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Locsin to be new Foreign Affairs chief

Locsin to be new Foreign Affairs chief.....»»

Category: newsSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesOct 12th, 2018

Former DFA chief Yasay sheds light on passport data breach

MANILA, Philippines --- Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay shed some light on the "passport mess" and called for a thorough investigation of the matter. In a Facebook post, also shared by current Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Twitter, Yasay said he believed that requiring "the already harassed and exasperated applicant to bring their birth certificates and other supporting documents for the renewal of their passports because the outsourced passport producer allegedly took all the data when its contract was unduly terminated, is most likely only part of the whole true story" that Locsin was being informed about by "certain DFA officials involved in th...Keep on reading: Former DFA chief Yasay sheds light on passport data breach.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2019

DFA chief wants Fil-Am actor deported | Philstar.com

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. wants Filipino-American actor Tony Labrusca deported for making a scene at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 6th, 2019

DFA chief wants Fil-Am actor deported

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. wants Filipino-American actor Tony Labrusca deported for making a scene at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 5th, 2019

PHL, US revitalize alliance with Locsin as foreign affairs chief

FOREIGN AFFAIRS Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr. and United States Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo reaffirmed the US-Philippines alliance in a meeting on Thursday at the US Department of State in Washington D.C......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018

LOOK: DFA chief, US Secretary of State meet in Washington

MANILA, Philippines --- Foreign Affairs Teodoro Locsin Jr. met with his counterpart US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Washington on Friday (Philippine time) to discuss current efforts to address regional issues including the South China Sea.   "The two Secretaries discussed ongoing efforts to address regional issues such as the South China Sea, North Korea, and counterterrorism," said deputy spokesperson Robert Palladino in a statement.   The Philippines is one of the claimants of the South China Sea, a strategic waterway believed to contain vast resources. While the US is not a claimant, it has expressed concern over China's militarization of the disputed ...Keep on reading: LOOK: DFA chief, US Secretary of State meet in Washington.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018

CA panel OKs Locsin’s appointment as DFA chief

  Teddy Boy Locsin's appointment as Secretary of Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has been recommended for confirmation by a panel of the Commission on Appointments (CA).   The recommendation of the CA's committee on foreign affairs will be transmitted to the plenary for either adoption or rejection.   Locsin replaced former DFA Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano who stepped down to seek a seat in the House of Representatives in the upcoming elections. /muf   READ: Teddy Boy Locsin accepts DFA post offer    ...Keep on reading: CA panel OKs Locsin’s appointment as DFA chief.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

FULL TEXT: DFA chief Locsin on Duterte foreign policy

MANILA, Philippines – Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro "Teddyboy" Locsin Jr delivered a speech on Wednesday morning, November 7, where he explained at length the Duterte administration's foreign policy. Locsin made his remarks at the first vin d'honneur he hosted for members of the diplomatic corps. The Department of Foreign Affairs ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 7th, 2018

President Duterte Appoints New Cabinet Members

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday, October 17, spearheaded the oath-taking of the new Presidential appointees. The Chief Executive chose Ambassador to the United Nations, Teodoro “Teddy Boy” Locsin Jr. as the new Foreign Affairs Secretary, replacing Alan Peter Cayetano, who filed his candidacy for the 2019 mid-term elections. Locsin was formerly appointed by President […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

China s top diplomat congratulates new DFA chief Locsin

China’s top diplomat on Thursday congratulated newly appointed Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro “Teddy Boy” Locsin Jr., noting the warming relations between the two countries. Source link link: China's top diplomat congratulates new DFA chief Locsin.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

Duterte tells Locsin: Be truthful – Manila Video

President Duterte only has one sole reminder to new Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. and that is to be truthful at all times as he became the country’s top diplomat. President Duterte made the statement as he swore Locsin into office Wednesday, along with former Army Chief Rolando Bautista as the new Social Welfare… link: Duterte tells Locsin: Be truthful – Manila Video.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Teddyboy Locsin Takes Oath as New DFA Chief

Malacañang confirmed that Teodoro Lopez Locsin Jr. has taken his oath as new Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) before President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday afternoon. “Yes he already took his oath before the President this afternoon,” Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said in a text message to reporters. Locsin’s oath-taking came after […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Duterte told new DFA chief Locsin to be truthful — Palace

President Rodrigo Duterte has given his marching orders to new Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro "Teddy" Locsin Jr., who took his oath of office on Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

PH keeps seat in UN Human Rights Council

The Philippines won enough votes to keep its seat at the United Nations Human Rights Council despite calls from various groups to reject the country’s re-election bid, the Department of Foreign Affairs said on Saturday. Incoming DFA chief Teodoro Locsin Jr., Philippine permanent representative to the UN, said the Philippines got 165 of 192 votes [...] The post PH keeps seat in UN Human Rights Council appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

Teddyboy Locsin is new DFA chief; Faeldon takes over BuCor

Philippine Permanent Representative to the United Nations Teodoro “Teddyboy” Locsin Jr. confirmed yesterday he will replace Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, who will run as Taguig City representative in next year’s elections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

Locsin appointed next DFA chief

PERMANENT Representative to the United Nations (UN) Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr. is the next Foreign Affairs Secretary. The post Locsin appointed next DFA chief appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Locsin to be new Foreign Affairs chief

Locsin to be new Foreign Affairs chief.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Duterte: Teddy Boy Locsin Jr. is next  DFA chief

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Friday  said Teodoro “Teddy Boy” Locsin Jr., the country’s permanent representative to the United Nations (UN), will be the next secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), a post Locsin has accepted. In a media interview in Davao City upon his arrival from Southeast Asian leaders’ gathering in Bali, Indonesia, Duterte [...] The post Duterte: Teddy Boy Locsin Jr. is next  DFA chief appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

SC orders gov’t to respond to senators’ petition vs PH withdrawal from ICC

The Supreme Courton Tuesdayordered the executive department to respond to the petition filed by opposition senators seeking to declare the Philippine government's withdrawal from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) as ineffective. At a press conference, Information Chief Atty. Theodore Te said the respondents have 10 "non-extendible" days from notice to submit their comment. Named respondents were Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, Presidential Chief Legal Counsel Salvador S. Panelo, Executive Secretary Salvador C. Medialdea, and Permanent Ambassador to the United Nations Teodoro L. Locsin. The high court set the oral argument on the petition o...Keep on reading: SC orders gov’t to respond to senators’ petition vs PH withdrawal from ICC.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018

World diplomats condemn attacks on press freedom in the Philippines

International diplomats have condemned the attacks against press freedom in the Philippines and expressed their support for veteran journalist Maria Ressa, chief of Rappler, following her arrest over cyber libel charges on February 13. Chrystia Freeland Freeland, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, joined in the hashtag campaign #StandWithMariaRessa as she expressed how “deeply troubled” she […] The post World diplomats condemn attacks on press freedom in the Philippines appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2019

PH, JICA to sign loan agreement for road projects in Mindanao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 11 Feb) – The Philippine government is set to sign a loan agreement with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for $202.04 million or P10.54 billion to improve the road network in Mindanao after the exchange of notes between Foreign Affairs secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2019