Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence
12 June 2023- The Philippine Embassy in Egypt hosted a diplomatic reception for members of the diplomatic community, media personalities, international organizations and guests to celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence.
In his remarks, Amb. Ezzedin H. Tago conveyed the importance of exploring opportunities between the Philippines and Egypt, promoting trade and tourism, and remembering the historic events 125 years ago.
Guest of Honor and representative of the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Hazem El-Tahry, Deputy Assistant Foreign Minister for Asia, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, conveyed his congratulations and reiterated the importance of fostering strong people-to-people ties and enhancing political and economic relations between the two countries.
During the reception, videos highlighting Philippine tourist sites were played. A halo-halo dessert station was a main feature introducing guests to the popular summer delicacy.- END