Study Room, Malacañan Palace
July 9, 2018
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte expressed his good wishes to newly elected Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad of Malaysia over a courtesy phone call at the Study Room in Malacañan Palace.
In their conversation, the President conveyed his gratitude to the Prime Minister for Malaysia’s continuous support to the Philippines and imparted his hopes for a strengthened cooperation, particularly in counter-terrorism and maritime security.
In response, Prime Minister Mohamad invited President Duterte to visit Malaysia for a meeting.