President Rodrigo R. Duterte continues to monitor the country’s preparations for the onslaught of Typhoon Rolly, Senator Christopher Lawrence Go said on Saturday.
Three names are on the shortlist of candidates for the next chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), Interior Secretary Eduardo Año said on Friday.
The Department of National Defense (DND) on Sunday cheered President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s statement that he would reconsider acquiring weapons from the United States.
Rodrigo R. Duterte warned Peter Lim anew from being caught noting that the fugitive and alleged drug lord would not be able to make it out alive.
Malacañang on Friday called Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle’s presentation in Vatican City regarding the victims of clergy sexual abuse a “validation” of President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s criticisms against the Catholic church.
MANILA – From a peak of 260,000 veterans when World War II ended in 1944, only 5,500 are alive as of today, Oct. 19, 2018, including some 50 of them, whose ages are over the century mark.
Government law enforcers will be exercising maximum tolerance during rallies, in line with the 46th anniversary of Martial Law declared by the late president Ferdinand Marcos on Sept. 21, 1972, the Palace assured on Thursday.
Malacañang on Sunday branded as “prison hallucination” the remarks made by detained Senator Leila de Lima accusing President Rodrigo R. Duterte of allegedly being behind a plot to unseat Vice President Leni Robredo and tap former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong Marcos to replace him.
Former Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Albert del Rosario on Friday hailed President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s call on China to “temper” its behavior in the West Philippine Sea amid reports that Beijing warned a Philippine military aircraft while flying over its man-made islands in the disputed region.
MANILA — Malacañang on Thursday announced that Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco has been appointed as fourth member of a panel tasked to conduct dialogues with various religious groups following President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s remarks against the Catholic Church.
Defense Secretary Delfin N. Lorenzana has accused Jose Ma. Sison, founding chairman of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), of being insincere for the peace talks to succeed which have been dragging for decades.
MANILA– Six Filipino diplomats were conferred three of the country’s highest honors during the 120th Foundation Anniversary of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) led by President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Monday.
Malacanang on Wednesday assured that government effort investigate the series of killings that have targeted media practitioners, priests and prosecutors was no “lip service.”
President Rodrigo R. Duterte is planning raise duirectly the issue of Chinese Coast Guard personnel reportedly bullying Filipino fishermen in the Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal when he meets Chinese President Xi Jinping, his spokesman said Wednesday.
President Rodrigo R. Duterte does not need the approval of the Senate to withdraw the Philippines’ ratification of the Rome Statute, a United Nations (UN) treaty creating the International Criminal Court (ICC), his spokesman maintained Wednesday.
MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Tuesday assured South Korean businessmen that they will be “safe and sound” while in the Philippines.
MANILA – Four agreements will be signed by the Philippines and South Korea during President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s official visit to the host country on June 3- 5, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced Friday.
MANILA – President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday thanked the Presidential Security Group (PSG) for serving the nation by “courageously” standing behind him.
The House of Representatives on Wednesday night ratified the bicameral conference committee report on a bill seeking to create a national identification (ID) system.
MANILA — Malacañang on Monday said the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) will be the one responsible to impose appropriate sanctions against companies practicing labor-only contracting, after more than 700 companies were found practicing the prohibited labor scheme.
MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) will provide the International Criminal Court (ICC) with the government’s data on the Duterte administration’s campaign against illegal drugs if the request gets nod from “higher office,” Chief Supt. John Bulalacao said.
President Rodrigo R. Duterte has appointed the fourth and last commissioner of the Presidential Commission for the Urban Poor (PCUP) in place of the erring commissioners he sacked last December due to excessive foreign travels.
MANILA– The Russian Federation “respects” President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s decision to withdraw the Philippines from the International Criminal Court (ICC), Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev said on Tuesday.
Malacanang clarified on Tuesday that only the National Food Authority (NFA) Council will speak on the country’s rice situation.