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Posts Tagged ‘President Rodrigo Duterte’

Malacañang to release detailed report on drug-related killings

Posted on: April 24th, 2018 | No Comments
  Malacañang is planning to disclose next week a detailed report on drug-related killings in legitimate operations held by the Philippine National Police (PNP). This is in response to calls...

Duterte meets Kuwait ambassador in Davao City

Posted on: April 24th, 2018 | No Comments
    President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday met with the Ambassador of Kuwait, Saleh Ahmad Althwaikh, in Davao City days after the Kuwait government protested the Philippine government’s action to...

Duterte to attend 32nd ASEAN Summit in Singapore

Posted on: April 20th, 2018 | 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 appoints ex-AFP chief Guerrero as Marina administrator

Posted on: April 19th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed former AFP chief of staff Rey Guerrero as administrator of Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA). During the change-of-command of the Armed Forces of...

Duterte admits ordering probe on Australian missionary Patricia Fox

Posted on: April 19th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte admitted Wednesday that he personally ordered to investigate Australian nun, Patricia Fox for “disorderly conduct.” He added that he “takes full responsibility” for the...

Duterte confers Medal of Valor to 42 SAF commandos

Posted on: April 18th, 2018 | No Comments
President Rodrigo Duterte awarded on Tuesday the Philippine National Police’s Medal of Valor to 42 of the 44 Special Action Force commandos who were killed in the Mamasapano encounter in...

Lawyers, rights advocates urge UN Special Rapporteur to probe Duterte’s ‘attacks’ on the judiciary

Posted on: April 18th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Several law groups including the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) and some human right advocates want the United Nations Special Rapporteur to take action on the...

President Duterte to lead AFP change of command

Posted on: April 18th, 2018 | No Comments
President Rodrigo Duterte will lead the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) change of command today. Outgoing chief of staff General Rey Leonardo Guerrero will turn over the AFP’s top...

NFA to return under DA supervision

Posted on: April 17th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the return of the National Food Authority under the supervision of the Department of Agriculture. Grains Retailers’ Confederation of the Philippines national...

Duterte orders NFA to buy more rice from local farmers

Posted on: April 17th, 2018 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — Filipino rice farmers are now assured of opportunity to market their yield as President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the National Food Authority (NFA) to buy more...