President Rodrigo R. Duterte will be making his first official state visit to South Korea from June 3 to 5, Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque confirmed on Saturday.
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte has laid out three directives to concerned government agencies in an effort to cushion the impact of oil price hikes on Filipinos, Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said on Saturday.
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A university professor cited the diplomatic skills of President Rodrigo R. Duterte as ideal qualities to help improve mutual understanding among countries.
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte is giving Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo Puyat to fire all undersecretaries and assistant secretaries in her department, bring her own team and start on a clean slaed.
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A regional director is claiming that Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Assistant Secretary Tinganun “Roger” A. Umpa, whom President Rodrigo R. Duterte earlier asked to resign or be sacked, gave his staff some “unusual…
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Government officials ordered by President Rodrigo R. Duterte to be investigated for alleged corruption are believed to be linked to multi-billion peso jewelry smuggling, an official of the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) said…
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Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Thursday expressed support for the move seeking to provide bullet-proof vests for state prosecutors and arm them for self-defense though he said they cannot easily do it because of budgetary…
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Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque admitted Thursday that he too was puzzled by President Rodrigo R. Duterte's statement that she does not want another woman as the next Ombudsman.
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MANILA -- President Rodrigo R. Duterte has signed a joint resolution authorizing the National Housing Authority (NHA) to award the unoccupied housing units of uniformed personnel to qualified beneficiaries.
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With 172 affirmative votes, zero negative, and no abstention, the House passed House Bill No. 7436, which seeks to abolish the Road Board and transfer the management of the road users’ tax to the Department of Public Works and Highways…
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The trip of President Rodrigo R. Duterte to the Philippine Rise (formerly Benham Rise) to send off Filipino scientists who will conduct maritime research is both "symbolic" and "assertive", his spokesperson said Tuesday.
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Finding himself in a situation where he had to choose only one side from among his supporters, President Rodrigo R. Duterte said on Tuesday his decision to skip the 2018 barangay (village) elections was "purely political."
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte is the last person to interveen in the Maria Lourdes Sereno as the chief justice of the Supreme Court, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said on Saturday.
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MANILA -- President Rodrigo R. Duterte has appointed acting secretaries to lead the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).
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Malacañang on Wednesday recognized the power the Office of the Ombudsman to investigate cases involving public officials, including the alleged ill-gotten wealth of resigned Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte, the son of President Rodrigo…
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MANILA – President Rodrigo R. Duterte will visit Benham Rise on May 15 to 16. “The President will be commemorating the renaming of Benham Rise to Philippine Rise by visiting the Philippine Rise itself; and this is on May 15 to 16,”…
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte called North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as the “man of the hour” after he and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met to discuss denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and plant a pine tree on the demarcation…
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Saturday said he wanted all Filipino workers out of Kuwait and back home, noting that he could no longer take the abuses against them in the Gulf state.
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Saturday reminded critics slamming the Bureau of Immigration (BI) order to expel Australian nun Patricia Fox from the Philippines for allegedly violating the terms of her visa, that the government was simply…
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte is expected to make a “personally crafted” announcement on the country’s next step to resolve its conflict with Kuwait on Sunday, his spokesperson has said.
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Malacañang on Friday said President Rodrigo R. Duterte has clarified he has not abandoned the arbitral tribunal’s ruling in favor of the Philippines’ protest against China’s nine-dash line that covers nearly the whole of the disputed West…