PH Embassy in Brussels Holds Diplomatic Reception on the Occasion of 121st Philippine Independence



The Philippine Embassy in Brussels, led by Ambassador to Belgium Eduardo José A. de Vega (rightmost) held a diplomatic reception on the occasion of the 121st Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence at the Dominican Brussels on 27 June 2019. (Brussels PE photo)



The guests included members of the Diplomatic Corps, Belgian Government and European Union institutions officials, members of think tanks, local businessmen, and friends of the Philippines. (Brussels PE photo)



Filipino dishes, including lechon, caldereta, pancit, lumpia, siopao, inasal, and halo-halo, were served to the guests. The food was prepared by Filipino-Belgian chef Glen Ramaekers in collaboration with the Dominican Brussels. (Brussels PE photo)



Singers Francis Berme (Left) and Madeleine Denopra (Right) serenade the guests with Filipino, French, and English songs during the reception. (Brussels PE photo)



Embassy officers and staff  donned Filipiniana attire for the event. (Brussels PE photo)


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