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Duterte cuts red tape in importing agricultural products

Sep 25, 2018 - 12:32 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte signs Administrative Order No. 13, removing non-tariff barriers in the importation of agricultural products

IMPORTATION. President Rodrigo Duterte orders the cutting of red tape in importing agricultural products. File photo by AFP

Duterte creates oversight committee for entry of 3rd telco player

Apr 11, 2018 - 11:50 AM

The committee, led by the Department of Information and Communications Technology and counting the national security adviser as a member, will help select frequencies for the new telco player

Roque slams De Lima, Gascon for 'hypocrisy' on EJKs

Dec 11, 2017 - 10:45 AM

The Presidential Spokesman calls out the senator and CHR chairman for insisting there are extrajudicial killings under the Duterte administration when they supported a definition of EJK victims that excludes drug suspects

DEFENDING THE PALACE. Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque in Malacañang on November 2, 2017. File photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Duterte shakes up composition of NEDA board

Oct 24, 2017 - 6:34 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte replaces some members of the National Economic and Development Authority board, and reactivates and reorganizes the NEDA board executive committee

NEDA BOARD. President Rodrigo Duterte leads the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Board meeting at Malacañang Palace on February 20, 2017. Malacañang photo

Duterte reorganizes National Intelligence Committee

Sep 25, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Administrative Order No. 7 adds the PDEA, PCG, and OTS as members of the reorganized National Intelligence Committee

REORGANIZATION. President Rodrigo Duterte signs Administrative Order No. 7 reorganizing the National Intelligence Committee. Malacanang file photo

Independent body to probe EJKs? Not now, says Aguirre

Aug 24, 2017 - 8:59 AM

Aguirre is still unable to present data pertaining to drug war related EJK cases being handled by the DOJ

File photo of Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Duterte gives P1,000-P2,000 bonus to gov't contractual workers

Feb 10, 2017 - 12:21 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte authorizes the grant of gratuity pay through Administrative Order No 2

RECOGNIZING HARD WORK. President Duterte leads the Christmas lighting ceremony in front of Malacañang employees on December 5, 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez/ Presidential Photo

Duterte creates presidential task force to probe media killings

Oct 13, 2016 - 7:05 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte signs an administrative order committing that the government will investigate unsolved cases of media killings

IMPUNITY. Authorities inspect the scene of the 2009 Ampatuan or Maguindanao massacre. Photo by AFP/Mark Navales

Health chief signs administrative order on mental health

Oct 13, 2016 - 12:34 PM

The administrative order provides a comprehensive framework of how the mental health program will be implemented at all levels of the health system says Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial

PUBLIC CONCERN. The Philippines does not have a mental health law. Image by Alejandro Edoria / Rappler.

Duterte transition team formed, holds first meeting

May 11, 2016 - 8:26 PM

The transition committee is composed mostly of key Duterte campaign members

PREPARATIONS BEGIN. Duterte's transition team meets at the Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler petition to LTO: Suspend LED light 'ban'

Mar 28, 2016 - 5:42 PM

What do you think of the LTO policy on LED lights? Would you like to sign the peition?

Netizen cries foul over violations by Manila traffic enforcers

Dec 23, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Reshell Mantilla Roja says traffic enforcers yelled at him in front of his children and asked him to pay an impounding fee without issuing a receipt

TRAFFIC ENFORCERS. Marvin Reyes (left) and Jose Navarro (right) are the two traffic enforcers who violated protocol while apprehending Reshell Mantilla Roja. Photos from Reshell Mantilla Roja

DOTC suspends new rule on professional driver's license

Nov 25, 2015 - 7:56 AM

A new policy requiring both police and NBI clearance to get a professional driver s license has been suspended following concerns raised by senators

SUSPENDED. The DOTC suspends a new LTO rule 'for further study' following concerns raised by senators.

Aquino creates anti-arsenic poisoning task force

Sep 03, 2015 - 7:16 PM

A new administrative order makes the Department of Public Works and Highways the lead agency in ensuring communities are safe from arsenic in groundwater

CONTAMINATED. Arsenic poisoning is often caused by drinking groundwater with arsenic over a long period of time

PH businessmen seek suspension of new rules on colorum operators

Jun 21, 2014 - 7:05 PM

The businessmen fear that higher fines against colorum operators at this time would lead to a truck shortage and hamper the delivery of perishable goods and raw materials

LTO nabs 10 colorum bus operators

Jun 20, 2014 - 3:52 PM

The LTO says the initial apprehension of violators shows the intent of the government to stop the rampant violation of transportation rules

Hundreds paralyzed by transport caravan

Jun 19, 2014 - 11:20 AM

Transport groups participating in the activity clarify that their action is not a transport strike

Aquino forms inter-agency rights group

Nov 26, 2012 - 5:33 PM

Aquino creates a new inter agency committee to handle human rights abuse cases

'West PH Sea' no cause for conflict: Malacañang

Sep 13, 2012 - 3:31 PM

The new official name for maritime areas claimed by the Philippines should not be a new source of tension according to Malacañang

NEW "OFFICIAL" NAME. Screen grab from Google Maps

Revised air passenger bill of rights draft out in 2 weeks

Jul 20, 2012 - 5:18 PM

Transportation Secretary Manuel Roxas says the official bill of rights under a joint administrative order with CAB and DTI will be out by August their previously announced target

Roxas tells airlines: Passenger bill of rights won't ruin you

Jul 06, 2012 - 8:41 PM

Transportation Secretary Mar Roxas says the bill will balance the interests of all stakeholders in the aviation industry