Politics News icon

Director Paul Soriano inspects Congress for SONA

TV and movie director Paul Soriano leads the inspection of the House of Representatives in time for the first State of the Nation Address of President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. #In60words

Read more at Nutshell PH

PBBM is 'completely recovering' from COVID-19

The Palace has announced more updates on the health condition of President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. now that he is on his Day 3 and 4 of home isolation after contracting COVID-19.

Read more at Nutshell PH

Marcos eyes transport fuel aid expansion to include tricycle drivers

Marcos Jr. said during his first presidential briefing on Tuesday, that his administration is eyeing to broaden the distribution of fuel subsidies for the transport sector, which includes tricycle drivers, since the government has enough budget to last for a year #In60Words

Read more at Inquirer.net

Unused COVID-19 funds returned to Treasury-DILG

A ranking official of the Department of the Interior and Local (DILG) said the unused funds for hiring contact tracers and other Covid-19 health-related necessities were returned to the National Treasury. #In60words

Read more at Nutshell PH

Marcos presides first Cabinet meeting

By Patricia Francia Lachica After the first five days of his term, President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. presided over their first Cabinet meeting at the Aguinaldo State Dining Room in Malacañan on Tuesday. Marcos started their official meeting by focusing on the economy, as he told his members that the e...

Read more at Nutshell PH

Taguig mayor vows to visit all barangays in 2 weeks

Taguig City Mayor Lani Cayetano on Monday vowed to visit all 28 barangays in two weeks to smoothly implement the city government's programs down to the barangay level.

Read more at Nutshell PH

Marcos takes oath as 17th PH President

Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos, Jr. officially took his oath as the 17th President of the Republic of the Philippines on Thursday, marking their familys successful ascension to power 36 years after their patriarch was ousted through the People Power revolution.

Read more at Nutshell PH

Marcos inauguration to be simple, traditional

President-elect Ferdinand Marcos Jr. opted to keep his inauguration ceremony set on June 30 as solemn and simple, that will include a 30-minute military, civil parade. Cris Villongco and the Young Voices of the Philippines choir will perform the inauguration song Pilipinas kong Mahal while Toni Gonzaga will sing the National Anthem. #In60words...

Read more at Nutshell PH

Reelected Sen. Risa Hontiveros takes oath before VP Robredo

Senator Risa Hontiveros took her oath before outgoing Vice President Leni Robredo on Monday at the Quezon City Reception House in New Manila, Quezon City. Sen. Hontiveros is the lone opposition who won in the 2022 Senatorial race and placed in the 11th position. #In60Words

Read more at Inquirer.net

As expanded unit, VPSPG to get additional equipment, personnel

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said on Monday that the security unit is committed to protecting the vice presidents. With this, the team will add more personnel and equipment to enhance the group while its functions remain the same. Previously, AFP formally activated the VPSPG and was tasked with protecting the vice president and her family on Saturday. #In60Words...

Read more at Philstar Global

Thousands attend Duterte thanksgiving concert

Thousands of people attended Salamat PRRD, a thanksgiving concert for outgoing President Rodrigo Duterte at the Quirino Grandstand in Rizal Park on Sunday. The event invited Filipino artists who the President supposedly tapped. In the event, he delivered his shortest public address Maiksi lang po. Sa sambayanang Filipino, maraming maraming salamat sa inyo, Duterte stated. #In60Words...

Read more at Philstar Global

Ex-DFA chief We need new energy sources while upholding rights

Former Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario called on the incoming Marcos administration to select administrators for the Foreign Affairs and the Energy departments who would seek out alternative energy sources while maintaining the country's rights over the West Philippine Sea. #In60words

Read more at Nutshell PH

Duterte willing to give free legal help to cops falsely

President Rodrigo Duterte once again thanked the military and police as one of the reasons why Davao City is now a better place to live in. #In60words

Read more at Nutshell PH

Security plans for BBM inauguration 'all systems go'

National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) chief Maj. Gen. Felipe Natividad on Thursday committed to intensifying security and safety during the inauguration of President-elect Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos at the National Museum of the Philippines on June 30. #In60words

Read more at Nutshell PH

Transparent bag policy in effect during Marcos inauguration

Philippine National Police (PNP) officer-in-charge Lt. Gen. Vicente Danao said on Wednesday that they will be implementing a transparent bag policy for those who will attend President-elect Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr.s inauguration ceremony this coming June 30.

Read more at Nutshell PH


© 2018 by Nutshell

Powered by