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President Duterte inaugurates DSWD’s Malasakit Building

PRRD inaugurates DSWD’s Malasakit Building   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — President Rodrigo R. Duterte inaugurated the new office building of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) named the “Malasakit Building” at the central office in Batasan Hills, Quezon City during the agency’s 69th founding anniversary culminating activity on Wednesday. “Today is the … Continue reading

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Senator Bong Go denounces death threats vs. President Duterte

Go denounces death threats vs. PRRD   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Friday denounced the death threats against President Rodrigo R. Duterte by the New People’s Army (NPA), saying the communist rebel group should prove its sincerity should it want the peace talks with the government to resume. In … Continue reading

President Duterte mulls more incentives for Pinoy medalists in SEA Games
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President Duterte mulls more incentives for Pinoy medalists in SEA Games

PRRD mulls more incentives for Pinoy medalists in SEA Games By Azer Parrocha  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — President Rodrigo R. Duterte is considering giving additional incentives to Filipino athletes who will win medals in the 30th Southeast Asian Games on top of the cash bonanza provided by law, Senator Christopher “Bong” Go said on Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Duterte highlights need for ‘build,use’ in infra projects

Duterte highlights need for ‘build,use’ in infra projects By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos  MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  – President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday sought to hasten the completion of more than 10,000 infrastructure projects under his administration’s ambitious “Build, Build, Build” program to the public’s advantage. In an event in Maasim, Sarangani, the President said it … Continue reading

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Sports icons to inspire Team Philippines in SEA Games

Sports icons to inspire Team Philippines in SEA Games MANILA — Filipino sports heroes led by Olympic medalists Mansueto “Onyok’’ Velasco Jr. and Pol Serrantes of boxing will motivate Filipino athletes bound for the 30th Southeast Asian Games in the Team Philippines Send-off Ng Bayan on Wednesday at the Ninoy Aquino Stadium in Manila. Bowling … Continue reading