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Palace thanks Filipinos for “tremendous success” of ASEAN Summit

Friday, 17 November 2017 10:43 Written by
Malacañang on Thursday, November 16, extended its gratitude to all Filipinos for their contribution to the “tremendous success” of the Philippines’ hosting of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit.   Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, in a press…

President Duterte affirms ties with US in bilateral talks with President Trump

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 08:28 Written by
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte affirmed the strong relationship of the Philippines with the United States during his bilateral meeting with President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and Related Meetings on…

Mayor Sara, 9 others to study waste-to-energy tech in Japan

Monday, 13 November 2017 10:38 Written by
DAVAO CITY — Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, seven city officials and two representatives from an environment watchdog will travel to Japan next week to study the USD 70-million Waste-to-Energy(WTE) project which is eyed to improve the city’s waste management.   This was…

Davao’s P7.8-B annual budget up on 2nd reading

Tuesday, 07 November 2017 09:57 Written by
DAVAO CITY – The Davao City Council committee on Finance, Ways and Means is ready to deliberate on second reading the proposed P7.8 billion budget of the city government for 2018.   “The committee will favorably endorse the budget,” said…

Human rights to be a 'big subject' at ASEAN Summit —Palace official

Tuesday, 07 November 2017 09:35 Written by
Human rights will be a "big subject" at the approaching Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit next week, a Malacañang official said Tuesday.   “Mapag-uusapan 'yan, under the leadership of the DSWD. In fact, meron tayong agreement na mapipirmahan…

Malaysian terrorist Amin Baco is the new ISIS emir —PNP chief dela Rosa

Monday, 06 November 2017 10:54 Written by
Malaysian terrorist Amin Baco is the new emir of ISIS in Southeast Asia, Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa said Monday.   Dela Rosa said this was the information they got from arrested Indonesian terrorist Mohammad Ilham…

Duterte: I will deal with Trump in the ‘most righteous way

Monday, 30 October 2017 10:25 Written by
President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday vowed to talk to US President Donald Trump in the "most righteous way" during the possible bilateral meeting between the two leaders in November.   "I would deal with US President Trump in the most…

Palace says LP is afraid of its own ghost

Friday, 27 October 2017 12:57 Written by
Thee Liberal Party (LP) is only “afraid of its own ghost” after accusing the Duterte administration as behind the testimony of self-confessed bagman Ricky Serenio implicating LP stalwarts in the illegal drug trade.   Serenio had earlier identified LP officials…
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