State, official, or working? The president’s visit, explained
Historian Manolo Quezon on Monday explained the difference among the three kinds of visit a head of state may pay to another country. To put it simply, it has something to do with who is footing the bill.
Quezon also gave his take on President Rodrigo Duterte’s state visit to China—on what may and will be discussed and on why it is notable that it preceded a visit to Japan.
– [email protected], 17 October 2016