The National Food Authority (NFA) tripled its foreign travel budget in 2017 as officials went on group junkets and retiring execs made more than one trip for the road before their exit.
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With the Senate not yet conducting probes into alleged anomalies in the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV aims to grill the government agency during budget deliberations.
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The Commission on Audit accused the Philippine Communications Operations Office (PCOO) led by Secretary Martin Andanar of engaging in “splitting” to evade the mandatory bidding of P35 million worth of giveaways and transport rentals for the…
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The Duterte administration lost nearly P1 million when Communications Secretary Martin Andanar opted to lease rather than buy laptops and cameras used for the country’s hosting of the ASEAN Summit in November last year.
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Two years after promising voters he would ride a jet ski and raise the Philippine flag under the glare of China's warships in the disputed Spratly Islands, President Rodrigo Duterte is making another promise to sail in Benham Rise's waters…
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Australia must avoid a "dance with dictators" when it hosts ASEAN leaders at a special summit this week, and should make human rights a prominent issue, campaigners say.
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Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo wants the Philippines to host the Miss Universe again this year.
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President Rodrigo Duterte and Vice President Leni Robredo showed all was well between them when they met for the commemoration of Dr. Jose Rizal's 121st death anniversary in Luneta Saturday (December 30).
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President Rodrigo Duterte had the chance to observe the mannerisms of at least two world leaders during the ASEAN Summit held in Manila in November.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has made a cameo appearance in a recent video of “The Simpsons” showing a fictional encounter between United States President Donald Trump and special counsel Robert Mueller.
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President Rodrigo Duterte showed off his vocal prowess once again at the birthday party of Robin Padilla, which was held at the Presidential Security Group's compound in Malacañang on November 23.
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The Armed Forces of the Philippines might have defeated the ISIS-inspired Maute Group, but it still has another war to face: the communist insurgency.
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Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Friday India has expressed interest to help in the Philippine military modernization by supplying equipment.
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President Rodrigo Duterte will not be forced into wearing suit and tie just because other world leaders do.
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President Rodrigo Duterte isn’t at the very least shy about the wearing barongs that are easily wrinkled to higg-level events, such as the ASEAN Summit.
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Tourism Promotions Board Chief Operating Officer Cesar Montano is in hot water once again for allegedly delaying on purpose the signing of a check for a supplier of sound equipment for the ASEAN Summit.
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No invite? No problem!
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After following a hectic schedule for the ASEAN Summit, President Rodrigo Duterte finally had time to catch up on sleep in Davao City.
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Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III on Thursday is optimistic that the 2018 General Appropriations Act (national budget) and the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN or tax reform package) would be passed before…
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Malacañang on Thursday (November 16) hit back at critics who called the ASEAN Summit held in Manila as nothing more than pageantry.
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Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go is surprised that he’s now a picture frame on Facebook after gaining fame for his selfies with world leaders.
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President Rodrigo Duterte considers Davao City his comfort zone that he looks forward to any chance he can get to be back.
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United States President Donald Trump had nothing but good words for President Rodrigo Duterte, whom he got the chance to know better while he was in Manila for the ASEAN Summit.
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President Rodrigo Duterte’s sharp tongue against the European Union, which has been critical of his war against drugs, took a backseat at the ASEAN Summit, with EU Council President Donald Tusk attending the talks.