Bilateral relations

  • Statement of the Embassy of France to the Philippines

    "France strongly believes in the importance of the rule of law, due process and respect for human rights in all countries, including the Philippines."

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  • French National Day celebration in the Philippines

    French Ambassador to the Philippines Thierry Mathou led the celebration of the French National Day on July 14, where more than 700 guests shared good food, good music, and good company "à la française" side-by-side with the French community in the Philippines.

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  • French Ambassador Thierry Mathou receives Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano

    French Ambassador Thierry Mathou and Secretary of Foreign Affairs Alan Peter Cayetano have lunch together at the French Residence on June 12 to celebrate Independence Day and 70 years of friendship between France and the Philippines.

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  • She for She Portraits

    Through this exhibition, women from different walks of life shared with us their definition of women’s solidarity. These portraits were displayed during the She For She: Night event at the Pineapple Lab last May 16, 2017.

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  • She for She : A Forum to Celebrate Women’s Solidarity

    She for She, a forum which takes place on May 16, 2017 as part of the "PhilFrance : Feel French !" festival, aims to highlight different initiatives of women supporting other women in various fields.

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  • French frigate "Guépratte" arrives in Manila

    The French warship "Guépratte" docked in Manila on May 4 for a goodwill visit until May 7, 2016, during which the ship’s crew, led by Commanding Officer Claire Pothier, participated in a series of joint exercises with the Philippine Navy.

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  • Philippines, a potential market for ‘spiritual tourism’

    The Embassy of France to the Philippines and Atout France, the French Tourism Development Agency, will lead a delegation of French tourism professionals in Cebu City and Metro Manila from February 27 to March 3, 2017 to promote France as a destination for ’spiritual tourism’ among Filipinos.

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  • French senators visit the Philippines

    Upon the invitation of Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and in view of the 70th year anniversary celebration of the establishment of diplomatic ties between France and the Philippines this year, 4 French senators of the France-Southeast Asia Inter-parliamentary Friendship Group traveled to Manila and Cebu from January 6 to 9, 2017.

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  • French National Day 2016

    On July 14, over 300 guests from the Philippine government, diplomatic corps, and the private sector, as well as institutional partners, celebrated the French National Day during a reception hosted by French Ambassador Thierry Mathou and his wife, Cécile.

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  • Courtesy visit to President-elect Rodrigo Duterte

    French Ambassador Thierry Mathou travelled to Davao City yesterday to personally congratulate President-elect of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte. During the one hour meeting, they had a candid discussion on different issues, including bilateral relations, with a particular focus on trade and investments, human rights, climate change, and international affairs.

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