Palace to PCIJ: Duterte SALN submitted on time

The Palace takes note of the report issued by the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) citing the alleged failure of the Office of the Ombudsman and the Office of the President to provide media a copy of the President’s Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth (SALN) for 2018. The President has complied with […]

PRRD meets with MNLF leaders anew

President Rodrigo Duterte was accompanied by Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go in meeting with the Peace Coordinating Committee of the Moro National Liberation Front and the Philippine government in Davao City on Friday, December 13, 2019. They had a fruitful discussion with Chairman Nur Misuari, along with senior members of the MNLF PCC Panel, Cabinet […]

Mindanao radio station torched soon after slay try on owner

A local radio station based in Tagum City reported that two unidentified men burned their transmitter building in Mawab, Davao de Oro. Pat Lucero, owner of 99.9 RP-FM, told the National Union of Journalists in the Philippines (NUJP) by phone that he received a report from his staff that the arsonists arrived in a motorcycle […]

No place to hide CTGs encountered

Troops under the Eastern Mindanao Command (Eastmincom) was able to prevent possible atrocities to be committed by the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) after communities exposed there whereabouts that led to two encounters transpired in the northern part of its Area of Responsibility on December 10, 2019. At about 5 o’clock in the afternoon, troops from […]

Manila Water and Maynilad write letter to PRRD

The Office of the President confirms that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte received the letters dated December 10, 2019 of Maynilad and of Manila Water, as signed by Mr. Manuel V. Pangilinan and Mr. Fernando Zobel de Ayala, respectively. The separate letters of Maynilad and Manila Water basically state that they are heeding the call of […]