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Philippine President visits UK

06-05-2012 22:36 BJT

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The President of the Philippines, Benigno Aquino the third has arrived in London with an 89-member delegation. This is Aquino's first visit to a European nation since he took office in 2010.

In the UK, Mr Aquino and Filipino tycoons will meet with British and other European businessmen to sign investment deals, particularly on energy, business outsourcing, electronics and IT. Bilateral talks with British Prime Minister David Cameron are expected to strengthen cooperation in dealing with international and reigonal issues.

After his trip to the UK, Aquino will proceed to the US for a working visit on the invitation of President Barack Obama.

Editor:Zhang Jianfeng |Source: CNTV.CN

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