Duterte 100 days - updates

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Anti-corruption drive: LTFRB lets go of dozens of employees

Oct 17, 2016 - 8:00 AM

After President Duterte called it corruption ridden the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board investigates reports of corruption in the central and regional offices

Pangulo ng Pilipinas, 'chief diplomat' din ayon sa batas

Oct 15, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Nakasalalay sa Pangulo maging ang pang araw araw na buhay ng mga overseas Filipino worker OFW sabi ng isang eksperto

CHIEF DIPLOMAT. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte leaves after the closing ceremony of the ASEAN Summit and the handover of the ASEAN chairmanship to the Philippines in Vientiane, Laos, on September 8, 2016. Photo by Ye Aung Thu/AFP

Beyond the first 100 days: What other ‘wars’ can we focus on?

Oct 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM

Perhaps it’s time for us to initiate the policy process from below – for the people to articulate the policies they would like the Duterte government to act on

LISTEN: Newsbreak Voices: Bakit dapat magpaka-diplomat si Duterte

Oct 14, 2016 - 4:00 PM

Trabaho ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na magpaka diplomat ayon mismo sa batas ng Pilipinas

After Day 100: How Duterte gov't can fight contractualization better

Oct 12, 2016 - 9:00 AM

How far is the labor department from its target of cut contractualization by 50 this year and completely abolish it by 2017?

PH can’t win war on drugs with guns alone

Oct 11, 2016 - 6:15 PM

As a health advocate it pains me that our government misses the complexity of the drug problem

100 days of 'creative imagination': Duterte's take on key issues

Oct 09, 2016 - 8:58 AM

In the past 100 days of his war on drugs President Duterte is resolute consistent However with other issues he is known to say something one day and then retract the next

Duterte's 100 days with key sectors: What has happened so far

Oct 09, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Has change really come or is it still business as usual?

FIRST 100 DAYS. What has happened so far in the country's different sectors? File photos of sectors by Ben Nabong/Rappler, Anthony Jacob Karagdag; Duterte file photo by Rey Baniquet/Presidential Photo

Why Duterte needs to act like a diplomat

Oct 08, 2016 - 7:59 PM

Based on Philippine laws President Rodrigo Duterte is the country s chief diplomat whether he likes it or not

CHIEF DIPLOMAT. President Rodrigo Duterte attends a plenary session on the second day of the ASEAN Summit at the National Convention Center in Vientiane, Laos, on September 7, 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez/PPD

5 communication gaffes in Duterte's first 100 days

Oct 08, 2016 - 5:00 PM

From a government Facebook post perceived to be pro Marcos to announcing wrong details about the death of Senator Miriam Santiago here are 5 incidents when Duterte s communication team made us raise our eyebrows

A 'distracted' Senate in Duterte's first 100 days

Oct 08, 2016 - 11:00 AM

There is a huge legislative agenda but the Senate cannot really help itself but do all these investigatory hearings that often do not aid legislation an analyst says

DISTRACTED? Barely 3 months into office, the Senate had its hands full with heated word wars, congressional inquiries, and several legislative and budget hearing.

VP Leni Robredo: The first 100 days

Oct 07, 2016 - 8:55 PM

After site inspections and consultations with agencies and beneficiaries the Vice President says a housing roadmap will be available by the first quarter of 2017

INSPECTION. Vice Presient Leni Robredo visits a relocation site in Yolanda-stricken Leyte. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Reds say Duterte 'doing well' in 1st 100 days

Oct 07, 2016 - 9:46 AM

What do President Duterte and the communist rebels have in common?

'DOING WELL'. Communist Party of the Philippines founder Jose Maria Sison (right) praises President Rodrigo Duterte's performance on his first 100 days in office. Photo by Edwin Espejo/OPAPP

How Duterte gov't cared for OFWs in first 100 days

Oct 07, 2016 - 12:06 AM

In his campaign Duterte promised to make OFW concerns his top labor priority Did he live up to his promise?

Duterte SWS rating, Leila de Lima, Twitter and Google | 6PM wRap

Oct 06, 2016 - 9:38 PM

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The 100-day word war: How Duterte handles criticism

Oct 06, 2016 - 7:28 PM

His first hundred days in power show a pattern in his angry responses Do they also provide a clue on how best to handle the hot headed President?

Almonte hopes Duterte can make less 'colorful' statements

Oct 06, 2016 - 2:11 PM

I am hopeful he will change when the time comes says former National Security Adviser Jose Almonte who believes the President s constant tirades overshadow his accomplishments

RATING DUTERTE. Former National Security Adviser Jose Almonte speaks to media at Malacañang Palace on October 6, 2016. Screenshot of RTVM video

Duterte marks 100 days with 'very good' rating – SWS

Oct 06, 2016 - 10:42 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte gets a 64 net satisfaction rating in his first 3 months in office the second highest among Chief Executives polled by the Social Weather Stations

100 DAYS OF DUTERTE. President Rodigo Duterte gestures as he formally opens the 37th MassKara Festival in Bacolod City on October 2. Photo by ACE MORANDANTE/ Presidential Photo

Businessmen for Duterte, Dick Gordon, Nobel Prize | 6PM wRap

Oct 05, 2016 - 11:48 PM

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Minority on Duterte's 100 days: 'A' in drug war, inadequate in other sectors

Oct 05, 2016 - 3:50 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte is advised to ensure that his Cabinet secretaries are doing their jobs properly

ASSESSING DUTERTE. Members of the minority bloc, led by Minority Leader Danilo Suarez (middle) hold a press conference on October 5. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Businessmen head to Palace to defend Duterte admin

Oct 05, 2016 - 2:55 PM

I don t see [Duterte] trying to divorce from America That does not make sense says Australian business consultant Peter Wallace during a Palace press briefing

BUSINESSMEN SPEAK UP. Business consultant Peter Wallace speaks at a Malacañang press briefing on October 5, 2016. Screengrab from RTVM

Alvarez: No improvement in traffic, trains after 100 days under Duterte

Oct 03, 2016 - 3:50 PM

Despite dismay over traffic Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez still praises President Rodrigo Duterte for his overall performance during his first 100 days in office

NOT ENOUGH? Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez is unhappy with how the Duterte administration is moving to address traffic so far. File photos by Rappler