President’s Day: August 27, 2013

At 10:00 a.m., the Ambassador of the Republic of Iran to the Philippines, Ahmed Hasan Al-Kamaly, presented his credentials to President Benigno S. Aquino III in a courtesy call held in the Music Room of Malacañan Palace. With President Aquino receiving the Ambassador was Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert del Rosario. In the same venue, at […]

President’s Day: August 26, 2013

Today is National heroes Day. At 8:00 a.m. this morning, President Benigno S. Aquino III attended commemoration ceremonies at Libingan ng Mga Bayani, Fort Bonifacio, in Taguig. He offered a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, met with war veterans, and delivered a speech. With the President were Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief […]

President’s Day: August 21, 2013

Today marks the 30th death anniversary of Senator Benigno S. Aquino Jr, better known as Ninoy, the President’s father. The late senator was shot dead on August 21, 1983, while disembarking his plane in Manila International Airport (now Ninoy Aquino International Airport). The assassination followed his three-year exile in the United States. President Benigno S. Aquino […]

President’s Day: August 13, 2013

At 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III attended the 112th Police Service Anniversary at the PNP Multi-purpose Center, Camp Crame, Quezon City, where he delivered a speech. With President Aquino were Secretary of the Interior and Local Government Manuel Mar Roxas and Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Director General Alan Purisima. This year’s anniversary […]

President’s Day: August 12, 2013

At 10:30 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino attended the inauguration of the Brother Industry factory in Barangay Ulango, Tanauan City, Batangas. Brother Industries Philippines currently has 449 employees and is expected to reach 3,500 by 2015. President Aquino delivered a speech in the event. With the president in the event were Ambassador of Japan to […]

The President’s Day: August 6, 2013

This morning, President Benigno S. Aquino III led the arrival ceremony for the BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF16), the newest warship of the Philippine Navy, held at the Alava Pier, Subic Freeport Zone in Olongapo City, Zambales. The acquisition of BRP Alcaraz maintains the momentum of the AFP Modernization Program. Click here to learn more about […]

President’s Day: August 5, 2013

At 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III led the oathtaking ceremony at Rizal Hall in Malacañan Palace. The following took their oaths of office: Undersecretary of Health Janette Garin Assistant Secretary of Science and Technology Raymundo Liboro Movie and Television Review Board member, Leah Navarro Assistant Secretary of Education Tionisito Umali President and Chief […]

The President’s Day: August 2, 2013

President Benigno S. Aquino III conducted the following meetings in Malacañan Palace: At 10:00 a.m., the President met with the head of the Presidential Management Staff and with the Cabinet Secretary. At 1:00 p.m., he met with the Executive Secretary and the Secretary of Finance. At 3:00 p.m, he met with the heads of the Department of Budget […]

President’s Day: August 1, 2012

Today, President Benigno S. Aquino III visited the grave of his parents, Senator Benigno S. Aquino Jr. and President Corazon C. Aquino at the Manila Memorial Park in Sucat, Parañaque. August 1, 2013, marks the fourth death anniversary of President Corazon C. Aquino, who led the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution that toppled the Marcos […]

The President’s Day: July 30, 2013

President Benigno S. Aquino III attended the following meetings in Malacañan Palace today: At 10:00 a.m., the President met with the Cabinet Secretary at his Private Office. At 1:30 p.m., he met with the heads of Department of Transportation and Communication and the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines at the Study Conference Room. At 2:30 p.m., he […]