Ambassador Marichu Mauro called on H.E. Mr. Alejandro Borda, Ambassador of the Republic of Colombia to Brazil, today, 9 May 2018 to discuss developments in the bilateral relations between Colombia and the Philippines. Colombia is one of the countries under the jurisdiction of the Philippine Embassy in Brazil.
Ambassador Mauro discussed in brief the broad range of issues that were tackled during the last bilateral meeting held in Manila last year including security cooperation especially in the area of battling organised crime, illegal drugs and terrorism, and collaboration on social issues such as women empowerment.
The two officials also exchanged views on deepening bilateral economic cooperation, particularly through trade and tourism promotion missions.
Both Ambassadors expressed well-wishes to their respective countries and pledged closer cooperation with each other.