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

U.S. visit fixed | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 08). U.S. visit fixed. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/05/u-s-visit-fixed/ U.S. visit fixed By TDT – July 5, 2019 12:07 AM Two peas in a pod US President Donald Trump talks with President Rodrigo Duterte during their bilateral meeting on the sideline of the ASEAN Summit … Continue reading

Seek global aid, ward off China —Gordon | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 08). Seek global aid, ward off China —Gordon. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299232/seek-global-aid-ward-off-china-gordon.html Seek global aid, ward off China —Gordon posted July 08, 2019 at 01:35 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta The Philippines should seek help from international organizations rather than ask for assistance from the United States to protect the … Continue reading

DU30 to Western powers: Tell me how | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, June 28). DU30 to Western powers: Tell me how. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/28/du30-to-western-powers-tell-me-how/ DU30 to Western powers: Tell me how By Kristina Maralit – June 28, 2019 President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Presidential Security Group (PSG) Commander Brigadier General Jose Niembra during the … 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

Balangiga bells’ return lauded | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. (2018, August 13). Balangiga bells’ return lauded. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272880/balangiga-bells-return-lauded.html Balangiga bells’ return lauded posted August 13, 2018 at 01:05 am by Rio N. Araja MEMBERS of the House of Representatives welcomed the reported plan of the US Defense Department to return the historic Balangiga bells to the … Continue reading

Facebook in the hot seat | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: [Malaya Business Insight]. (2018, April 16). Facebook in the hot seat. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 16, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/facebook-hot-seat Facebook in the hot seat April 16, 2018 THE phenomenon called social media, and Facebook in particular, has tweaked, reworked, and reinvented the wheel and cogs of the so-called “democratic” elections here and abroad.

Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook mistakes | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Reuters. (2018, April 11). Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook mistakes. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 11, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/zuckerberg-apologizes-facebook-mistakes Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook mistakes April 11, 2018 WASHINGTON. – Facebook Inc. chief executive Mark Zuckerberg swapped his trademark T-shirt and jeans for a dark suit and a purple tie on Monday as he met US … Continue reading

He could feel it in his bones | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Arcilla, R. O. (2018, April 10). He could feel it in his bones. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 10, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/he-could-feel-it-his-bones He could feel it in his bones By Rey O. Arcilla April 10, 2018 PRESIDENT Rodrigo Roa Duterte aka. Digong said last week that if “something bad” happens to him, the people … Continue reading

Duterte’s Con-com picks US-style federal system | BusinessMirror

Reference: Nicolas, B. D. (2018, February 27). Duterte’s Con-com picks US-style federal system. BusinessMirror. Retrieved February 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/dutertes-con-com-picks-us-style-federal-system/ Duterte’s Con-com picks US-style federal system By Bernadette D. Nicolas February 27, 2018 The consultative committee (Con-com) tasked by President Duterte to review the 1987 Constitution on Tuesday voted 11-7 in favor of a presidential … Continue reading

US to resolve Balangiga bells issue with Philippines | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Lee-Brago, P. & Romero, A. (2017, July 26). US to resolve Balangiga bells issue with Philippines. The Philippine Star. Retrieved July 26, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/07/26/1721630/us-resolve-balangiga-bells-issue-philippines US to resolve Balangiga bells issue with Philippines By Pia Lee-Brago and Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated July 26, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The United … Continue reading

Oust me, Duterte dares CIA | The Manila Times Online

Oust me, Duterte dares CIA | The Manila Times Online BY JAIME PILAPIL, TMT ON OCTOBER 9, 2016 Source: Pilapil, J. (2016, October 9). Oust me, Duterte dares CIA. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 17, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/oust-duterte-dares-cia/290249/ PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte dared US officials to oust him as he maintained that he will not allow … Continue reading

Only us can stop china – carpio | The Manila Times Online

Only us can stop china – carpio | The Manila Times Online BY FERNAN MARASIGAN, TMT AND CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT ON OCTOBER 13, 2016 Source: Marasigan, F. (2016, October 13). Only us can stop china – carpio. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 17, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/us-can-stop-china-carpio/291021/ ONLY the United States can stop China’s grip … Continue reading

PH may end military alliance with US if national interest requires – Yasay | The Manila Times Online

PH may end military alliance with US if national interest requires – Yasay | The Manila Times Online BY JAIME PILAPIL, TMT ON OCTOBER 11, 2016 Source: Pilapil, J. (2016, October 11). PH may end military alliance with US if national interest requires – Yasay. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 11, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/ph-may-end-military-alliance-us-national-interest-requires-yasay/290563/ MANILA … Continue reading

PH tells US: No more joint sea patrols | The Manila Times Online

PH tells US: No more joint sea patrols | The Manila Times Online BY AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE ON OCTOBER 8, 2016 Source: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE. (2016, October 8). PH tells US: No more joint sea patrols. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 10, 2016 http://www.manilatimes.net/ph-tells-us-no-joint-sea-patrols-2/290063/ The Philippine government announced Friday it had officially informed the United States of … Continue reading

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