Tag Archives: BONGBONG MARCOS

MARCOS HONES UP ON FOREIGN RELATIONS

Receives envoys from US, Japan, SoKor, India

Presumptive President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Monday received United States Chargé d’Affaires, and the Ambassadors from Japan, South Korea, and India during separate meetings at BBM headquarters in Mandaluyong City.First to visit Marcos was Kazuhiko Koshikawa,… Read More

SUPREME COURT ASKED TO REVERSE COMELEC DECISION ON MARCOS DISQUALIFICATION

A petition was filed on Tuesday, May 18, before the Supreme Court seeking to reverse the decision of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) dismissing the bid to cancel the certificate of candidacy (COC) for the May 2022 election of former senator Ferdinand ‘Bongbong” Marcos Jr.

Presidential aspirant and former senator Bongbong Marcos visits Cebu Governor Gwen Garcia at the Cebu Provincial Capitol on October 22, 2021. Jacqueline Hernandez/Rappler

The petitioners also asked the Supreme Court to stop the Senate and House of Representatives from canvassing the votes cast for the son of the late dictator president Ferdinand Marcos Sr. , who is leading the count in the presidential race.


The petitioners — Fr. Christian Buenafe, Fides Lim, Ma. Edeliza Hernandez, Celia Lagman Sevilla, Roland Vibal, and Josephine Lascano — asked the high court to issue a TRO enjoining and restraining the Senate and House of Representatives from canvassing the votes cast for Marcos and proclaiming him as president should he win the May 9 polls.

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MARCOS FOES TOLD: Respect the will of the majority

Marcos camp to DQ seekers: Stop agenda of divisiveness, animosity

The chief of staff and spokesman of presumptive president Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Tuesday appealed to the petitioners of the disqualification case against the runaway winner in the presidential race to stop pursuing their agenda of divisiveness and… Read More

MARCOS TALKS WITH CHINA’S XI; VISITS AUSTRALIA

Marcos, Xi discuss relations, regional dev’t

 May 18, 2022, 5:07 pm

MANILA – Chinese President Xi Jinping and presumptive president Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. talked over the phone to discuss the two nations’ relations and developments in the region, the Chinese Embassy in Manila said Wednesday.During the call, Xi said the two countries should “grasp the… Read More

Marcos in Australia for private trip with family: spox

 May 17, 2022, 5:13 pm

MANILA – Presumptive president Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. is in Australia for a “much-needed rest and vacation” after the recently concluded national elections, his spokesperson said on Tuesday.In a press conference, spokesperson Atty. Vic Rodriguez said Marcos is expected to come back to… Read More

PH, Australia elevate ties to ‘strategic partnership’

 May 18, 2022, 12:31 pm

MANILA – The Philippines and Australia are set to elevate their bilateral relations to strategic partnership “at the end of the year,” Australian Ambassador Steven Robinson AO said.The envoy said this was the result of a series of talks and high-level engagements between the two nations over… Read More

Marcos protesters in Australia misguided: Revilla

 May 18, 2022, 2:28 pm

MANILA – Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. reminded the small group of Filipinos in Australia who welcomed presumptive President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and his son with a protest on Wednesday that they should respect the majority’s decision.”Thirty-one million Filipinos in the… Read More

BBM lauds teachers, poll workers, volunteers for their sacrifice

 Ensured the peaceful, honest, orderly and credible conduct of May 9 election

Presumptive president Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has expressed his gratitude to hundreds of thousands of teachers, poll workers and volunteers who took to the frontlines in ensuring the peaceful, honest, orderly and credible conduct of the historic May 9… Read More

US, China, Russia ready to work with next PH leader

The leaders of the United States and China have expressed readiness to work with presumptive president Ferdinand Marcos Jr., who they congratulated for winning in the May 9 polls.

In a press readout, the White House said US President Joe Biden congratulated Marcos in a phone call on… Read More

Biden call to Marcos reflects US regard for alliance: DFA

 May 13, 2022, 11:47 am

MANILA – President Joe Biden’s phone call with presumptive president Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. shows that the United States holds in “high regard” its alliance with the Philippines, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.The US president, who called Marcos on Thursday, seemed to be… Read More