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Less than 3 years in power, President Rodrigo Duterte has already had 3 BOC commissioners, 3 presidential spokesmen, and 3 foreign secretaries
It's been a crazy week for the presidential spokesman. But will a few days define the course of his 2019?
Salvador Panelo will serve both as presidential spokesman and chief presidential legal counsel until President Rodrigo Duterte finds a replacement for the latter position
(UPDATED) Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque says the supposed request is 'absolutely false'
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque wants to have a file on each killing so he can 'confidently' defend the Duterte administration's bloody campaign against illegal drugs
'Let me be very clear: He doesn’t speak for the Office of the President,' says Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque
Drug lords, says the presidential spokesman, 'can easily use their drug money to fund destabilization efforts against the government'
Harry Roque cites an interpretation of the Chief Justice's psychological test that even the Psychological Association of the Philippines has deemed questionable
The Presidential Spokesman claims he was referring to China, not Filipino scientists and researchers, when he said 'no one can do it, because, apparently, it's capital intensive'
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
The Presidential Spokesman calls out the senator and CHR chairman for insisting there are extrajudicial killings under the Duterte administration when they supported a definition of EJK victims that excludes drug suspects
If the International Criminal Court violates the principle of complementarity, the Philippines may have to 'reassess its commitment to the Court,' says Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque in an ICC assembly of state parties
Roque's first month as spokesman shows he enjoys better access to President Rodrigo Duterte than his predecessor, a boon to the media and the public
Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque says the worst that can happen to those vaccinated with Dengvaxia with no prior dengue infection is fever and bruising, if they contract dengue at all
'Move on na po tayo,' Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque says in response to fears of the opposition that President Rodrigo Duterte would declare a revolutionary government
Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque says he will go to Marawi City to gather information on cases that can be filed against Maute group members for violation of international humanitarian law
I must confess not having at all detected in Harry Roque any proneness to delusion until he went to Congress; I had known him as a man of law, a militant defender of freedom and rights
Starting November 16, the Presidential Spokesperson's Twitter and Facebook accounts will be handled by PCOO staff
(UPDATED) President Duterte's spokesman says he was probably thinking of UN rapporteur Agnes Callamard when he tweeted about IMF head Christine Lagarde
The Presidential Spokesman maintains he has fulfilled Duterte's orders: 'I stated what I think is right, and I stated what I think is true'
A democracy, says Duterte's spokesman, is based on a citizenry that can discuss issues 'in a rational, informed, and peaceable manner'
The presidential spokesman, known to be eyeing a Senate seat in 2019, begins his weekly provincial press conferences in vote-rich Cebu City
President Duterte's new spokesman says the signal in his house is so bad, he is forced to take media calls in his garage, clad in his bathrobe
The fast-talking new presidential spokesman injects his own style into the regular Palace briefing
Incoming Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque says his marching orders from President Rodrigo Duterte is to 'never lie'
The person the incoming presidential spokesman has in mind is a law school student who Roque says is 'better-looking' than him
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The two of them should make for a catchy marquee: Rody and Harry. But, in the end, it's the provocative personality each one brings to the tandem that will define their show.
(UPDATED) The congressman will formally assume spokesman duties after President Duterte's Japan trip at the end of October
Watch the evening newscast with Jee Geronimo
The two will discuss the offer further during a dinner scheduled to take place this week
Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella is unsure if the Philippine government will also refuse Marawi aid offered by the European Union
While stressing the need 'for correct reportage,' Malacañang fails to acknowledge its responsibility to relay correct information to President Rodrigo Duterte
Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella will have the title of secretary and will no longer report to PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar He will also have a deputy spokesperson
The new strategy comes in the wake of the highly publicized blunders of Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar
Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella quotes Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo in claiming 10 died at the Leyte blast Taguiwalo says the information she forwarded to the Cabinet official was unofficial
We stand shoulder to shoulder with you says a scrolling message in the light display outside the International Media Center for APEC
Albay Rep Edcel Lagman proponent of the RH bill says the RH law will surmount any attack or test on its constitutionality