Presidential Assistant for the Visaya - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Presidential Assistant for the Visaya


Can a Cabinet member 'order' Visayas LGUs to pass ordinances?

Mar 22, 2020 - 11:00 PM

Law professor and former Supreme Court spokesperson Ted Te says he cannot

CONSULTATIVE MEETING. Dino meets with community members in the Eastern Visayas. Photo from OPAV

OPAV's Dino wants holiday in Cebu for Cardinal Vidal's burial

Oct 21, 2017 - 2:51 PM

The Cardinal will be buried on October 26

CEBU'S CARDINAL. Workers prepare the site for the wake of cardinal vidal at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral. Photo by Mars Mosqueda Jr/Rappler

Duterte taps Wendel Avisado for Yolanda rehabilitation

Dec 17, 2016 - 10:13 PM

Avisado was former Davao City administrator from 2004 to 2010 when Rodrigo Duterte was also mayor

827 Yolanda families relocated to new homes – Palace

Dec 06, 2016 - 7:50 PM

More families are expected to move into their new houses before Christmas according to the Office of the Presidential Assistant for the Visayas

NEW HOMES. Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Michael Dino visits homes of newly-relocated Yolanda-affected families. Photo by Kevin Maglinte/OPAV

Negrenses weigh in on possible dissolution of Negros Island Region

Oct 10, 2016 - 12:55 AM

Several locals express their dismay online pointing out that the creation of the NIR brings benefits for the area s economy and disaster management among others

Palace eyes dissolution of Negros Island Region

Oct 09, 2016 - 1:38 AM

There is a very big chance it NIR will be abolished because of the budget constraints says Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Michael Lloyd Dino

Businessmen to Tugade: Redirect half of Tacloban flights to Clark

Aug 16, 2016 - 7:56 PM

The proposal also suggests the Department of Transportation DOTr secretary study the possibility of redirecting half of the flights from the entire Visayas to the Clark International Airport

TACLOBAN FLIGHTS. The business community from Samar and Leyte ask the Department of Transportation (DOTr) not to redirect all flights bound for NAIA to Clark. File photo by Rappler

Cebu private hospitals tapped to help treat drug suspects

Aug 05, 2016 - 8:42 PM

Over 20 000 drug users and dealers in Cebu and 40 000 in the Central Visayas have identified themselves to the local police