Duterte: No more talks with NDF

DAVAO CITY — Peace negotiations between the government and the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF) dimmed as President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday declared “No more talks with the communists”. He also called on all communist leaders, who were released conditionally by the government to allow them to participate in the … Read More

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