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Duterte promises assistance to kin of soldiers killed in Sulu incidents

Philippines
President Rodrigo Duterte had a private meeting with the families of soldiers killed in Sulu during the twin bombings of Jolo on January 27 and in an encounter ...
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President Duterte “comfortable” with age of criminal liability lowered to 12 years

Philippines
President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday that he would be “comfortable” with a lowered age of criminal liability of 12 years old. President Duterte’s remark came after the ...
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SWS: 94% of Filipinos believe Duterte can fulfill promises

Philippines
A Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey released on Friday showed that an overwhelming percentage of Filipinos have faith that President Rodrigo R. Duterte can deliver his promises. The ...
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Alleged VP snubs Batocabe wake for Vietnam tour

News Philippines
The Philippines continues to mourn the loss of Ako Bicol partylist representative Rodel Batocabe, who was murdered just 3 days before Christmas. While hundreds of supporters have come ...
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Bong Go’s post showing the President eating “bulad” goes viral

News Philippines
Though he’s known as the “Selfie King”, former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher “Bong” Go’s latest social media post isn’t a photo of himself. Go shared ...
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National Payments Act signed into law

Philippines
President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law on October 30 Republic Act No. 11127, or “The National Payment Systems Act”. The new law provides guidelines for the regulation and ...
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AFP gives full support to peace initiatives

Peace Philippines
A statement by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) delivered by AFP public affairs office chief Col. Noel Detoyato clarified that the country’s military forces are fully ...
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PNP Chief backs President Duterte: China drug reports need further validation

Philippines
Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Director General Oscar Albayalde, told reporters on Tuesday that the circulating intelligence reports claiming that the bulk of the illegal drugs entering the country ...
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Philippine stocks to reach record highs on back of Dutertenomics

Business Economy News Philippines
MANILA — Brokerage firm Philstocks Financial Inc. expects the benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) to soar to a new record high of 10,700 to 11,000 points this ...
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President Duterte accepts resignation of son as vice mayor of Davao City

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President Rodrigo Duterte has accepted the resignation of his son, Paolo Duterte, as vice mayor of Davao City. Signing in behalf of the President, Executive Secretary Salvador C. ...
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