2010 hostage crisis - updates

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Duterte apologizes to Hong Kong for 2010 hostage crisis

Apr 12, 2018 - 8:15 PM

'Wala kasing apology coming from the mouth so ako na,' says President Rodrigo Duterte, alluding to his predecessor Benigno Aquino III

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his message following the signing of agreements between Philippine and Chinese companies at the Golden Coast Hotel in Boao, People’s Republic of China on April 10, 2018, reiterates that the Philippines is continuing to promote ease of doing business as well as the government's effort in addressing corruption. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Erap sets HK trip after birthday to make amends

Apr 15, 2014 - 7:22 PM

After his birthday on April 19 Manila Mayor Erap Estrada intends to travel to Hong Kong to personally say sorry for the botched 2010 Quirino hostage crisis

HK to PH: Apologize for officials who mishandled crisis

Feb 18, 2014 - 8:41 PM

Hong Kong says it s not demanding a personal apology from President Aquino but from the PH gov t for the failure of its officials in handling the rescue of hostages

Rappler Newscast | February 5, 2014

Feb 05, 2014 - 8:19 PM

The PH will not apologize to Hong Kong The Senate Congress and Customs rate poorly in fighting corruption Bill Gates is no longer Microsoft chair

Rappler Newscast | November 5, 2013

Nov 05, 2013 - 9:31 PM

At least 10 more lawmakers could face charges over PDAF scam A strong tropical storm may hit Friday HK threatens sanctions over the 2010 hostage crisis

Erap still after hoodlums in uniforms

Oct 10, 2013 - 10:38 PM

Celebrating his first hundred days as mayor of Manila Joseph Estrada hopes to win back tourists from Hong Kong after the 2010 hostage crisis

2010 hostage crisis victims: PH gov't not doing enough

Aug 24, 2013 - 7:34 AM

The brother of a slain tour guide says the Philippine government is not doing enough for victims of the 2010 hostage crisis

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