PDEA shifts to drug clearing of barangays

DAVAO CITY — Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Director General Isidro Lapeña on Friday, June 30, said the PDEA has shifted its strategy from war on illegal drugs to clearing barangays of the drug menace.

First FOI conference held

The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) on Thursday, June 15, brought together Freedom of Information (FOI) decision-makers and receiving officers of various government agencies for the first FOI conference held in Quezon City.

Duterte honors injured soldiers with visit

Jolo, Sulu — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte arrived here on Saturday, May 27 to visit and personally extend financial assistance to soldiers who were wounded in action following the clashes against the Abu Sayyaf Group in Patikul, Sulu.

President Duterte vows to deepen ties with China, other ASEAN groups

DAVAO CITY – President Rodrigo Duterte arrived on Tuesday, May 16, in the Philippines from his official visits to Cambodia and China, and working visit in Hong Kong, promised to look for ways to further strengthen collaboration with China and other Southeast Asian nations.

President Duterte leads Labor Day rites in Davao City

DAVAO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte led the observance of the Labor Day here on Monday, May 1, underscoring his pro-worker stance and reiterating his commitment to advance workers’ interests. Before speaking with the members of the labor sector, the President had a dialogue with trade union leaders and workers at the People’s Park.

DuterteNomics unveiled 

Pasay City — The Department of Finance (DOF) and the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), in cooperation with the Center for Strategy, Enterprise & Intelligence (CenSEI), unveiled Tuesday the President’s economic and development blueprint for the Philippines, aptly called “DuterteNomics,” in a forum held at The Conrad Hotel. 

Duterte Winds Up Gulf State Visits

Doha, Qatar — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Sunday, April 17, concluded his week-long Gulf state visit to Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Qatar with great pride, renewed hope, and big deals.