President’s Day: May 22, 2014

Today at 11:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III was interviewed by Bloomberg in the Music Room in Malacañan. Later at 3:00 p.m., the President gave the opening remarks at the opening plenary of the World Economic Forum on East Asia, in Makati Shangri-la. Read the full speech here. Then at 6:30 p.m., the President […]


President’s Day: May 19, 2014

Today, at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III became the guest of honor at the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)–Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) International Conference on Tourism and Climate Change, held at The Oriental Hotel in Legazpi City, Albay. Read President Aquino’s speech at the UNWTO-ASEAN International Conference on Tourism and […]


President’s Day: May 16, 2014

Today, at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III presided over a meeting on post-Typhoon Yolanda recovery and rehabilitation efforts at the Aguinaldo State Dining Room in Malacañan Palace. At 3:00 p.m., the President met with the Executive Secretary, the Chief Presidential Legal Counsel, and other government officials at the Blue Room in Malacañan Palace.


President’s Day: May 15, 2014

Today, President Benigno S. Aquino III visited Negros Occidental to unveil two of the national government’s projects in the province. At 10:00 a.m., the President inaugurated of Phase I of the San Carlos Solar Energy (SACASOL) Power Plant—the first large-scale commercially-financed and commissioned solar power plant in the Philippines under the Aquino administration—in the City […]


President’s Day: May 14, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m, President Benigno S. Aquino III met with Secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Family, Bishop Jean Laffitte at the Music Room in Malacañan Palace. At 11:00 a.m., the President met with officials from the Department of Transportation and Communication (DOTC) at the Study Conference Room.


President’s Day: May 11, 2014

9:00 a.m. (10:30 a.m., Manila Time)  – The President attended the Opening Ceremony of the 24th ASEAN Summit in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. 10:15 a.m. (11:45 a.m., Manila Time) – The President attended the 24th ASEAN Summit–Plenary. The Plenary is a more formal and structured type of discussion where the leaders of ASEAN Member States (AMS) exchange views on the political security, […]


President’s Day: May 9, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III met with the Executive Secretary, as well as officials from the Department of Budget and Management, and other government officials in Malacañan Palace. After lunch, at 1:00 p.m., the President met with the Executive Secretary, the Chief Presidential Legal Council, and the Solicitor General at the […]


President’s Day: May 8, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III met with the Cabinet Secretary, representatives from the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, and other government officials at the Private Office in Malacañan Palace. At 1:00 p.m., the President held a meeting at the Malacañan Palace’s Blue Room with the Executive Secretary, representatives from the […]


President’s Day: May 7, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III met with the Cabinet Secretary and officials from the Presidential Management Staff at the Private Office in Malacañan Palace. At 1:30 p.m., the President held a meeting again at the Private Office—this time with the Secretary of Budget and Management, and the Secretary of Transportation and […]