President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed DBM Procurement Director Warren Liong as the new Overall Deputy Ombudsman. Liong replaces Melchor Arthur Carandang whom Malacañang fired over the Duterte wealth probe. | via @liannami
BREAKING. In the middle of the coronavirus health crisis, President Rodrigo Duterte approved the anti-terror bill.
Philippine lawmakers formally shut down the country’s largest broadcast network, the latest major blow against the news media as President Rodrigo Duterte cracks down on outlets that have been critical of his leadership
METRO MANILA BACK UNDER MODIFIED ENHANCED COMMUNITY QUARANTINE. President Rodrigo Duterte places Metro Manila under MECQ. Modified enhanced community quarantine in National Capital Region, Bulacan, Laguna, and Rizal will take effect from Aug. 4 to 18.
Classes will remain suspended in the country until a vaccine against COVID-19 is made available, President Rodrigo Duterte has said.