Duterte joins 400 VIPs in Japan emperor’s enthronement rites

Duterte joins 400 VIPs in Japan emperor’s enthronement rites

21.10.2019

Duterte joins 400 VIPs in Japan emperor’s enthronement rites

President Duterte joins 400 foreign heads of government and dignitaries in witnessing the ceremonial enthronement of new Japanese Emperor Naruhito today, October 22.

Malacañang said Monday evening that Duterte also brought with him to Tokyo his daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, long-time aide Senator Bong Go, Philippine Ambassador to Japan Jose Laurel, Special Envoy to Japan for Trade and Market Acess Feliciano Belmonte Jr., and Chief of Presidential Protocol and Presidential Assistant on Foreign Affairs Robert Borje.

The President is scheduled to return to the country on Thursday.

He also said that Japan is the Philippines’ second-biggest trading partner and fourth-biggest source and market for Philippine tourism.

Panelo also lauded Japan as the largest Official Development Assistance (ODA) provider to the Philippines.

Nikkei also said that guests from over 190 countries and international organizations were invited, including 400 heads of state and members of royal families, who will be entertained with meals and classical Japanese music.

In May this year, Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo agreed that the relationship between the two countries will become more harmonious with the ascension of Emperor Naruhito.

Read more: Manila Bulletin News

Duterte to witness Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement as one of 400 invited international VIPsPresident Duterte will be one of the 400 foreign VIPs invited to witness the ceremonial enthronement of new Japanese Emperor Naruhito.

Duterte to witness Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement as one of 400 invited international VIPsPresident Duterte will be one of the 400 foreign VIPs invited to witness the ceremonial enthronement of new Japanese Emperor Naruhito.

Duterte off to Japan to attend emperor's enthronementPresident Rodrigo Duterte is set to fly for Japan to attend the enthronement ceremony of the East Asian nation's new emperor. Japan japan with the palamunin nanaman... sana hindi mukhang dugyot bukas... Marami na namang babayarang turista ang taxpayer para magshopping sa Ginza ...

PRRD set to fly to Japan for enthronement of Japanese EmperorDAVAO CITY --- President Rodrigo Duterte is set to fly to Japan on Monday to attend the enthronement of the new Japanese emperor. janwa_king Ingat Mr. President.

Duterte flies to Japan for Emperor Naruhito’s enthronementThe President will be among over 100 foreign leaders who will attend the enthronement on Tuesday, October 22, at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. He will also be a guest at the Emperor's Banquet and the Prime Minister's Banquet.

Duterte to bring 'lean' delegation to JapanPresidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo says President Rodrigo Duterte will not bring a lot of government officials with him on his current trip to Japan. I don't understand why Bong Go is always part of the delegation? Ah he brought his boyfriend Bong Go ! I was afraid he wouldn't come... Glad taxpayers could afford to bring him too. Tangina si Bong Go na naman?

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