Statement of President Aquino upon arrival from the United States and Canada

Pangulong Aquino: Nalulugod po tayong makabalik ng Pilipinas, galing sa matagumpay nating pagbisita sa Estados Unidos at Canada. Alam naman po ninyo, talagang malapit sa atin ang dalawang bansang ito.


Toast of President Aquino for the state dinner hosted by Governor General Johnston, May 7, 2015

Today, just as the Philippines thanks Canada, we also commit ourselves to strengthen the already robust friendship between us, and endeavor to forge a kind of economic relationship that redounds to the betterment of the peoples of Canada and the Philippines.


President Aquino’s remarks upon arriving at Rideau Hall, Ottawa, May 7, 2015

President Benigno S. Aquino III delivered the following remarks upon arriving at Rideau Hall, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on May 7, 2015. He is in Canada for a state visit upon the invitation of the Prime Minister.


President Aquino’s statement before departure for the United States and Canada

“Sa araw pong ito, lilipad tayo patungo sa dalawang bansang talagang malapit sa atin, at itinuturing na pangalawang tahanan ng napakaraming Pilipino: ang mga bansang Estados Unidos at Canada.”


Statement of President Aquino after his arrival from the 26th ASEAN summit

President Benigno S. Aquino III is back in the Philippines, after attending the 26th ASEAN Summit in Malaysia. In the President’s arrival statement, he details his activities in Kuala Lumpur and his discussions with fellow ASEAN heads of state.