President Aquino thanks Ateneo community for supporting his government

President Aquino delivered on Saturday a commencement speech at the Ateneo De Manila University Loyola Schools, thanking the university for supporting his administration in the past six years. In his speech, the President mentioned the achievements of his government in recent years like fighting poverty, improving the economy, health and national security. “Lahat ng ito, at marami pang iba, nagawa dahil nakiambag ang napakaraming Pilipino: Sa loob ng administrasyon at Read More

President Aquino honors members of his Cabinet, other officials

President Aquino led the conferment Thursday of presidential awards to heads of departments and agencies who served his administration. In his speech during the conferment of presidential awards, the President said people who joined his Cabinet gave up their high-paying jobs and time with their families to serve the government. “Some of you have put your own lives in peril, not once but multiple times, responding to disasters both natural and man-made,” Read More

President Aquino presents awards to outstanding foreign affairs officials

President Benigno S. Aquino III on Thursday recognized the hard work and dedication of Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) personnel during the agency’s 118th founding anniversary celebration held at the DFA main office along Roxas Boulevard in Pasay City. The President was welcomed by Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras and Undersecretary Linglingay Lacanlale, also the chairperson of the PRAISE Committee.        In a speech delivered at the Bulwagang Apolinario Mabini, Read More