We are one with the whole Filipino nation in witnessing with excitement the inauguration ceremony of outgoing Davao City Mayor Inday Sara Duterte-Carpio as the 15th Vice President of the Philippines.
YEAR ENDER: Checking in on Duterte’s last full year in office
MANILA – During his last full year at Malacañan Palace, President Rodrigo R. Duterte may have prioritized the country’s coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic response, but did not let up in his administration’s fight against corruption and illegal drugs as well as effort to defend the country’s sovereignty and territory. Duterte himself said in a December...
Philippine President Duterte won’t crow about his admin’s accomplishments
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said that his appointed Cabinet secretaries should be praised instead of him because of their resolve to fulfill their respective duties to give a comfortable life to Filipinos.
‘Drug problem is a never-ending one’: Philippine President Duterte
“And the drugs have continued to be imported, getting inside into our communities and continue to plunder the lives of people and whatever income,” Duterte said. “There is shabu and they continue to number in billions until now. And the human rights are not even worried about home many children would still be destroyed and homes are, I said, rendered dysfunctional.”
Philippine President Duterte won’t allow ABS-CBN to operate even if it gets new franchise
President Duterte said ABS-CBN should settle first their unpaid taxes.
PRRD’s performance rating climbs to 91% amid pandemic
Philippine President Duterte’s performance rating hit 91 percent despite criticisms his government got from the opposition on its Covid-19 response.
Duterte extends state of calamity due to Covid-19
Duterte extended the state of calamity “for a period of one year", or from Sept. 13, 2020 to Sept. 12, 2021, “unless earlier lifted or extended as circumstances may warrant".
Over 7K personnel to secure President Duterte’s 5th State of the Nation (SONA)
Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar, however, said Duterte might deliver his SONA at the Malacañan Palace in Manila, in case one of those invited to attend the annual event at the Batasang Pambansa tests positive for the Covid-19.
Covid-19 cases in Philippines climb to 64: Department of Health (DOH)
The Philippines' Covid-19 alert level is under "code red, sub-level 2", the highest level of national response management, following the declaration of President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday night.
Duterte tested negative for Covid-19
”The results of the tests for Covid-19 conducted on President Rodrigo Duterte and I turned out negative. We are fit and healthy to perform our duties,” he said.