President Rodrigo R. Duterte is just keeping his promise to back police officials at the forefront of his administration's anti-drug campaign, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Friday.
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President Rodrigo R. Duterte does not plan to order the repatriation of Filipino workers from Kuwait, despite the killing of Filipino domestic worker Jeanelyn Padernal Villavende.
In the wake of rising tension between the United States and Iran, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has been ordered by President Rodrigo R. Duterte to prepare its air and naval assets which could be used in the evacuation of…
Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Saturday expressed hope that President Rodrigo R. Duterte would finally name the next chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP) this January.
The Presidential Commission on Good Government reiterated that most of the cases filed against the Marcoses were litigated before President Rodrigo R. Duterte's time.
President Rodrigo R. Duterte has promoted the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Commandant from Vice Admiral to Admiral – the highest rank of a PCG commissioned officer.
MANILA -- Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Friday said all his travels abroad have the approval of President Rodrigo R. Duterte.
The Senate majority bloc has a plan to prevent martial law in Mindanao from being extended for the fourth time despite hints from some administration officials that its imposition is still necessary.
President Rodrigo R. Duterte dismissed as “unripe” a proposal of two US senators to bar Philippine government officials involved in the imprisonment of Senator Leila de Lima from entering the United States.
Russia is likely to offer the Philippines various defense equipment during the visit of President Rodrigo R. Duterte and his party to Moscow this week, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Monday.
The Russian government on Wednesday reiterated its commitment to help the Philippines strengthen its defense capabilities ahead of the second visit of President Rodrigo R. Duterte to Russia on October 1.
All incumbent three star generals in the military are qualified for the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP)'s top post, its current chief said Wednesday.
MANILA -- Sixty-five heinous crime convicts, who were released on account of “good conduct”, have surrendered as of Sunday, five days after President Rodrigo R. Duterte gave them 15 days to voluntarily submit themselves to authorities.
China President Xi Jinping respects Philippine sovereignty but not where it matters most - the country's rights over the West Philippine Sea which he continues to treat with scorn.
The Department of Finance is worried about the adverse impact of President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s directive to close all Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO)-regulated gaming activities on the financial requirements of the Universal…
The struggle may seemed to have ended after Malacañang vetoed the Security of Tenure (SOT) bill but, the fight is far from over as Senator Joel Villanueva reaffirmed his commitment to continue pushing the measure he sponsored to put 'endo'…
Senator Imee Marcos is proposing a better alternative over the revival of mandatory ROTC or the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps which President Rodrigo R. Duterte himself is pushing to instill discipline, patriotism and nationalism among…
An official of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said the lender's 2019 growth forecast for the Philippines, which was slashed by 0.5 percentage points to 6 percent, remains among the strongest in the region.
Senator Francis Tolentino said there is no need for the Senate to ratify the “verbal agreement” between President Rodrigo R. Duterte and China President Xi Jinping on fishing in the West Philippine Sea.
Senator Sonny Angara has vowed that the proposed 2020 national budget will be passed on time before the end of the year.
Senator Joel Villanueva on Wednesday (July 24) lambasted what seemed to be an 'underground' movement to derail the Security of Tenure (SOT) bill which is now awaiting for the signature of President Rodrigo R. Duterte .
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Tuesday (July 23) claimed that President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s 4th State of the Nation Address (SONA) became the ‘final resting place’ of Charter Change or Cha-Cha.