The Embassy of the Philippines in Amman once again successfully participated in the Annual Diplomatic Bazaar held on 29 October 2016, at Al Hussein Youth City, under the patronage of HRH Princess Basma Bint Talal. The Diplomatic Bazaar is being held annually for the benefit of the children of Mubarrat Um Al-Hussein, an orphanage in Marka in west Amman.
featured Philippine traditional handicrafts, accessories, mats, textiles, and souvenirs at its booth. It also showcased Philippine native delicacies
and food products.
Just like last year, this year’s Bazaar was further animated with the ASEAN Karaoke Booth which was put up by the Philippine Embassy. The sing-for-a-cause activity highlighted ASEAN solidarity and the singing talent of the ASEAN community. Various nationalities who are mostly Arabs also joined the fun by singing English songs. All proceeds of the ASEAN Karaoke Booth went directly to the orphanage.
The visit of Her Royal Highness Princess Basma Bint Tal Bazaar to each participating country’s booth highlighted the event.