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DENR, business groups agree on immediate construction of sewerage treatment plants in Boracay

May 22, 2018

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has entered into an agreement with major business groups in Boracay for the immediate construction of sewerage treatment plants (STPs) by resort owners and other establishments in order to address water quality

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Military won’t renege in defending sovereignty amid Chinese activities in SCS, says official

May 21, 2018

The Armed Forces of the Philippine (AFP) vowed on Monday to protect the country’s territorial integrity amid China’s ongoing militarization in the disputed South China Sea. AFP spokesman Col. Edgard Arevalo said that the military continues to conduct air and

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AFP reiterates martial law abuses won’t be tolerated

May 21, 2018

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) assured on Monday to take action against soldiers who could be involved in martial law abuses. In an interview, AFP spokesman Col. Edgard Arevalo said the military leadership would not tolerate any abuses.

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Palace cautions court vs “fixer” husband of presidential son ex-wife

May 21, 2018

Malacanang on Monday warned the public against a court “fixer” who is a husband of a former wife of President Rodrigo Duterte’s son. “Now we are also warning the public, including judges and justices, it’s circulating around that a husband

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Palace assures Joma Sison’s security in PH

May 21, 2018

Malacanang reiterated on Monday that the government is ready to provide security for Communist Party of the Philippines founder Jose Mari Sison once he comes back in the country. “The President has said, he will take steps to ensure that

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Palace supports Puyat in auditing DOT programs under her predecessor

May 21, 2018

Malacanang expressed support on Monday on the move of Department of Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat to look into the contracts entered into by her predecessor. Puyat, who was recently appointed at DOT, has asked for an audit of the alleged

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Chinese bombers in South China Sea “serious concern” for Philippines – Roque

May 21, 2018

Malacanang on Monday raised grave concern over the landing of China’s bombers in South China Sea. “We express our serious concerns anew on its impact on constructive efforts to maintain peace and stability in the region,” said Presidential Spokesperson Harry

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Abducted DPWH engineer freed in Sulu

May 21, 2018

An engineer of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) who was abducted by the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) last February was freed in Sulu on Monday. Brig. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana, Joint Task Force Sulu commander, said Engr. Enrico

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