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Duterte cites Beijing's role in averting recession
by Christina Mendez - November 29, 2020 - 12:00am
President Duterte promoted multilateral ties with China and member-countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations last Friday, saying cooperation would boost regional trade and help avert a recession in...
Duterte to APEC: Ensure free flow of vaccines
by Christina Mendez - November 22, 2020 - 12:00am
President Duterte has urged fellow leaders in the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation to ensure unimpeded flow of vaccines for COVID-19, which has killed more than a million people and ruined industries across the...
Age restrictions for tourism relaxed further in MGCQ areas
by Christina Mendez - November 21, 2020 - 12:00am
Age restrictions have been eased further for people traveling for tourism activities in areas under modified general community quarantine, allowing those aged below 15 or above 65 to enjoy the outdoors, subject to...
US urged to increase support for ASEAN COVID-19 response fund
by Christina Mendez - November 15, 2020 - 12:00am
President Duterte has urged the United States government to help the Philippines, and the rest of the countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, in ramping up funds for the ASEAN Response Fund for the...
Duterte creates body to fast-track rehabilitation
by Christina Mendez - November 15, 2020 - 12:00am
President Duterte created yesterday a special task force to ensure the immediate rehabilitation of areas devastated by Typhoon Ulysses, particularly the heavily flooded region of Cagayan Valley where rescue efforts...
Palace tells critics to dump #NasaanAngPangulo
by Christina Mendez - November 14, 2020 - 12:00am
Presidential spokesman Harry Roque Jr. lashed out at President Duterte’s critics for making #NasaanAngPangulo a trending topic again at the height of Typhoon Ulysses, saying the Chief Executive has always been...
Two-month price freeze imposed in calamity areas
by Christina Mendez - November 14, 2020 - 12:00am
A two-month price freeze is in effect in six provinces and one Metro Manila city heavily devastated by recent typhoons, particularly Typhoon Ulysses, Malacañang said yesterday, reminding the public of the...
Duterte to ASEAN: Ensure vaccine access for all
by Christina Mendez - November 13, 2020 - 12:00am
Rich or poor, all nations must be ensured access to safe vaccines against the coronavirus disease 2019, President Duterte said yesterday as he called on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to work toward this...
‘Nobody gets left behind’
by Christina Mendez - November 13, 2020 - 12:00am
As the nation reeled from the onslaught of Typhoon Ulysses, President Duterte said yesterday no one would be left behind as the government embarked on rescue and evacuation efforts.
‘Even powerful countries must respect South China Sea ruling’
by Christina Mendez - November 13, 2020 - 12:00am
The significance of the 2018 arbitral ruling on the South China Sea cannot be ignored by any country, President Duterte said yesterday.
Duterte’s official residence not spared
by Christina Mendez - November 13, 2020 - 12:00am
President Duterte was not spared by the wrath of Typhoon Ulysses after the nearby Pasig River overflowed to some areas of the Malago Clubhouse the official residence of the Chief Executive within the Malacañang...
Economy recovering from COVID-19 scourge – DOF chief
by Christina Mendez - November 12, 2020 - 12:00am
The economy is on its way to recovery from the scourge of the pandemic and its contraction of 11.5 percent in the third quarter is a welcome improvement, according to Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III.
Duterte to raise South China Sea issue at ASEAN Summit
by Christina Mendez - November 12, 2020 - 12:00am
President Duterte is expected to put forward the Philippines’ interests in the South China Sea and the need for cohesive regional action among member-nations when he participates in the 37th ASEAN Summit and...
Duterte offers up to P.1 million for ‘tips’ vs corrupt
by Christina Mendez - November 12, 2020 - 12:00am
Saying he would “deal with the devil,” President Duterte has offered P50,000 to P100,000 reward to anybody who can give his office information that would uncover the shenanigans of government officials...
Philippines eyes $300 million loan for COVID-19 vaccine
by Christina Mendez - November 12, 2020 - 12:00am
The government is borrowing $300 million to procure vaccines for COVID-19, President Duterte said Monday night, as he regarded the development of the vaccine as a “hope for mankind.”
Sinas told to step up war vs drugs, Reds
by Christina Mendez - November 11, 2020 - 12:00am
In line with President Duterte’s marching orders, new Philippine National Police chief Gen. Debold Sinas will get tougher on illegal drugs and on the communist insurgency.
Poll rating Philippines among safest surprises Duterte
by Christina Mendez - November 7, 2020 - 12:00am
President Duterte is giving the police the credit after a Washington-based analytics and advisory firm gave the Philippines a grade of 84 percent in terms of law and order.
Galvez leads COVID-19 vaccine cluster
by Christina Mendez - November 7, 2020 - 12:00am
The government has formed a vaccine cluster under the National Task Force against COVID-19 to spearhead the immunization program once the vaccines are procured next year, Malacañang said yesterday.
IATF orders 14-day quarantine for COVID-19 close contacts
by Christina Mendez - November 7, 2020 - 12:00am
Close contacts of persons believed to have contracted COVID-19 are mandated to complete their 14-day quarantine in isolation facilities, the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases...
Ask Office of Civil Defense to augment calamity funds, LGUs told
by Christina Mendez - November 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Local government units affected by recent typhoons should coordinate with the Office of Civil Defense so they can tap the emergency fund of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, Budget Secretary...
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