Cabinet members - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Cabinet members


After CA rejections, Duterte admin still 'open' to Left – Malacañang

Sep 07, 2017 - 1:40 PM

The Duterte administration wants an agreement with the Left to smoothen out their complicated relationship says Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella

Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

CA delays Taguiwalo's confirmation hearing

May 17, 2017 - 1:24 PM

The delay in her confirmation as DSWD secretary is a form of torture says Judy Taguiwalo

SNUBBED BY CA. File photo of DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo speaks at a workers' rally on Labor Day, May 1, at the Liwasang Bonifacio. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Leftist Cabinet members to convince Duterte to revive peace talks

Feb 16, 2017 - 3:09 PM

The 3 Leftist Cabinet officials are set to meet with President Rodrigo Duterte on peace negotiations with the National Democratic Front on February 20

MISSION TO PERSUADE. NAPC lead convenor Secretary Liza Maza speaks to Palace reporters on February 16, 2017. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

'No double standard' on Robredo for expressing views – Palace

Dec 06, 2016 - 3:06 PM

Leftist Cabinet members who also publicly opposed the Marcos burial were merely doing what was expected of them says the Palace

DOUBLE STANDARD? Vice President Leni Robredo discusses the updates on typhoon Yolanda rehabilitation efforts at a Cabinet Cluster Meeting in Malacañang. Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

QUIZ: Guess the official Duterte is introducing

Oct 30, 2016 - 10:07 AM

From Senator Leila de Lima s best friend to the official with sartorial elegance guess who President Duterte introduces during his speeches abroad

Duterte’s order to Cabinet: Line up like everyone else

Jun 30, 2016 - 4:46 PM

In his first official Cabinet meeting President Duterte tells new government officials to treat themselves just like any other Filipino traveling

FIRST MEETING. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte holds his first Cabinet meeting at the Aguinaldo State Dining Room of the Malacañang Palace

Most Aquino Cabinet members richer in 2015

Jun 22, 2016 - 5:33 PM

The assets lists of 5 Cabinet members are not yet available: Foreign Affairs Secretary Jose Rene Almendras Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya Justice Secretary Emmanuel Caparas Trade Secretary Adrian Cristobal and Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Emmanuel Esguerra

SALN. Most members of the Aquino Cabinet grew richer in 2015. File photo by Benhur Arcayan/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

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May 30, 2016 - 8:30 PM

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Aquino Cabinet meets with supporters on day of anti-pork rally

Aug 25, 2014 - 6:07 PM

The Cabinet members say reforms will continue and key bills will be passed into law

AQUINO SUPPORT. Cabinet allies appear at launch of Kompre, which supports the reforms of Aquino's administration. Photo by Rappler

The greatest show in Congress

Jun 06, 2014 - 11:45 AM

No one can say that Commission on Appointments members use objective and impersonal standards in their decisions

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Key women in Philippine government

Mar 08, 2014 - 11:32 PM

How many women are there in the executive legislative and judicial branches of the Philippine government?

Aquino's Christmas wish: No more calamity of this magnitude

Dec 03, 2013 - 4:13 PM

President Aquino thanks his Cabinet for being self starters and advocates

PRESIDENT'S WISH. President Benigno Aquino III says his Christmas wish is for Filipinos to stay optimistic and for no more calamities. Malacanang Photo Bureau

What Aquino wants from each agency for Yolanda rehab plan

Nov 28, 2013 - 8:17 PM

The President and his Cabinet will regroup on Friday November 29 to iron out details of the Yolanda Recovery and Rehabilitation Plan

DIRECTIVES. President Benigno Aquino III gives specific orders to his Cabinet members during a meeting on the Yolanda Rehabilitation Plan. Malacañang Photo Bureau

Aquino wants 'specific details' on Yolanda rehab plan

Nov 27, 2013 - 5:33 PM

The President also wants the Cabinet to propose immediate actions that the government can take while the rehabilitation plan is being refined

MEETING OVER YOLANDA. President Benigno Aquino III holds a Cabinet meeting on the government's recovery and rehabilitation plan after Super Typhoon Yolanda. Malacañang Photo Bureau

RH advocate is new DOH undersecretary

Jul 02, 2013 - 12:12 PM

President Aquino confirms the appointment of former Deputy Majority Leader Janette Garin as new Health Undersecretary

Former Iloilo Rep Janette Garin, named July 2 as the Department of Health's new undersecretary. Here, Garin talks during an interview on Rappler's #TalkThursday in January. Rappler/file