President Rodrigo Roa Duterte Leaves for Vietnam for his Participation in the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with the members of his delegation to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting while on board the Philippine Airlines chartered flight bound for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte does his signature pose with the members of his delegation to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting while on board the Philippine Airlines chartered flight bound for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bids farewell to Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea as the President leaves the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for his attendance to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. The Executive Secretary will take in-charge while the President attends the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte bids farewell to Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea as the President leaves the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for his attendance to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. The Executive Secretary will take in-charge while the President attends the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte waves goodbye to his supporters as he leaves the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for his attendance to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte waves goodbye to his supporters as he leaves the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for his attendance to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded with military honors as he leaves the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for his attendance to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded with military honors as he leaves the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for his attendance to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Special Envoy to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Jose de Venecia Jr. as they prepare to leave the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for their participation to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Special Envoy to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Jose de Venecia Jr. as they prepare to leave the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for their participation to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discussess matters with Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. before the President delivered his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. Also in the photo is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discussess matters with Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. before the President delivered his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. Also in the photo is Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will talk about the economic imbalance and the impact of globalization on the countries who have been left behind during the APEC-ASEAN Dialogue. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will talk about the economic imbalance and the impact of globalization on the countries who have been left behind during the APEC-ASEAN Dialogue. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte responds with a friendly gesture to one of the members of the media who made queries following his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte responds with a friendly gesture to one of the members of the media who made queries following his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will reiterate his call of promoting inclusive growth, investing in human capital, fostering Micro, Small, and Medium enterprises as well as promoting food security during his participation in the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will reiterate his call of promoting inclusive growth, investing in human capital, fostering Micro, Small, and Medium enterprises as well as promoting food security during his participation in the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded with military honors as he leaves the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for his attendance to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accorded with military honors as he leaves the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on November 8, 2017 for his attendance to the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will talk about the economic imbalance and the impact of globalization on the countries who have been left behind during the APEC-ASEAN Dialogue. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will talk about the economic imbalance and the impact of globalization on the countries who have been left behind during the APEC-ASEAN Dialogue. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will talk about the economic imbalance and the impact of globalization on the countries who have been left behind during the APEC-ASEAN Dialogue. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will talk about the economic imbalance and the impact of globalization on the countries who have been left behind during the APEC-ASEAN Dialogue. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Margaux 'Mocha' Uson and Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque while on board the Philippine Airlines chartered flight prior to their departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Margaux ‘Mocha’ Uson and Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque while on board the Philippine Airlines chartered flight prior to their departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect after delivering his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shows a gesture of respect after delivering his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will talk about the economic imbalance and the impact of globalization on the countries who have been left behind during the APEC-ASEAN Dialogue. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Dutere, in his speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to his departure for Vietnam on November 8, 2017, announces that he will talk about the economic imbalance and the impact of globalization on the countries who have been left behind during the APEC-ASEAN Dialogue. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO