Israel ambassador pays courtesy call on Las Piñas mayor
From news.mb.com.ph by Jean Fernando:
Israel Ambassador to the Philippines Rafael Harpaz recently visited Las Piñas City Mayor Imelda Aguilar to promote friendship and solidarity.
Based on the Facebook page of the Las Pinas City government, Harpaz was accompanied by his wife, Shulamit, when he paid a courtesy call on Aguilar, and was welcomed by Vice-Mayor April Aguilar.
Harpaz and his wife were serenaded by the Manunugtog Kawayan, an instrumental group using bamboo poles composing of students from the Las Pinas City National High School main campus.
During the visit, Harpaz discussed with Aguilar the importance of his visit in promoting friendship and solidarity between Las Pinas and the State of Israel.
Harpaz also discussed with Aguilar areas of cooperation wherein his country and the city government can work together.
Aguilar was very thankful for the visit of Harpaz, and expressed her hope that the new friendship with the Israel government would give better and more opportunities in helping the city.