PHL AMBASSADOR BRIEFS EU HEADS OF MISSION IN SINGAPORE ON PH’S 2017 ASEAN CHAIRMANSHIP

Philippine Ambassador Antonio A. Morales sat down with the Heads of Mission of EU missions in Singapore on January 17 to brief them on the Philippines' 2017 Chairmanship of ASEAN.

The briefing was held at the invitation of the Head of the EU Delegation Mr. Michael Fulchs.

During the briefing, Ambassador Morales informed his EU counterparts on the six thematic priorities of the Philippine chairmanship, which was officially launched by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on January 15.

Ambassador Morales also mentioned some of the official meetings that the Philippines will be hosting and possible activities that will be organized to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of ASEAN. END

Source: Republic of Philippines Department Of Foreign Affairs