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‘Suspension of loan, grant deals won’t have much impact’
by Alexis Romero - September 24, 2019 - 12:00am
President Duterte’s order to suspend the talks on and signing of loan and grant agreements with countries that backed the Iceland-led United Nations resolution that sought a review of his anti-drug campaign...
Busy Duterte to skip Japan coronation ceremony
by Alexis Romero - September 24, 2019 - 12:00am
Saying he has a lot of work to do, President Duterte is expected to skip the enthronement ceremony for new Japanese Emperor Naruhito next month.
Palace studying activation of oil contingency group
by Alexis Romero - September 24, 2019 - 12:00am
Malacañang will look into a proposal to issue an executive order that will formally activate the oil contingency task force, as consumers brace for big oil price hikes today.
Palace hits Chinese blocking of Ayungin resupply
by Alexis Romero - September 24, 2019 - 12:00am
Malacañang yesterday described as “objectionable” China’s blocking of a Philippine resupply mission to Ayungin (Second Thomas) Shoal in the West Philippine Sea.
Panelo says PMA officials should resign if they can't stop hazing
by Alexis Romero - September 23, 2019 - 6:44pm
Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the hazing incident in the academy reflected weak leadership.
Palace: Halting aid talks with nations backing UN drug war probe won't impact economy
by Alexis Romero - September 23, 2019 - 6:08pm
Malacañang said the suspension would not affect loans or grants that are already being implemented.
Duterte to skip Japanese emperor's coronation ceremony
by Alexis Romero - September 23, 2019 - 5:29pm
Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said President Duterte might just send a representative to the event.
Palace on call for De Lima’s release: Nonsense
by Alexis Romero - September 23, 2019 - 12:00am
Malacañang yesterday dismissed as nonsense an American senator’s call for the Philippine government to free Sen. Leila de Lima from detention.
Palace: Martial law a tool to save democracy
by Alexis Romero - September 23, 2019 - 12:00am
Malacañang called the application of martial law a “tool to save the exercise of democracy” even as it acknowledged that the abuses committed during the Marcos regime created a “deep wound”...
Palace dismisses US senator's call to free De Lima as 'nonsense'
by Alexis Romero - September 22, 2019 - 5:22pm
"We don’t respond to nonsense," presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said.
Duterte admin again sets prediction on communist rebellion's looming demise
by Alexis Romero - September 22, 2019 - 3:50pm
Malacañang said President Duterte is working to attain peace by undertaking "landmark socioeconomic reforms."
Palace calls martial law 'tool to save... democracy' despite recognizing Marcos atrocities
by Alexis Romero - September 22, 2019 - 1:48pm
"The imposition of Martial Law... even as it instilled discipline among the citizenry at its inception... created a deep wound..."
Palace unfazed by brokers’ ‘threat’ to resist expulsion from BOC
by Alexis Romero - September 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Malacañang was unfazed by the statement of customs brokers that they are ready to fight President Duterte’s plan to remove them from the customs bureau as part of his campaign against corruption. ?
Avoid reenacted budget, Congress urged
by Alexis Romero - September 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Malacañang yesterday urged Congress to pass next year’s proposed P4.1-trillion budget on time to prevent a reenacted spending program that could slow economic growth and hamper the delivery of government...
Bringing up SCS arbitral ruling before UN futile — Palace
by Alexis Romero - September 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Bringing up the 2016 arbitral court ruling on the South China Sea before the United Nations General Assembly would be a “futile exercise,” as the international body has no power to enforce it, Malacañang...
Palace urges Congress to pass 2020 budget on time to avoid economic slowdown
by Alexis Romero - September 19, 2019 - 6:44pm
Under the Constitution, the government has to operate on a reenacted budget if Congress fails to pass a new spending bill.
Cabinet panel to assist BARMM
by Alexis Romero - September 19, 2019 - 12:00am
President Duterte has created a committee that will help officials of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) establish the regional government.
Lawmakers to get P100 million under proposed 2020 budget
by Alexis Romero - September 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Each member of the House of Representatives will receive P100 million under the proposed budget for next year, but such allocation cannot be considered “pork barrel,” a leader of the chamber said ye...
Palace on ambush remark: Duterte misspoke
by Alexis Romero - September 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Malacañang yesterday clarified President Duterte’s remark that he “ambushed” retired police general and former Daanbantayan, Cebu mayor Vicente Loot, saying the Chief Executive merely “misspoke”...
P4.1-trillion budget passage certified as urgent
by Alexis Romero - September 19, 2019 - 12:00am
President Duterte has certified as urgent the passage of the proposed P4.1-trillion budget for next year to ensure the timely implementation of the spending program. ?
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