9 months Ex-Manila Rep. Bagatsing leads new appointees MB
By Genalyn Kabiling Malacañang has released a new list of presidential appointees, including two new ambassadors. Ramon S. Bagatsing Jr. (MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) President Duterte has nominated former Manila Rep. Ramon S. Bagatsing Jr. as the country’s ambassador to the Republic of India with concurrent jurisdiction over the Kingdom of Nepal. Ambassador Noe Albano Wong was named by the President as the new Philippine ambassador to the Republic of Korea. Wong served as the country’s ambassador to Cambodia from September 2008 to September 2014. The appointment papers of the two ambassadors were signed by the President last January 29. ... more