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Palace wonders how SWS came out with Duterte’s low rating after getting high numbers from Pulse Asia

July 13, 2018

Malacanang lauded on Friday President Rodrigo Duterte’s high approval and trust ratings based on the latest Pulse Asia survey. This prompted Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque to wonder how the Social Weather Stations came out with a survey recently showing a

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US, Japan navy officials visit Philippine Navy

July 13, 2018

Officials of the United States and Japan navies visited the Philippine Navy headquarters in Manila on Thursday. Commander Jonathan Zata, Philippine Navy spokesman, said Rear Admiral Murray Joe Tynch III, Commander, Task Force 73 of  the US Pacific Fleet was

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73% of Filipinos believe Duterte admin should assert territorial rights in West Philippine Sea: poll

July 12, 2018

Seventy-three percent of Filipinos believe the Duterte administration should assert its right and protect the Philippines’ territorial sovereignty in the West Philippine Sea as stipulated in the 2016 decision of the Permanent Court of Arbitration. In a Pulse Asia survey

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Groundbreaking for Marawi rehab moved to August

July 12, 2018

Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) has assured on Thursday it is doing its best to make sure the right company will get the estimated P 17 billion rehabilitation project for Marawi City’s most affected areas. TFBM chairman Eduardo del Rosasio

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Police investigating who placed banners in Metro Manila footbridges

July 12, 2018

The Philippine National Police (PNP) is trying to find out who is the mastermind in the red banners saying the Philippines is province of China attached to footbridges in Metro Manila Thursday. Chief Superintendent Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, director of the National Capital Region

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Three alleged Abu Sayyaf killed in encounter with AFP

July 12, 2018

Three alleged Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) group members were killed in an encounter with the government troops in Sulu Thursday morning. Lt. Col. Gerry Besana, Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Western Mindanao Command (Wesmincom) spokesman, said the troops of

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Palace says “enemies of government” behind banners welcoming visitors to “Philippines, province of China”

July 12, 2018

Malacanang accused on Thursday the “enemies of government” to be behind banners hung in some parts of Metro Manila on the day the country marked the second anniversary of the United Nations Arbitral Tribunal award on its case against China

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Duterte to issue EO on localized peace talks

July 12, 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte will issue an executive order providing the guidelines for the localized peace talks with the communist rebels, Malacanang said on Thursday. In a press briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said during the meeting on Wednesday in Malacanang

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