Duterte in Singapore - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Duterte in Singapore


Singapore's first female president arrives in PH for state visit

Sep 08, 2019 - 4:00 PM

Singaporean President Halimah Yacob is in Manila to mark the 50th anniversary of Philippines-Singapore ties

STATE VISIT. Singaporean President Halimah Jacob arrives at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 in Pasay City on September 8, 2019. Photo by KD Madrilejos/Rappler

PH bars int'l journalists from press conference in Singapore

Apr 27, 2018 - 3:39 PM

The Philippine government also prohibits foreign correspondents from asking questions in an earlier press conference on the Kuwait crisis

PRESS CONFERENCE. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III holds a press conference in Singapore on April 27, 2018, largely about the Kuwait crisis. Screenshot from PTV

Duterte taking 8-seater private plane to Singapore

Apr 23, 2018 - 12:55 PM

The Philippine president also intends to take a smaller delegation to Singapore for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte disembarks from the Philippine Airlines Chartered Flight PR001 upon his arrival at the Qionghai Bo'ao International Airport in Hainan Province, China on April 9, 2018. Also in the photo is Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Lascañas left for Singapore – immigration spokesperson

Apr 09, 2017 - 9:55 PM

Bureau of Immigration spokesperson Antonette Mangrobang says there is no hold departure order or lookout bulletin against retired Davao City policeman Arturo Lascañas

Retired police SPO3 Arthur Lascanas during a hearing of the Senate committee on public order and dangerous drugs on March 6, 2017 on the existence of the Davao Death Squad.

Singapore names orchid after Duterte

Dec 16, 2016 - 10:43 PM

Introducing Dendrobium Rodrigo Roa Duterte a violet red orchid the Singaporean government names after the President during his state visit to their country

DUTERTE'S ORCHID. This orchid was given the name Dendrobium Rodrigo Roa Duterte during the President's state visit to Singapore. Image from PCO

PH, Singapore to cooperate on nabbing Singaporean terrorist

Dec 16, 2016 - 3:28 PM

Philippine officials give their host government the name of the Singaporean leading a terrorist cell in the Southern Philippines

COOPERATION. President Rodrigo Duterte and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong shake hands during their meeting at the Istana in Singapore on December 15, 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo

WATCH: Duterte goes window-shopping on Orchard Road

Dec 16, 2016 - 3:05 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte goes around a Singapore mall in search of a charger for his smartwatch

LATE-NIGHT SHOPPING. President Rodrigo Duterte drops by an Apple Store in a Singapore mall to look for a charger for his watch. RTVM screenshot

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Dec 16, 2016 - 11:44 AM

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Duterte, Singapore's Lee agree to fight terrorism, drugs

Dec 15, 2016 - 8:50 PM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte meets Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and President Tony Tan during his two day state visit

SINGAPORE-PH TIES. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong meet at Istana in Singapore on December 15, 2016. RTVM photo

Lee Kuan Yew of PH? Filipinos in Singapore weigh in on Duterte

Dec 14, 2016 - 7:43 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte enjoys a lot of support from Filipinos living in Lee Kuan Yew country