Cultural, nostalgic production number kicks off 30th SEA Games

MANILA — At least in some aspects, the opening ceremonies of the Southeast Asian Games lived up to the hype of being comparable to the Super Bowl halftime show. In a special production on Saturday night, a good dose of cultural and nostalgic feels entertained a good-sized crowd at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan. […]

2 dead, 11 wounded in school explosion

A responding policeman and a grenade-wielding man died when a grenade exploded inside the Initao College in Initao, Misamis Oriental Thursday, November 28. Reports from the authorities identified the fatality as Police MSgt. Jason Magno and the suspect identified as Ebrahim Ampaso Basher. One policeman, identified as P/MSgt. Alice Balido, and 10 students were also […]

NoCot guv hit for politicizing slogan

North Cotabato Governor Nancy Catamco was strongly criticized for her order to take down all slogan of “Serbisyong Totoo” in all government vehicles and buildings and replace them with the phrase “North Cotabato Province”. On November 25, Governor Catamco ordered Provincial General Services Office head Jorge Silva to “remove all Serbisyong Totoo tagline from all […]

NoCot guv orders take down of “Serbisyong Totoo” slogan in all gov’t equipments

North Cotabato Governor Nancy Catamco, who just returned from work after having been suspended by the Sandiganbayan for 90 days, ordered Provincial General Services Office head Jorge Silva to “remove all Serbisyong Totoo tagline from all vehicles and all signages in the provincial capitol compound”. In the same order dated November 25, Gov. Catamco directed […]

Arrival Statement on PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE’S Participation in the  2019 ASEAN-Republic of Korea Commemorative Summit

MANILA, 26 NOVEMBER 2019 – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte returned to Manila from Busan, Republic of Korea on Tuesday evening after a productive participationin the 2019 ASEAN-Republic of Korea (ROK) Commemorative Summit.    The President and his fellow ASEAN leaders welcomed South Korean President Moon Jae-In’s “New Southern Policy,” which aims to elevate ASEAN-ROK dialoguepartnership through enhanced bilateral relations with ASEAN countries and stronger ROK involvement in ASEAN-led regional mechanisms.   President Duterte supported new initiatives on increasing trade and […]