Duterte administration

Duterte administration

Press plays key role in PH democracy, genuine change

Philippines
B y Ma. Teresa Montemayor, PNA MANILA — Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said Friday that President Rodrigo Duterte believes in the important role of the press in the country’s ...
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Duterte administration will not be distracted by mudslinging detractors

Andre Gabriel Custodio Esteban, an 11-year-old Filipino boy from Fresno, California, wrote a letter to President Duterte, shared by his mother on Facebook.
Philippines Politics
The Duterte administration has kicked off more major projects for its ‘Build, Build, Build’ program and the latest SWS survey revealed that a majority of Filipinos say they ...
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Most Filipinos believe there are less drug addicts – SWS

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The latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey reports that most Filipinos believe fewer drug users are in their areas now versus last year. Malacañang released a statement on ...
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PH gets best corruption index score in 5 years

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International anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International released on Tuesday its 2018 Corruption Perception Index (CPI). This year, the Philippines receive its best score in the last five years and ...
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Malacañang supports campaign against drugs

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Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said on Tuesday that the government’s campaign against illegal drugs extends beyond the arrest of drug personalities to include also their rehabilitation. Malacañang’s statement ...
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DOTr to tackle traffic with new transpo projects

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Various transportation projects implemented this year by the Department of Transportation (DOTr), especially those under the “Build, Build, Build” program of the Duterte administration, have been aimed at ...
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DILG waiting on President Duterte’s word to release names of narco-politicians

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Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Jonathan Malaya clarified that the decision on whether or not to release the list of names of local officials ...
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Three in four Filipinos happy with country’s direction

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The latest Social Weather Station (SWS) survey shows than an overwhelming number of Filipinos, 75% to be exact, believe that the Philippines is developing in the right direction. ...
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Duterte’s offer to NPA is genuine, not bribery: Palace

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President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to give members of the New People’s Army (NPA), housing and employment if they surrender to the government. Communist Party of the Philippines ...
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SAP Go visits Typhoon ‘Ompong’ victims in Zambales, promises better healthcare under Duterte administration

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Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go gave a speech on Sunday where he emphasized the focus of the Duterte administration on providing better healthcare for ...
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