President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s Events at the Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte gives a warm welcome to Ambassador Designate of Indonesia to the Philippines Dr. Sinyo Harry Sarundajang before the latter presented his credentials to the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Lapu-Lapu Award Rank of Kamagi on businessman Jose Kho during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and outgoing Ambassador of Lao to the Philippines Phoxay Khaykhamphithoune exchange pleasantries as the latter paid a farewell call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs the Republic Act 11033 ‘Converting the Davao Oriental State College of Science and Technology into a State University’ and Republic Act 11032 or ‘Ease of Doing Business Act’ during the ceremonial enactment at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. Joining the President are Senate President Vicente Sotto III and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President shares a light moment with the players and coaching staff of the San Miguel Alab Pilipinas basketball team who paid a courtesy call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. The San Miguel Alab Pilipinas emerged champion in the ASEAN Basketball League recently. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Sikatuna with rank of Datu on outgoing Ambassador of Lao to the Philippines who paid a farewell call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President, Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, businessman Jose Kho and his family after Kho was conferred with the Order of Lapu-Lapu Award Rank of Kamagi during a ceremony at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte gives a warm welcome to Korean Ambassador to the Philippines Han Dong Man who paid a courtesy call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte discusses matters with Korean Ambassador to the Philippines Han Dong Man who paid a courtesy call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. TOTO LOZANO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs the Republic Act 11033 ‘Converting the Davao Oriental State College of Science and Technology into a State University’ and Republic Act 11032 or ‘Ease of Doing Business Act’ during the ceremonial enactment at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. RENE LUMAWAG/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech after signing the Republic Act 11033 ‘Converting the Davao Oriental State College of Science and Technology into a State University’ and Republic Act 11032 or ‘Ease of Doing Business Act’ during the ceremonial enactment at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. RENE LUMAWAG/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte gives a warm welcome to Ambassador Designate of Indonesia to the Philippines Dr. Sinyo Harry Sarundajang before the latter presented his credentials to the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Order of Sikatuna with rank of Datu on outgoing Ambassador of Lao to the Philippines who paid a farewell call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. Also in the photo are the outgoing Ambassador’s spouse Souddavone and Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs his autograph on the jersey of Dondon Hontiveros, one of the players of the San Miguel Alab Pilipinas basketball team who paid a courtesy call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. The San Miguel Alab Pilipinas emerged champion in the ASEAN Basketball League recently. Also in the photo is Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President shares a light moment with the players and coaching staff of the San Miguel Alab Pilipinas basketball team who paid a courtesy call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. The San Miguel Alab Pilipinas emerged champion in the ASEAN Basketball League recently. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs the Republic Act 11033 ‘Converting the Davao Oriental State College of Science and Technology into a State University’ and Republic Act 11032 or ‘Ease of Doing Business Act’ during the ceremonial enactment at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. Also in the photo are Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Senate President Vicente Sotto III and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President and the players and coaching staff of the San Miguel Alab Pilipinas basketball team who paid a courtesy call on the President at Malacañan Palace on May 28, 2018. The San Miguel Alab Pilipinas emerged champion in the ASEAN Basketball League recently. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO