Tag: President Rodrigo Duterte

Metro Manila, 9 other areas remain under GCQ until Jan. 31

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night announced that Metro Manila and nine other areas in the country will remain under general community quarantine (GCQ) status until January 31, 2021. (Presidential photo by King Rodriguez)

PRRD withdraws plan to resume face-to-face classes

President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday directed the Department of Education (DepEd) to cancel the planned resumption of face-to-face classes in areas deemed low risk for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in January 2021. (File photo)

Travel ban mulled on countries with transmission of new strain

Travel restrictions would be considered as soon as a country reports community transmission of the new variant of SARS-COV-2, the Department of Health (DOH) said on Saturday. (File photo)

Duterte extends UK travel ban for another 2 weeks

President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday extended the imposition of temporary travel ban on all flights from the United Kingdom (UK) following reports of a new variant of the SARS-COV-2 in the European nation. (File photo)

DOT backs temporary ban on UK travelers

The Department of Tourism (DOT) has thrown its “unequivocal support” to President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to temporarily ban all flights from the United Kingdom over reports of a new coronavirus strain in the Western state.

Duterte says he’s not afraid of ICC

President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday night said he is not afraid of suffering the consequences of his administration’s anti-illegal drugs campaign, saying his administration is just doing what is right for the greater good. (Presidential Photographers Division)

Skip Christmas festivities, Duterte tells public

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night urged the public to skip Christmas festivities this year for the safety of everyone amid the prevailing coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic. (Presidential photo by Karl Norman Alonzo)

Palace no hand in impeachment complaint vs. Leonen: Roque

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is not in any way involved in the impeachment complaint filed against Supreme Court Associate Justice Marvic Leonen, Malacañang said Monday. (File photo)

Greenpeace to PRRD: Hold big corporations responsible for climate impacts on Filipinos

Greenpeace Philippines urged the government to hold big corporations responsible for climate impacts to the Filipino people. (Greenpeace Philippines photo)