Nine days prior to the resumption of the formal peace talks set between the government and communists come April, the New People’s Army freed two members of the Civilians Auxiliary Force and Geographical Unit in a village here on Friday afternoon.
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President Rodrigo Duterte reiterated his previous position that there will be no more releases of political prisoners aside from those who are dying and elderly more than a week before the scheduled fourth round of talks with the communists.
Beneficiaries of the government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) will soon receive P600 cash for rice subsidy.
The implementing panels of the Philippine government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front inked the Terms of Reference for the implementation of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Tuesday.
President Rodrigo Duterte completed his introductory visits with all the heads of states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations as the Philippines prepares for the ASEAN chairmanship this year.
The Philippines and Thailand signed the Implementing Program of Tourism Cooperation 2017-2022 in a bid to boost tourism partnership for the mutual benefits of both countries.
The Philippines is expected to sign at least three bilateral agreements during the official visit of President Rodrigo Duterte to Thailand.
The Royal Norwegian Embassy announced Tuesday the resumption of the new round of talks between the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines.
President Rodrigo Duterte will depart here Sunday afternoon, for his two-day official visit to the Republic Union of Myanmar on March 19 to 20.
If the government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines achieved a final peace agreement, Mindanao, where Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte came from, stands to gain much from it, peace advocates said.