GMA hands off House battle | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, March 26). GMA hands off House battle. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 26, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/26/gma-hands-off-house-battle/ GMA hands off House battle By Hananeel Bordey – March 26, 2019 12:04 AM BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental — Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo will have no part in the choice of the next … Continue reading

Hontiveros questions Cayetano on ’50 to 100 diplomatic actions’ against China | Philstar.com

Reference: Viray, P. (2018, August 29). Hontiveros questions Cayetano on ’50 to 100 diplomatic actions’ against China. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/28/1846604/hontiveros-questions-cayetano-50-100-diplomatic-actions-against-china Hontiveros questions Cayetano on ’50 to 100 diplomatic actions’ against China Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) – August 29, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday asked Foreign Affairs Secretary … Continue reading

Senate scraps ‘allegiance fee’ for dual citizenship | Philstar.com

Reference: Viray, P. (2018, August 29). Senate scraps ‘allegiance fee’ for dual citizenship. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/14/1842509/house-panel-compel-pdea-chief-aquino-attend-its-next-hearing Senate scraps ‘allegiance fee’ for dual citizenship Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) – August 29, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — The Senate finance committee has adopted an amendment for the proposed 2019 national budget, which directs the … Continue reading

Rody fitness slew ‘fake news’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. J. (2018, August 29). Rody fitness slew ‘fake news’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/29/rody-fitness-slew-fake-news/ Rody fitness slew ‘fake news’ By Mario J. Mallari – August 29, 2018 12:16 AM Magdalo partylist Rep. Gary Alejano cannot use President Rodrigo Duterte as bogeyman in spreading “fake … Continue reading

Samar lawmakers hail US return of Balangiga bells | Inquirer News

Reference: Aning, J., Aurelio, J. & Ramos, M. (2018, August 13). Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020459/samar-lawmakers-hail-us-return-of-balangiga-bells Samar lawmakers hail US return of Balangiga bells By: Jerome Aning, Julie M. Aurelio, Marlon Ramos – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:25 AM August 13, 2018 Two lawmakers from Samar on Sunday cheered the decision of the … Continue reading

PH opposes unilateral exploitation of SCS | Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, August 07). PH opposes unilateral exploitation of SCS. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 08, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/272456/ph-opposes-unilateral-exploitation-of-scs.html PH opposes unilateral exploitation of SCS posted August 07, 2018 at 11:30 pm by Manila Standard Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said Tuesday the Philippines would not allow oil and gas deposits in the disputed South … Continue reading

Alan, P-Noy word war on sea row goes ‘head-to-head’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2018, August 04). Alan, P-Noy word war on sea row goes ‘head-to-head’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017584/alan-p-noy-word-war-on-sea-row-goes-head-to-head Alan, P-Noy word war on sea row goes ‘head-to-head’ By: Marlon Ramos – Reporter / @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:21 AM August 04, 2018 What does his thinning hair got to do … Continue reading

Palace: ‘Nothing objectionable’ with China‘s ideas | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2018, August 04). Palace: ‘Nothing objectionable’ with China‘s ideas. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272141/palace-nothing-objectionable-with-china-s-ideas.html Palace: ‘Nothing objectionable’ with China‘s ideas posted August 04, 2018 at 01:05 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Macon Ramos-Araneta Malacañang said Friday it sees “nothing objectionable” in China’s suggestion to exclude non-members of … Continue reading

Cayetano slams Aquino for dodging questions on sea rows with China | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, A. (2018, August 03). Cayetano slams Aquino for dodging questions on sea rows with China. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 03, 2018 from Cayetano slams Aquino for dodging questions on sea rows with China Cayetano slams Aquino for dodging questions on sea rows with China By: Anthony Q. Esguerra – Reporter / @AEsguerraINQ INQUIRER.net / … Continue reading

Aquino slams Cayetano’s handling of WPS dispute | Inquirer News

Reference: Reysio-Cruz, M. (2018, August 03). Aquino slams Cayetano’s handling of WPS dispute. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017256/aquino-slams-cayetanos-handling-of-wps-dispute Aquino slams Cayetano’s handling of WPS dispute Philippine Daily Inquirer / 06:36 AM August 03, 2018 Former President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday belittled Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano’s conduct with China, telling the country’s … Continue reading

Aquino: Cayetano’s politics must be as transparent as his hairstyle | Inquirer News

Reference: Reysio-Cruz, M. (2018, August 02). Aquino: Cayetano’s politics must be as transparent as his hairstyle. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 06, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017074/aquino-cayetanos-politics-must-be-as-transparent-as-his-hairstyle Aquino: Cayetano’s politics must be as transparent as his hairstyle By: Matthew Reysio-Cruz – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:08 PM August 02, 2018 Former President Benigno Aquino III took a swipe … Continue reading

Former President: Transparency, not secrecy, was our hallmark | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D.J. (2018, August 01). Former President: Transparency, not secrecy, was our hallmark. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 02, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016846/former-president-transparency-not-secrecy-was-our-hallmark BENIGNO AQUINO III ANSWERS DFA SECRETARY CAYETANO Former President: Transparency, not secrecy, was our hallmark By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 10:51 PM August 01, 2018 Transparency, not secrecy, was the hallmark … Continue reading

PH sees completion of sea code of conduct this year | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, A. (2018, July 31). PH sees completion of sea code of conduct this year. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 31, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016380/ph-sees-completion-of-sea-code-of-conduct-this-year PH sees completion of sea code of conduct this year By: Anthony Q. Esguerra – Reporter / @AEsguerraINQ INQUIRER.net / 06:33 PM July 31, 2018 The Philippines expressed confidence Tuesday that the long-overdue Code … Continue reading

Duterte told: Assert Philippines control of West Philippine Sea | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, July 26). Duterte told: Assert Philippines control of West Philippine Sea. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271399/duterte-told-assert-philippines-control-of-west-philippine-sea.html Duterte told: Assert Philippines control of West Philippine Sea posted July 26, 2018 at 01:00 am by Rey E. Requejo Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario on Wednesday urged President Rodrigo Duterte … Continue reading

SC to tackle petition challenging Philippines withdrawal from ICC on July 24 | Philstar.com

Reference: Patag, K. J. (2018, June 5). SC to tackle petition challenging Philippines withdrawal from ICC on July 24. Philippine Star. Retrieved June 5, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/06/05/1821834/sc-tackle-petition-challenging-philippines-withdrawal-icc-july-24 SC to tackle petition challenging Philippines withdrawal from ICC on July 24 Kristine Joy Patag (philstar.com) – June 5, 2018 – 2:56pm MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court … Continue reading

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