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Palace: Congress should review rules on balikbayan boxes

MANILA (Mabuhay) — After the Bureau of Customs (BOC) drew flak for its plan to conduct physical inspections on balikbayan boxes, Malacañang said Wednesday that it is high time for Congress to review existing rules on these packages. At a […]
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Palace not worried about ‘no-remittance day’

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Malacañang is not worried about the plan of an overseas Filipino workers’ (OFW) group to launch a “no-remittance day” on Friday to protest the Bureau of Customs (BOC)’s aborted plan to physically inspect balixbayan boxes. During a […]
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Palace defends Customs, MMDA chiefs amid resignation calls

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Malacañang on Wednesday defended Bureau of Customs (BOC) chief Alberto Lina and Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) chief Francis Tolentino amid calls for them to resign from their respective posts. In a statement, Communications Secretary Herminio...
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PHL to ensure Mt. Hamiguitan won’t be delisted as World Heritage Site after ‘Pamana’ death – Palace

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday assured the public that the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is doing what is needed to resolve the issue of the death of Philippine eagle “Pamana.” This is amid a supposed threat […]
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Palace vows justice for slain broadcaster, human rights activist

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Malacañang on Friday vowed justice for the killing of broadcaster and human rights activist Teodoro Escanilla. Escanilla, 59, was gunned down by still unidentified assailants in his home at Tagdon village, Barcelona town in Sorsogon province last […]
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VP Binay: Palace wants to control Iglesia

MANILA, Aug 17 (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay has come to the defense of the Iglesia ni Cristo and accused Malacanang of trying to control the religious organization. In a statement, Binay urged Malacanang and the Department of Justice […]
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VP Binay: Palace wants to control Iglesia

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay has come to the defense of the Iglesia ni Cristo and accused Malacanang of trying to control the religious organization. In a statement, Binay urged Malacanang and the Department of Justice to respect […]
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Drilon: Changes in BBL substitute bill needed to make it constitutional

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senate President Franklin Drilon defended Thursday the changes made by Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. in the Malacañang-backed proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law. Drilon said the changes were necessary to make the proposed measure constitutional. “Sa akin pong...
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New PNP chief Marquez takes oath

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Almost a month after he was appointed to head the police force, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ricardo Marquez on Wednesday took his oath of office before President Benigno Aquino III. Marquez was accompanied by […]
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Roxas to resign; eyes transition already: Palace

(Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday said that Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II will resign from his post following an endorsement from President Benigno Aquino III for the 2016 presidential elections. “Of course, that is a given. He will not […]