Daily Archives: 3 years ago

PH former cabinet secretary: China’s claim is ‘fairytale’, ‘fiction’ – international community is disappointed

“Their claim of the South China Sea is very fallacious there is no factual basis for it. I call it a fairy tale,” Former Interior Secretary Rafael Alunan III said during Armed Forces of the Philippines Social Media Summit in Camp Aguinaldo. “I attended recently the Shangrila dialogue in Singapore which is an annual conference […]

PNoy rejected Abad’s resignation

President Benigno Aquino III rejected Budget Secretary Florencio Abad’s offer for resignation. The resignation was made amid Supreme Court’s decision over Disbursement Acceleration Program. Aquino revealed the said resignation, over state-run TV station telecast, during 2015 budget presentation in Malacañang Friday. “I have considered the same and I have decided not to accept the resignation,” […]