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Cayetano lectures career diplomats about diplomacy

May 28, 2018 - 8:49 PM

A politician-turned-diplomat, Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano uses metaphors, such as a neighborhood squabble, to teach diplomacy to veterans in the foreign service

LECTURING DIPLOMATS. Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano lectures career diplomats about diplomacy at the Department of Foreign Affairs' flag-raising ceremony on May 28, 2018. Photo courtesy of MJ Roldan/DFA

When we defied China

Apr 17, 2017 - 11:30 AM

President Duterte still has a chance to salvage the national honor by proceeding with his original plan to raise the Philippine flag on Pag asa

LOOK: Philippine flag flies high at Olympic Village

Aug 03, 2016 - 4:28 PM

The 3 stars and a sun are now waving above Athletes Village as the 2016 Games near

SALUTE. The Philippines drew praise for the formality of its flag raising ceremony, which showed the highest regard for the 3 stars and a sun. Contributed photo

PNoy: Impeachment boosts democracy

Jun 12, 2012 - 8:00 AM

Dismissed chief justice Renato Corona s conviction upholds the Constitution which is a hallmark of Philippine independence the President says