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Canada, Philippines ink defence procurement deal
Canada and the Philippines signed a deal Saturday to help Manila buy military equipment to defend its territory, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Filipino President Benigno Aquino said.
- Visiting Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, left, gestures following a joint news conference with Philippine President Benigno Aquino III Saturday Nov. 10, 2012 at Malacanang Palace grounds in Manila, Philippines. It was the first visit by a Canadian head of state in 15 years which was aimed at strengthening relations between the two countries.
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