We would like to thank the Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC) of the Embassy of Japan in Manila for helping us organize the ASIA IN MY POCKET: Japan session held last March 22, 2012 at the SUGI Restaurant in Greenbelt 2.
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.
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