25 July 2016, Male'; H.E. Mr. Vicente Vivencio T. Bandillo, Ambassador of the Republic of Philippines to the Republic of Maldives, has called on the Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. Dr. Mohamed Asim.
Foreign Minister Asim noted the close bilateral relations between the Maldives and Philippines, and discussed ways of further strengthening the existing ties between the two countries, especially in sectors such as Health, Youth, Trade and Investments.
The Ambassador assured his commitment to working with the Government in strengthening the relations between the two countries and guaranteed Philippines’s cooperation in the international arena.
The Foreign Minister was accompanied by H.E Dr. Hussain Niyaaz, Additional Secretary and Mr. Ahmed Fazeel, Director of the Foreign Ministry of the Maldives.