President Rodrigo Roa Duterte Graces the 84th Anniversary Celebration of DOLE

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrives at the jam-packed Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City for his attendance to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration on December 8, 2017. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is greeted by guests upon his arrival at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City for his attendance to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration on December 8, 2017. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect as he takes center stage during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with the officials of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) during the agency’s 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017, gives his assurance that he and his administration will strive hard to give a comfortable life for the Filipinos. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte turns over the check worth over P1.7-million to Baler Mayor Nelianto Bihasa during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. The check will fund the establishment of retail stores for motorcycle parts, vulcanizing service centers, and car wash services. Also in the photo is Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does a duet with one of the performers during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017, reiterates that he is bent on fulfilling his campaign promise of eliminating corruption in government. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte flashes his signature pose with the officials of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) during the agency’s 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. YANCY LIM/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017, gives his assurance that he and his administration will strive hard to give a comfortable life for the Filipinos. YANCY LIM/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III on the sidelines of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte applauds while witnessing the program proper during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. Also in the photo are Senator Sherwin Gatchalian, Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello III, Bulacan Governor Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado, and Malolos City Mayor Christian Natividad. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with Senator Sherwin Gatchalian, Bulacan Governor Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado, and Malolos City Mayor Christian Natividad during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) 84th Anniversary Celebration at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in Malolos City on December 8, 2017, reiterates that he is bent on fulfilling his campaign promise of eliminating corruption in government. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO