Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque warned that the bill banning public officials from spreading false information would surely be used against the opposition, as it is rare that officials with the administration are prosecuted.
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There is a need to closely monitor the debt obligations and modes of financing adopted by the Duterte administration to fund its ambitious “Build, Build, Build” program.
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Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said it was improper for the National Democratic Front (NDF) to reveal what the Duterte administration has agreed to in the stalled peace talks between the government and communist rebels.
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“Once is an unfortunate random event. Twice could be a coincidence. Thrice is a pattern."
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Warming up to China is not getting the Philippines anywhere, Senator Franklin Drilon said, sharing data which show that Beijing’s contributions to Manila have been “measly” despite friendlier relations.
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Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Wednesday blamed President Duterte for the latest attempt of militant urban poor group to occupy a housing project for soldiers and policemen in Rodriguez, Rizal.
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Senator Koko Pimentel on Monday said the Duterte administration is “one step closer" to the fulfillment of its promise to provide free internet in the country.
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Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Monday defended anew the Duterte administration's friendly relations with China despite the alleged harassment and bullying by the foreign government.
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Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go clarified Saturday that President Rodrigo Duterte did not order the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) to stop patrolling the disputed West Philippine Sea.
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Detained Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday said the Duterte administration's “tokhang” will only continue if the public will allow it.
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Senator Joel Villanueva on Tuesday said he is certain that more "jobs, jobs, jobs" will be generated by the "Build, Build, Build" infrastructure program of the Duterte administration.
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano has slammed critics who accuse the government of doing nothing in the face of China's increasing militarization in the South China Sea, saying the "shouting matches" they want to happen will not…
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Senate Blue Ribbon committee chair Dick Gordon is urging the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Commission on Audit (COA) and the Office of the Ombudsman to probe Solicitor General Jose Calida’s security firm’s deals with government agencies…
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Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano has vowed not just to quit, but never to be in public office again if critics can show proof that even a tiny portion of Philippine territory has been lost under the Duterte administration.
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MANILA -- Malacañang on Monday welcomed the Asian Development Bank (ADB) assessment which showed that the Philippines will be able to reduce poverty incidents to 14 percent by 2022.
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Senator Panfilo Lacson on Sunday warned the Duterte administration of dire consequences if it will not even attempt to take action and immediately address the rising cost of living in the country.
Subtle sabotage: Military leaking restricted info to undermine Duterte’s pro-China stance- Trillanes
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The military is leaking restricted defense-related information in a bid to spur the government to action amid President Rodrigo Duterte’s pro-China stance, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has claimed.
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Liberal Party President and Senator Kiko Pangilinan said the former ruling party is trying to sway actress Agot Isidro to join the opposition coalition for the 2019 elections.
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The public can heave a sigh of relief on the reported decision of Supreme Court Associate Justice Teresita de Castro and Solicitor General Jose Calida declining their nomination for Ombudsman post, Sen. Antonio Trillanes on Friday said.
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They were the originals.
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Senators Sonny Angara and Migz Zubiri on Tuesday expressed hope that the government will remain steadfast in ensuring that the labor rights of all Filipinos working abroad, especially domestic workers, are “protected at all times.”
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The United Kingdom’s agreement to supply military equipment for “urban warfare” and “cyber security” to the Philippines has raised concerns it will be used in the Duterte administration’s war on drugs.
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Senator Bam Aquino on Monday highlighted the need for a dissenting voice amid contentious reforms and controversies hounding the Duterte administration.
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Detained Senator Leila de Lima make use of her time in "isolation" by writing down her thoughts on national issues and her advocacies.