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Duterte arrives in Moscow

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MOSCOW, May 23, 2017 — President Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Moscow, Russia past 11 p.m. Monday (past 4 a.m. May 23, Manila time). Nineteen high-level officials are joining ...
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What’s wrong with a sexy Assistant Secretary?

Opinion
Here’s a story of someone who made something of herself despite (or maybe because of) what other people thought of her: In 1995, Visitacion Parado resumed her education ...
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Duterte on CA’s rejection of Gina: Money talks

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Money talks. That was how President Rodrigo Duterte described the Commission on Appointment (CA)’s rejection of Gina Lopez as Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources. Sayang si Gina. ...
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Duterte renews commitment to fight corruption, abuses in gov’t

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DOHA, Qatar, April 16, 2017 (PNA) — President Rodrigo Duterte renewed his commitment to fight corruption, crime, and illegal drugs when he met overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) here ...
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PH, Bahrain sign agreements on 2nd day of Duterte’s State visit

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MANAMA, Bahrain, April 14, 2017 (PNA) — The Philippines and the Kingdom of Bahrain signed several agreements aimed at further strengthening the bilateral relations between the two countries during ...
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What’s Duterte’s policy on energy?

Opinion
I did a lot of moving around the country last year as part of the media team of then-Presidential candidate Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. Aside from the rigors of ...
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Never mind Duterte, Mindanao has long been a victim of biased media

Opinion
You don’t even have to look at how they’re treating President Rodrigo Duterte to conclude that the so-called “national media” – not just the Inquirer and ABS-CBN – ...
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Abella: ICC can’t interfere in PHL affairs

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DAVAO CITY, March 31, 2017 — Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella yesterday told the International Criminal Court (ICC) to back off from the Philippines, saying its cannot arbitrarily interfere ...
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Fitch’s affirmation of PHL’s credit rating confirms economy’s strength: Tetangco

Economy News
MANILA, March 30, 2017 (PNA) — Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Amando M. Tetangco Jr. said Fitch Ratings’ decision on Wednesday to affirm its ratings on the ...
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Is Duterte warming up to the US?

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DAVAO CITY, March 29, 2017 — US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Y. Kim yesterday described his meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte last Monday as “friendly” and “productive” ...
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