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PM meets Russian, Philippine leaders at ASEAN Summit

PM meets Russian, Philippine leaders at ASEAN Summit

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held separate meetings with Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on the sidelines of the 31st ASEAN Summit and related summits in Manila on November 14.

Philippines seeks investment from Japan

Philippines seeks investment from Japan

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has called on Japanese firms to pour more investment in infrastructure, agriculture and other sectors in his country, affirming that Japan is a longtime ally of the Philippines.

Philippine President visits China

Philippine President visits China

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Beijing late October 18, beginning his four-day state visit to China.

Philippines to maintain alliance with US

Philippines to maintain alliance with US

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said that he will keep in place existing agreements and military alliance with the US despite his plans to end all future joint military exercises with the long-standing ally.

Philippine President declares ceasefire ahead of peace talks

Philippine President declares ceasefire ahead of peace talks

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on August 20 declared an indefinite ceasefire to pave the way for resuming peace negotiations with the leftist insurgent force, which is slated to take place on August 22 in Oslo, Norway.

Philippine President welcomed in Vietnam

Philippine President welcomed in Vietnam

State President Nguyen Minh Triet received President of the Philippines, Benigno S. Aquino III, on October 26, for his first official visit to Vietnam from October 26-27, to attend the 17th Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Hanoi.