Mayor Evelio Leonardia and other city officials are expected to receive Germany Ambassador Anke Reiffenstuel at the Bacolod City Government Center Wednesday, October 13.
She will be accompanied by German Embassy Political Advisor Lanz Paningbatan, a press release from the Bacolod City Public Information Office said.
Leonardia said he welcomes the ambassador’s visit and expects wider business, tourism, and cultural exchanges between Bacolod and Germany.
Reiffenstuel was assigned to the German Embassy in Manila in August 2019.
She has worked in the diplomatic service since 1993. Her postings include the German embassies in Berlin, London, New Delhi, Cairo, and Manila.*