Governance Archive

All set for 30th ASEAN summit in Manila. State heads of all 10 member states attending. Elaborate arrangements for rerouting traffic and security.

ASEAN comes to PH. * * * * * * * * * * * *

China challenges planes with Defense officials. Plans to develop Pag-asa: Lorenzano. China has built impressive military infrastructure.

Perking up defense. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

China prevents fishermen to go to Union bank. Chinese Coast Guard fires 6 shots to stop fishermen. Alejano demands strong diplomatic protest.

China belligerent. * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Phase 2 of war on drugs not as bloody as before. Emphasis on big fish to curb drugs operations.

Drugsare difficult to control. * * * * * * * * * * * *

SEC suspends 20 more lending Cos. Follow up to 84 companies suspended yesterday. Lending Operations: Certificate of Authority is must.

SEC cracks down on illegal lending. * * * * * * * * * *

Duterte orders occupation and construction on vacant islands belonging to PH. Construct structures to assert ownership.

islands should be occupied to show ownership. * * * * * * * * *

Second complaint for Duterte impeachment. Alejano: Sweet deals compromised Filipino position. Betraying public trust by weak-kneed approach.

Second complaint by Alejano. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Trillanes dares Duterte to sue him. Paolo Duterte supports money-collection claim. Lascanas deposition creating doubts in Senate.

Trillanes defiant. * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Impeachment against VP likely: Pimentel. Alvarez exploring options against Robredo. LP Senators accuse government of lack of focus.

Impeachment of VP likely. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Intrusion in internal affairs by EU parliament. Ask Philippines to release Leila de Lima. Malacanang asks EU to mind own business.

Inrusion by foreign powers. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Complaint for Duterte’s impeachment. Alejano accuses him of bribing DDS to kill. Undeclared wealth from ghost appointments.

cOMPLAINT FOR IMPEACHMENT. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

China recognizes Filipino ownership of Benham Rise. Chinese spokesperson praises Duterte’s response. We welcome and commend friendly response.

China recognizes Filipino ownership. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Duterte apologizes to Leni Robredo. Failed to acknowledge her in address at PMA. Blames speech writer for oversight.

President apologizes to VP. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Duterte orders all-out war against reds! Use all your weapons to eliminate them. 4 policemen massacred in ambush; back-channel talks still on.

Its waragainst the reds. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Yasay Perfecto rejected as Foreign Secretary by Commission Appointments. Lied last year about his American citizenship. Enrique Manalo, Undersecretary DFA is now acting FS.

Yasay Perfecto rejected. * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Death penalty for drug offenses first. We will debate other heinous crimes later: Alvarez. Third and final reading on Tuesday.

Death Penalty nearing re-imposition. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Panelo tells US think-tank to keep off ITLOS verdict. The Arbitration ruling is a bilateral matter. Filipinos know what to do and when to do it.

US think-tank tenders free advice. * * * * * * * * * * *

Bill to reimpose Death penalty passed. Approval through a voice vote. Majority thwarts attempts to stall.

Death penalty is on the way. * * * * * * * * * *

AFP welcomes transgender legislator. Changes are taking place under President Duterte. I will encourage youth to join ROTC.

Armed Forces welcome transgender legislator. * * * * * * * * * * *

Palace questions statement of UN rapporteur. Callamard continues tirade against government. It is a minority view of detractors, says Abella.

UN Rapoporteur speaks again. . * * * * * * * * * * *

Temporary military constructions permitted. Reiterating faith in EDCA. No war material; only disaster relief equipment says Lorenzano.

Military constructions under EDCA to store disaster relief material only. * * * * * *

Philippines Air Force bombards Butig. Search on for terrorist leaders and foreigners. MILF assisting the government in locating Hapilon.

PAF bombards IS terrorists. * * * * * * * * * * * *

Martial Law may be last resort. Duterte: No one can stop me. Saving the nation is more important.

Martial Law being considered. * * * * * * * * * * * *

The Silent Majority (TSM) exhorts Velasco to inhibit. Proximity of Velasco’s son a worrying factor. No concrete reason for doubts.

Dignity and integrity of Velasco  on test. * * * * * * * * *