On the appointment of Mr. George V. Ursabia, Jr.

The Palace confirms that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signed today, June 1, 2020, the appointment of Mr. George Villareal Ursabia, Jr. as Commandant of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG).

We are confident that the appointment of Mr. Ursabia will bring the PCG closer to its vision of being a world-class guardian of the sea.

We wish the new Commandant good luck as he begins to lead the PCG in this challenging time.