President Duterte submits to Congress report on martial law declaration

DAVAO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte submitted Thursday night to Congress his report on martial law declaration in Mindanao after a special Cabinet meeting at the Presidential Guest House in Panacan here. The President submitted the report to Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. Duterte called a special Cabinet meeting after … Read More

President Duterte brings home ‘windfall’ investments from latest foreign trips

DAVAO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte arrived here before dawn Tuesday from his week-long official visits to Cambodia, Hongkong and Beijing in China. He described as “windfall” the fresh investments he drew from his latest foreign trips, particularly from the Chinese government. Duterte, who arrived at around 3:00 a.m at the Davao International Airport, announced … Read More

President Duterte welcomes newest grandson from daughter, Mayor Sara

DAVAO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte congratulated daughter Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and her husband Manases on the birth of his newest grandson, Stonefish. “The President is delighted with the arrival of his newest ‘apo’, and he is glad that both Mayor Inday Sara and Stonefish are healthy and stable,” Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said. The … Read More