Duterte’s aide advances PRRD’S 3-point campaign for the youth

MANILA — Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Wednesday, June 6, said that the Duterte administration’s three-point campaign against drugs, criminality and corruption would benefit the youth…

Duterte inaugurates Bahay Pag-Asa housing complex for Marawi evacuees

MARAWI CITY—President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday, Feb. 28, led the inauguration of a shelter project in Marawi City, reiterating his pledge to build a better city, which was destroyed…

PRRD welcomes, extends assistance to OFWs from Kuwait

MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Tuesday, Feb. 13, welcomed around 150 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who were repatriated from Kuwait, promising assistance from the government and job opportunitites. In…

Pres. Duterte wants review of delayed gov’t projects

  MANILA — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Tuesday, January 16, announced that he would initiate a review of public works projects that remained unfinished for years. “So I will review…

Pres. Duterte vows to end corruption as ‘gift’ to Sen. Pacquiao

GENERAL SANTOS CITY — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte said Sunday, December 17, that he shared the same desire of Senator Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao to rid the government of corruption. In his…

Duterte thanks Congress for extending ML in Mindanao

FORT BONIFACIO, Taguig City—President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday, Dec. 13, thanked the House of Representatives for heeding his request to extend martial law for another year in Mindanao. In…

Duterte: Philippines remains safe for travelers, conducive for biz

CLARK FIELD, Pampanga — President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday the Philippines continues to be a safe travel spot for foreigners and a conducive investment destination. Duterte made the assurance as he…

Pres. Duterte meets with kin of Maguindanao massacre victims

MANILA — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Thursday, November 23, met with the kin of the Maguindanao massacre victims at the Music Room of the Malacañang Palace. Together with the…

Pres. Duterte urges SoKor to invest more in PH

  MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday, November 13, urged South Korean investors to further increase trade and investment in the Philippines. In his bilateral meeting with Republic of Korea…

Japan vows to strengthen cooperation with ASEAN

MANILA — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vowed to deepen cooperation with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in various areas such as maritime security, defense, trade, infrastructure development, combating…

PRRD reaffirms strong bond with Japan in bilateral talk with PM Abe

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a bilateral meeting on Monday, November 13, with the Philippine leader reaffirming strong relations with Japan. “There’s a thing…

Duterte thanks Putin for Russia’s timely assistance in Marawi siege

DA NANG, Viet Nam — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday, November 10, held a bilateral meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)…

Roque on ‘shabu’ seized near Palace: No stone will be left unturned

MANILA — No stones will be left unturned in investigating the case of reported PHP10 million worth of suspected shabu seized by drug enforcers at a condominium unit located near Malacanang,…

Malacañan welcomes PAL’s P6-B tax settlement

MANILA — Malacañang welcomed the P6-billion settlement of Philippine Airlines (PAL) with the government, which is expected to fund the Duterte administration’s priority projects, particularly the rehabilitation of Marawi City. “That…

Palace: Gov’t troops remain on guard in Marawi

MANILA — Following President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s declaration of the liberation of Marawi, Malacañang on Saturday  assured the Filipino public that the government would continue to be on guard against any…

Pres. Duterte commits to improve PH for OFWs

MANILA — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday, October 18, reiterated his pledge to improve the Philippine economy in a bid to help Filipinos working abroad and their families. The President…

Palace closely monitoring situation on Avian flu

MANILA — Malacañan on Saturday reassured the public that it is keeping a close watch on the developments in Nueva Ecija following reports of poultry deaths, urging the people to refrain…