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Inquirier.net
No EU aid, no excuse to meddle, says CayetanoForeign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano FILE PHOTO / MALACANANG The Phil
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano FILE PHOTO / MALACANANG The Philippines will reject “all kinds of aid” from the European Union (EU) to give the 28-member bloc no excuse to meddle in the country’s internal affairs, Foreign Secretary... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace welcomes CHR probe of military operations in MarawiMALACANANG welcomed the Commission on Human Rights’ (CHR) move to investigate t
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
MALACANANG welcomed the Commission on Human Rights’ (CHR) move to investigate the alleged human rights violation during military operations in Marawi City. In a press conference, Palace spokesman Ernesto Abella said the government would not allow... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
LTFRB explains Duterte's deadline for jeepney phase outon the issue after the two-day strike staged by transport group PISTON last Mon
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
on the issue after the two-day strike staged by transport group PISTON last Monday and Tuesday. The protests prompted Malacanang to suspend government work and school classes for 2 days. Caloocan Representative Edgardo Erice observed that... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Palace open to dialog on jeep upgradeRodrigo Duterte will not budge on his tough stance supporting jeepney moderniza
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
Rodrigo Duterte will not budge on his tough stance supporting jeepney modernization despite strong opposition against it, Malacanang said Wednesday. But it remains open to healthier dialogue with transport groups, who will be greatly affected by... Read more
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Sun Star
Senators mourn passing of Cardinal Vidalthe moral impetus to the first Edsa People Power Revolution. In 2001, he quietl
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
the moral impetus to the first Edsa People Power Revolution. In 2001, he quietly visited then President Estrada to leave Malacanang to avert violence. He also voiced out his views on controversies hounding the Arroyo and Aquino administrations,"... Read more
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The Manila Times
No apologies from Palace over President’s threat to jeepney drivers THERE were no apologies from Malacanang after President Rodrigo Duterte threate
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
THERE were no apologies from Malacanang after President Rodrigo Duterte threatened jeepney drivers who would refuse to comply with the government order to modernize their vehicles by buying the units worth P1.6 million each. “The President’s fervid... Read more
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Minda News
Military to Marawi bakwits: “Please be patient”when they return to the city. Maj. Gen. Restituto Padilla, AFP spokesperson, t
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
when they return to the city. Maj. Gen. Restituto Padilla, AFP spokesperson, told the Mindanao Hour press briefing in Malacanang on Tuesday that the return of the evacuees (internally displaced persons or IDPs) to Marawi will still take some... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace condoles with Catholic faithful on passing of Cardinal VidalMALACANANG joined the Catholic faithful in mourning the passing of Cebu Archbis
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
MALACANANG joined the Catholic faithful in mourning the passing of Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal. “The Palace condoles with the Cebu faithful on the demise of Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal this morning,” Palace... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace condoles with Catholic faithful on death of Cardinal VidalMALACANANG on Wednesday extended its sympathies and condolences to the Catholic
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
MALACANANG on Wednesday extended its sympathies and condolences to the Catholic faithful following the death of Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal. "The Palace condoles with the Cebu faithful on the demise of Cebu Archbishop Emeritus... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No destabilization threat to Duterte administration, says AFPArmed Forces of the Philippines Spokesperson Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla FILE
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Armed Forces of the Philippines Spokesperson Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla FILE PHOTO / TOTO LOZANO / MALACANANG The military sees no major threat to the administration, despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s continued reference to destabilization... Read more
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The Manila Times
Govt eyes incentives for local PUV makersas anti-poor, noting that new units were too expensive. A two-day transport st
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
as anti-poor, noting that new units were too expensive. A two-day transport strike called for Monday and Tuesday prompted Malacanang to declare a nationwide school holiday and suspend work at government offices. Lopez last week said that the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Passenger jeepneys back on Bataan roadsgobyerno,” a passenger caller said. (Business is not good because classes and
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
gobyerno,” a passenger caller said. (Business is not good because classes and work in government offices are suspended.) Malacanang issued the suspension order late Monday night. Jeepneys with routes from Balanga to Abucay and Balanga to Orani... Read more
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The Manila Times
MMDA lifts number coding except in Makati, Las Pinasthe Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) lifted the number coding s
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) lifted the number coding scheme to reduce the number of commuters as Malacanang maintained its decision to suspend government work and classes at all levels in both in public and private... Read more
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The Manila Times
Return to road of peace, Palace tells remaining terrorists in MarawiFOLLOWING the deaths of the top leaders behind the siege in Marawi City, Malaca
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
FOLLOWING the deaths of the top leaders behind the siege in Marawi City, Malacanang appealed to the remaining terrorists to cease fighting and return to the “road of peace.” “With terrorist leaders gone, we call on all fighters to cease further... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Damage assessment ongoing in Marawi CityMalacanang reports a team called the Post-Conflict Needs Assessment (PCNA) is m
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
Malacanang reports a team called the Post-Conflict Needs Assessment (PCNA) is making the rounds of Marawi City to examine the overall damage sustained during the siege. After the assessment is completed, government will be able to determine the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte 'acting like a parent' in suspending classesPresident Rodrigo Duterte suspended school classes on Tuesday out of parental i
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
President Rodrigo Duterte suspended school classes on Tuesday out of parental instinct. During the press conference in Malacanang, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella explained, "he is acting as a parent. He is thinking about the greater good,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Lesser number of protesting PUJ drivers on second day of transport strikeCity, and Bukidnon. PISTON claimed on Monday that parts of Luzon were paralyze
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
City, and Bukidnon. PISTON claimed on Monday that parts of Luzon were paralyzed “100%” on the first day of the strike. Malacanang suspended government work and classes in all levels in public and private schools late Monday night in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PISTON to wage more strikes if gov’t pushes with ‘unjust’ upgrading planfranchised jeepneys joined their first day of strike. ADVERTISEMENT “Hindi ka
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
franchised jeepneys joined their first day of strike. ADVERTISEMENT “Hindi kami natatalo e, kasi kansela ng kansela ‘yung Malacanang ng klase at opisina e, at problema ng gobyerno ‘yun, di namin problema ‘yun,” San Mateo told reporters in an... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t bent on implementing PUV modernization programPresidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella FILE PHOTO / MALACANANG Malacañang on
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella FILE PHOTO / MALACANANG Malacañang on Monday said that it would proceed with the government’s plan to modernize public utility vehicles (PUVs) despite the nationwide transport strike against the project. In... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
No classes & gov't work on Tuesday (Oct. 17)Malacanang has announced the suspension of classes in all levels in both public
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Malacanang has announced the suspension of classes in all levels in both public and private schools nationwide on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. The Palace has also announced the suspension of government work across the country on this day. The... Read more
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CBS News
Pro-ISIS militant on FBI wanted list killed in battleinformation that allowed troops to locate Hapilon and Maute in one building, Lo
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
information that allowed troops to locate Hapilon and Maute in one building, Lorenzana said. In this photo provided by Malacanang Palace in Manila, clad in a combat uniform and a protective vest, President Rodrigo Duterte holds an assault rifle... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace: Govt work, classes resume TuesdayWORK in government and classes in public and private schools will resume on Tue
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
WORK in government and classes in public and private schools will resume on Tuesday, October 17, Malacanang said on Monday. Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar made the announcement even after jeepney drivers announced the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Malacanang await confirmation on Omar Maute & Hapilon's reported deathsMalacanang is awaiting confirmation on reports from Marawi City that Isnilon Ha
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Malacanang is awaiting confirmation on reports from Marawi City that Isnilon Hapilon, the ISIS Southeast Asia Emir, and Maute leader Omar Maute are dead. Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar says, the confirmation will come from... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte counsel may ask SC to stop wealth probeA MALACANANG official said Sunday he was reviewing the possibility of asking th
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
A MALACANANG official said Sunday he was reviewing the possibility of asking the Supreme Court to stop the investigation of the Office of the Ombudsman on the alleged hidden wealth of President Rodrigo Duterte. Chief presidential legal counsel... Read more
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The Manila Times
Govt to offer free rides to commuters in response to transport strikeLizada said. Piston and the No To Jeepney Phaseout Coalition will lead the nat
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
Lizada said. Piston and the No To Jeepney Phaseout Coalition will lead the nationwide protest on Monday and Tuesday. Malacanang has ordered the suspension of government work and classes in both public and private schools nationwide. REICELENE... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace suspends classes, govt work on Monday due to transport strikeMALACANANG suspended classes in all levels, both public and private, as well as
