Tourism Chief: Duterte’s China Remarks Makes Selling PH Easier

BANGKOK, Thailand — Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo on Wednesday said President Rodrigo Duterte’s remarks about China’s activity in Benham Rise is making it easier to sell the Philippines. Especially to China. In a press conference held in Bangkok, Teo said that the president should continue his positive messaging towards the Chinese, which in turn emboldens the Asian Superpower to assert its…

Speaker Alvarez Files Impeachment Complaint Vs Australian FM

MANILA, Philippines — After she contradicted President Rodrigo Duterte and making him look bad, House Speaker Pantaleon “Bebot” Alvarez revealed today that he is set to file an impeachment complaint against Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop. “Napag-aralan na natin ng husto…May sapat tayong ebidensya na magpapakitang masama ang intensyon ni FM Julie Bishop sa pagsalungat sa mga naunang pahayag ng…

Duterte Signs EO on Freedom of Fake Information

DAVAO, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the executive order (EO) implementing freedom of fake information (FOFI) in the executive branch. In a press conference in Davao City on Tuesday, Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said that the President signed the EO at 9 p.m. on Monday. “In less than a year’s time, and 7,000 killed in…

Andanar Offered $1,000,000 to Cover His Mouth

MANILA, Philippines — Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar revealed  that as much as $1,000,000 was offered to him as an incentive for him to cover his mouth and stop spreading fake news. This after he floated the idea that as much as $1,000 was offered to members of the media as payment for covering the press conference where a…

Aguirre: #MissUniverse Loss an Indirect Attempt to Destroy Duterte

MANILA – An indirect attempt to destroy President Rodrigo Duterte. This was how Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II described the loss of Miss Universe Philippines Maxine Medina after she failed to make it to the final top 3. Speaking to reporters at his office Monday, Aguirre described the incident as “only an isolated incident” that was…

Miss Universe PH’s Blood-Soaked Gown in Top 5 of National Costume Competition

MANILA, Philippines — Maxine Medina, the Philippines’ representative to the 65th Annual Miss Universe pageant is among the favorites to win the Best National Costume award after showcasing her crimson red blood-soaked costume during the National Costume revelation show yesterday. Medina, 26, along with 85 other contestants unveiled their majestic national costumes with Medina’s ensemble shocking the audience. Miss Philippines’ costume,…

PNP Mascot Resigns to Save Dela Rosa from Further Embarrassment

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP) mascot “PO1 Bato” announced today his resignation from the force, saying that doing so might save PNP Chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa from further embarrassment after damning details emerged that PNP officers were involved in the kidnapping and murder of  Korean businessman Jee Ick-joo. “Napagisip-isipan ko ng matagal…