The Max Pavilion and Hall 9, Singapore Expo
December 16, 2016
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte spoke before the Filipino community in Singapore on the last day of his state visit. A crowd estimate of 5,000 attendees filled the Max Pavilion and Hall 9 of the Singapore Expo.
In his speech, the President reaffirmed his campaign promise to the Filipino people by stressing, “I promised you three things when I ran for office. I promised you to end the proliferation of illegal drugs, corruption, and criminality.”
About 180,000 Filipino workers are currently working in Singapore in the fields of information technology, telecommunications, among others.
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