Palace & lsquo;perpetuating falsehoods& rsquo;

Meghan Markle says Buckingham Palace is “perpetuating falsehoods” about her and her husband Prince Harry, according to part of an interview she has done with Oprah Winfrey......»»

Category: newsSource: thestandard thestandardMar 4th, 2021

Rody & lsquo;fit and healthy,& rsquo; Palace insists

President Rodrigo Duterte did not attend Thursday’s Cabinet meeting held via Zoom, a day after he canceled his scheduled public address “Talk to the People” for the second time this week......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 8th, 2021

Palace hits & lsquo;crab mentality& rsquo; of people criticizing Rody& rsquo;s birthday

Malacañang defended President Rodrigo Duterte from critics after photos of his 76th birthday celebration in Davao City on Sunday went viral on social media......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMar 29th, 2021

Palace: Affected workers in ECQ areas to receive & lsquo;ayuda& rsquo;

Residents of the NCR Plus area will receive financial aid from the government as the Enhanced Community Quarantine protocols take effect tomorrow (Monday)......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 28th, 2021

WHO warns PH on & lsquo;jumpers& rsquo;

The World Health Organization warned the Philippines it would lose 44 million doses of donated vaccines for the coronavirus if mayors and government officials continue jumping the line ahead of health frontliners and other persons on the priority list, the Palace said......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 26th, 2021

Cases & lsquo;nearing& rsquo; 2020 peak

The Palace on Tuesday said the country is nearing its peak daily increase in coronavirus infections in August last year—and might surpass it soon based on projections by the OCTA Research Group......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 16th, 2021

& lsquo;Drop dead, Roque snipes at detractors

Palace spokesman Harry Roque told critics of the administration to “drop dead” as he touted President Rodrigo Duterte’s achievements in building up the country’s infrastructure and for “beating COVID-19.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2021

Palace allots P362M for & lsquo;surveillance& rsquo;

President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the allocation of P362 million for genomic biosurveillance, which is expected to strengthen the government’s overall coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) response......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2021

Robredo deplores & lsquo;bullying& rsquo; of daughters; No apologies, Palace says

Vice President Leni Robredo on Friday took a dig at the Palace for dragging her daughters into the issue of #NasaanAngPangulo......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsNov 21st, 2020

Duterte-Robredo feud: Proxies carry on the & lsquo;word war& rsquo;

A palace spokesman said Thursday it was unlikely that President Rodrigo Duterte and Vice President Leni Robredo could work together, given their political history......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsNov 19th, 2020

Palace keeps mum on issue, lets solons be

‘Awkward’ for Malacañang to announce new House Speaker, says Duterte spox......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 1st, 2020

& lsquo;No-El& rsquo; teaser draws barbs

The Palace, senators, the Commission on Elections and poll watchdog groups on Friday all rejected a suggestion by Pampanga Rep. Mikey Arroyo to postpone the 2022 elections over COVID-19 fears......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 25th, 2020

& lsquo;Purge PhilHealth of crooks& rsquo;

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered newly-appointed Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) president Dante Gierran to rid the state-run agency of corruption in six months, the Palace said Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 18th, 2020

Palace: Wisdom in & lsquo;survivor& rsquo; bill

Malacañang said Wednesday Senator Panfilo Lacson’s intention was good when he filed a bill authorizing President Rodrigo Duterte to name a “designated survivor” should any of the constitutional successors fail to take over the presidency......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2020

Palace: Rody not for & lsquo;RevGov& rsquo;

President Rodrigo Duterte remains against the calls of his supporters to declare a revolutionary government, Malacañang said Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 1st, 2020

& lsquo;Major changes& rsquo; in COVID fight set

The government’s response against COVID-19 will undergo “major changes” as the number of infections nationwide continues to rise, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 30th, 2020

Duterte doing & lsquo;great& rsquo; after 4 years& mdash;Palace

Malacañang on Thursday described President Rodrigo Duterte’s four years in office as “great” considering the many challenges the administration had faced, such as the fight against illegal drugs and the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2020

Palace quizzes PhilHealth on & lsquo;pricey& rsquo; test kits; P8-billion loss bared

President Rodrigo Duterte has expressed alarm over the high price that the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) pays to hospitals and testing centers for COVID-19 testing, a Palace spokesman said Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2020

Palace disowns & lsquo;2nd wave& rsquo;

Malacañang on Thursday disputed the claim of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III that the country is in the second wave of its coronavirus pandemic, saying the government and even experts are not even sure if the country has gone past the first wave of COVID-19 infections......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 21st, 2020

& lsquo;New normal& rsquo; sets in under GCQ& mdash;Palace

Metro Manila, Bacolod City, Davao City, and 14 provinces will remain under lockdown, which will take effect from May 1 to May 15, to curb the spread of COVID-19, as the rest of the country shifts to a “new normal” under a general community quarantine......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 1st, 2020

& lsquo;Ban students from malls, movie houses& rsquo;

The Palace on Tuesday urged Metro Manila malls and movie houses to bar the entry of students while classes are suspended in an effort to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 10th, 2020