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Duterte administers oath to new DFA chief Cayetano

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President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday, May 18, administered the oath of office of Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Cayetano.

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Impeachment complaint vs Duterte now with committee on justice

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The House of Representatives has referred the impeachment complaint against President Duterte to the committee on justice on Tuesday, May 9.

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PH rejects $280-M EU aid with strings attached

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The Philippines is turning down a grant of 250 million euros ($278.7 million) from the European Union (EU) that will allow the bloc to interfere with the country’s affairs, but remains open to accepting other forms of EU financial assistance, Malacañang said on Thursday, May 18.

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Cayetano new DFA head

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President Duterte has appointed Gen. Eduardo Año, the chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, as the next secretary of the interior and local government and named his defeated  running mate, Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano, as the new secretary of foreign affairs.

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Imelda Marcos: I’m alive, still dreaming to restore paradise in PH

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MANILA -- “Buhay pa, pero matanda nga lang (Still alive, just old).”

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PH exports, imports post robust growth

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Two-way trade jumped by almost 20 percent in the first quarter, such that state planning agency National Economic and Development Authority said it was expecting economic growth in the Philippines this year to outpace those of its neighbors.

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Analysis: Trump thrusts US presidency into perilous area by firing FBI chief

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WASHINGTON -- With his stunning firing of FBI Director James Comey, Donald Trump is propelling the presidency into rarely traversed territory.

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Duterte seeks drug-free Asean

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PHNOM PENH -- Unperturbed by global criticism of his brutal war on drugs, President Duterte on Thursday, May 11, called for an “integrated, drug-free Asean community” as his Cabinet officials sought to ease fears that the crackdown on narcotics had made the Philippines a dangerous country.

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Trump defies critics after sacking FBI director

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WASHINGTON -- US President Donald Trump defied a storm of criticism Wednesday, May 10, over his firing of FBI director James Comey, inviting Russia’s foreign minister to the White House even as Democrats demanded an independent probe of Moscow’s alleged meddling in the US elections.

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CIA forms special unit on North Korea threat

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WASHINGTON -- The US Central Intelligence Agency said Wednesday, May 10, it had formed a special unit dedicated to assessing North Korea’s nuclear weapons threat.

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