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My Rotary Club of Manila speech

My Rotary Club of Manila speech.....»»

Category: newsSource: thestandard thestandardDec 6th, 2018

My Rotary Club of Manila speech (1)

My Rotary Club of Manila speech (1).....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

Robredo: No prosperity under strongman rule

“PROSPERITY does not depend on one man’s ability to wield power,” Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo said on Tuesday. Robredo’ statement was part of a speech she delivered before the Rotary Club of Makati where she appealed for help for her office’s flagship anti-poverty program Angat Buhay which links the private sector to poor [...] The post Robredo: No prosperity under strongman rule appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018

DOLE joins Rotary in honoring Filipino workers

MANILA, June 28 -- The Department of Labor and Employment and the Rotary Club of Manila (RCM) will recognize and honor outstanding Filipino workers in the manufacturing and service industries with TOW.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

Boxing Kontra Droga

The regular boxing promotion dubbed Boxing Kontra Droga of Johnny Elorde in cooperation with the Rotary Club of Manila Premier returns tonight, starting at 6 p.m., at the Elorde Sports Center on Sucat Rd., Parañaque......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

DUTERTE TRANSCRIPTS: Chinese-Filipino Business Club. 19 Feb 2018

(Note from MindaNews: This is the official transcript of President Rodrigo Duterte’s speech, released by the Presidential News Desk of the Presidential Communications Office) Presidential Communications Office Presidential News Desk SPEECH OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE DURING THE 10TH BIENNIAL NATIONAL CONVENTION AND 20TH FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE CHINESE FILIPINO BUSINESS CLUB IN [Delivered at Fiesta Pavilion in Manila Hotel, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2018

Make PH a province of China, Duterte jokes in front of Chinese envoy

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday joked that China could make the Philippines its province. "Gusto ninyo gawain na lang ninyo kaming province, [parang] Fujian, pati Philippine province of China, eh 'di wala tayong problema. Libre na lahat," he said in a speech at the Fiesta Pavilion of the Manila Hotel. His remarks drew applause from the audience of Chinese-Filipino businessmen -- whose guests included Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua. It was a joint event -- the 10th Biennial National Convention and 20th Founding Anniversary Celebration of the Chinese Filipino Business Club, Inc. (CFBCI). Duterte said that Chinese President Xi jinping promised him tha...Keep on reading: Make PH a province of China, Duterte jokes in front of Chinese envoy.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2018

Duterte: Naming PH Rise features doesn’t give China rights over the area

Filipinos should not be alarmed with the move of China to give Chines names to undersea features in the Philippine Rise, President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday in a speech at a gathering of Chinese-Filipino businessmen, whose guest included Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua. The joint event -- the 10th Biennial National Convention and 20th Founding Anniversary Celebration of the Chinese Filipino Business Club, Inc. (CFBCI) -- was held at the Fiesta Pavillion of the Manila Hotel. Duterte said China did not get sovereign rights over the underwater features by naming them. "I would insist on the Philippine Rise because that is ours, period. We allowed expedit...Keep on reading: Duterte: Naming PH Rise features doesn’t give China rights over the area.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2018

Makati mayor bares 2017 achievements

Makati City Mayor Abigail Binay said double-digit revenue collection, better health and education services, and public safety were her top achievements last year. In her State of the City Address (SOCA) delivered during the first monthly meeting of the Rotary Club of Makati at the Peninsula Manila, Binay reported that the city’s total revenue collections [...] The post Makati mayor bares 2017 achievements appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 10th, 2018

STAR bags 4 journalism awards from Rotary Manila

MANILA, Philippines - On its 45th year, the Rotary Club of Manila (RCM) awarded four Journalism Awards in the Print Category to The Philippine STAR in a cere.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

STAR editor wins Tourism Award

MANILA, Philippines -  Philippine STAR section editor and PeopleAsia editor-in-chief Joanne Rae Ramirez was honored Thursday at the Rotary Club of Manila’s T.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 11th, 2017

DTI Official receives Tourism Award from Rotary Club

Manila &'' Department of Trade and Industry Assistant Secretary Rosvi Gaetos is one of the recipients of the 13th Rotary Tourism Awards in the Tourism and Trade Events Category for her extraordinary contribution in export and tourism promotion and advancement of the tourism industry in the Philippines.  The awarding ceremony was held on June 08, [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  boholnewsdailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2017

Traffic worse than ever

As if to prove just how pervasive the traffic problem has become, Senator Migz Zubiri spoke about it in last Thursday’s Rotary Club of Manila meeting — even.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2016

Because you deserve more than one grand welcome, we have opened up more access p…

Because you deserve more than one grand welcome, we have opened up more access points to Okada Manila, such as The Fountain Foyer (which ushers you directly into The Fountain and the Crystal Corridor), the Coral Wing Lobby (which greets you with its grand capiz mural and easy access to the PLAY Kids Club), and… link: Because you deserve more than one grand welcome, we have opened up more access p….....»»

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Duterte credits Filipinos for the return of Balangiga bells

MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said no one should take credit for the return of the Balangiga bells to Manila, which was taken by the Americans as war trophies in 1901.   "The return of the bells were upon the demand of the Filipino people. Nobody, but nobody, should ever claim success for that," Duterte said in his speech during the unveiling of the marker of Las Pias drug rehabilitation center.   The bells arrived in the Philippines on Tuesday but Duterte skipped the handover ceremony.   READ: Duterte to skip historic handover of Balangiga bells in Pasay   The US Army took the Balangiga Bells during the Phil...Keep on reading: Duterte credits Filipinos for the return of Balangiga bells.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

Duterte jokes: I should have used Villar’s ‘Sipag at Tiyaga’ instead of ‘DDS’

MANILA, Philippines ---President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he should have used former senator Manny Villar's famous slogan "Sipag at Tiyaga" instead of "DDS" during the 2016 presidential elections. "His (Villar) sipag at tiyaga--- dapat ito sana ang ginamit ko sipag at tiyaga--- nagkamali kasi ang mga PR (public relations team) ko, DDS, Davao Death Squad," Duterte said in jest in his speech at the birthday celebration of the former Senate President in Las Pias City. (I should have used his 'Sipag at Tiyaga.' My PR team made a mistake--- DDS, Davao Death Squad) Villar ran for President in 2010 with the campaign battle cry "Sipag at Tiyaga." He was beaten by Duterte's prede...Keep on reading: Duterte jokes: I should have used Villar’s ‘Sipag at Tiyaga’ instead of ‘DDS’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

Duterte says he will skip Mass during the Balangiga bells turnover

MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte confirmed Friday that he would attend the turnover rites for the Balangiga bells in Eastern Samar on Saturday but would not attend the Mass. "I'd like to order the protocol now. Ngayon lang pumasok sa isip ko (It has crossed my mind only now). There's going to be a High Mass. I will not be there. I will just float along the coastal shores of Samar," he said in a speech in during the unveiling of the marker of Mella Hotel in Las Pias. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo earlier said Duterte would not attend the turnover ceremony for the bells, citing that the President needs to attend "pressing matters of governance that requir...Keep on reading: Duterte says he will skip Mass during the Balangiga bells turnover.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

Southwoods pulls away in Fil-Championship

Manila Southwoods stayed on course for another shot at the premier crown of the 69th Fil-Am Invitational golf tournament despite simmering down with 128 points yesterday at the Baguio Country Club for a two-day aggregate of 266 and a 31- point lead in the Fil-Championship......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

Duterte to appoint Galvez next week as peace adviser

    MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said former Armed Forces Chief of StaffCarlito Galvez Jr. would be appointed as Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process next week.   Duterte made the announcement during the Armed Forces of the Philippines' change of command ceremony at the Camp Aguinaldo.   "Si Gen. Galvez will join the Cabinet next week as the Presidential Adviser on Peace Process," Duterte said in his speech   "He will be the ninth military man to join my government," he added.   Galvez will replace former Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza who resigned last month.  ...Keep on reading: Duterte to appoint Galvez next week as peace adviser.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 11th, 2018

Arroyo allies got ‘pork’? But 2019 budget prepared during Alvarez time – Andaya

MANILA, Philippines – House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr deflected the accusation of Senator Panfilo Lacson that allies of Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo received huge insertions in the proposed P3.757-trillion budget for 2019. Andaya on Monday, December 10, delivered a privilege speech as a response to Lacson’s allegations ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Social media platforms urged to be better gatekeepers

MANILA, Philippines – Journalism and free speech have exponentially been affected by the rise of lies and disinformation on social media. But is regulating it the solution?  This was the point of the discussion during the awarding ceremony of the 2018 Chatham House Prize on November 28. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018