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It raises the question of how Ben Tulfo’s Bitag Media Unlimited Inc. got the contract to produce the flagship show of the Department of Tourism (DOT), and how much and in what way they are paid
The Mindanao Media Hub – aimed for operation by January 2019 – is envisioned to boost the government’s broadcast signal in Mindanao 'while tailoring content specific to the people in the region'
Ssecretary Bong Go, Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque, and Communications Secretary Martin Andanar are among the first to send birthday greetings to President Rodrigo Duterte on his 73rd birthday
Palace Communications Secretary Martin Andanar says he has ordered a probe into the supposed breach of protocol
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque says he himself would question the constitutionality of Senator Grace Poe's bill in the Supreme Court if it becomes law
PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar has promised to talk to the 'communications core group' of President Rodrigo Duterte's campaign in order to reach rabid pro-Duterte bloggers
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Centerlaw lawyer Gilbert Andres cautions against tagging 'political opinion' as 'fake news'
'Social media provided cheap armies to potential authoritarian and dictators to control and manipulate public opinion,' says Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa
(UPDATED) PCOO Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy tells senators it's just her opinion, but she is told public officials like her are expected to be more responsible with their speech
The senator also asks PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar if he ever considered 'shutting down' Uson's blog over conflict of interest issues
'I think falling into this kind of pattern using different disinformation tactics could work against us as a nation,' Rappler CEO Maria Ressa says during a Senate hearing
Bloggers' accreditation is provided by the office of PCOO Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson, who frequently attacks Rappler on social media for its reportage
Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar also says names of companies interested to be the country's 3rd telco player would likely be known by March
President Rodrigo Duterte has fired another official for making fewer foreign trips than Communications Secretary Martin Andanar. Does Duterte's rule on limiting travels abroad apply to him?
The contracts of some PCOO personnel, including those belonging to a transcribing division, are not renewed this year because the country is no longer the host of ASEAN
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Communications Secretary Martin Andanar says the TRAIN Law will open more job opportunities for Filipinos
Palace Communications Secretary Martin Andanar reiterates that under the new tax law, 99% of taxpayers will pay lower income tax
'So, tataas 'yung bilihin. [Pero] hindi ba nila naisip na dahil dito...ay tataas din po ang koleksiyon ng ating bayan?' says Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar
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PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar says government officials should know about the Duterte administration's commitment to protect media workers
The network is expected to enable the transmission of government videos, photos, and data to even remote parts of the country, says Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar
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The incoming undersecretary says her office is open to 'building alliances' with mainstream media
Laban ng Masa chair Walden Bello says PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar's ethical base as a journalist was 'not firm'
The Philippine Daily Inquirer has reported that suspected drug pusher Michael Siaron was killed by 'motorcycle-riding gunmen'
The President’s communication chief calls the EU officials ‘palaiyot,’ a Bisaya term used to describe people who frequently have sex. He advises them to just have more sex rather than criticize Duterte.
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(UPDATED) President Rodrigo Duterte appoints Badoy as PCOO undersecretary for new media and spokesperson
The petition, started by Kremlin Pandaan, now has over 36,000 signatures as of Monday, September 25
Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson is included in the Philippine delegation to the UN event which is not attended by President Rodrigo Duterte nor PCOO chief Martin Andanar
'How can you fight fake news kung may instances na nanggagaling mismo sa isang Asec yung fake news?' Senator Nancy Binay asks Communications Secretary Martin Andanar
Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar tells senators that his office will bring the program to the entire country
The PCOO Secretary says an IP address was supposedly trying to access the PNA s old server and dashboard
Communications Secretary Martin Andanar assigns an undersecretary to supervise the state news agency on the same day its newly spotted blunders go viral
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UPDATED Malacañang says PCOO officials must comply with the prohibition and says it is up to Secretary Andanar to address the issue
UPDATED A memorandum circular prohibits government officials from entering casinos in view of its negative effect on the public perception of government service
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In many ways, pro-Duterte bloggers do the job of the PCOO especially when it comes to managing backlash against the administration and promoting government programs
Pro-Duterte bloggers receive unusual privileges from the Presidential Communications Operations Office to consolidate support for the popular president and silence critics
The House appropriations committee approved the PCOO s proposed 2018 budget
The Philippine News Agency s recent mistake takes the spotlight as the Presidential Communications Office defends its proposed 2018 budget