High-level Philippine Delegation in Washington DC
Philippine Trade and Investment Forum
The Philippine Embassy in Washington DC hosted a Philippine Trade and Investment Forum, April 20, with Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez. US-Philippines Society Directors engaged with Undersecretary Ceferino Rodolfo and Presidential Adviser on Flagship Programs and Projects Vince Dizon.
A high-level Philippine delegation led by Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin and Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez was in Washington DC to attend the World Bank spring meetings and in-person follow up with U.S. government officials after the November Bilateral Strategic Dialogue. See photos below.
The US-Philippines Society welcomed the opportunity for in-person engagement with visiting high-level Philippine officials and recognizes the effective work of the Philippine Embassy led by Ambassador Romualdez, in coordinating a series of productive meetings, April 18-21, 2022 in Washington DC.
“Great to see the completion of the acquisition of Hanjin shipyard in Subic Bay by a U.S.-based firm. An important example of U.S.-Philippine public-private partnership.” – Assistant Secretary of Defense Ely Ratner
Photo credits: Department of Trade and Industry (Sec Ramon Lopez), Department of Foreign Affairs- Office of American Affairs, Philippine Embassy in Washington DC, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Gov Diokno). Department of Defense (Sec Lorenzana), U.S. Department of Commerce