AMBASSADOR’S AWARD

President Benigno S. Aquino III confers the Order of Sikatuna with the rank of Grand Cross, Gold Distinction (Datu, Katangiang Ginto) to Philippine Ambassador to Japan Manuel Lopez and Philippine Ambassador to the Kingdom of Spain  Carlos Salinas at a ceremony at the Reception Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Monday (January 11). The Order of Sikatuna is the national order of diplomatic merit of the Republic of the Philippines. Joseph Vidal / Malacañang Photo Bureau / northboundasia.com
President Benigno S. Aquino III confers the Order of Sikatuna with the rank of Grand Cross, Gold Distinction (Datu, Katangiang Ginto) to Philippine Ambassador to Japan Manuel Lopez and Philippine Ambassador to the Kingdom of Spain Carlos Salinas at a ceremony at the Reception Hall of the Malacañan Palace on Monday (January 11). The Order of Sikatuna is the national order of diplomatic merit of the Republic of the Philippines. Joseph Vidal / Malacañang Photo Bureau / northboundasia.com