Duterte meets Israel Shipyards officials

Israel Shipyards Inc. Chairman Samy Katsav and CEO Avi Shahaf met with President Rodrigo Duterte on January 17 at the Malacañang Palace for discussion of some matters, according to release made by Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO).

PCOO said Israel Shipyards Ltd. is one of the biggest privately-owned shipbuilding facilities in the Eastern Mediterranean, which has been operating for over 50 years.

Among Israel Shipyards’ expertise are naval, commercial, and industrial products along with ship repair.

President Duterte was joined by Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade and National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana during the meeting.

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