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Top military intel officer named Army chief

Top military intel officer named Army chief.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepOct 12th, 2018

Top military intelligence officer named Army chief

Top military intelligence officer named Army chief.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Duterte appoints ex-Army chief to bases conversion authority

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has appointed a retired military officer to the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA). Lt. Gen. Glorioso Miranda, former Army chief, was named a member of the board of directors of the BCDA to serve Serafin Salvador’s unexpired term of office until June 30, 2018. Duterte signed Miranda’s appointment paper on January 8… link: Duterte appoints ex-Army chief to bases conversion authority.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2018

After ‘mistah’ named Army chief, Albayalde says Sinagtala Class ’86 is PMA’s best

Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Director General Oscar Albayalde half-jokingly said on Monday that the appointment of his "mistah" as the next Philippine Army chief proves that the Philippine Military Academy's Sinagtala class of 1986 is the best. "Of course we're really very proud," Albayalde said of the appointment of Army chief Maj. Gen. Macairog Alberto. "That's another Class '86 Sinagtala (member), the best class that the PMA has ever produced." "Marami yata ang kumokontra eh, bahala sila, hindi naman sila ang nakaupo eh, kami ang naka-upo, kaya that's the best class that the PMA has ever produced (There are many who will contradict that, but they are not the ones in po...Keep on reading: After ‘mistah’ named Army chief, Albayalde says Sinagtala Class ’86 is PMA’s best.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Intelligence Service chief is next Army commanding general

President Rodrigo Duterte has named the military’s top spy as the next chief of the 93,000-strong Philippine Army. Source link link: Intelligence Service chief is next Army commanding general.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Intelligence Service chief is next Army commanding general

President Rodrigo Duterte has named the military's top spy as the next chief of the 93,000-strong Philippine Army......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Onto an army of social workers

President Rodrigo Duterte the other day announced he is appointing Philippine Army (PA) chief Lt. Gen Rolando Bautista as the next secretary of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). The announcement came almost a month after Duterte said he was contemplating naming the retiring military officer as the next National Food Authority (NFA) […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 6th, 2018

DBP extends P2-B assistance for relending to uniformed personnel

STATE-owned Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has granted a P2-billion credit line to one of the largest cooperatives in the country for relending to its members composed mainly of members of the military, a top official said. DBP president and chief executive officer Cecilia C. Borromeo said the bank’s loan assistance to thePhilippine Army […] The post DBP extends P2-B assistance for relending to uniformed personnel appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

UN urges Facebook to ‘proactively’ fight hate speech

GENEVA, Switzerland --- The UN human rights chief urged Facebook Wednesday to more proactively address hate speech but warned against excessive regulation, after US President Donald Trump accused tech giants' platforms of bias against him. Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein's appeal follows a decision by Facebook this week to ban Myanmar's army chief and other top military brass named in a UN probe linking them to a possible "genocide" against Rohingya Muslims. The social media network is the prime source of news and information for many in the country, but has also been a platform for the army and Buddhist hardliners to spread hate speech against the Rohingya and other minorities. The s...Keep on reading: UN urges Facebook to ‘proactively’ fight hate speech.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

Reds finance chief held in Mindanao

MANILA: The military on Saturday confirmed the arrest of the chief finance officer in Mindanao of the communist New People's Army (NPA) in Butuan City, who is facing a murder complaint before.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2018

WATCH: Woman officer trailblazes gender equality in the Philippine Army

  MANILA, Philippines – There's a new chief in the Army Gender and Development Office in the Philippine Army. She's Lieutenant Colonel Raquel Vilchez, a member of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Sanghaya Class of 2000.  Vilchez shares valuable insight into instilling gender equality in the military. Her experience as a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2018

2 retired generals named to DILG

TWO retired Philippine National Police generals, both classmates from Philippine Military Academy ‘Matikas’ Class of 1983 of Department of the Interior and Local Government Officer-in-Charge Secretary Eduardo M. Año, have been appointed by President Duterte to the DILG, the Journal Group learned yesterday. Retired Chief Superintendent Bernardo C. Florece Jr.….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018

2 Army intel men killed in Marawi clash

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/17 February) &'8212; An army intelligence officer and his subordinate were killed, while another one was severely wounded in a clash with suspected members of the Maute group in Marawi City on Thursday, a military official said. Philippine Army spokesperson Col. Benjamin Hao said the incident took place around 5pm Thursday in Barangay [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2017

New AFP Intel chief assumes post

A MILITARY officer described as having extensive experience in intelligence assumed as the new commander of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (ISAFP) on Monday. Brig. Gen. Ronald Villanueva replaced Maj. Gen. Arnold Quiapo, w.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 26th, 2016

Sabin Aboitiz named incoming AEV head

ABOITIZ Equity Ventures Inc. (AEV) has named Sabin Aboitiz as its new president and chief executive officer (CEO) effective January 1, 2020, replacing elder brother Erramon who announced his retirement….READ The post Sabin Aboitiz named incoming AEV head appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

Trump picks Army chief as next military advisor | The Manila Times Online

WASHINGTON D. C.: US President Donald Trump on Saturday announced he was nominating Army chief of staff General Mark Milley as his next top military advisor a new slapREAD The post Trump picks Army c.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Largely unknown Bongao Fort in Tawi-Tawi resurfaces after huge September fire

After years of being hidden in the midst of houses and actually reused as a residential area, Bongao's less-known Spanish colonial fortification resurfaces following a huge fire in October which destroyed a number of homes in its Poblacion or town center. In an article by American anthropologist Alexander Spoehr in the defunct Sulu Studies Journal based on the 1899 drawings of an American Army officer named H. M. Reeve, he noted a section of the fort was still standing during his visit in Bongao in 1969. Spoehr mentioned that according to Reeve, the structure which had a commanding view of the town's harbor had 12-foot walls, with peepholes for guns, and no roof. A sketch by...Keep on reading: Largely unknown Bongao Fort in Tawi-Tawi resurfaces after huge September fire.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018

Trump chooses army general to lead Joint Chiefs of Staff

WASHINGTON DC, USA – US President Donald Trump on Saturday, December 8, announced he was nominating Army chief of staff General Mark Milley as his next top military advisor. Milley, a four-star general who has served in Iraq and Afghanistan, would replace General Joseph Dunford as the military's next chairman of the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018

Benjamin Madrigal is next AFP chief; Carlito Galvez to OPAPP

President Duterte has named Army Lt. Gen. Benjamin Madrigal Jr. of the Eastern Mindanao Command (Eastmincom) as chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), replacing Gen. Carlito Galvez Jr., who is retiring on Dec. 12......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

Philippine military intel units to serve as core of gov’t hit squads vs NPA

  MANILA, Philippines - Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Tuesday that the military's intelligence units would be at the center of the government's hit squad against communist rebels.   "The core of this would be intelligence units of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Merong Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines. They can form the core of anti-sparrow units," he said in an interview with CNN Philippines' The Source.   President Rodrigo Duterte last week ordered the creation of the government's own sparrow units to go after members of the New People's Army (NPA) and its sympathizers.   The term "sparrow unit" stemmed from the Special Part...Keep on reading: Philippine military intel units to serve as core of gov’t hit squads vs NPA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2018

Army names new logistics chief

The Philippine Army has a new assistant chief of staff for logistics in the person of Col. Rey Alemania, a member of the Philippine Military Academy “Tanglaw-Diwa” Class of 1992......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 1st, 2018