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Ambassador B. Romualdez
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US-Asean Summit in Washington
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - May 15, 2022 - 12:00am
There is no doubt President Joe Biden and his White House team went all out, laying out the red carpet for the US-ASEAN Special Summit in Washington, DC.
Duterte legacy: Clean and orderly elections
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - May 8, 2022 - 12:00am
There is absolutely no doubt that tomorrow’s election will be the most consequential ever in our country’s history. The whole world will be watching who we will choose as the next president of the P...
The importance of the US-ASEAN Special Summit
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - May 1, 2022 - 12:00am
At the conclusion of the 2020 US elections, we immediately reached out to Antony Blinken, who is now Secretary of State, and other advisers such as Deputy Assistant to the President and White House National Security...
Flurry of activity in Washington
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - April 24, 2022 - 12:00am
This week has seen a flurry of activity at the Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C. with a stream of our government officials arriving, among them Finance Secretary Sonny Dominguez and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas...
The atrocities of war
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - April 10, 2022 - 12:00am
Graphic photos and videos of the atrocities supposedly committed by Russian soldiers in the Ukrainian town of Bucha has left the world horrified and outraged.
Seeming increase in Asian hate crimes across the US
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - April 3, 2022 - 12:00am
After receiving messages from Filipinos expressing concern about their relatives and the situation in the United States on the seeming increase in violent hate crimes against Filipino Americans, we were compelled...
‘The Avoidable War’ by Kevin Rudd
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - March 27, 2022 - 12:00am
I attended the book launch of “The Avoidable War: The Dangers of a Catastrophic Conflict between the US and Xi Jinping’s China,” the latest book written by former Australian Prime Minister Kevin...
Global outrage over Putin’s war
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - March 20, 2022 - 12:00am
Over 150 countries have joined the strong outrage over the unprovoked war in Ukraine. Untenable as it is, countries that have cordial relations with Putin are starting to distance themselves from him.
Horrific Ukraine images can bring one to tears
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - March 13, 2022 - 12:00am
Undoubtedly, the situation in Ukraine is rapidly deteriorating, with civilians now being targeted by Russian forces.
We need clean power for people
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - March 6, 2022 - 12:00am
What is happening in Ukraine is truly tragic because it will impact not only the lives of the citizens of the besieged nation but the rest of the world, with countries just starting to economically recover from the...
Ukraine: Another global crisis
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - February 27, 2022 - 12:00am
It is so distressing to know that just as there is good news regarding our fight against the COVID-19 pandemic with several studies indicating that booster shots will continue to offer protection against serious...
With COVID exiting, a looming war in Europe
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - February 20, 2022 - 12:00am
What is happening in the world? What is God trying to tell us?”
Overwhelming mandate should continue economic reform gains
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - February 13, 2022 - 12:00am
I totally agree with PhilSTAR columnist and former NEDA chief Gerry Sicat that “the next president will inherit excellent significant economic reforms” started by President Duterte.
It’s looking good for the Philippines in 2022
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - February 6, 2022 - 12:00am
From where I sit, it’s really looking good for our country in 2022. There are clear indications that the country is poised to have brighter prospects by the second quarter this year.
The war against cybercrime
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - January 30, 2022 - 12:00am
There has been a rapid increase of cybercriminals hacking the online accounts of depositors from major Philippine banks.
Major global challenges ahead
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - January 23, 2022 - 12:00am
While people are seeing a spark of hope that the COVID-19 situation will eventually transition from pandemic to endemic, what is really worrisome now, especially for the US and its friends and allies, is the escalating...
Filipino health workers: The best worldwide
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - January 16, 2022 - 12:00am
Last Thursday at ANC’s Headstart with Karen Davila, I had the opportunity to give a rundown on the situation in the United States and how Filipino-Americans are faring amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Filipino heroes during this pandemic
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - January 9, 2022 - 12:00am
There is absolutely no doubt that if there is anyone who has suffered from this pandemic and sacrificed a lot for this country in so many ways, it is the overseas Filipino worker, enduring the heartache of being...
Irresponsible travelers
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - January 2, 2022 - 12:00am
There is absolutely no doubt that the highly contagious Omicron is now raging quickly all over the world, with countries in Europe as well as the United States and Australia reporting record-high cases of infection...
Omicron: Is this the final wave?
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - December 26, 2021 - 12:00am
With the Omicron variant now raging all over the United States, accounting for more than 73 percent of new infections, people are tired and at times angry – asking, when is this going to end?
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