, competence, professionalism and dedication, Filipino crewmembers of the Italian ship were hailed as the ‘sailing ambassadors’. They are nothing like the Italian captain who abandoned his responsibility.
A group of Qatari investors visted Philippines earlier this week to make investments in different fields in the South East Asian country. Another business group from Qatar will be coming to hold more talks about investment making.
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