Music Room, Malacañan Palace
December 19, 2016

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte met with the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to the Philippines, H.E. Zhao Jianhua, in Malacañan Palace.

The Chinese envoy expressed the intention of revitalizing the exchange of intelligence between the two countries. He also talked on intensifying bilateral relationship and ties on trade, tourism, and agriculture, among others.

Ambassador Jianhua was accompanied by Counsellor Sun Yi during the meeting.

President Duterte was joined by National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Foreign Affairs (DFA) Undersecretary Manuel Teehankee, and Assistant Secretary Millicent Cruz-Paredes.