Malacañang on Saturday (April 29) urged residents by the Magnitude-7.2 earthquake that happened in Surigao earlier in the day to remain calm but alert after PHIVOLCS warned of aftershocks.
Contrary to reports, President Rodrigo Duterte does not have a "blanket" agreement with China for exploring the country's territories, including Benham Rise.
President Rodrigo Duterte couldn't help but gush at the magnanimity and generosity of Chinese President Xi Jinping after China agreed to double its importation of certain Philippine fruits.
The bayanihan spirit is now alive in quake-hit Surigao province.
Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Gina Lopez has vowed to create more jobs than the 21 mining firms she ordered to be shut down in just a year and half's time.
Vice President Leni Robredo on Wednesday (Dec. 7) conceded that her relationship with President Rodrigo Duterte has always been fragile because their views clashed on certain issues and she was unwilling to compromise her stand.
Vice President Leni Robredo still likes to meet President Rodrigo Duterte even if his spokesperson has said he has grown uncomfortable working with her because of their opposing views on certain issues.
President Rodrigo Duterte's bid to forge stronger economic relations with China is proving to be a good thing for the Philippines' outdated railway system-- even if a Chinese company doesn't bag the contract to build one.
The Supreme Court (SC) has rejected the irrevocable resignation of Judge Ezekiel Dagala, who was one of the magistrates named by President Rodrigo Duterte as having links to illegal drugs.
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte has given his final notice to the illegal mining firms in Surigao as he told the people behind them to look for other business ventures.