Philippines

Pacquiao is punch-drunk: Duterte

By Azer Parrocha   President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (Screengrab) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Senator Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao is punch-drunk, President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday. Duterte again criticized the boxer-turned-senator for claiming that billions of pesos were lost due to corruption across government agencies. Pacquiao earlier accused the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) specifically of … Continue reading

Philippines

Task Force PhilHealth submits 177-page report to Duterte

Task Force PhilHealth submits 177-page report to Duterte By Benjamin Pulta   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The inter-agency task force investigating irregularities in the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) on Monday submitted its 177-page initial report to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. “As the task force awaits any further directives from the President, its composite team will pursue … Continue reading