Statement of the Deputy Presidential Spokesperson on the week of February 24-28, 2014

Whether it is with our countrymen, or our partners in the region, it is our unity of purpose that will ultimately accelerate our journey on the path to progress and prosperity. The President’s activities this week display that the spirit of EDSA—the spirit of willing cooperation, solidarity, and unity—lives on in the current generation of Filipinos, and that it is precisely that which will continue to propel our country to even greater heights.

Message of President Aquino to the Inner Wheel Clubs of the Philippines, Inc. on the occasion of their 48th Annual National Conference, March 1, 2014

The IWCPI has long been our government’s ally in building a progressive society that counts each of our citizens as a valuable partner in transforming our nation. We wish you sustained fortitude in the years to come, as you move more of our people from all walks of life to rise against poverty and social injustice. May you likewise infuse warmth, grace, and patience in rebuilding our communities, especially in the wake of recent calamities.

President’s Day: March 1, 2014

This morning, at 3:30 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III delivered a statement at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, upon his arrival from his two-day state visit to Malaysia. (All photos by the Malacañang Photo Bureau) Click to learn more about the President’s trip to Malaysia:

DOE: Energy agencies address Mindanao power situation

The DOE, along with concerned energy agencies, reiterates its commitment to strengthen coordination, monitoring, and even upgrading of the power systems, not only in Mindanao but also of the entire country as well as to avoid such incident from happening again.

President’s Day: February 28, 2014

This morning, President Benigno S. Aquino III was welcomed by His Majesty the Yang di-Pertuan Agong and His Excellency the Prime Minister at the Parliament House. (All photos by the Malacañang Photo Bureau) At 11:30 a.m., the President attended the Expanded Bilateral Meeting between the Philippines and Malaysia. At 12:15 p.m., the President witnessed the signing of the […]

Speech of President Aquino at the Business Opportunities Forum with Malaysian Businessmen

It is with enormous pride in my people that I stand before you as their representative, to show how the long days and nights we have collectively put into reviving the economy have borne fruit. I am convinced, and I believe you will be too: the Philippines, once the laggard of Asia, is now entering to a sustainable cycle of empowerment and opportunity, and a trajectory of growth where no one is left behind. Please, do join us in this journey.