Malacañang on Tuesday hoped that issues between the governments of the Philippines and Kuwait will be resolved soon following the apology issued by DFA Secretary Cayetano to the Kuwaiti government over the embassy-led rescue of distressed OFWs.
Saying better late than never, President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Tuesday conferred the highest Philippine National Police (PNP) awards to the remaining 42 of 44 Special Action Force (SAF) troopers who died in the botched Mamasapano operation in 2015.
Tourists are still welcome to visit Boracay during the Holy Week and throughout summer, as the proposal to temporarily close the island to fix environmental problems is expected to take effect afterward, or during the tourist spot's lean season.
Two men who were arrested in separate incidents for extorting money by claiming to be a relative of the President Rodrigo Duterte and of being Malacanang officials, were presented to media by police officials Wednesday.
Malacanang on Thursday said that it would leave House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’s request to look into the possibility of questioning the validity of the appointment of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG).