President to convene NTF-ELCAC, Cabinet, security officials National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. President Rodrigo Duterte will convene key officials of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC), members of his Cabinet, and the security sector … Continue reading DUTERTE TO STRENGTHEN ANTI-INSURGENCY CAMPAIGN
“WISHFUL THINKING” Malacañang on Sunday brushed aside the claim of London-based think tank that more foreign investors may be lured into the Philippines in the event that Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo replaces President Rodrigo Duterte due to his … Continue reading WHO SAYS ROBREDO WILL BE DUTERTE’S SUCCESSOR?
Doing well despite health issues WORKING PRESIDENT. PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE EXAMINES THE INJURY OF ONE OF THE WOUNDED LAW ENFORCERS HE VISITED AT THE DIVINE WORD HOSPITAL IN TACLOBAN CITY LAST FRIDAY. DUTERTE CAN STILL PERFORM HIS DUTIES WELL, DESPITE … Continue reading MALACANANG: NO PROBLEM WITH DUTERTE’S HEALTH
Duterte to fire Vice President if she shares state secrets with other countries BY ROGER M. BALANZA Selling to other countries or foreign groups classified information and confidential matters on the Philippine drug situation is a big no-no that Vice … Continue reading ROBREDO COULD LOSE POST IN ANTI-ILLEGAL DRUGS BODY
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
President to maximize powers for ‘Build, Build, Build’ BY ROGER M. BALANZA WITH PNA REPORT Due to time constraints, Malacanang is not keen on supporting a House bill granting special powers to President Rodrigo Duterte in adopting a “national policy” … Continue reading MALACANANG COLD ON HOUSE BILL GIVING DUTERTE SPECIAL POWERS
Malacañang released the copy of Proclamation 845, which enumerates the regular holidays and special non-working days for 2020. President Rodrigo Duterte signed on November 15 the proclamation, which takes effect “immediately.” The 2020 regular holidays are January 1 (Wednesday) – … Continue reading PHILIPPINE HOLIDAYS 2020
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon lambasted President Rodrigo Duterte’s ‘Build, Build, Build” infrastructure program, describing it as a “dismal failure” with only nine out of 75 flagships projects under construction halfway through the Duterte administration. “It is sad to say … Continue reading DRILON TWITS DUTERTE: “BUILD, BUILD, BUILD” INFRA PROGRAM A ‘DISMAL FAILURE’
The government and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) will be finalizing next month the creation of a peace coordinating committee to help resolve conflict in Mindanao. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said this plan was discussed during the meeting between … Continue reading DUTERTE, Misuari to finalize GPH-MNLF peace panel next month
President will work from home in Davao Instead of going on a three-day break from work, President Rodrigo Duterte will work from the comforts of his home in Davao City, Malacañang said on Monday night. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo clarified … Continue reading NO 3-DAY BREAK FOR DUTERTE
MALACANANG HAS NOTHING TO HIDE President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration is transparent when it comes to its intensified crackdown on illegal drugs in the country, presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo said on Sunday. “Unang-una, wala namang tinatago ang gobyerno sa mga record. Nakabukas naman … Continue reading WILL ROBREDO AS ANTI-DRUGS CZARINA USE CONFIDENTIAL INFO VS. DUTERTE?