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Sen. Trillanes declared persona non grata in Davao City

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 13 Feb) – The City Council here has declared opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV persona non grata on Tuesday for allegedly spreading “fake news” about Davao City as the most dangerous place in the Philippines during a forum in Chicago. During a regular session, Vice Mayor Bernard E. Al-ag said he took offense […].....»»

Category: newsSource: mindanews mindanewsFeb 13th, 2018

Davao City Council declares Trillanes persona non grata

DAVAO CITY, Philippines (2nd UPDATE) – The Davao City Council has declared opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV  “persona non grata” after the lawmaker called President Rodrigo Duterte's hometown as the most dangerous city in the Philippines. The council approved the resolution filed by Vice Mayor Bernard Al-ag on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Davao City declares Trillanes persona non grata

Davao City declares Trillanes persona non grata.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Trillanes ‘persona non grata’ in Davao

The Davao City council declared Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Tuesday, February 13, “persona non grata” for saying President Rodrigo Duterte’s hometown ranked first in the country for murders and second for rape......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Loida Lewis bats for scoliosis outreach to Davao

  NEW YORK---Despite an impending nor'easter here, dozens of supporters came to the March 6 fundraiser of Duncan Tree Foundation (DTF) for its fourth spine mission to Davao City in the Philippines slated for April this year.   Among the attendees was Loida Nicolas Lewis, board adviser to the foundation and the evening's keynote speaker.   The FilAm community leader, who has been reported as "persona non grata" in Davao City for criticizing President Rodrigo Duterte, lauded the efforts of the foundation and praised its founder Ouida Duncan for offering free spine surgeries to Davaoeos.   "Ouida is the only one who does this kind of medical miss...Keep on reading: Loida Lewis bats for scoliosis outreach to Davao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 8th, 2018

SEN. TRILLANES DECLARED “PERSONA NONGRATA” IN DAVAO…

The post SEN. TRILLANES DECLARED “PERSONA NONGRATA” IN DAVAO… appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2018

Fil-Am businesswoman Loida Nicolas Lewis & apos;persona non grata& apos; in Davao City - Rappler

Fil-Am businesswoman Loida Nicolas Lewis 'persona non grata' in Davao City - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Fil-Am businesswoman Loida Nicolas Lewis persona non grata in Davao City

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Filipino-American businesswoman and philantrophist Loida Nicolas Lewis is no longer welcome in the hometown of President Rodrigo Duterte. The Davao City Council on Tuesday, February 13, passed the resolution of Councilor Danilo Dayanghirang to declare Lewis as "persona non grata" in Davao City. Speaking to Rappler, Dayanghirang said ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Kidapawan Sanggunian declares LTO 12 enforcers persona non grata

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 17 July) – City councilors here have declared as persona non grata the traffic personnel from the Land Transportation Office in Region 12 (LTO-12) and banned them from doing highway operations in the city. Francis Palmones, former trial court judge who is now councilor, said they based their resolution on the complaints [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 17th, 2017

No double pay hike for teachers

DAVAO CITY-President Rodrigo Duterte declared on Friday an incremental salary increase to public school teachers. “Pero ang inyo, kayo ang........»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsMay 6th, 2018

Kuwait cuts off power, water to Philippine envoy’s home

Kuwait has cut off water and electricity at the official residence of Philippine Ambassador Renato Villa after he was expelled and declared persona non grata for allowing the rescue of distressed Filipino workers in the Gulf state, sources said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Kuwait issue fixed? What officials said before the expulsion of a Philippine envoy

A day before Kuwait declared the Philippine ambassador persona non-grata and told him to leave, Filipino government officials proclaimed that all was well with the oil-rich gulf state......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsApr 28th, 2018

Kuwait issue fixed? What officials said before expulsion of Philippine envoy

A day before Kuwait declared the Philippine ambassador persona non-grata and told him to leave, Filipino government officials proclaimed that all was well with the oil-rich gulf state. Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano personally apologized to the Kuwaiti ambassador in the Philippines after the embassy there “rescued” distressed Filipino household workers; a […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsApr 27th, 2018

State of calamity in Boracay, Philippines on Villa expulsion, George RR Martin’s new book | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte signs a proclamation declaring a state of calamity in 3 barangays in Boracay on the day of the shutdown of the world-famous island.  The Philippines says   it handed Kuwait a diplomatic note to convey its 'great displeasure' after the Kuwaiti government declared Philippine Ambassador Renato Villa as 'persona non grata.'  The Philippines slides ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 26th, 2018

OFW party-list rep seeks escalation of diplomatic row with Kuwait

A party-list lawmaker has suggested that Kuwaiti Ambassador Musaed Saleh Ahmad Althwaikh, who is not even in the country, be declared persona non grata in retaliation for Kuwait's expulsion of a Philippine ambassador......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 26th, 2018

Duterte vs Sereno: from “I will order them not to honor you” in August 2016 to “you have to be out of the Supreme Court” in April 2018   

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 10 April) — When President Rodrigo Duterte declared Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno his “enemy” on April 9, that wasn’t the first time he went ballistic against her. Exactly 20 months earlier, on August 9, 2016 in the military’s Camp Evangelista in Cagayan de Oro City, Duterte warned he will “order […] The post Duterte vs Sereno: from “I will order them not to honor you” in August 2016 to “you have to be out of the Supreme Court” in April 2018    appeared first on MindaNews......»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Russia tells 23 countries that envoys must go

  PETERSBURG, Russia - Russia's Foreign Ministry says it has informed ambassadors of most of the countries that ordered expulsion of Russian diplomats that an equal number of their diplomats have been declared persona non grata.   A ministry statement Friday said the ambassadors were from 23 of the countries that are expelling Russians in connection with the poisoning in Britain of a former Russian double agent and his daughter. Russia on Thursday announced it was expelling 60 US diplomats and closing the consulate in St. Petersburg in retaliation for Washington's moves.   The countries informed Friday of expulsions were Australia, Albania, Germany, Denm...Keep on reading: Russia tells 23 countries that envoys must go.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 30th, 2018

Undeclared Korean SUV found in shipment at Davao port

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Customs officials in Davao City discovered a sports-utility vehicle (SUV) inside a shipment declared as only containing a used dump truck and a tractor head. Erastus Sandino Austria, Port of Davao district collector, said this on Thursday, March 22, a day after he inspected the shipment ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2018

Bong Go on running for senator: “started as a joke but…”

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 March) — Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go declared on February 7 that he was not running for a Senate seat in the 2019 mid-term elections, that President Rodrigo Duterte was just joking and that he was committed to “stand beside him (Duterte) ’til kingdom come.” “Joke […] The post Bong Go on running for senator: “started as a joke but…” appeared first on MindaNews......»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsMar 18th, 2018

Probe on illegal resorts in Davao’s Marilog District proposed

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 16 March) – A resolution will be filed in the City Council on March 20 to create a task force that will investigate the sprouting of illegal mountain resorts in Marilog District, declared as the “new highland destination of the city,” in the 2013-2022 Comprehensive Land Use Plan (CLUP). Councilor Al […] The post Probe on illegal resorts in Davao’s Marilog District proposed appeared first on MindaNews......»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsMar 16th, 2018

Davao to come up with plan after City Hall’s failure to meet fire safety standards

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 15 March) – The city government of Davao will draft a plan this month after its 71-year-old City Hall, declared as a heritage building by the National Historical Commission of the Philippines, failed to meet fire safety standards set by the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) due to lack of fire […] The post Davao to come up with plan after City Hall’s failure to meet fire safety standards appeared first on MindaNews......»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsMar 16th, 2018