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

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

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

Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 17). Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/300012/anti-bastos-law-rody-chief-enforcer.html Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer posted July 17, 2019 at 01:25 am by MJ Blancaflor Since President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a bill penalizing sexist remarks toward women, he will be the first one … Continue reading

Short, sweet this one | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. N. (2019, July 17). Short, sweet this one. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/17/short-sweet-this-one/ Short, sweet this one By Elmer N. Manuel – July 17, 2019 12:05 AM With President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address (SoNA) just around the bend, presidential spokesman Salvador … Continue reading

Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 16). Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-may-cut-ties-with-iceland-over-un-probe/ Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe By Arjay L. Balinbin, Reporter – July 16, 2019 | 8:48 pm PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE — PCOO PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte is seriously … Continue reading

Sereno urges public: Join anti-Rody rallies | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Africa, R. (2019, July 17). Sereno urges public: Join anti-Rody rallies. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sereno-urges-public-join-anti-rody-rallies Sereno urges public: Join anti-Rody rallies By RAYMOND AFRICA – July 17, 2019 FORMER Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno yesterday asked Filipinos to join mass actions against President Duterte next week when he delivers his … Continue reading

‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 17). ‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98duterte-seriously-considering-cutting-ties-iceland%E2%80%99 ‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’ By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 17, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte is “seriously considering” cutting the Philippines’ diplomatic relations with Iceland, whose resolution calling for a probe into the … Continue reading

‘Anti-Bastos’ law hard to implement during Rody’s term, says Gabriela | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 17). ‘Anti-Bastos’ law hard to implement during Rody’s term, says Gabriela. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98anti-bastos%E2%80%99-law-hard-implement-during-rody%E2%80%99s-term-says-gabriela ‘Anti-Bastos’ law hard to implement during Rody’s term, says Gabriela By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 17, 2019 GABRIELA party-list Rep. Arlene Brosas yesterday said implementing the “Anti-Bastos” law will be a … Continue reading

Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Cruz, M. V. (2019, July 16). Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299921/speaker-post-up-to-solons-to-decide-palace.html Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace posted July 16, 2019 at 01:45 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Maricel V. Cruz Despite a term sharing deal brokered by President Rodrigo Duterte, … Continue reading

Can PH go it alone? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Montermayor, J. (2019, July 16). Can PH go it alone?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/can-ph-go-it-alone Can PH go it alone? BY VINCE NONATO and JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 IS the Philippines prepared to go it alone? Sen. Panfilo Lacson raised the question yesterday after Foreign Affairs … Continue reading

‘Duterte pursuing best option in row with China’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 16). ‘Duterte pursuing best option in row with China’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98duterte-pursuing-best-option-row-china%E2%80%99 ‘Duterte pursuing best option in row with China’ By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte is pursuing the “best” option available to peacefully solve the territorial dispute between the Philippines and … Continue reading

Cayetano must still strike deal with us, says PDP-Laban head | Inquirer News

Reference: Salavaerria, L. B. and Gascon, M. (2019, July 12). Cayetano must still strike deal with us, says PDP-Laban head. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1140877/cayetano-must-still-strike-deal-with-us-says-pdp-laban-head Cayetano must still strike deal with us, says PDP-Laban headBy: Leila B. Salaverria, Melvin Gascon – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:34 AM July 12, 2019 He can’t … Continue reading

3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E., Ramos-Araneta, M. & Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 13). 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299684/3-years-after-arbitral-win-vs-china-sea-claims.html 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims posted July 13, 2019 at 01:55 am by Rey E. Requejo and Macon Ramos-Araneta, MJ Blancaflor Carpio, Del Rosario … Continue reading

Duterte supports Romualdez for VP | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 13). Duterte supports Romualdez for VP. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299683/duterte-supports-romualdez-for-vp.html Duterte supports Romualdez for VP posted July 13, 2019 at 01:45 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Macon Ramos-Araneta President Rodrigo Duterte will support Leyte 1st District Rep. Martin Romualdez should the latter run for vice president … Continue reading

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