President Rodrigo Duterte, Davao City Mayor Inday Sara along with the other members of the Philippine delegation had been warmly welcomed in their arrival to the Kingdom of Jordan.
The Philippine delegation arrives at the Queen Alia International Airport in Amman on board a Philippine Airlines chartered flight PR001 from Israel on September 5, 2018, to develop the connection between Philippines and then Jordan.
Duterte who’s the very first Filipino leader to visit Jordan was highly welcomed by the Philippine Ambassador to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Ambassador Akmad Sakkam and also Escort of Honor to the President and Ministry of Social Development Minister Hala Lattouf. Some other Jordanian government officials and also members of the dignitaries are also show to welcome President Duterte on his historic travel.
In the video published by Philippine News Agency, it exposed that that the President obtained a Red Carpet welcome with Military Guard of Honor on the arrival of the President Duterte, an indication that Jordan well prepared on the historic visit of the Filipino leader.
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From the Airport, the Filipino chief quickly visited the Intercontinental Hotel in Amman where President Duterte will stay throughout his visit.
Duterte has also been warmly welcomed as he arrived at the hotel, he was acknowledged by Intercontinental Hotel General Manager Carlos Malliaroudaki.
People of the Philippine Embassy in Jordan as well as some Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) also didn’t let the chance to meet and greet the President escape.
Watch the Arrival of President Duterte in the Intercontinental Hotel in Amman:
The President is scheduled to meet with King Abdullah II of Jordan Thursday at Al Husseinieh Palace, following a welcome event by lunch.
President Duterte and also King Abdullah were planned to personally watch the arrangements between Jordan and Philippines.
The agreements would certainly comprise of defense cooperation, labor, OFW welfare, foreign affairs, and also trade and investments.
Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) additionally stated that there’s an agreement on the employment of domestic workers that could be inked which might assist to develop the working situations of the OFWs in Jordan.
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