President Rodrigo Roa Duterte attends the thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration of Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on October 28, 2018.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano during the latter’s thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration held at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on October 28, 2018. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets People’s Republic of China State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi during the thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration of Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano held at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on October 28, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People’s Republic of China State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi exchange pleasantries during the thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration of Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano held at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on October 28, 2018. Also in the photo is the Former Foreign Affairs Secretary. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte extends his hand to his son Sebastian who showed a gesture of respect upon the President’s arrival at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City for his attendance to the thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration of Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano on October 28, 2018. Also in the photo are the President’s partner Cielito Avanceña and Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration of Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, expresses his gratitude to the Former Foreign Affairs Secretary for his efforts in advancing the country’s interest in the international community and helping Filipinos overseas. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration of Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, expresses his gratitude to the Former Foreign Affairs Secretary for his efforts in advancing the country’s interest in the international community and helping Filipinos overseas. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte listens to the speech of Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano during the latter’s thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration held at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on October 28, 2018. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano during the latter’s thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration held at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on October 28, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano during the latter’s thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration held at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on October 28, 2018. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with Taguig City Mayor Maria Laarni Cayetano, People’s Republic of China State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, and Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano during the Former Foreign Affairs Secretary’s thanksgiving dinner and 48th birthday celebration held at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on October 28, 2018. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO