Tuesday, 23 August 2016
- Friday, 19 August 2016 PINAY SA SWITZERLAND
- Wednesday, 03 August 2016 Two Young Filipinos Chosen as Global Changemakers in 2016
- Wednesday, 27 July 2016 OVERVIEW OF THE PHILIPPINES-EUROPEAN FREE TRADE ASSOCIATION (EFTA) FTA
- Monday, 18 July 2016 MANILA FAME 2016
Tuesday, 23 August 2016
- Monday, 25 July 2016 FilCom Organization's Update
- Thursday, 21 July 2016 AUGUST 2016 HOLIDAYS
- Wednesday, 18 May 2016 PERFORMANCE OF THE LEYTE DANCE THEATER ON 17 JUNE 2016
- Friday, 29 April 2016 HOLIDAYS OF MAY 2016
HSH Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein and Philippine Ambassador Joselito A. Jimeno
Philippine Ambassador to Liechtenstein Joselito A. Jimeno presented his Letter of Credence to His Serene Highness Prince Alois of Liechtenstein on 11 December 2015. During the call, he informed HSH Prince Alois that the Philippines, strongly advocates the rule of law and said that upholding the rule of law becomes more imperative in the midst of currently evolving geopolitical landscape, especially in relation to maritime and territorial disputes among nations.
Ambassador Jimeno with Swiss State Secretary for Economic Affairs Ineichen-Fleisch
Philippine Ambassador to Switzerland Joselito A. Jimeno called on 09 December 2015 on Swiss State Secretary for Economic Affairs Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch. During the call, Ambassador Jimeno updated the State Secretary on economic developments in the Philippines in recent years, particularly the economic reforms made by the Aquino administration. He briefed the State Secretary on developments regarding the ongoing negotiations on the Philippines-EFTA free trade agreement (FTA).
Photo: Ambassador Joselito A. Jimeno receives a book from Berne City Mayor Alexander Tschâppât
Philippine Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein Joselito A. Jimeno called on Mayor Alexander Tschâppât of the City of Berne on 03 December 2015. Ambassador Jimeno briefed Mayor Tschâppât on developments on Philippine-Swiss relations, including the ongoing free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations between the Philippines and EFTA countries, which include Switzerland. He said that he looks forward to seeing more active and frequent business exchanges between the Philippines and Switzerland once the PH-EFTA FTA is signed.
Ambassador Jimeno also updated the Mayor on the recent developments on security in the Asian region, particularly the West Philippine Sea/South China Sea issue.
For his part, Mayor Tschâppât shared his thoughts on current security issues in Europe, particularly the growing threat of terrorism, concerns about migration andrefugees’ integration, and the increasing support across Europe for conservative parties with populist agenda.
Mayor Tschâppât commented that the City of Berne has not had any problems with Philippine nationals living in the City as they are well integrated into Swiss society.
The two officials also exchanged views on Swiss politics and the forthcoming elections of the members of the Federal Council. END