21st Anniversary of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)

Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City 30 October 2012 President Benigno S. Aquino III graced the 21st anniversary celebration of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in Camp Aguinaldo and witnessed the ceremonial turnover of four refurbished fire trucks donated by the Korean Federation of Fire Associations (KFFA) to the BFP. Two of the four units were continue reading : 21st Anniversary of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)

Courtesy Call by ROK Special Envoy Shim Jae-Cheol

Malacañang 30 October 2012 President Benigno S. Aquino III received Republic of Korea’s (ROK) President Lee Myun Bak Special Envoy  Shim Jae-Cheol in Malacanang. He was accompanied by ROK National Assembly Representative Kim Yong Tae, Korean Ambassador to the Philippines Lee Hyuk and Political Counsellor Kweon Ki Hwan. Also present during the call were Foreign continue reading : Courtesy Call by ROK Special Envoy Shim Jae-Cheol

Business Meeting with Austal

Sydney, Australia 25 October 2012 President Benigno S. Aquino III met with Greg Jason, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Australian military and commercial boat builder Austal. The company chose the Philippines as one of its global manufacturing operations center because of the country’s high level of growth, location and English-speaking people who have the continue reading : Business Meeting with Austal

State Luncheon hosted by Hon. Barry O'Farrell, MP, Premier of New South Wales

Parliament House, Sydney, Australia 25 October 2012 After the courtesy call of Hon. Barry O’Farrell to President Benigno S. Aquino III, the Premier of New South Wales hosted a state luncheon in honor of the President. Before the ceremonial toast, Premiere O’Farrell said that the visit of President Aquino opens up more future opportunities in continue reading : State Luncheon hosted by Hon. Barry O'Farrell, MP, Premier of New South Wales

Call by the Hon. Barry O'Farrell, MP, Premier of New South Wales

Parliament House, Sydney, Australia 25 October 2012 President Benigno S. Aquino III met with Premier Barry O’Farrell after his arrival in Sydney, Australia. Hon. O’Farrell is the 43rd Premier of New South Wales who won a landslide vote in the 2011 elections and also the leader of the Liberal party and the opposition. The State continue reading : Call by the Hon. Barry O'Farrell, MP, Premier of New South Wales