Manila will play host this week not solely to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) summit but in addition to Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei and Indonesian President Joko Widodo, each of whom are making state visits to the Philippines. “Preparations are now in full swing for all activities scheduled [this] week in Manila,” presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella stated on Sunday. Abella stated the 30th Asean summit, to be held within the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City from April 26 to 29, was the primary of two leaders-level conferences that the nation would host as this 12 months’s chair of Asean. President Duterte will chair the summit, which will probably be atten…

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Source: inquirer