Singapore president in wreath-laying ceremony at Rizal Monument

Published September 9, 2019, 1:09 PM

by Francine Ciasico

By Joseph Almer Pedrajas 

Singaporean President Halimah Yacob led the wreath-laying ceremony at the Rizal Monument in Manila on Monday morning.

Singaporean President Halimah Yacob lays a wreath at the monument of Dr. Jose Rizal at Rizal Park during a wreath-laying ceremony on Monday, September 9, 2019, President Yacob is in the country for a five-day state visit. She is the first lady president of Singapore. with manila mayor francisco isko domagoso. ( ALI VICOY / MANILA BULLETIN)
Singaporean President Halimah Yacob lays a wreath at the monument of Dr. Jose Rizal at Rizal Park during a wreath-laying ceremony Monday, September 9, 2019, President Yacob is in the country for a five-day state visit. ( ALI VICOY / MANILA BULLETIN)

Yacob is in the Philippines for a five-day state visit. She arrived Sunday afternoon.

After the ceremony, she was scheduled to meet President Duterte in Malacañang.

Malacañang said that trade, cultural, and people-to-people exchanges will top the agenda of the bilateral meeting scheduled today between her and Duterte.

Yacob was joined by Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso during the wreath-laying ceremony.

 
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