Joining Swedish Amb. Harald Fries (middle) for the wine-toasting ceremony are DFA Assistant Secretary Maria Amelita Aquino and Denmark Ambassador Jan Top Christensen.
Photos by Joey Viduya
Sweden marks its National Day
(The Philippine Star) - June 30, 2019 - 12:00am

MANILA, Philippines — Last June 6, the Embassy of Sweden Manila celebrated their National Day dubbed #TeamSweden at The Fifth of Rockwell.

Angola Consul Helen Ong, Madame Ihoko Haneda and Monaco Consul Fortune Ledesma.

Over 600 guests from the Philippine government, diplomatic corps, local and international civil society organizations, the Swedish and Philippine business community enjoyed a night of Swedish food and music at the newest events hall in the country.

Denmark Amb. Jan Top Christensen, Dr. Kieu Phung, Swedish deputy Head of Mission Lennart Jansson, US Amb. Sung Kim, Madame Jae Eun Chung, Erica Kim, Axel Fries, Madame Susan Fries and Swedish Amb. Harald Fries.

Guests were also able to see the “Fashion Revolution: The Future of Textiles” exhibition as part of the embassy’s sustainability drive this year.

Laos Amb. Songkane Luangmuninthone, Cambodia Amb. Leng Chanvirak, Amb. Victor Garcia, Togo Consul Evie Costa, Myanmar Amb. Win Naing, Connie Garcia and Joy Fong

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