President Duterte set to visit Vietnam this week

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is set to be in Vietnam for his official visit this week, Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said on Sunday. This will be the first visit of Duterte in Vietnam since he assumed the presidency last June 30. The Palace official, however, has yet to confirm on who will be the […]


Pres. Duterte awards cops, assures support for policemen in fight vs drugs

GENERAL SANTOS CITY—President Rodrigo Duterte commended the men and women of the Police Regional Office here for a job well done under the “Project Double Barrel” anti-illegal drugs operations conducted in the region. In his visit at the police regional office in Tambler on Friday, September 23, President Duterte inspected an assortment of confiscated firearms […]


President Duterte urges cops in Cagayan de Oro to continue fight vs illegal drugs

(Camp Alagar, Cagayan de Oro City) Facing the police force here for the first time on Thursday, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte pressed them to continue the administration’s unrelenting campaign against illegal drugs. In his speech, President Duterte reminded law enforcers of their obligation to protect the people from illegal drugs and criminality especially the younger […]


Govt’s war on drugs gaining ground – Andanar

Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar Thursday said that the administration’s campaign against illegal drugs is now gaining ground as more people attest to safer streets in Metro Manila. “Marami tayong mga kaibigan na nagtratrabaho sa gabi. Meron din tayong mga kasama sa opisina na sila mismo nagkwekwento sa’tin na hindi na sila nangangamba ngayon pag […]


Duterte extends financial assistance to Davao blast victims

Davao city—President Rodrigo Duterte Monday night lent a helping hand to victims and relatives of those who perished in the Roxas Night Market bombing during a simple dinner he tendered for them. After dinner, the President personally received each of the victims and relatives of the deceased and handed over a check representing the cash […]


Proclamation No. 65, s. 2016

MALACAÑAN PALACE MANILA BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES PROCLAMATION NO. 65 DECLARING FRIDAY, 28 OCTOBER 2016, AS A SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAY IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF DINGLE, PROVINCE OF ILOILO   WHEREAS, the First Battle Cry of Revolution against Spain in the Province of Iloilo and Island of Panay, known as the “Cry of Lincud” […]


Proclamation No. 64, s. 2016

MALACAÑAN PALACE MANILA BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES PROCLAMATION NO. 64 DECLARING WEDNESDAY, 26 OCTOBER 2016, AS A SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAY IN THE PROVINCE OF CATANDUANES   WHEREAS, Wednesday, 26 October 2016, marks the celebration of the Foundation Anniversary of the Province of Catanduanes; WHEREAS, it is but fitting and proper that the people […]


Proclamation No. 63, s. 2016

MALACAÑAN PALACE MANILA BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES PROCLAMATION NO. 63 DECLARING FRIDAY, 21 OCTOBER 2016, AS A SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAY IN THE PROVINCE OF NEGROS ORIENTAL   WHEREAS, Friday, 21 October 2016, marks the celebration of the “Buglasan Festival” in the month of October of every year; WHEREAS, in order for the people […]