President Benigno Aquino 3rd appointed new ambassadors that will fill several posts around the world, Malacañang announced on Friday. Deputy Presidential spokesperson Abigal Valte said in a press briefing on Friday that among the appointments made by the President include the designation of Cecilia Rebong as the country’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland; Maria Rowena Sanchez, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Turkey with concurrent jurisdiction over the Republic of Azerbaijan; Victoriano Lecaros, Ambassador to the Czech Republic; Maria Theresa Lazaro, Ambassador to the French Republic with concurrent jurisdiction over the Principality of Monaco; Victor Ledda, ambassador to the Kingdom of the Netherlands; Catalino Dilem Jr., Ambassador to the United Mexican States; Narciso Castaneda, Ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman; Edsel Barba, Ambassador to the Republic of Iraq; and Vicente Vivencio Bandillo, ambassador to the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh.


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  1. The Ambassador to the US won’t even answer letters from Americans. He acts like he is too important to answer them.