Address extreme poverty, PRRD to Asean, Australia

President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday underscored the urgent need to address extreme poverty worsened by the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) through collective efforts to accelerate the region’s socio-economic recovery.

“We must redouble our collective efforts to address extreme poverty. We must accelerate our nation’s and the …

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Duterte backs river basin project in Bicol

President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday expressed support for a Bicol River Basin which may help minimize incidences of flooding through improved storage capacity of rivers and lakes.

This, after Presidential Adviser for Bicol Affairs Marvel Clavecilla mentioned a Bicol River Basin project which was discontinued …

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