President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s Last Day at the 25th AELM, Bilateral Meeting with China and Press Briefing with Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, in a press conference at the International Media Center (IMC) on the final day of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s participation in the 25th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting (AELM) in Da Nang City, Vietnam on November 11, 2017, reveals the reason why the President opted not to attend the APEC Gala Night. Roque said the President had to attend to a more important matter concerning four Vietnamese sailors who were rescued from the Abu Sayyaf Group captors. Roque, however, reported that one of the four rescued sailors was already found dead. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, in a press conference at the International Media Center (IMC) on the final day of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s participation in the 25th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting (AELM) in Da Nang City, Vietnam on November 11, 2017, echoes the President’s statement on globalization citing that there should be inclusive growth which should benefit both rich and poor countries. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, in a press conference at the International Media Center (IMC) on the final day of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s participation in the 25th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting (AELM) in Da Nang City, Vietnam on November 11, 2017, echoes the President’s statement on globalization citing that there should be inclusive growth which should benefit both rich and poor countries. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang prior to the start of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting (AELM) Retreat I at the Intercontinental Da Nang Resort in Da Nang City, Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang prior to the start of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting (AELM) Retreat I at the Intercontinental Da Nang Resort in Da Nang City, Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins his fellow leaders from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies as they pose for the family photo at the Intercontinental Da Nang Resort in Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins his fellow leaders from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies as they pose for the family photo at the Intercontinental Da Nang Resort in Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joins his fellow leaders from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies as they prepare to pose for the family photo at the Intercontinental Da Nang Resort in Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and members of his delegation discuss matters with People’s Republic of China President Xi Jinping and other Chinese officials during a bilateral meeting at the Crowne Plaza Da Nang in Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and members of his delegation discuss matters with People’s Republic of China President Xi Jinping and other Chinese officials during a bilateral meeting at the Crowne Plaza Da Nang in Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is welcomed by People’s Republic of China President Xi Jinping at the Crowne Plaza Da Nang in Vietnam prior to their bilateral meeting on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and members of his delegation listen to the discussion during the bilateral meeting with People’s Republic of China President Xi Jinping and other Chinese officials at the Crowne Plaza Da Nang in Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte speaks during the bilateral meeting with People’s Republic of China President Xi Jinping and other Chinese officials at the Crowne Plaza Da Nang in Vietnam on November 11, 2017. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO