Morales on DFA chief Locsin: In some instances, we should not take him seriously

Former Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales said Friday Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. should not be taken seriously “in some instances,” citing previous occasions when the Philippines' top diplomat took back some of his controversial remarks......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJul 12th, 2019

DFA Chief Launches PH Passport Online Appointment Portal in HK

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr. led the launch of the Passport Online Appointment System (OAS) in Hong Kong at the Philippine Consulate General in Hong Kong in Admiralty on 14 July 2019. “The system, or OAS, aims to slash the long queues for passport appointments in Hong Kong, especially on Sundays, by providing […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated News11 hr. 9 min. ago

DFA chief Locsin never considered cutting ties with Iceland

Contradicting Malacañang's previous pronouncements, the Philippines' top diplomat said the country will not sever diplomatic ties with any state......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 16th, 2019

Philippines eyes HK help in campaign vs corruption

THE GOVERNMENT is exploring further cooperation with Hong Kong in its fight against corruption, following Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin Jr.’s recent meeting with Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 15th, 2019

DFA chief on US: She’s all we have

The Philippines will continue to count on the “dependable” presence of the United States and on the “clarity and celerity” of Washington’s commitment to defend its allies, according to Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 4th, 2019

Duterte-Xi verbal agreement not policy — Locsin

President Duterte’s verbal fishing agreement with Chinese President Xi Jinping is “not a policy” and “cannot be enforced,” foreign affairs chief Teodoro Locsin Jr. said yesterday, contradicting presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo’s claim that it is “valid and binding.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 4th, 2019

PhilHealth chief: No sacred cows in probe

Newly appointed Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) president and chief executive officer Ricardo Morales yesterday gave assurance that no one will be spared in the ongoing investigations of anomalies in the agency......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2019

DFA chief rejects joint probe offer of China

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. yesterday rejected the proposal for China and the Philippines to conduct a joint investigation on the sinking of a Filipino fishing boat by a Chinese vessel in the disputed South China Sea......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2019

Ex-DFA chief Del Rosario held at Hong Kong airport

MANILA, Philippines (4th UPDATE) – Former foreign secretary Albert del Rosario was held at the Hong Kong International Airport on Friday morning, June 21, exactly a month after the same thing happened to former ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales. Hong Kong authorities questioned Del Rosario upon his arrival at around ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 21st, 2019

Ex-Rebel soldier bagong hepe ng PhilHealth

ISANG dating rebeldeng militar ang napili ni Pa­ngulong Rodrigo Duterte upang mamuno sa Philhealth. Kinompirma ni senator-elect Christopger “Bong” Go na aprobado ni Pangulong Duterte ang appointment ni retired Army General Ricardo Morales bilang acting president at chief exe­cutive officer ng Phil­health. Pinalitan ni Morales si Dr. Roy Ferrer na pinag­sumite ng courtesy resig­nation ng ........»»

Category: filipinoSource:  hatawtabloidRelated NewsJun 21st, 2019

Retired General Morales, bagong presidente ng PhilHealth

Manila, Philippines – Opisyal nang itinalaga ni Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte si Retired General Ricardo Morales bilang presidente ng PhilHealth. Ito ang kinumpirma ni senator-elect Bong Go. Aniya, papalitan ni Morales, isang retired army general  si Roy Ferrer na pinagsumite ng resignation letter ng Chief Executive  dahil sa kontrobersiyang kinasangkutan ng PhiHealth bunsod ng bogus […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsJun 20th, 2019

Duterte replaces MWSS chief

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte announced on Thursday that he has chosen a new chairman of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), saying retired Army General Ricardo Morales will take over......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 24th, 2019

PH-Singapore Ties Remain Strong After 50 Years: DFA Chief

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Wednesday said the Philippine-Singapore ties remain strong as the two nations mark 50 years of diplomatic relations in 2019. Locsin is on his introductory visit to Singapore and has met with his counterpart, Foreign Minister Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, to review and chart the future direction of the Philippines […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 11th, 2019

Leni & Co.

With Supreme Court Chief Justice Lourdes Sereno, he had a battle of words until the CJ refused to oblige him on the second round. A few sparks flew with Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales. Flamethrowers are the weapon of choice in the ongoing war between D.....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsDec 8th, 2016


NAGULAT naman ako nang biglang paimbestigahan ni Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales si Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa hinggil sa pag-amin nito sa panlilimbre ni Sen. Manny Pacquiao sa kanya at ng kanyang pamilya upang ma.....»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2016


MASINSINANG nag-uusap si Sen. Loren Legarda, Senate Chairman of Finance, at PNP Chief Ronald dela Rosa sa Senate DILG budget hearing para sa 2017. CESAR MORALES.....»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsSep 27th, 2016

Dela Rosa: Yes, extrajudicial killings have to stop

MANILA, Philippines While admitting that he too wants to resort to shortcuts in the police forces all out war against drugs, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa said on Wednesday, July 20, that instances o.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 20th, 2016

Ombudsman Orders Filing of Graft Charges against Former MMDA Chief Fernando and Others

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has ordered the filing of graft and corruption case against former Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Bayani Fernando for alleged anomalous utilization of Metro Manila Film Fest (MMFF) funds......»»

Category: newsSource: NewsJul 19th, 2016

Unity meeting in Malacañang slated July 24

Ramirez, who is also the country’s chief of mission to the coming SEA Games, is confident that representatives of each national sports associations (NSAs) and their officials will come to the gathering after the issue on who will take charge in the handling of the event has been settled – thanks to Senator Bong Go and Presidential Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea......»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated News6 hr. 43 min. ago

What will future Philippines look like? Wait for Duterte s 4th SONA, says Andanar

MANILA, Philippines – Those who want to have an idea of how the Philippines will turn out in the remaining 3 years of President Rodrigo Duterte need not wait long, as the Chief Executive will give Filipinos a glimpse of the "future" when he delivers his 4th State of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News12 hr. 30 min. ago

Police arrest Batangas province s most wanted person

BATANGAS, Philippines – A businessman who is the primary suspect in the killing of a village chief in Lipa City here was nabbed in a manhunt operation in Leyte province conducted by police authorities on Friday, July 19. Windy Lat aka Boyet ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News12 hr. 30 min. ago