The President’s Day: September 15, 2014

Today, President Benigno S. Aquino III traveled from Madrid, Spain, to Brussels, Belgium. The President’s trip was part of a series of Officials Visits around Europe. At around 9:00 a.m. (3:00 p.m., Manila time) the President arrived at the Palacio de la Moncla for a bilateral meeting with His Excellency Mariano Rajoy, Prime Minister of […]


The President’s Day: September 14, 2014

At around 7:30 a.m., (1:30 p.m., Manila time), President Benigno S. Aquino III arrived at the Torrejon Airbase in Madrid, Spain—the first stop of his European official visits. Keep track of the President’s trip on govph. All photos by the Malacañang Photo Bureau. President Aquino met with former Prime Minister of Spain Jose Maria Aznar at […]


The President’s Day: September 13, 2014

At 9:50 p.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III boarded the Philippine Airlines Flight PR001, bound for Madrid, Spain, as he begins the European leg of his official visits this September 2014. Read the President’s departure statement before his trip to Europe and the United States. The President will be making a visit to Spain, Belgium, […]


The President’s Day: September 11, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III attended the Pagbilao III Power Plant project launch, which was held in Fairmont, Makati. The President underscored the importance of energy reform in a speech he delivered at the event. At 1:00 p.m., the President received the delegation from Temesek for a courtesy call held in the Music Room […]


The President’s Day: September 10, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III bore witness to the turning over of the Draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law to the Congress. This was held in the Rizal Hall of the Malacañan Palace. The Presidential Advisor on the Peace Process, Secretary Teresita Quintos Deles, recognized the event as a turning point in […]


The President’s Day: September 9, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III had a meeting with the Presidential Management Staff and Cabinet Secretary Jose Rene Almendras in the Private Office in Malacañan Palace. Afterwards at 1:00 p.m., the President met with the Department Foreign Affairs with regard to his trip to Europe, specifically his working visit to the […]


The President’s Day: September 8, 2014

Today at 11:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III attended the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) Mindanao Membership launch of the Mindanao Inclusive Agribusiness (MIA) Program. The event was held at the SMX Convention Center, SM Lanang Premier, Davao City. The event aimed to rally PBSP members and other Mindanao companies around the idea of […]


The President’s Day: September 4, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III had a meeting with the Energy Development Corporation in the President’s Hall in Malacañan Palace. At 1:00 p.m., the President had a meeting with the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process also in the President’s Hall. Finally at 3:00 p.m., the President shot a video message […]


The President’s Day: September 3, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III had a meeting with the Presidential Management Staff and Cabinet Secretary Jose Rene Almendras in the Private Office in Malacañan Palace. At 1:00 p.m., the President attended the oath-taking ceremony of the officers of the Foreign Chamber Council of the Philippines. The event was held in the […]