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Congratulatory Message      

Pres. Rodrigo Roa Duterte  

President, Republic of the Philippines


"You should innovate now, or you will perish. If we do not innovate in our lives, we would have a hard time."

"It is this administration's priority to provide a comfortable and secure life for the Filipinos. I fully support the science and technology community in its undertakings particularly in promoting innovation for collective prosperity and for inclusive development... in empowering individuals and bringing our country to better heights. I trust that you will be with me all throughout in establishing a brighter and better future for all."


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President Rodrigo Roa Duterte in his keynote message during the Opening Ceremony of the National Science and Technology Week celebration in Mindanao held at the SMX Convention Center in Lanang, Davao City on 06 July 2018.