LOOK: Duterte visits Jollibee in Hong Kong


Posted at Apr 13 2018 12:14 AM

MANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday dined at a branch of Filipino fastfood giant Jollibee in Hung Hom, Hong Kong.

Duterte was accompanied by his partner Honeylet Avanceña, daughters Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and Kitty Duterte, and grandson Stingray.

Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, and wife Taguig City Mayor Laarni Cayetano were also present, according to Malacañang.

Filipino domestic worker Alma Pardillo was invited to the President's table, Malacañang said.

It said Duterte granted Pardillo's wish for roundtrip tickets to the Philippines to check on her son who has a serious lung ailment and to celebrate the graduation of her two children from college.

After his meal at Jollibee, Duterte went to meet with the Filipino community in Hong Kong.