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
MALACANANG suspended classes in all levels, both public and private, as well as work in government offices nationwide on Monday, October 16, due to a transport strike. In a statement from Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, a memorandum circular... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Astute one step back on anti-drug campaignfact, he has allowed – or directed -- his chief peace negotiator, Labor Secreta
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
fact, he has allowed – or directed -- his chief peace negotiator, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III, to say at a recent Malacanang briefing that the peace talks can still continue, since Duterte has only cancelled but not abandoned the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Duterte lashes out as approval ratings slipPhilippines' Institute of Islamic Studies, says that for the Duterte presidency
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
Philippines' Institute of Islamic Studies, says that for the Duterte presidency, "the honeymoon period has ended." "The Malacanang (presidential palace) has felt the pressure from human rights group and the opposition about the EJK," he said,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Duterte lashes out as approval ratings slipPhilippines' Institute of Islamic Studies, says that for the Duterte presidency
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 days ago
Philippines' Institute of Islamic Studies, says that for the Duterte presidency, "the honeymoon period has ended." "The Malacanang (presidential palace) has felt the pressure from human rights group and the opposition about the EJK," he said,... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Duterte lashes out as approval ratings slipPhilippines' Institute of Islamic Studies, says that for the Duterte presidency
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
Philippines' Institute of Islamic Studies, says that for the Duterte presidency, "the honeymoon period has ended." "The Malacanang (presidential palace) has felt the pressure from human rights group and the opposition about the EJK," he said,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Duterte lashes out as approval ratings slipPhilippines' Institute of Islamic Studies, says that for the Duterte presidency
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
Philippines' Institute of Islamic Studies, says that for the Duterte presidency, "the honeymoon period has ended." "The Malacanang (presidential palace) has felt the pressure from human rights group and the opposition about the EJK," he said,... Read more
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Gulf News
Steven Seagal meets Rodrigo DuterteRodrigo Duterte with visiting American actor Steven Seagal (L) gestures during
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
Rodrigo Duterte with visiting American actor Steven Seagal (L) gestures during his courtesy call at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, Philippines October 12, 2017. Picture taken October 12, 2017. Malacanang... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t plans to get funding from China on Mindanao power plants rehabFinance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III MALACANANG FILE PHOTO The rehabilita
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III MALACANANG FILE PHOTO The rehabilitation of the National Power Corp.’s (Napocor) Agus-Pulangi hydroelectric power plants in Mindanao will entail P54 billion, which its funding is planned to be sourced by the... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Duterte Threatens to Expel EU Ambassadors From the Philippines. Credit – RTV Malacanang via Storyful24 hours.” “You want to expel us, you try,” Duterte said. “You think China and
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
24 hours.” “You want to expel us, you try,” Duterte said. “You think China and Russia will allow that?” Duterte cited no evidence in his speech of EU ambassadors plotting to have the Philippines removed from the UN. Credit: RTV Malacanang via Story... Read more
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Reuters
Steven Seagal meets 'The Punisher' Duterte, talks drug warFilipinos dead. President Rodrigo Duterte greets visiting American actor Steve
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
Filipinos dead. President Rodrigo Duterte greets visiting American actor Steven Seagal (L) during his courtesy call at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, Philippines October 12, 2017. Malacanang Presidential photo/Handout via... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte “resurrects” Salamat Hashim; warns “fighting everywhere in Mindanao” if…then, the mainstream rebel groups would now be joining with the extremist group
Minda News / Posted 8 days ago
then, the mainstream rebel groups would now be joining with the extremist groups,” Duterte warned at the relaunching of the Malacanang Press Briefing room on Thursday, October 12. “Now, we are on one side and (MNLF founding chair Nur) Misuari has... Read more
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Minda News
Marawi ‘bakwits’ told they’d transfer to Sagonsongan soon but where are the houses?that is in charge. China Jocson, Assistant to the Presidential Spokesperson, t
Minda News / Posted 8 days ago
that is in charge. China Jocson, Assistant to the Presidential Spokesperson, told the Mindanao Hour press briefing in Malacanang on Monday that during the Task Force Bangon Marawi’s 4th All-Agency Meeting at the National Emergency Operations... Read more
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Gulf News
Duterte tells UN and EU envoys to leave Philippines in 24 hourschannel cut tomorrow. You leave my country in 24 hours. All, all of you,” Duter
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
