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

President Duterte treats Japan PM Abe to traditional Filipino food, durian fruit

DAVAO CITY — Breaking protocol formalities, President Rodrigo Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe were more cordial as the two shared the traditional Filipino food and delicacies, including the host’s favorite mongo bean soup. At past 9 a.m., the Japanese Premier arrived at President Duterte’s simple abode in Dona Luisa Subdivision clad in white … Read More

Drug campaign was highlight of Pres. Duterte, US President-elect Trump phone talk

DAVAO CITY — The illegal drugs campaign of President Rodrigo Duterte was the highlight of his telephone conversation with United States President-elect Donald Trump on Friday night. “I could sense a good rapport, an animated President-elect Trump,” the President said of his talk with Trump. “And he was wishing me success in my campaign against … Read More