May 16, 2018
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte received His Excellency Prime Minister Peter Charles Paire O’Neill of Papua New Guinea in a welcome ceremony at the Malacañan Palace grounds.
Following the welcome ceremony, Prime Minister O’Neill, together with the members of his delegation, proceeded to the Reception Hall of Malacañan Palace for the signing of guestbook.
Prior to his meeting with the President, the Prime Minister convened with the country’s business leaders in a roundtable business forum at the Solaire Resort and Casino in Pasay City. He also met with the officials from the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) and Philippine Carabao Center.
The head of the state came to the Philippines for a three-day Official Visit. The two leaders met at the sidelines of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam on 2017.
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