President Rodrigo Roa Duterte led the awarding ceremony for the officers and other agencies who were part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations – National Organizing Council (ASEAN-NOC) during the country’s successful hosting of the ASEAN Summits last year.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Sikatuna on Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on December 3, 2018. The President led the awarding ceremony for the officers and other agencies who were part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations – National Organizing Council (ASEAN-NOC) during the country’s successful hosting of the ASEAN Summits last year. Joining Sec. Medialdea is his wife Maria Bertola Dizon Medialdea. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Sikatuna on Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on December 3, 2018. The President led the awarding ceremony for the officers and other agencies who were part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations – National Organizing Council (ASEAN-NOC) during the country’s successful hosting of the ASEAN Summits last year. Also in the photo is Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, who was also conferred with the Order of Sikatuna. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Sikatuna on Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on December 3, 2018. The President led the awarding ceremony for the officers and other agencies who were part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations – National Organizing Council (ASEAN-NOC) during the country’s successful hosting of the ASEAN Summits last year. Also in the photo are Sec. Lopez’ wife Malou and Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea who was also conferred with the Order of Sikatuna. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with Order of Sikatuna recipient Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and his family following the awarding ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on December 3, 2018. The President led the awarding ceremony for the officers and other agencies who were part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations National Organizing Council (ASEAN-NOC) during the country’s successful hosting of the ASEAN Summits last year. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Sikatuna on Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on December 3, 2018. The President led the awarding ceremony for the officers and other agencies who were part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations National Organizing Council (ASEAN-NOC) during the country’s successful hosting of the ASEAN Summits last year. Joining Sec. Medialdea is his wife Maria Bertola Dizon Medialdea. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO