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Manila Bulletin
Duterte holds post SONA dinner with mediaDuterte invited a group of journalists to join him for a post-SONA dinner at hi
Duterte holds post SONA dinner with media
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
Duterte invited a group of journalists to join him for a post-SONA dinner at his official presidential residence in Malacanang. Reporters invited to the said dinner include Doris Bigornia of ABS CBN, Cedric Castillo and Ian Cruz of GMA... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Another first: Duterte powwows with militant leaders after Sonain previous Sona. This was not the first time Duterte met with militant leader
Another first: Duterte powwows with militant leaders after Sona
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 hours ago
in previous Sona. This was not the first time Duterte met with militant leaders as he also did after his inauguration in Malacanang on June 30. Some Cabinet positions of Duterte were also occupied by progressive leaders. Disclaimer: Comments do... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte: 'No separation of God and state'his attacks on the church, the President has continued to show openness toward
Duterte: 'No separation of God and state'
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
his attacks on the church, the President has continued to show openness toward religious leaders. He welcomed in Malacanang recently retired Cebu Archbishop Ricardo Cardinal Vidal and Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle. An... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rody not making personal appearancesdown their invitations in Metro Manila. Mr. Duterte, who has shunned the tradi
Rody not making personal appearances
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
down their invitations in Metro Manila. Mr. Duterte, who has shunned the traditional accolades given to the occupant of Malacanang, said the reason for skipping guesting engagements in the metropolis was “very simple.” “As President, my travels... Read more
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Pinoy Tech Blog
President Duterte signs EO on the Freedom of Information (FOI) BillProviding Guidelines Thereof”. It is an EO that seeks to make public documents
President Duterte signs EO on the Freedom of Information (FOI) Bill
Pinoy Tech Blog / Posted yesterday
Providing Guidelines Thereof”. It is an EO that seeks to make public documents and records readily available to the public. Malacanang touts this as an effort to promote transparency. A previous version of the FOI bill failed to pass in the 16th... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Esperon: National Security Council to meet on July 27Esperon / Photo courtesy of kami.com.ph (Manila Bulletin) Esperon said the mee
Esperon: National Security Council to meet on July 27
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Esperon / Photo courtesy of kami.com.ph (Manila Bulletin) Esperon said the meeting will be held around 3 p.m. in Malacanang. This will be the first NSC meeting convened under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. The NSC is... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The President can still shun media interviews — Palaceare allowed to cover the President’s public events outside the Palace but were
The President can still shun media interviews — Palace
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
are allowed to cover the President’s public events outside the Palace but were prohibited from interviewing him. So far, the only event inside Malacanang that was given media access was the President’s send-off ceremony to the country’s Olympic t... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte signs EO on Freedom of InformationPresident Rodrigo Duterte during a press conference in Malacanang Palace, June
Duterte signs EO on Freedom of Information
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
President Rodrigo Duterte during a press conference in Malacanang Palace, June 2016. Malacanang photo/File MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an Executive Order mandating full public disclosure of all offices under the... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte: pass Bangsamoro law ASAP, minus contentious provisionsvisit to the MILF camp came three days after Duterte approved the peace roadmap
Duterte: pass Bangsamoro law ASAP, minus contentious provisions
Minda News / Posted 2 days ago
visit to the MILF camp came three days after Duterte approved the peace roadmap he presented in a meeting in Malacanang . The roadmap provides that work on the new proposed Bangsamoro enabling law “will be done simultaneous with the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lights, camera, action: Cannes winner directs Du30’s 1st SonaMartin Andanar (right) examines the map of the Batasang Pambansa shown by the P
Lights, camera, action: Cannes winner directs Du30’s 1st Sona
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Martin Andanar (right) examines the map of the Batasang Pambansa shown by the Presidential Broadcast Staff Radio-Television Malacanang (PBS-RTVM) during the First SONA Briefing and Planning at the Presidential Legislative Liaison Office of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lariba, Alora to share flag-bearing honorsis just as excited.” When Lariba joined the Rio-bound Philippine delegation in
Lariba, Alora to share flag-bearing honors
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
is just as excited.” When Lariba joined the Rio-bound Philippine delegation in a courtesy call on President Duterte at Malacanang recently, she made it a point to speak with the Chief Executive in their common dialect. “It was an honor to meet... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Closed Caption Law’ soon to be enactedGrace Poe revealed this after her bill, the “Closed Captain Law,” during the 16
‘Closed Caption Law’ soon to be enacted
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Grace Poe revealed this after her bill, the “Closed Captain Law,” during the 16th Congress was allowed to lapse into law by Malacanang. The 17th Congress begins July 25. The measure requires television franchise holders or station operators and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
More unsolicited advice from FVRchanges, former President Fidel Valdez Ramos, or FVR for short, will meet with
More unsolicited advice from FVR
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
changes, former President Fidel Valdez Ramos, or FVR for short, will meet with President Rodrigo Duterte this weekend at Malacanang Palace. The meeting comes almost a week after President Duterte announced his request to FVR to act as his... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Arroyo returns home from hospital detentionto rest for awhile and then go for a medical check up at St. Luke's Hospital.
Arroyo returns home from hospital detention
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
to rest for awhile and then go for a medical check up at St. Luke's Hospital. She also wants to attend President Duterte's State of the Nation Address on Monday in Batasan Complex. She may also join a National Security Council meeting in Malacana... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -peso Midori tourism project which he initiated here, as CDC president and chief
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 4 days ago
peso Midori tourism project which he initiated here, as CDC president and chief executive officer. But sources from Malacanang reached by Punto said Tugade had another recommendee and that Tugade’s recommendation if not Tugade himself, bore... Read more
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Minda News
GPH-MILF Implementing Team to meet in KL in early Augustto the MILF camp came three days after President Rodrigo Duterte approved the p
GPH-MILF Implementing Team to meet in KL in early August
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
to the MILF camp came three days after President Rodrigo Duterte approved the peace roadmap he presented in a meeting in Malacanang which provides that work on the new proposed Bangsamoro enabling law “will be done simultaneous with the moves to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
COA demands liquidation of P2.5B from Malacanang for APEC hosting The Commission on Audit (COA) has demanded the liquidation of P2.5 billion th
COA demands liquidation of P2.5B from Malacanang for APEC hosting
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
The Commission on Audit (COA) has demanded the liquidation of P2.5 billion that Malacanang distributed to nine government agencies tasked to implement activities for the country’s... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte orders gov't agencies: Don't call me 'His Excellency'HONORIFICS. President Rodrigo Duterte (middle) doesn't want to be referred to a
Duterte orders gov't agencies: Don't call me 'His Excellency'
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
HONORIFICS. President Rodrigo Duterte (middle) doesn't want to be referred to as 'His Excellency.' Photo by King Rodriguez/Malacanang PPD MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered all government offices not to refer to him as... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
The Duterte administration and the politics of accommodation – Bulatlatouster as president. Estrada’s arrest caused an uproar from among his supporter
The Duterte administration and the politics of accommodation – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 5 days ago
ouster as president. Estrada’s arrest caused an uproar from among his supporters who took over the EDSA shrine and attacked Malacanang. The Arroyo administration hit Estrada’s supporters hard and this caused Estrada to back off and keep quiet. With... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Zika also forces PH golfer Ardina to skip Rio Olympicsthe grand send-off for the Rio-bound athletes, who were received by President R
Zika also forces PH golfer Ardina to skip Rio Olympics
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
the grand send-off for the Rio-bound athletes, who were received by President Rodrigo Duterte in a courtesy call at Malacanang on July 18. Ian Lariba of table tennis was designated flag-bearer during the opening ceremony on Aug. 5. Joining... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH’s sovereign economic rights non-negotiable with ChinaSea dispute. The President’s statement was supposedly given during his meeting
PH’s sovereign economic rights non-negotiable with China
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Sea dispute. The President’s statement was supposedly given during his meeting with the US congressional delegation in Malacanang last Tuesday afternoon. “In Manila —just out of meeting with new Philippines President Duterte, assured us he has... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
President Duterte approves Anti-Carnapping Actcommittee, gives more teeth to law enforcers to go after criminals who illegall
President Duterte approves Anti-Carnapping Act
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
committee, gives more teeth to law enforcers to go after criminals who illegally acquire vehicles. It has been enrolled in Malacanang before former President Benigno Aquino III stepped down last June 30. Under the Constitution, the President has... Read more
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Minda News
Nur still a fugitive but…Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza said. But Dureza said their communic
Nur still a fugitive but…
Minda News / Posted 6 days ago
Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza said. But Dureza said their communication lines with Misuari are open. He told Malacanang reporters on Tuesday afternoon that President Duterte phoned Misuari Monday night after he approved the peace... Read more
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Minda News
Peace adviser, Senate President and House Speaker attending GPH-NDF talks in Osloto the previously signed Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees ( JA
Peace adviser, Senate President and House Speaker attending GPH-NDF talks in Oslo
Minda News / Posted 6 days ago
to the previously signed Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees ( JASIG).” Temporary release Dureza told Malacanang reporters the President “directed yesterday the different agencies of government to already start working for the... Read more
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Minda News
Dureza: work on Bangamoro law will be simultaneous with shift to federalismSeptember 2014. Incoming Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and incoming H
Dureza: work on Bangamoro law will be simultaneous with shift to federalism
Minda News / Posted 6 days ago
September 2014. Incoming Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and incoming House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez attended the Malacanang meeting Monday night, expressed support for the peace roadmap. Dureza told Malacanang reporters Tuesday afternoon... Read more
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Sun Star
Pia Wurtzbach meets with Dutertean honor it was to meet our new President, Rodrigo Duterte. First Mindanaon Pre
Pia Wurtzbach meets with Duterte
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
an honor it was to meet our new President, Rodrigo Duterte. First Mindanaon President and first Mindanaon Miss Universe,” wrote Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach in her Instagram post after she visited the President in Malacanang on Monday, Ju... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Fuel Masters owner named presidential adviser on sportshad his first appearance as government sports official in the sendoff ceremony
Fuel Masters owner named presidential adviser on sports
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
had his first appearance as government sports official in the sendoff ceremony for Rio Olympic-bound Philippine athletes in Malacanang Palace on Monday. “We take pride and honor on the appointment of one of our team owners to such position giving... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte hikes PH Olympians’ allowance from $1K to $3KDuterte promised a $3,000 allowance for the athletes – an increase from the usu
Duterte hikes PH Olympians’ allowance from $1K to $3K
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
Duterte promised a $3,000 allowance for the athletes – an increase from the usual $1,000 – during a courtesy call at the Malacanang Palace, Monday. Converted, the stipend amounts P140,158.50. Coaches, on the other hand, were guaranteed of a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
#QueenPAndDu30 to meet in Malacanang Miss Universe 2016 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach arrived at the Malacañan Palace to di
#QueenPAndDu30 to meet in Malacanang
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Miss Universe 2016 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach arrived at the Malacañan Palace to discuss with President Rodrigo Roa Duterte the proposal to hold the next Miss Universe in the Philippines, Monday. On her official page,... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
PRRD: No relocation, no demolitionmy time there will be no demolition pag walang relocation, ‘di ako papayag,” th
PRRD: No relocation, no demolition
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 8 days ago
my time there will be no demolition pag walang relocation, ‘di ako papayag,” the President said in a speech in Malacanang on Sunday during the fellowship dinner of San Beda College of Law alumni batches 1971 and 1972. “Kasi kung walang... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte to HR groups on killings: “do not keep on harping; go out and collect evidence”engaged in the illegal drugs trade. A recording of Duterte’s pronouncements la
Duterte to HR groups on killings: “do not keep on harping; go out and collect evidence”
Minda News / Posted 8 days ago
engaged in the illegal drugs trade. A recording of Duterte’s pronouncements late Friday night, released by the Radio TV Malacanang (RTVM), had Duterte saying the campaign against illegal drugs is “not just an operation. It’s a war.” “Baka akala... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte meets Cebu bizman Peter Lim in DavaoPRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has met with Cebuano businessman Peter Lim, one the c
Duterte meets Cebu bizman Peter Lim in Davao
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has met with Cebuano businessman Peter Lim, one the country's top drug lords named by Malacanang, in Davao City to discuss his alleged involvement in the illegal drug trade. In the video released by state-run... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte orders faster permitsdinner hosted by the San Beda Law Alumni Association at the Kalayaan Hall of Cl
Duterte orders faster permits
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
dinner hosted by the San Beda Law Alumni Association at the Kalayaan Hall of Club Filipino in San Juan City late Thursday. Malacanang Photo Duterte said government workers were being paid to do their work, and that corruption must stop in his... Read more
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Minda News
Murad seeks clarification re Duterte’s ‘federalism first before BBL’ trackas having a Maranao grandmother, declared in the rally that if he wins the Pres
Murad seeks clarification re Duterte’s ‘federalism first before BBL’ track
Minda News / Posted 11 days ago
as having a Maranao grandmother, declared in the rally that if he wins the Presidency, “yung isang paa ng Moro ay nasa Malacanang na” (one foot of the Moro is already in Malacanang). New admin’s peace policy Murad said that during his... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Can Duterte solve all of the Philippines' problems?officials, minus their partners, and the diplomatic corps, and was ambivalent a
Can Duterte solve all of the Philippines' problems?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
officials, minus their partners, and the diplomatic corps, and was ambivalent about the ceremony being held at the opulent Malacanang Palace. A number of Catholic bishops, usually on the receiving end of his barbs, praised the "simplicity" as... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte asks Ramos to start bilateral talks with ChinaBudget Secretary Benjamin Diokno said that Duterte mulled to start bilateral ta
Duterte asks Ramos to start bilateral talks with China
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno said that Duterte mulled to start bilateral talks with China. Senator Ralph Recto lauded Malacanang for its matured and reasoned reaction and its "no gloating" policy over the favorable decision of the Permanent... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Legal experts attend Cabinet meeting in Malacanang By Jelly F. Musico, Philippine News Agency MANILA, July 13 – The members of
Legal experts attend Cabinet meeting in Malacanang
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
By Jelly F. Musico, Philippine News Agency MANILA, July 13 – The members of the Philippine delegation to The Hague, Netherlands attended a Cabinet meeting in Malacañang last Tuesday night following... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte trust rating at high 84% – SWSnational percentages, and ±6% each for Metro Manila, Luzon areas outside the na
Duterte trust rating at high 84% – SWS
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
national percentages, and ±6% each for Metro Manila, Luzon areas outside the nation’s capital, the Visayas and Mindanao. Malacanang welcomed the survey result, saying it was a “positive sign.” “It’s a positive sign and very encouraging to know... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte moves into Malacañang— Patricia Lourdes Viray Fr. Emmanuel Gonzaga blesses the Bahay Pangarap, Pres
Duterte moves into Malacañang
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
— Patricia Lourdes Viray Fr. Emmanuel Gonzaga blesses the Bahay Pangarap, President Rodrigo Duterte’s residences in Malacanang Complex on July 12. PPD/Toto Lozano Fr. Emmanuel Gonzaga and Msgr. Paul Cuizon bless the Bahay Pangarap,... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte starts term with 'excellent' trust rating – SWSDominguez III and Cabinet Secretary Leoncio B. Evasco Jr during a Cabinet meeti
Duterte starts term with 'excellent' trust rating – SWS
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
Dominguez III and Cabinet Secretary Leoncio B. Evasco Jr during a Cabinet meeting on July 11, 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez/Malacanang PPD MANILA, Philippines – At the start of his administration, President Rodrigo Duterte obtained an excellent +79... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
President Duterte receives “excellent” rating from Filipinos – SWS pollFile – Phillippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his speech after being sw
President Duterte receives “excellent” rating from Filipinos – SWS poll
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
File – Phillippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his speech after being sworn in as president during a ceremony at the Malacanang Palace in Manila. (HO / PCOO / AFP) The Second Quarter 2016 Social Weather Survey – participated by 1,200... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Second wind for Mayor Erapduring the administration of former President Fidel Ramos. When former Presiden
Second wind for Mayor Erap
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
during the administration of former President Fidel Ramos. When former President Benigno “Noy” Aquino III assumed office at Malacanang, Estrada said, they came up with their own PPP, or Public-Private Partnership projects. When he was still the... Read more
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Minda News
Moro, militants welcome Duterte’s vow to “implement all signed peace agreements”on Thursday, June 30. Duterte is the country’s 16th President and the first Min
Moro, militants welcome Duterte’s vow to “implement all signed peace agreements”
Minda News / Posted 13 days ago
on Thursday, June 30. Duterte is the country’s 16th President and the first Mindanawon head of state. Photo courtesy of the Malacanang News and Infromation Bureau “That is the best decision to end the decades old uncertainties in Mindanao,” Muslim... Read more
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Minda News
[SPECIAL REPORT] The women in the Bangsamoro peace process: history, herstoryMindanao and Manila to talk about the bakwits’ plight. She was also the most fr
[SPECIAL REPORT] The women in the Bangsamoro peace process: history, herstory
Minda News / Posted 13 days ago
Mindanao and Manila to talk about the bakwits’ plight. She was also the most frank among members of a team that went to Malacanang twice to appeal to then President Arroyo to stop the war. She told Arroyo and her Cabinet officials that she was... Read more
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Minda News
Federalism first; BBL if it failsdeclared in that Cotabato City rally that if he wins the Presidency, “yung isan
Federalism first; BBL if it fails
Minda News / Posted 13 days ago
declared in that Cotabato City rally that if he wins the Presidency, “yung isang paa ng Moro ay nasa Malacanang na” (one foot of the Moro is already in Malacanang). BBL and Normalization The passage of the BBL is tied up... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LOOK: Duterte leads blessing ceremony of Bahay Pangarap“Bong” Go President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday led the blessing ceremony of hi
LOOK: Duterte leads blessing ceremony of Bahay Pangarap
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
“Bong” Go President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday led the blessing ceremony of his official residence, the Bahay Pangarap, in Malacanang. Photos sent to the media showed Duterte holding a candle while two priests led the blessing. On Tuesday,... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Disaster preparedness tops Cabinet agendaas first responders to calamity damaged areas were among those areas considered
Disaster preparedness tops Cabinet agenda
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 13 days ago
as first responders to calamity damaged areas were among those areas considered, Abella said during a press briefing in Malacanang on Tuesday. “There were also plans to preposition ships in a safe place like the path of typhoons to readily... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Is Robredo entitled to attend Cabinet meetings?hard for you!’…” (Jeremiah 32:17, the Holy Bible, NLT). IS ROBREDO ENTITLED TO
Is Robredo entitled to attend Cabinet meetings?
Zamboanga Today / Posted 14 days ago
hard for you!’…” (Jeremiah 32:17, the Holy Bible, NLT). IS ROBREDO ENTITLED TO ATTEND CABINET MEETINGS? Vic Somintac, the Malacanang reporter of radio station DZEC (1062 kHz) and my partner in the 6 a.m., Mondays to Fridays, program called... Read more
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Rappler
Robredo ‘warmly welcomed’ into Duterte CabinetCouncil (HUDCC) Vice President Leni Robredo who attends the Cabinet meeting for
Robredo ‘warmly welcomed’ into Duterte Cabinet
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
Council (HUDCC) Vice President Leni Robredo who attends the Cabinet meeting for the first time. Photo by Cado Ninal/Malacanang PPD MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo, the latest addition to the Duterte Cabinet, was warmly... Read more
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Rappler
An administration in search of an oppositionRodrigo Roa Duterte takes his oath of office as the 16th President of the Repub
An administration in search of an opposition
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
Rodrigo Roa Duterte takes his oath of office as the 16th President of the Republic of the Philippines. Photo from Malacanang The curious conjunction of moves that apparently promote economic and social rights with advocacy of... Read more
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