ADB Headquarters, Mandaluyong City
May 22, 2023

President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. engaged in a discussion with Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Masatsugu Asakawa and ADB Senior Officials in a meeting at the ADB Headquarters in Mandaluyong City.

The meeting agenda included future programs of the Administration, climate change, digitalization, Overseas Development Assistance (ODA), and the creation of food stamps as proposed by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), among others.

Department of Finance (DOF) Secretary Benjamin Diokno, Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Secretary Amenah Pangandaman, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Alfredo Pascual, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Felipe Medalla, National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Secretary Arsenio Balisacan, Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Jaime Bautista, and Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Manuel Bonoan joined President Marcos Jr. in the meeting.