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Rappler Talk: Ambassador Amanda Gorely on Australia-PH relations

Dec 07, 2018 - 1:32 PM

The Australian ambassador wraps up her Philippine tour with updates on humanitarian support, and trade and investment opportunities

UK, Australia: Hague ruling binds Philippines, China

Aug 16, 2018 - 2:21 PM

Stressing the need for a rules-based system, the United Kingdom and Australia also 'regret' that the Philippines is leaving the International Criminal Court

AUSTRALIAN AMBASSADOR. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with Australian Ambassador Amanda Gorely who paid a courtesy call on the President at Malacañang on December 19, 2016. Malacañang photo

LOOK: Ambassadors congratulate Speaker Arroyo

Jul 29, 2018 - 4:20 PM

The ambassadors of Australia, South Korea, and Myanmar pay a courtesy call on Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

COURTESY CALL. Ambassadors Amanda Gorely (Australia), Dong-man Han (South Korea) and U Win Naing (Myanmar) personally congratulated newly-installed House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, during their courtesy call over the weekend. All photos from the Office of Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

PH, Australia pilot online cultural exchange course in Makati high school

Aug 09, 2017 - 1:01 PM

The Australian government will also bring the cultural learning program to high schools in Camarines Sur Iloilo City and Bacolod City this year

NEW PARTNERS. Makati High School students, DepEd Assistant Secretary Nepomuceno Malaluan, and Australian Ambassador to the Philippines Amanda Gorely talk to St Paul's College Kempsey students. Photo by Mara Cepeda / Rappler

Australian envoy to PH: Fake news 'a threat to democracy'

Jan 25, 2017 - 12:15 PM

Australian Ambassador Amanda Gorely hails the mainstream media s very important role in a democracy in this era of so called fake news

HITTING FAKE NEWS. Australian Ambassador to the Philippines Amanda Gorely criticizes fake news as she addresses journalists on January 24, 2017. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel II/Rappler

Bigger DSWD warehouse now open to store relief goods

Nov 29, 2016 - 9:51 PM

The Australian government provides a P104 2 million grant to the DSWD for the building of the warehouse prepositioning of non food relief supplies and technical assistance

WAREHOUSE H. The new building can store 41,400 family packs, increasing the warehousing capacity of DSWD’s National Resource Operations Center by one third. Photo courtesy of DSWD

Australia to PH: No need to choose between US, China

Oct 26, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop also hails the contributions of the US as Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte vows to move away from Washington

REPRESENTING AUSTRALIA. Australian Ambassador to the Philippines Amanda Gorely says the Philippines doesn't need to choose between the US and China. File photo courtesy of the Australian embassy

US, Australia on PH: Businesses want 'predictability'

Oct 26, 2016 - 5:55 PM

They also put a great value on rule of law US Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel tells reporters

TOP OFFICIAL. US Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel (center) talks to the media after a meeting with Philippine Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr (not in photo) at the Department of Foreign Affairs office in Manila on October 24, 2016. Photo by AFP

Federalism not the only way to empower local governments – experts

Oct 20, 2016 - 8:00 AM

As the Philippines mulls shifting to federalism global experts gather in a forum in Makati to share the challenges of federalism in their countries

Day 1 of the Global Autonomy, Governance & Federalism forum at Dusit Thani Hotel in Makati City on October 19, 2016.

Duterte's rape joke: Can diplomats comment on election-related issues?

Apr 23, 2016 - 9:30 AM

The ambassadors views that are critical of the presidential bet s rape joke can be interpreted as unlawful foreign intervention

SHUT UP? Presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte (right) says US Ambassador Philip Goldberg and Australian Ambassador Amanda Gorely (middle) should not comment on election-related issues because foreigners are barred from doing so under the Philippine Constitution.

Duterte to Australia on rape joke: 'Stay out'

Apr 19, 2016 - 12:46 PM

My publicist in Davao prepared a statement of apology and I said I will not read it because it is wrong I was not insulting the Australian woman I was derogating the act of rape says the leading presidential candidate

NO APOLOGY TO VICTIM. At the sidelines of a campaign rally in Bacolod City on April 18, 2016, presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte reiterates his belief that he did not owe an apology to the Australian rape victim who became the butt of his joke. Photo by Marchel Espina/Rappler