Manila, Munthir bin Mahfoudh al-Mantheri, Sultanate's Ambassador to the Philippines hosted a reception on the occasion of the 49th Glorious National Day.

The government of the Philippines was represented in the reception by Leslie J. Baja, Foreign Affairs Assistant Secretary for Middle East and African Affairs, senior officials, heads of the diplomatic and consular missions accredited to the Philippines, media men, businessmen and Omani citizens in the Philippines.

Musical pieces were played, in addition to showcasing pictures and tableaus reflecting the progress reached by the Sultanate in various fields. A documentary was also screened highlighting achievements of the Blessed Renaissance under the wise leadership of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said.

Source: Oman News Agency