President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives the credentials of Ambassador of Malaysia to the Philippines Norman Bin Muhamad during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 20, 2019.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte prepares to receive the credentials of Ambassador of Malaysia to the Philippines Norman Bin Muhamad during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 20, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte prepares to receive the credentials of Ambassador of Malaysia to the Philippines Norman Bin Muhamad during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 20, 2019. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets Ambassador of Malaysia to the Philippines Norman Bin Muhamad as the latter submits his credentials to the President during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 20, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discusses matters with Ambassador of Malaysia to the Philippines Norman Bin Muhamad after the latter submitted his credentials to the President during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 20, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for posterity with Ambassador of Malaysia to the Philippines Norman Bin Muhamad after the latter submitted his credentials to the President during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 20, 2019. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO