Duterte orders unimpeded rice importation

MANILAPresident Rodrigo R. Duterte has approved the unimpeded importation of rice as part of government efforts to combat rising inflation and lower prices, MalacaAang said Tuesday.

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said this decision was reached during the 30th Cabinet meeting on Monday (Oct. 8), describing …

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Duterte orders unimpeded rice importation

MANILAPresident Rodrigo R. Duterte has approved the unimpeded importation of rice as part of government efforts to combat rising inflation and lower prices, MalacaAang said Tuesday.

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said this decision was reached during the 30th Cabinet meeting on Monday (Oct. 8), describing …

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Congress recalls coco levy fund bill

MANILA Congress has decided to recall the coco levy bill from the Office of the President to introduce an amendment that would save the measure from being vetoed, Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri said Tuesday.

In an interview, Zubiri said the decision was made …

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Palace condemns Ozamiz judge’s slay

MANILAMalacaAang on Tuesday condemned the killing of Ozamiz City Executive Judge Edmundo Pintac, who was gunned down by unidentified assailants in Ozamiz City on Monday.

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the murder of Pintac, one of the magistrates handling the cases involving the Parojinog drug …

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LPA, easterlies affecting PH on Tuesday

MANILA � Fair weather is expected on Tuesday as a low-pressure area (LPA) and the easterlies continue to affect the country.

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said in its 4 a.m. forecast that the LPA was last observed at 970 kilometers …

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SAP Go extends aid to Tondo fire victims

TONDO, Manila � Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence Bong Go headed here past midnight Tuesday after the Cabinet meeting in MalacaAang Palace on Monday to provide assistance to families affected by two separate fire incidents.

His office, together with the Department of …

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