President Duterte trumpets ‘fruitful, productive’ visits to Myanmar, Thailand

President Rodrigo Duterte returned to the country on Thursday, March 23, after his successful back-to-back official visits to Myanmar and Thailand where the Chief Executive spoke with his counterparts on efforts to reinvigorate the Philippines’ trade and security relations with the two Southeast Asian nations.

“Strengthened cooperation”: PRRD completes ASEAN visits

BANGKOK, THAILAND – Foreign Affairs Acting Secretary Enrique Manalo praised the completed ASEAN visits of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte by emphasizing the importance of agreements between countries, including a framework on code of conduct, to promote cooperation, stability, and sustainability during a press briefing held March 22 at the Mandarin Oriental.

Duterte’s Thailand visit highlighted by signing of bilateral agreements

BANGKOK, THAILAND — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha witnessed the signing of documents on areas of cooperation between the Republic of the Philippines and the Kingdom of Thailand at the Santi Maitri Building, Government House in Bangkok on Tuesday, March 21.

PH-Thailand relations in upswing, FilCom and locals excited to see Duterte

Bangkok, Thailand – President Rodrigo Duterte arrives in Bangkok on March 20, immediately after a two-day stay in neighboring Myanmar, to start the official engagement with the Prime Minister of Thailand Prayut Chan-o-cha on March 21, followed by a meeting with the Filipino community on March 22.

Duterte to visit Myanmar, Thailand

President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled for an official visit to Myanmar on March 19 and 20, and then to the Kingdom of Thailand on March 20 to 22.