DOF assures PH fiscally secure

The Department of Finance (DOF) on Thursday, July 6, assured that the country is fiscally secured and is on track to meet its targets.

Presidential Museum launched on Google Arts & Culture

The Presidential Museum and Library, through the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), collaborated with Google to unveil on Wednesday, July 5, an online exhibition on Google Arts & Culture.

Duterte creates EICC, SERG

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signed two Executive Orders creating the Energy Investment Coordinating Council (EICC) and the Strategy, Economics, and Results Group (SERG) in the Department of Finance (DOF).

Duterte avows comfortable life for all

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte became a “Big Winner” in 2016 after his landslide victory with more than 16.6 million votes.  No other previous President has dominated the national discourse in the way the Chief Executive has.  His every public appearance has received extensive media coverage, with everyone’s eyes focused on his every move, and with the public having an opinion on his every statement. 

China donates P15 million for Marawi rehabilitation

Staying true to its bilateral relations with the Philippines, the government of the People’s Republic of China donated P15 million for the relief operations and rehabilitation of the besieged City of Marawi.

Duterte admin’s first year investment milestones

The strong commitment of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to promote inclusive economic growth in the country is slowly yielding positive results, a Cabinet official said on Tuesday, June 27.

President Duterte’s fruitful ‘tour of duty’ in his first year

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte made 21 foreign trips to 18 countries during his first year in office. The President’s foreign trips form part of his obligation as Head of State to maintain and strengthen the country’s diplomatic and economic ties with other nations.

Duterte vows no civil war under his watch

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Tuesday, June 20, said his administration will not allow a civil war to break out amongst Filipinos suffering the brunt of war.

Gov’t assures swift action to aid IDPs from Marawi

The government on Thursday, June 15, assured its swift response in addressing the needs of Filipinos displaced from their homes following the terrorist attacks by the Maute group in Marawi City.

Palace calls on nation to unite vs terrorism

Malacañang on Wednesday, June 14, called on all Filipinos to unite as a nation amid the ongoing hostilities in Marawi led by the Maute group, which have left scores dead, including government troops and innocent civilians.

DICT asks President Duterte to issue EO for centralized government portal

The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has asked President Rodrigo Duterte to issue an executive order urging all departments of government to transfer all their data, systems and processes to the DICT to improve public service and enhance cyber security.

Drug rehab efforts strengthened in campaign against illegal drugs

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), in partnership with the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), highlighted the government efforts to rehabilitate drug surrenderers in a press briefing dubbed as “#RealNumbers” held in Quezon City Friday, June 9.

Free Wi-Fi in EDSA to be launched on June 12

The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), together with the National Telecommunications Commmission (NTC), will formally launch on Independence Day, June 12, free Wi-Fi and high-speed Internet services, dubbed as “Alay Para sa Malayang Pilipino,” in the whole stretch of EDSA.

People’s Television airs Countering Violent Extremism’ Forum

Flagship government television network People’s Television (PTV) aired a TV special on Friday evening (June 9), dubbed “Countering Violent Extremism,” that discussed the root cause of violent extremism and suggestions on how the public should address it.