Malacañang invites Trump to join ASEAN Summit

President Rodrigo Duterte has invited United States President-elect Donald Trump to attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in November this year.

Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar says, the invitation has been received by Trump’s office and it has sent an answer to the Palace.

In its reply, Trump’s office acknowledged the receipt of the letter and said they will look into Trump’s schedule and will notify Malacañang as soon as a decision is reached.

The ASEAN Summit will be held in November in Clark, Pampanga.

Trump is set to take his oath as US President on January 20. 

Topics: Trump , Duterte , ASEAN Summit
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