Duterte: Don’t believe ‘dilawans,’ Robredo hits back

“Huwag kayong maniwala diyan — sus mga itong dilawan lalo na — I hate to mention her name, but ito si Leni, kung ano-anong pinagsasabi. Alam mo Leni, kung gusto mo — if you really want to do away with the Covid, spray-han natin itong Pilipinas o Manila ng pesticide galing sa eroplano para patay lahat,” he said in his weekly public address.

Palace: Duterte filed SALN, but FOI request needed to see it

Palace: Duterte filed SALN, but FOI request needed to see it

“I don’t think the President is keeping anything from the public. The fact is, he is the only branch of government that has in fact issued an issuance, an Executive Order (EO) on transparency, and that is FOI (freedom of information), in the executive branch of government,” he added.

Palace: PH has best testing policy in Asia

Palace: PH has best testing policy in Asia

“We clearly have the best testing policy in the whole of Asia and probably in the whole world because we have exceeded three million and as a percentage of total population, lubus-lubusan na po iyan doon sa sinasabi nilang three percent na dapat na ma-test ang population at patuloy pa po tayo,” Roque said in a Palace briefing.

Duterte prefers Covid-19 vaccines from ‘generous’ China, Russia

Duterte prefers Covid-19 vaccines from ‘generous’ China, Russia

“[T]he only countries that offered to help initially and said, ‘Do not worry when we invent one, we’d give you’ was Russia then China…. The one good thing about China is you do not have to beg, you do not have to plead,” Duterte said during his public address. 

Duterte OKs criminal, admin charges vs Morales, other PhilHealth execs

Duterte OKs criminal, admin charges vs Morales, other PhilHealth execs

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday approved the Department of Justice-led task force’s recommendation to file criminal and administrative charges against resigned Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) President Ricardo Morales and other officials over anomalies within the state insurer.

PH logs 3,372 new Covid-19 cases

PH logs 3,372 new Covid-19 cases

The Philippines’ posted 3,372 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infection, raising the nationwide tally to 261,216, the Department of Health (DOH) confirmed Sunday.