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Duterte to be projected as nation’s father at SONA

Malacañang wants President Duterte projected as the nation’s father at his third State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 23, according to the film director hired to direct the presidential speech......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJul 15th, 2018

Duterte to be projected as nation& apos;s father at SONA - Philippine Star

Duterte to be projected as nation's father at SONA - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

Duterte an ‘abusive father’ to the nation — Hontiveros

Senator Risa Hontiveros tagged President Rodrigo Duterte as an "abusive father" to Filipinos hours before he was to deliver his third State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday. As Malacaang earlier said Mr. Duterte would speak from the heart and as the "father of the nation," Hontiveros said he is "anything but a loving father to the country." "On the contrary, President Duterte is an abusive father," the Senator said in a statement. "Like the abusive father who lives in a decrepit house where he repeatedly maltreats, torments, and injures his wife and children, President Duterte is drunk with power, presiding over a broken country drowned by the blood of the poor," she added...Keep on reading: Duterte an ‘abusive father’ to the nation — Hontiveros.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2018

Duterte delivers third SONA today

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is set to stick to his campaign battle cry of “change is coming” as he renews his commitment to his fight against illegal drugs, criminality and corruption in his third State of the Nation Address (SONA) today. “As the Father of the Nation, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2018

Sara Duterte skips SONA due to health reasons

MANILA, Philippines - Presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte did not attend her fathers first State of the Nation Address yesterday as doct.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 25th, 2016

Inday Sara absent in father's first SONA

DAVAO CITY Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte was prohibited by doctors from attending his father's first State of the Nation Address (SONA)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 25th, 2016

Sara Duterte can’t attend SONA

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte won’t be able to attend the 1st State of the Nation (SONA) of her father, President Rodrigo Duterte, due to illness. Sara, who arrived on Monday morning in Manila to represent her entire family at SONA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 25th, 2016

Duterte kids wont attend SONA

DAVAO CITY, Philippines President Dutertes children Sara, Paolo and Baste will not attend the first State of the Nation Address (SONA) of their father.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2016

LOOK: Heart Evangelista receives Equality Champion Award

Heart Evangelista shared on social media that she has received the Equality Champion Award for her advocacy. In her Instagram post today, Nov. 16, Evangelista showed pictures of her from the Equality Nightevent including one that showed her receiving the award on stage. Evangelista is a staunch supporter of the LGBTQIA+ community and in the past has rallied behind the Sogie (Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity or Expression) Bill, also known as the Anti-Discrimination Bill. Back in July, during President Rodrigo Duterte's third State of the Nation Address (Sona), Evangelista wore a rainbow pin to the red carpet and used the event to show her support for the Sogie Bill. "F...Keep on reading: LOOK: Heart Evangelista receives Equality Champion Award.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

Not all tax reforms approved by yearend

REMAINING TAX REFORMS targeted by the Executive will bag final approval in the House of Representatives this 17th Congress, a leader of the chamber assured on Monday, but not all will hurdle both legislative chambers by yearend as President Rodrigo R. Duterte (PRRD) requested in his third State of the Nation Address (SoNA) last July. The post Not all tax reforms approved by yearend appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

As The Bamboos Sway: This time, Duterte is not bound to fulfill SONA promises

By sheer technicality, President Rodrigo ‘Digong’ Duterte is not bound, this time, to fulfill his State of the Nation (SONA) promises. Technically, the SONA could not be on the record as the Lower House has not really been opened and closed for session on July 23, 2018......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

SONA ni Duterte, tinuligsa ng rebong grupo

BAGUIO CITY — Sa magkahiwalay na pahayag, sinabi ng mga tagapagsalita ng Kabataang Makabayan-Ilocos at Lejo Cawilan Command (LCC) ng New People’s Army- Kalinga na pawang kasinungalingan ang tinuran ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa kanyang nakaraang State of the Nation Address (SONA). Ayun sa kanila, wala umanong makabuluhang pagbabago sa loob ng dalawang taong pamumuno nito......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Return of plunderers to power Duterte s top achievement – De Lima

July 30, 2018. Mr. Duterte’s “biggest achievement” highlighted in his third State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 23 was the return of corrupt and plunderers in power under his administration, Opposition Senator Leila M. de Lima has said. De Lima, the first prominent political prisoner under the Duterte… Source link link: Return of plunderers to power Duterte's top achievement – De Lima.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

Pictures capture last week’s SONA protests in US cities

Hundreds of protesters staged their own United People's State of the Nation Address (SONA) in various cities in the United States to counter the alleged lies that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was going to say in his own SONA. Organized by MALAYA Movement with groups like Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA), Friends of Akbayan Party-list, Migrante, Gabriela, International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP), protesters slammed alleged continued human rights abuses, extrajudicial killings (EJK), the administration's push to change the Constitution, Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN), and various actions signifying the emergence ...Keep on reading: Pictures capture last week’s SONA protests in US cities.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 30th, 2018

TV Attention Wanders from SONA ' 3

Photo from PCOO website.THE THIRD State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday, July 23, may have been a first for the president because it was relatively short.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2018

Cagayan naglunsad ng kilos protesta sa SONA

By JAMES PAREDES www.nordis.net TUGUEGARAO, Cagayan — Nagmartsa upang magpila ng petisyon ang mga biktima ng Martial Law sa bayan ng Baggao habang ang mga kabataan sa Tuguegarrao ay naglunsad ng kilos protesta noong July 23, bilang tugon sa State of the Nation Address (SONA) ng Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte. Nag-walk ….....»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsJul 29th, 2018

Robredo hits Duterte for untruth on human rights

MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo criticized President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday, July 28, for pitting "human rights" against "human lives" in his 3rd State of the Nation Address (SONA). Robredo, a long-time human rights lawyer, said Duterte's statement was a "blatant untruth" and a "false and misleading dichotomy." "We all know that ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 29th, 2018

‘DOUBTFUL ELECTION’: Rep. Defensor questioned Speaker Arroyo’s ascent

ILOILO 3rd district Rep. Arthur Defensor Jr. actually questioned the election of former president now House Speaker Gloria Arroyo on Monday right after the State of the Nation Address (SONA) of Pres. Rodrigo Duterte. In an interview with Aksyon Radyo-Iloilo station manager John Paul Tia on Tuesday, Defensor said he did not feel obligated to […] The post ‘DOUBTFUL ELECTION’: Rep. Defensor questioned Speaker Arroyo’s ascent appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Better commuters’ lives by next SONA?

In Monday’s State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Duterte reiterated his promise of a more comfortable life for all Filipinos. He underscored his obligation to work towards the “greatest good, for the greatest number.” Sadly, there was no mention in his speech of any relief for millions of commuters who endure unreliable, inadequate and [...] The post Better commuters’ lives by next SONA? appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Speaker Arroyo OKs Department of Disaster Resilience proposal

      LEGAZPI CITY---The proposed draft for the creation of the Department of Disaster Resilience (DDR) or House bill 6075 authored by Albay Second District Rep. Joey Salceda has been given the go-signal by House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.   Salceda announced on Friday that after Arroyo assumed her speakership post, she directed the House committees on Government Reorganization and Defense and Security to convene and unanimously draft the proposal and endorse it to the plenary.   "We responded to it because President Duterte has repeatedly underscored in his Sona [State of the Nation Address] the urgency for the creation of departme...Keep on reading: Speaker Arroyo OKs Department of Disaster Resilience proposal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Market on technical rebound; PSEi closes up 0.9%

The local stock barometer retested the 7,500 mark yesterday as investors digested President Duterte's State of the Nation Address (Sona), cheering measures related to further tax reform and ri.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 26th, 2018