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The businesswoman

Most politicians in this country like to portray themselves as having “poor” origins.  Some of these are true, notably so in the case of Diosdado Pangan Macapagal of Lubao, Pampanga who became the fifth president of the Third Republic......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJan 4th, 2021Related News

Ex-Pres. Arroyo is now Duterte adviser for Clark

Ex-Pres. Arroyo is now Duterte adviser for Clark.....»»

Source: Cnnphilippines CnnphilippinesCategory: NewsNov 27th, 2020Related News

Duterte taps Arroyo for Clark projects

President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as Presidential Adviser on Clark Programs and Projects......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsNov 27th, 2020Related News

Arroyo itinalagang Presidential Adviser on Clark Programs and Projects

Itinalaga ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterye si dating pangulong Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo bilang Presidential Adviser on Clark Programs and Projects. Ito ang kinumpirma ni Senador Bong Go. Nilagdaan ni Duterte ang appointment paper ni Arroyo noong November 25. Piso ang matatanggap na kompensasyon ni Arroyo kada taon. Matatandaang pagkatapos ng termino bilang pangulo ng bansa, naging kongresista […] The post Arroyo itinalagang Presidential Adviser on Clark Programs and Projects appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsNov 27th, 2020Related News

Gloria Arroyo named as Duterte adviser

Former President and House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is back in the national government, this time as one of President Rodrigo Duterte’s advisers.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 26th, 2020Related News

Gloria Diaz: Doing drama is easier than comedy

Explains the star of Oh My Dad, ‘Shouting, slapping, crying and breathing heavily, and you’ve got it.’.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: MoviesNov 11th, 2020Related News

Pagpapatupad ng social distancing sa evacuation center, malaking hamon – DOH

Manila, Philippines – Maituturing umanong isang hamon sa mga evacuation center ang pagpapatupad ng “social o physical distancing” para maiwasan ang pagkalat ng COVID-19 dahil sa ilang mga residente na patuloy na nanunuluyan sa mga evacuation sites bunsod ng nagdaang mga bagyo. Sinabi ni Dra. Gloria Balboa, director ng Health Emergency Management Bureau ng DOH […] The post Pagpapatupad ng social distancing sa evacuation center, malaking hamon – DOH appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsNov 2nd, 2020Related News

Belmonte backs renaming of Roosevelt Ave. after FPJ

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte backed on Saturday Senate President Vicente Sotto III’s suggestion to rename Roosevelt Ave. after Fernando Poe Jr. (FPJ) Ave. in honor of his contributions to the Filipino movie industry. The local government said Belmonte asked the city council to pass a resolution urging Congress to pass a measure renaming Roosevelt Avenue. Senator Lito Lapid earlier suggested to rename Del Monte Ave. after the late actor, but Sotto suggested to change Roosevelt Ave. instead because “it’s where FPJ grew up because it was their ancestral home.” For Belmonte, “it is but right and proper to honor the late Fernando Poe Junior for his invaluable contribution to the city and our culture.” “At the same time, we also recognize the historical and religious significance of the area. We are hoping this issue will be resolved judiciously,” the local chief executive said.    “The Senate President’s suggestion to rename Roosevelt Avenue after the late action king more popularly known as FPJ is a welcome development and a win-win solution for everyone concerned,” she added. “We thank the Senate President for sharing his wisdom and for providing us with a situation that is acceptable to everybody,” she added. In his 46 years as an actor, FPJ starred in around 300 action films earning him the monicker “Da King” of Philippine movies. Almost two years after his death on December 14, 2004 at age 65, FPJ was declared National Artist for film by former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.  But Poe’s wife, actress Susan Roces refused to accept the posthumous award during a conferment ceremony at Malacañang in June 2006.   Poe and Arroyo contested the Presidency in 2004. In 2012, President Benigno S. Aquino III issued another presidential proclamation —Proclamation No. 435 affirming FPJ’s National Artist stature......»»

Source: Mb.com.ph Mb.com.phCategory: NewsOct 24th, 2020Related News

‘Gloria Macapagal Arroyo helped solve speakership row’

Former president and speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo might have retired from politics, but apparently she still wields influence over the country’s political affairs......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsOct 22nd, 2020Related News

The stern first lady

Of the stern and no-nonsense Eva Macapagal, one would always think that the women around her were of the same temperament and character. Conchita Sunico was one of those no-nonsense women. It is not surprising that Conchita would become the czarina of tourism toward the end of the Macapagal administration —- that late because it took time for Eva, ever […] The post The stern first lady appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsOct 20th, 2020Related News

'JusticeForBabyRiver | Netizens mourn, rage against ‘inhumane’ treatment of grieving mother

Netizens have expressed their sympathy to the grieving mother, comparing the treatment she is receiving to that of the furloughs earlier granted to former presidents Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and Joseph Estrada, and Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla, and the release of US Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton. The post #JusticeForBabyRiver | Netizens mourn, rage against ‘inhumane’ treatment of grieving mother appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsOct 16th, 2020Related News

Arroyo: Enhanced financial, health sectors key to recovery

Innovation and enhanced financial, health and medical sectors would help the Philippine economy recover from the impact of the coronavirus 2019 disease (Covid-19) pandemic, former president President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo sain on Wednesday During the 46th Philippine Business Conference and Expo, Arroyo said the starting point of recovery “might be broader and deeper,” adding that innovation […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsOct 9th, 2020Related News

Move to fasttrack passage of Bulacan airport franchise ‘unfortunate’ — environmental group

Lawyer Gloria Estenzo-Ramo, Oceana Philippines vice president, said the move of Congress reveals the legislator’s “dismal failure” to appreciate the ecosystem services that fisheries and mangrove, wetlands and other habitats provide......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsOct 6th, 2020Related News

2 high-end KTV bars in Pasay shut down

  Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano has ordered the immediate closure of two high-end KTV bars in Pasay City for violating the health protocols amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Rubiano said that Matrix Club and 78 Club at Hobbies of Asia, Macapagal Blvd. were raided by the police at about 11:30 p.m. Friday after receiving a call that […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsOct 3rd, 2020Related News

Lito Lapid: Paliparan sa Clark ipangalan kay Macapagal

Inihain ni Senador Lito Lapid ang isang panukala na naglalayong ipangalan kay dating Pangulong Diosdado Macapagal ang Clark International Airport sa Pampanga. The post Lito Lapid: Paliparan sa Clark ipangalan kay Macapagal first appeared on Abante......»»

Source: Abante AbanteCategory: NewsOct 2nd, 2020Related News

& 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......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsSep 25th, 2020Related News

NoEl: Senators oppose ‘unconstitutional’ poll postponement

Senators on Friday have opposed the “no election” proposal being floated at the House of Representatives claiming that postponing the 2022 presidential elections amid the pandemic is unconstitutional. Senate President Vicente Sotto III said the proposal raised by Pampanga Rep. Mikey Arroyo during the house hearing on the proposed budget of the Commission on Elections […] The post NoEl: Senators oppose ‘unconstitutional’ poll postponement appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsSep 25th, 2020Related News

Mikey Arroyo raises idea of postponing 2022 polls

The congressman-son of former president and speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo yesterday asked the Commission on Elections if it has entertained the possibility of cancelling the May 2022 presidential elections because of the pandemic......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsSep 24th, 2020Related News

Arroyo raises possibility of 2022 presidential polls suspension

Pampanga Rep. Mikey Arroyo on Thursday has raised the possibility of suspending the 2022 presidential elections in case the pandemic continues to drag on. At the hearing of the Commission on Elections proposed 2021 budget, Arroyo, son of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, asked the poll chief Sheriff Abas if the body would consider postponing the […] The post Arroyo raises possibility of 2022 presidential polls suspension appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsSep 24th, 2020Related News

Alaska s Cariaso welcomes baby girl on birthday

Cariaso's wife Erika gave birth to their second child together, a baby girl named Estella Gloria Padilla Cariaso......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsSep 12th, 2020Related News