Malacañang Palace has downplayed the warning of communist leader Jose Maria Sison that some pro-America officials in the military were planning to stage a coup d’etat against President Rodrigo Duterte.
Duterte temporarily bans travelers arriving from China, Hong Kong and Macau.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday barred members of his Cabinet from travelling to the United States as he reiterated his order to terminate the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the Philippines and its longtime ally.
Duterte has admitted that he was getting a “bit tired” of his job.
Malacañang Palace on Tuesday basked in the unprecedented public approval of President Rodrigo Duterte, whose net satisfaction rating hit a new record-high based on the recent survey of the Social Weather Stations (SWS).
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has approved a recommendation to declare the Taal Volcano Island a “no man’s land” following its eruption that affected thousands of residents in its vicinity.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is not keen on ordering the repatriation of Filipinos from Kuwait, despite the killing of Filipino domestic worker Jeanelyn Padernal Villavende.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the mandatory evacuation of all Filipinos in Iraq and Iran as tensions between Washington and Tehran continued to escalate, his spokesman announced on Wednesday.
Duterte threatens a government takeover of the capital’s water services.
Duterte trained his guns on the chairmen of Manila Water Co. Inc. and Maynilad Water Services Inc., saying they will be his administration’s “big fishes” who will be made accountable for duping thousands of customers.
Duterte reiterates that he would not give in to a demand of communist rebels.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday ordered the military to crush the enemies of the state, including the New People’s Army (NPA), as the government continues its fight to defeat terrorism and insurgency in the country.
Rappler journalist Maria Ressa says she would not be silenced.
President Rodrigo Duterte has fired Vice President Maria Leonor Robredo as co-chairman of the Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs (ICAD), Presidential Palace spokesman Salvador Panelo told The Manila Times on Sunday.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday warned the judiciary against issuing a temporary restraining order (TRO) on his latest directive to ban the use and importation of vaping products in the country.
In his most scathing remarks yet against Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo, President Rodrigo Duterte called her a “scatterbrain” with “kneejerk” impulses whom he would not entrust with confidential matters as she could “jeopardize” the republic.
President Rodrigo Duterte can still perform his duties “well” despite his health problems, Malacañang Palace said on Sunday.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has admitted that life is taking its “toll on my health”, as speculation swirls over the 74-year-old’s prolonged absences from the public eye.
Duterte and Moro National Liberation Front chairman to finalise the peace talks.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte wants to ban single-use plastics in the country, his spokesman said on Thursday.
President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo (a critic of his drug war) as co-chairman of the Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs (ICAD), Malacañang Palace said on Tuesday.
President Rodrigo Duterte was advised to rest and take medicines for “muscle spasms,” the cause of the unbearable spinal pain that hounded him in Japan, forcing him to cut short his visit, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said.
Duterte hurt his hip and suffered scratches in a motorcycle accident, senior aides of the 74-year-old leader said Thursday.
The Philippines’ top policeman, who leads the nation’s deadly drugs crackdown, quit on Monday as he faces allegations of protecting officers accused of selling a huge haul of seized narcotics.
Malacañang Palace on Monday gave assurances that President Rodrigo Duterte is in good health, even after the Chief Executive admitted that he is suffering from a neuromuscular disease.
Philippine citizens are overwhelmingly satisfied with President Rodrigo Duterte’s bloody war on drugs, a survey showed, giving a boost to a government outraged by an international push to investigate allegations of systematic murders by police.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration has ordered the suspension of all loan and grant talks with foreign governments that backed a United Nations resolution to review human rights abuses during his signature anti-drug war.
Chinese vessels passing through Philippine waters do not pose a threat to Manila: Xi.
President Rodrigo Duterte is open to the creation of a regional government for the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF), his top peace adviser said on Tuesday.
President Rodrigo Duterte wants his military to “wipe out” the Abu Sayyaf “off the face of the earth” as it continued to sow terror in Mindanao despite the deployment one division in the region.