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Inquirier.net
Repatriation heroes honoredthe DFA Main Office in Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City on Thursday (June 23, 2016).
Repatriation heroes honored
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
the DFA Main Office in Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City on Thursday (June 23, 2016). Also in photo are Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras and PRAISE Committee chairperson Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Linglingay Lacanlale. (Photo by Rolando... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Aquino says DFA helped restore nat’l pridethe accomplishments of the department, under the leadership of then Secretary A
Aquino says DFA helped restore nat’l pride
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
the accomplishments of the department, under the leadership of then Secretary Albert del Rosario and now Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, for fostering good ties with other countries as well as looking after the welfare of Filipinos... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy thanks officials: We leave with heads held highaward were: Social Welfare Secretary Corazon Soliman, Interior Secretary Mel Se
Noy thanks officials: We leave with heads held high
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
award were: Social Welfare Secretary Corazon Soliman, Interior Secretary Mel Senen Sarmiento, Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, Education Secretary Armin Luistro, former Technical Education and Skills Development Authority and now... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino thanks Cabinet, confers presidential awards to themSec. Corazon Juliano Soliman - DSWD 19. Sec. Janet L. Garin - DOH 20. Sec. Vo
Aquino thanks Cabinet, confers presidential awards to them
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
Sec. Corazon Juliano Soliman - DSWD 19. Sec. Janet L. Garin - DOH 20. Sec. Voltaire T. Gazmin - DND 21. Sec. Rosalinda Dimapilis Baldoz - DOLE 22. Sec. Armin A. Luistro - DepEd 23. Sec Rogelio L. Singson - DPWH 24. Sec. Jose Rene Almendras -... Read more
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The Manila Times
Abu Sayyaf strikes againenvoy who declined to be named confirmed the abduction. “In fact, a minister f
Abu Sayyaf strikes again
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
envoy who declined to be named confirmed the abduction. “In fact, a minister from Indonesia has just called Secretary [Jose Rene] Almendras a while ago,” the envoy said. The official said the rebel group has been carrying on its kidnapping... Read more
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Sun Star
Aquino confers awards on 24 outstanding gov't execsEducation Secretary Armin Luistro, Public Works and Highway Secretary Rogelio S
Aquino confers awards on 24 outstanding gov't execs
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
Education Secretary Armin Luistro, Public Works and Highway Secretary Rogelio Singson, and Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras. Fourteen others received Presidential Medal of Merit, including then Technical Education and Skills... Read more
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The Manila Times
Pinoy envoys conferred presidential awardsfor their exceptional and meritorious services to the country and received the
Pinoy envoys conferred presidential awards
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
for their exceptional and meritorious services to the country and received the Gawad Mabini award. Foreign Secretary Jose Rene Almendras said the department was able to achieve diplomatic triumph for adhering to a foreign policy that is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipino diplomats get top awards for alternative learning centers in Sabahwith the 118th founding anniversary of the DFA. The awards were given by Presid
Filipino diplomats get top awards for alternative learning centers in Sabah
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with the 118th founding anniversary of the DFA. The awards were given by President Benigno Aquino III and DFA Secretary Jose Rene Almendras. In his closing remarks, President Aquino praised the diplomats for their dedication despite the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino confers presidential awards to Cabinet members, senior officialsand their families onstage. Mr. Aquino fitted the purple sash of the Order of
Aquino confers presidential awards to Cabinet members, senior officials
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
and their families onstage. Mr. Aquino fitted the purple sash of the Order of Lakandula on Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras to show, he said, that “one size fits all.” President Aquino also shared a light moment with the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Finance chief richest in Cabinetfamily. However, the released SALNs did not include those of Transportation Se
Finance chief richest in Cabinet
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
family. However, the released SALNs did not include those of Transportation Secretary Jose Emilio Abaya, Foreign Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, acting Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas, Trade Secretary Adrian Cristobal Jr. and acting National... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Purisima is richest, Luistro is poorest Cabinet memberHowever, the SALNs of other five cabinet members, namely Transportation Secreta
Purisima is richest, Luistro is poorest Cabinet member
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
However, the SALNs of other five cabinet members, namely Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya, Foreign Affairs Jose Rene Almendras, Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas, Trade Secretary Adrian Cristobal, and National Economic and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Purisima richest, Luistro poorest among Cabinet menRosalinda Baldoz, P2.27 million. Copies of the SALN of Transportation Secretar
Purisima richest, Luistro poorest among Cabinet men
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
Rosalinda Baldoz, P2.27 million. Copies of the SALN of Transportation Secretary Jose Emilio Abaya, Foreign Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, acting Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas, Trade Secretary Adrian Cristobal Jr. and acting National... Read more
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Sun Star
Cabinet SALNs: Purisima richest, Luistro poorestRosalinda Baldoz, P2.2 million. The SALNs of Transportation Secretary Joseph E
Cabinet SALNs: Purisima richest, Luistro poorest
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
Rosalinda Baldoz, P2.2 million. The SALNs of Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya, Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, Trade and Industry Secretary Adrian Cristobal Jr., and National Economic and Development Authority chief... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Purisima richest, Luistro poorest among Aquino Cabinet membersP471,064.46. Meanwhile, five Cabinet secretaries have not yet provided copies
Purisima richest, Luistro poorest among Aquino Cabinet members
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
P471,064.46. Meanwhile, five Cabinet secretaries have not yet provided copies of their SALNs. These are Foreign Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, Trasportation Secretary Jose Emilio Abaya, acting Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas, Trade Secretary... Read more
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Rappler
Most Aquino Cabinet members richer in 20152015. The list given by the MRO, however, is still incomplete. It excluded the
Most Aquino Cabinet members richer in 2015
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
2015. The list given by the MRO, however, is still incomplete. It excluded the SALN summaries of Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya, Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas, Trade Secretary Adrian... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Finance chief richest, DepEd head poorest in Aquino Cabinet but…included in the documents released were the SALNs of Transportation Secretary J
Finance chief richest, DepEd head poorest in Aquino Cabinet but…
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included in the documents released were the SALNs of Transportation Secretary Jose Emilio Abaya, Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, acting Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas, Trade Secretary Adrian Cristobal Jr., and National Economic... Read more
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Rappler
The President's men, 6 years afterFlorencio “Butch” Abad said, more so if he is dissatisfied with the information
The President's men, 6 years after
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
Florencio “Butch” Abad said, more so if he is dissatisfied with the information given him. Abad and Foreign Secretary Jose Rene Almendras added it is difficult to ask for the President’s approval, especially on projects and plans concerning... Read more
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The Manila Times
I will not go to war vs China over ‘little issue’of the questioned units crashed and burned last year in a rescue operation. Al
I will not go to war vs China over ‘little issue’
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
of the questioned units crashed and burned last year in a rescue operation. Also on Tuesday, Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras warned former senior career diplomats against making statements that are contrary to the government’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Japan commits P16.4-M fund for PTV-4improvement of the government television station. Japanese Ambassador Kazuhide
Japan commits P16.4-M fund for PTV-4
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
improvement of the government television station. Japanese Ambassador Kazuhide Ishikawa and Secretary of Foreign Affairs Jose Rene Almendras signed on Friday the Cultural Grant Aid for the improvement of government’s People’s Television Network... Read more
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Balita
President Aquino hopes Philippines would be able to cope with future South China Sea challengescan to advance having a resolution that is fair to all parties concerned,” he s
President Aquino hopes Philippines would be able to cope with future South China Sea challenges
Balita / Posted 8 days ago
can to advance having a resolution that is fair to all parties concerned,” he said. Noting that Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras has not reported to him on what occurred during the ASEAN-China foreign ministers’ meeting, the President... Read more
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Rappler
Japan to give P16M for PTV4 improvementyen (P16.428 million)* to improve its programs. Japanese Ambassador Kazuhide I
Japan to give P16M for PTV4 improvement
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
yen (P16.428 million)* to improve its programs. Japanese Ambassador Kazuhide Ishikawa and Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras signed the Cultural Grant Aid for PTV4 on Friday, June 17. In a statement, the Japanese embassy said the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino on China: We’ve done what we canreleased by and immediately retracted by Malaysia, Aquino said he would have to
Aquino on China: We’ve done what we can
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
released by and immediately retracted by Malaysia, Aquino said he would have to talk with Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras first. “I would like to get his take on it before making any comments on — Was there a previous... Read more
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Sun Star
Japan to extend P16-M aid for PTV's program improvementTelevision Network Inc. (PTV). In a statement Friday, Japanese Ambassador Kazu
Japan to extend P16-M aid for PTV's program improvement
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
Television Network Inc. (PTV). In a statement Friday, Japanese Ambassador Kazuhide Ishikawa and Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras signed and exchanged notes on the Cultural Grant Aid, which will cover the acquisition of programs... Read more
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The Manila Times
China blamed for Asean U-turnsaid the statement was then retracted after the meeting had ended and most fore
China blamed for Asean U-turn
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
said the statement was then retracted after the meeting had ended and most foreign ministers, including the Philippines’ Jose Rene Almendras, had left the venue to start returning home. He would not be drawn on whether Chinese lobbying was to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China blamed for Asean U-turn on South China Seasaid the statement was then retracted after the meeting had ended and most fore
China blamed for Asean U-turn on South China Sea
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
said the statement was then retracted after the meeting had ended and most foreign ministers, including the Philippines' Jose Rene Almendras, had left the venue to start returning home. Jose would not be drawn on whether Chinese lobbying was to... Read more
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Rappler
China blamed for ASEAN U-turn on South China Seasaid the statement was then retracted after the meeting had ended and most fore
China blamed for ASEAN U-turn on South China Sea
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
said the statement was then retracted after the meeting had ended and most foreign ministers, including the Philippines' Jose Rene Almendras, had left the venue to start returning home. Jose would not be drawn on whether Chinese lobbying was to... Read more
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asianage
China blamed for ASEAN U-turn on South China Seasaid the statement was then retracted after the meeting had ended and most fore
China blamed for ASEAN U-turn on South China Sea
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
said the statement was then retracted after the meeting had ended and most foreign ministers, including the Philippines' Jose Rene Almendras, had left the venue to start returning home. Jose would not be drawn on whether Chinese lobbying was to... Read more
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Rappler
Philippines repeats retracted ASEAN statementundermine peace, security, and stability in the South China Sea," the DFA state
Philippines repeats retracted ASEAN statement
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
undermine peace, security, and stability in the South China Sea," the DFA statement, signed by Philippine Foreign Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, said. It essentially echoed the strongly-worded communique released by Malaysia on Tuesday, which was... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
ASEAN urges regional peaceJose said the Philippine delegation is scheduled to return from Kunming Wednesd
ASEAN urges regional peace
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Jose said the Philippine delegation is scheduled to return from Kunming Wednesday night. “Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras will debrief us tomorrow morning,” said Jose in a text message to reporters. “We’ll know by then if we’ll... Read more
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The Manila Times
Asean, China hold emergency meetinginitiated the assembly to address pressing challenges related to the situation
Asean, China hold emergency meeting
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
initiated the assembly to address pressing challenges related to the situation on the ground. Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras flew to Kunming early Monday for the meeting. “Asean members are really concerned with the developments... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Never stop defending freedom’ Noy warns Filipinos on spectre of martial lawForeign Affairs,” Pinto said. Pinto specifically mentioned former foreign secr
‘Never stop defending freedom’ Noy warns Filipinos on spectre of martial law
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
Foreign Affairs,” Pinto said. Pinto specifically mentioned former foreign secretary Albert del Rosario and his successor Jose Rene Almendras. “This is a fitting occasion to renew the friendship of our respective governments and international... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy turns nostalgic in final Independence Day rites1 The video presentation, produced by RadioTV-Malacañang, was the President’s
Noy turns nostalgic in final Independence Day rites
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
1 The video presentation, produced by RadioTV-Malacañang, was the President’s idea, according to Foreign Secretary Jose Rene Almendras. “The President wanted to stress, ‘Today is Independence Day, let’s not go back to where we were... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Never stop defending freedom’ Noy warns Filipinos on spectre of martial lawForeign Affairs,” Pinto said. Pinto specifically mentioned former foreign secr
‘Never stop defending freedom’ Noy warns Filipinos on spectre of martial law
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
Foreign Affairs,” Pinto said. Pinto specifically mentioned former foreign secretary Albert del Rosario and his successor Jose Rene Almendras. “This is a fitting occasion to renew the friendship of our respective governments and international... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino to Filipinos: Continue defending our freedomPark. There, he was joined by Vice President Jejomar Binay, Defense Secretary V
Aquino to Filipinos: Continue defending our freedom
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
Park. There, he was joined by Vice President Jejomar Binay, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin, Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada, Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr, and National Historical Commission of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte bares new appointmentsSecretary Emmanuel Esguerra, Budget Secretary Florencio Abad, Finance Secretary
Duterte bares new appointments
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
Secretary Emmanuel Esguerra, Budget Secretary Florencio Abad, Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima, Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras and Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson. Upon Ochoa’s instructions, the most senior career official... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
DFA to ban no-show passport applicantsdon't show up. The DFA got tired of no-shows, so they they decided to punish th
DFA to ban no-show passport applicants
Coconuts Manila / Posted 24 days ago
don't show up. The DFA got tired of no-shows, so they they decided to punish those who flake. Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras said that starting June 1, applicants who will not show up on the date of their passport application... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
No-show passport applicants barred for 30 daysshow up on their appointment will be barred from reapplying for 30 days startin
No-show passport applicants barred for 30 days
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
show up on their appointment will be barred from reapplying for 30 days starting next month, said Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras. Almendras lamented that the practice of disregarding the schedule given to applicants by the DFA’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino says he faced 2 Abu problems before May 9 pollssecurity situation in Mindanao. At the hourlong meeting were Executive Secreta
Aquino says he faced 2 Abu problems before May 9 polls
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
security situation in Mindanao. At the hourlong meeting were Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, acting Foreign Secretary Jose Rene Almendras, Interior Secretary Mel Senen Sarmiento, Peace Adviser Teresita Deles, National Security Adviser Cesar... Read more

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