Duterte visits wake of slain soldiers in Eastern Samar

President Rodrigo Duterte  postponed his scheduled meeting with farmers in North Cotabato on Friday, to first visit the slain and wounded soldiers who engaged New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in a firefight in Eastern Samar last Monday. “President Rodrigo Duterte … Continue reading Duterte visits wake of slain soldiers in Eastern Samar

“FAKE NEWS” MARS DUTERTE THAILAND VISIT

‘Unthinking’ critics behind ‘bogus’ news     Malacañang on Saturday took a swipe at President Rodrigo Duterte’s “unthinking” critics, who peddled “bogus” news about the supposed order of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn for the Chief Executive to “behave” while attending ASEAN summits in Thailand. Andanar to ask NBI to trace source of fake news on PRRD Thai King’s ‘order’ for PRRD to ‘behave’ is ‘fake news’: Andanar  An edited October 31 edition of Thailand-based newspaper Bangkok Post  that carried the headline, “King orders PH Duterte, behave during Asean summit”, went viral on social media. “The Palace condemns the latest black … Continue reading “FAKE NEWS” MARS DUTERTE THAILAND VISIT

BONG GO: CORRUPT PHILHEALTH OFFICIALS SHOULD GO TO JAIL

Go asks COA to conduct Special Audit, challenges Morales to institute immediate reforms   Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said he will make sure that those involved in the fraudulent and corrupt activities in Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) will … Continue reading BONG GO: CORRUPT PHILHEALTH OFFICIALS SHOULD GO TO JAIL

DUTERTE, XI WANT CODE OF CONDUCT IN SOUTH CHINA SEA FAST-TRACKED

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said that President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi have agreed that the Code of Conduct (COC) in the South China Sea should be completed immediately.   “Acknowledging the importance of a COC in the South China Sea to … Continue reading DUTERTE, XI WANT CODE OF CONDUCT IN SOUTH CHINA SEA FAST-TRACKED

Xi rejects Philippines’ arbitral win in South China Sea

Chinese President Xi Jinping rejected the Philippines’ legal victory against China on the South China Sea after President Rodrigo Duterte raised the arbitral ruling during their bilateral meeting in Beijing Thursday. “President Duterte was also steadfast in raising with President … Continue reading Xi rejects Philippines’ arbitral win in South China Sea