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Duterte ‘disappointed’ over delay in crafting of COC – Palace

Posted on Monday, 24 June 2019 04:53 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo on Sunday (June 23) expressed President Rodrigo Duterte’s ‘concern and disappointment’ over delays in the crafting of the much-awaited Code of Conduct (COC)...

Duterte insists ‘major contributors’ to climate change be held accountable

Posted on Monday, 24 June 2019 12:29 PM | No Comments
BANGKOK, Thailand – President Rodrigo Duterte has called on members of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to hold accountable countries that greatly contribute to climate change. Duterte...

Duterte asks US, China to end trade war

Posted on Monday, 24 June 2019 10:47 AM | No Comments
BANGKOK, Thailand – President Rodrigo Duterte has urged the United States and China to end their long-standing trade war and asked the two super powers to ‘take the high road’...

DOJ Secretary to serve as OIC from June 21-23

Posted on Friday, 21 June 2019 10:59 AM | No Comments
The Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Menardo Guevarra will serve as the officer-in-charge of the Executive Department from June 21-23 as President Rodrigo Duterte flies to Thailand. President Duterte will...

Thailand accepts ASEAN Chairmanship for 2019 , vows to ‘advance partnership for sustainability’

Posted on Thursday, 15 November 2018 06:10 PM | No Comments
    SINGAPORE – The Chairmanship of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) was finally handed over by Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to Thailand Prime Minister...

ASEAN ‘concerned’ over US-China trade rift – PM Lee

Posted on Monday, 30 April 2018 10:45 AM | No Comments
  SINGAPORE – The 32nd ASEAN Summit concluded Saturday in Singapore with Southeast Asian leaders reaffirming cooperation on trade and regional peace. However, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said...

ASEAN Single Window: Key to a strong regional trade

Posted on Thursday, 26 April 2018 02:54 PM | No Comments
  SINGAPORE – The Philippines is likely to join this year the so-called “ASEAN Single Window” as it participates in the 16th ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Council Meeting on Thursday,...

Singapore to promote “smart cities” in 32nd ASEAN Summit

Posted on Wednesday, 25 April 2018 03:34 PM | No Comments
  SINGAPORE – Regional leaders will gather beginning tomorrow until April 28 for the 32nd Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) Summit chaired this year by Singapore . The nine...

Duterte to attend 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore

Posted on Friday, 20 April 2018 11:17 AM | No Comments
President Rodrigo Duterte is set to attend the 32nd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Singapore next week. Singapore is this year’s ASEAN chair led by Prime Minister...

Duterte not attending the ASEAN – Australia Special Summit

Posted on Monday, 5 March 2018 08:56 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte will not be attending the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) – Australia Special Summit in Sydney on March 17 to 18. The chief executive...