State Visit of His Excellency Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr., President of the Republic of the Philippines, September 6-7, 2022

His Excellency Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr., President of the Republic of the Philippines, will pay a State visit to Singapore from September 6-7, 2022, at the invitation of President Halimah Yacob. This visit reaffirms the warm and long-standing ties between Singapore and the Philippines, which are underpinned by strong cooperation in many fields and flourishing people-to-people ties.

President Marcos Jr. will be joined by First Lady Louise Araneta-Marcos, cabinet secretaries and senior government officials.

On September 7, 2022, President Marcos Jr. will receive a welcome ceremony at the Istana and will appeal to President Halimah, who will host a state luncheon in his honor. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will also meet President Marcos Jr. and host him for breakfast. President Marcos Jr. and Prime Minister Lee will jointly witness the exchange of several bilateral agreements that will further strengthen cooperation in the areas of counterterrorism and data privacy, among others. President Marcos Jr. and First Lady Louise Araneta-Marcos will have a new orchid hybrid Dendrobium Ferdinand Louise Marcosnamed in their honor.

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MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

SINGAPORE

SEPTEMBER 5, 2022