Current Head of the Presidential Management Staff Christopher "Bong" Go revealed on Friday that US President-Elect Donal Trump invite President Duterte to visit White House next year.
According in a text message that Go sent to media, the "very engaging and animated talk" between the two leaders lasted just over seven minutes.
President Duterte also invited Trump to attend the ASEAN Summit 2017 that will be held in the Philippines next year.
The conversation between the two leaders may repair the friendship between US and Philippines who started to became bitter after the long time ally of the Philippines criticized the War on Drugs launched by Duterte administration.
Duterte also praised Trump and congratulated him for winning the US Presidential Election and pointed out similarities between him and the incoming U.S President.
President Duterte is still noy yet giving any statement if he accepted the invitation of Donal Trump.