channel cut tomorrow. You leave my country in 24 hours. All, all of you,” Duterte ranted in a very emotional speech at Malacanang, the presidential palace on Thursday.“We will not allow anybody, not even the United States, to dictate on us. And... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace dismisses Human Rights Watch warning as ‘unwarranted nuisance’Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella FILE PHOTO / MALACANANG Malacañang di
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella FILE PHOTO / MALACANANG Malacañang dismissed as mere “unwarranted nuisance” the remarks of the Human Rights Watch (HRW) that the Philippines could lose its membership in the United Nations Human Rights... Read more
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The Manila Times
Peace talks with communists remain ‘alive’– Bellowere still “alive,” government chief negotiator Silvestre Bello 3rd said on Thu
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
were still “alive,” government chief negotiator Silvestre Bello 3rd said on Thursday. Bello, during a press conference in Malacanang, said President Rodrigo Duterte would not abandon the peace process with the communists despite the Chief... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Steven Seagal to meet Duterte in palacePopular American action movie star Steven Seagal is off to Malacanang this afte
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
Popular American action movie star Steven Seagal is off to Malacanang this afternoon to see President Rodrigo Duterte. This event is included in the President's schedule. The US actor, film producer and martial arts expert is an admirer of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace respects Bautista’s ‘honorable exit’MALACANANG on Wednesday said it respected Commission on Elections Chairman Andr
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
MALACANANG on Wednesday said it respected Commission on Elections Chairman Andres Bautista’s decision to resign his post. “We respect the decision of Chairman Andy Bautista. We wish him well,” Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar... Read more
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Sun Star
Comelec chief resignsof the year," Bautista said in a letter to the Comelec. The poll chief said he
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
of the year," Bautista said in a letter to the Comelec. The poll chief said he has already filed a resignation letter to Malacanang. His resignation is effective December 31, 2017. Bautista's plan to resign came amid allegations by his estranged... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PNP addressing drug kills – PalacePresidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella FILE PHOTO / MALACANANG As internatio
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella FILE PHOTO / MALACANANG As international groups press for an independent investigation of the killing of suspects in President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs, Malacañang says the Philippine National Police is... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace sorry over rejection of Ubial as health secretaryMALACANANG expressed regret over the Commission on Appointments’ (CA) rejection
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
MALACANANG expressed regret over the Commission on Appointments’ (CA) rejection of Paulyn Ubial as health secretary. “We regret the Commission on Appointments’ non-confirmation of Department of Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Rosell-Ubial. We wish... Read more
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The Manila Times
Another Faeldon man resigns from CustomsCommissioner Isidro Lapena said on Tuesday that Gambala submitted his letter of
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
Commissioner Isidro Lapena said on Tuesday that Gambala submitted his letter of resignation in September but Malacanang has yet to name his replacement. “Deputy Commissioner Gambala has already filed his irrevocable resignation. It... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace distances self from SC ruling to keep De Lima in jailMALACANANG declined Tuesday to comment on Supreme Court’s (SC) decision to junk
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
MALACANANG declined Tuesday to comment on Supreme Court’s (SC) decision to junk detained Senator Leila de Lima’s motion to recall her arrest warrant issued by a Muntinlupa City court. Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said the Palace would... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace hands off on SC decision to keep de Lima in jailMALACANANG distanced itself from the Supreme Court’s decision junking the petit
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
MALACANANG distanced itself from the Supreme Court’s decision junking the petition of detained Sen. Leila de Lima to dismiss the illegal drugs charges against her. “That is within the Supreme Court’s purview, we leave it to them to address that,”... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Cops in drug killings drag Duterte ratings—­Palacein his ratings only speak of a very alive and vibrant democracy contrary to the
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
in his ratings only speak of a very alive and vibrant democracy contrary to the opinion of others that there is a tyrant in Malacanang.” Based on the latest SWS survey, Duterte’s net satisfaction rating dropped 18 points, from +66 last June to +48... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace says drop in Duterte’s ratings a ‘barometer for govt to work harder’MALACANANG said on Monday that the drop in President Rodrigo Duterte’s satisfac
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
MALACANANG said on Monday that the drop in President Rodrigo Duterte’s satisfaction and trust ratings was a “barometer for the government to work harder.” “We accept this as a barometer, as a guide post for all of us in government to work harder, to... Read more
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