Duterte approves ‘hybrid scheme’ to develop Nayong Pilipino | The Manila Times

Reference: Valente, C. S. (2019, October 13). Duterte approves ‘hybrid scheme’ to develop Nayong Pilipino. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 16, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/10/13/news/national/duterte-approves-hybrid-scheme-to-develop-nayong-pilipino/630955/ Duterte approves ‘hybrid scheme’ to develop Nayong Pilipino By CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT October 13, 2019 PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has given the greenlight to the proposed “hybrid scheme” to develop Nayong … Continue reading

LandBank defies DU30 directive | Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor

Reference: The Daily Tribune. (2019, September 07). LandBank defies DU30 directive. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved September 07, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/09/07/landbank-defies-du30-directive/ LandBank defies DU30 directive Published on September 7, 2019 12:05 AM By TDT State-owned Land Bank of the Philippines (LandBank) may have violated a direct order from President Rodrigo Duterte to … Continue reading

Gov’t can afford pay hike, says Dominguez | Inquirer News

Reference: de Vera, B. O. (2019, July 25). Gov’t can afford pay hike, says Dominguez. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1146053/govt-can-afford-pay-hike-says-dominguez Gov’t can afford pay hike, says Dominguez By: Ben O. de Vera – Reporter / @bendeveraINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:30 AM July 25, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Good news for government employees. … Continue reading

LEDAC to convene soon | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2019, July 25). LEDAC to convene soon. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/25/1937697/ledac-convene-soon LEDAC to convene soon Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) – July 25, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) will convene soon to discuss the priority bills enumerated by President Duterte during his … Continue reading

FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar.com]. (2019, July 22). FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/22/1936926/full-text-dutertes-2019-sona-speech FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address (Philstar.com) – July 22, 2019 – 7:21pm [Delivered at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on 22 July … Continue reading

SONA cops brace for ‘surprises’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Zurbano, J. E. & Barcelo, V. (2019, July 18). SONA cops brace for ‘surprises’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300092/sona-cops-brace-for-surprises-.html SONA cops brace for ‘surprises’ posted July 18, 2019 at 01:40 am by Joel E. Zurbano and Vito Barcelo The National Capital Region Police Office on Wednesday gave assurances it had a contingency … Continue reading

Duterte dares US: Take over WPS | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 18). Duterte dares US: Take over WPS. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300096/duterte-dares-us-take-over-wps.html Duterte dares US: Take over WPS posted July 18, 2019 at 02:00 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Rey E. Requejo Invokes mutual defense treaty amid China row President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday … Continue reading

Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 18). Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300094/romualdez-fetes-131-house-allies-promises-to-work-for-best-congress-.html Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ posted July 18, 2019 at 01:50 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night feted the 131 … Continue reading

Fourth SoNA about legacy | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 18). Fourth SoNA about legacy. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/fourth-sona-about-legacy/ Fourth SoNA about legacy By Hananeel Bordey – July 18, 2019 12:05 AM It will be all about the legacy that President Rodrigo Duterte wants to leave Filipinos when he steps down in … Continue reading

Speakership in limbo | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 18). Speakership in limbo. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/18/speakership-in-limbo/ Speakership in limbo By Hananeel Bordey – July 18, 2019 12:05 AM Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano. As the endorsement of President Rodrigo Duterte has not proven to be a done deal, Taguig Rep. Alan … Continue reading

Women jokes not allowed at home – Rody | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 18). Women jokes not allowed at home – Rody. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/women-jokes-not-allowed-home-%E2%80%93-rody Women jokes not allowed at home – Rody By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 18, 2019 JOKES about women are not allowed at the Duterte residence. President Duterte yesterday told the “Give Us This … Continue reading

Duterte invokes PH-US Mutual Defense Treaty | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. & Hachero, A. (2019, July 18). Duterte invokes PH-US Mutual Defense Treaty. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/duterte-invokes-ph-us-mutual-defense-treaty Duterte invokes PH-US Mutual Defense Treaty BY JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR and ASHZEL HACHERO – July 18, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte yesterday asked the United States to enforce a military treaty between Manila and Washington … Continue reading

‘Speakership race far from over,’ says Zarate | Inquirer News

Yap, D. (2019, July 17). ‘Speakership race far from over,’ says Zarate. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1142582/speakership-race-far-from-over-says-zarate ‘Speakership race far from over,’ says ZarateBy: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:10 AM July 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — With barely a week before the opening of the 18th Congress, … Continue reading

Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra prepares for first SONA performance | Philstar.com

Reference: (2019, July 17). Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra prepares for first SONA performance. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/17/1935483/philippine-philharmonic-orchestra-prepares-first-sona-performance Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra prepares for first SONA performance (philstar.com) – July 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines— Cultural Center of the Philippines President Nick Lizaso said the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra will perform at the fourth State of the … Continue reading

‘Short’ 4th SONA to educate critics | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2019, July 17). ‘Short’ 4th SONA to educate critics. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/17/1935432/short-4th-sona-educate-critics ‘Short’ 4th SONA to educate critics Alexis Romero (philstar.com) – July 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte is expected to deliver a short State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 22 as agencies have … Continue reading

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