YANGON - Philippine Ambassador to Myanmar Alex G. Chua launched the Philippine's 2017 ASEAN Chairmanship to the Filipino community and Filipino-owned businesses at the Philippine Embassy in Yangon on February 17. Ambassador Chua encouraged the Filipino community to promote the Philippine Chairmanship and participate in Embassy's events.

Third Secretary and Vice Consul Stephanie Alexis A. Cruz also shared a brief background on ASEAN and discussed the thematic priorities of the Philippine Chairmanship. END

Source: Republic of Philippines Department Of Foreign Affairs