23 January 2017, New York – Presidential Communications Operations Office Head Secretary Martin Andanar and Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Secretary Jesus Dureza were in New York on brief visits to hold meetings with various officials and groups, interface with media, and attend the launch of a new Filipino publication.
Welcome to the Philippine Consulate General, New York
New York, NY 23 January 2017 – American Jewish Committee (AJC) Global Jewish Advocacy members led by Regional Director Michael Schmidt, and including of Ms. Shira Loewenberg, Head, AJC Asia Pacific Institute, Ms. Marlene Altman, and Ms. Francine Port held a meeting with Consul General Ma. Theresa Dizon-de Vega at the Philippine Center to discuss possible joint projects that can invigorate people-to-people exchanges and promote closer ties between the Filipino-American and Jewish communities in New York.
23 January 2017, New York – Consul General Theresa Dizon-De Vega met with her Malaysian counterpart Consul General Jeremiah Oliver Jitos as part of efforts to develop closer linkages with other ASEAN Consulates General based in New York.
New York, 19 January 2017 – Consul General Ma. Theresa Dizon-De Vega initiated an informal meeting with Filipinos belonging to New York's information technology (IT), startup, and venture capital scene, namely, Mr. Earl Valencia, Ms. Carmen Feliciano and Ms. Monica Recto, who share a common passion to promote Philippine startups and IT. They were joined by the Consulate's Economic Section Head, Consul Felipe Carino III.