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President Duterte asks support in cleansing government

NEWS RELEASE President Duterte asks support in cleansing government President Rodrigo Roa Duterte sworn in newly appointed government officials on Monday, renewing his call to help him eliminate corruption in the bureaucracy, which he said is the major stumbling block for the country’s progress along with the proliferation of illegal drugs and lack of law … Continue reading

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Vera Files dared to prove President Duterte got multi-millions worth of gifts

Vera Files dared to prove PRRD got multi-millions worth of gifts By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang on Monday dared online news firm, Vera Files, to prove its report that President Rodrigo Duterte has been receiving gifts amounting to multi-million pesos. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made the challenge after journalist Ellen Tordesillas … Continue reading

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4th SONA draws mixed reactions from Bicolanos

4th SONA draws mixed reactions from Bicolanos By Connie Calipay   LEGAZPI CITY  (Philippines News Agency) — Bicolanos from all walks of life gave mixed reactions including hope for a better Philippines during President Rodrigo Duterte’s fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA) delivered at the Batasang Pambansa in Quezon City on Monday. Sharahden Asuncion, a … Continue reading

President Duterte hands Mislatel Consortium permit to operate as 3rd telco
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President Duterte hands Mislatel Consortium permit to operate as 3rd telco

PRRD hands Mislatel Consortium permit to operate as 3rd telco By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Filipinos will soon experience improved Internet services after President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday formally awarded Mislatel Consortium, the country’s third mobile player, its permit to operate. Mislatel Consortium–a group led by Davao-based businessman Dennis Uy, is composed … Continue reading