Malacañang lauded the Supreme Court (SC) decision rejecting the plea of a group seeking the government to implement free mass testing for coronavirus disease (Covid-19).
MANILA – Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo on Friday asked the European Union (EU) to refrain from interfering with the country’s domestic affairs following a European Parliament resolution that cited the alleged “rapidly deteriorating human rights situation” in the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte.
The task force investigating the issues hounding the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) must provide documentary evidence to pin down officials and employees responsible for the rampant corruption within the agency, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said.
Senator Richard Gordon’s comment that Presidential Spokesperson and Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo should stop acting like the “spokesman” of resigned Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Gen. Oscar Albayalde does not sit well with Panelo.
Presidential Spokesperson and Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo blamed the media and the youth group Anakbayan for skipping his initial plan to ride the Light Rail Transit Line 2 (LRT-2) to work.
Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo on Tuesday denied he recommended executive clemency for rape and murder convict Antonio Sanchez.
Police visibility in campuses will not address the issue of alleged recruitment of students by leftist groups, Malacanang said on Tuesday.
Cabinet members advise President Rodrigo Duterte to slow down as he’s working way too hard.
President Rodrigo Duterte is pushing for Charter change to prevent the military from attempting a coup against his government, his spokesman said.
Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo is adamant that President Rodrigo Duterte does not bring candidates in his events.
Former broadcast journalist and Cavite Rep. Gilbert Remulla is reportedly being considered as the next spokesman of President Duterte.
President Rodrigo Duterte continues to hold out hope that outgoing Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque will shelve his senatorial bid, as he made it clear Friday (October 12) that Chief Presidential Legal Counsel will become his mouthpiece for only a short period of time.
Most people would grab the chance to be in a picture with the renowned and well-loved Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Aung San Suu Kyi.
President Rodrigo Duterte made comic relief out of Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo in his speech Sunday (March 19) in front of the Filipino community in Myanmar, which the Chief Executive is currently visiting.
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre had to beg off from attending the rest of a Senate hearing on Monday to attend a Cabinet meeting in Malacanang.
It seems like lawyer Salvador Panelo will not be warming his seat as Chief Presidential Legal Counsel for a long time, if veteran journalist Ellen Tordesillas’ report were to be believed.
As far as Malacanang is concerned, former Palawan governor Joel Reyes and brother former Coron mayor Mario Reyes should not be allowed to be placed…
Malacañang has yet to receive word about the reported resignation of Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Benjamin Caguioa. This was after The Manila Standard Today quoted…