The Duterte administration is proposing a P3.767-trillion “people-centered” national budget for next year, 12.4 percent more than the amount for this year, presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella said on Tuesday.
Daily Archive: July 4, 2017
The government and the Communist Party of the Philippines-National Democratic Front of the Philippines (CPP-NDFP) have agreed to resume formal peace negotiations next month, chief government peace negotiator and Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said on Tuesday.
CITY OF SAN JOSE DEL MONTE — Saying it remained the decision of the military, President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he could not say whether he would extend martial law in Mindanao after the Supreme Court dismissed all petitions challenging his Proclamation No. 216.
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Fans of Korean actors Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo had a big surprise from them today, July 5, as the couple announced they are getting married this coming October.
The stars, who got close during the filming of the hit 2016 drama Descendants of the Sun, were recently spotted in the resort town of Bali in Indonesia.
Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo’s agencies, Blossom Entertainment and United Artists Agency have released a joint statement regarding the news.
“First, we would like to express out sincere gratitude to both Korean and foreign fans who have given their love and interest to Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo. We ask for your understand for this sudden news.
“Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo are planning to hold their marriage on October 31. The wedding does not just involve the individuals but also the meeting of their families and because of this, we had to be careful about the situation.
“Until the wedding was confirmed, we had to be careful about the situation and now we are able to give our official position. We ask for everyone’s understanding.
“We ask for everyone’s blessing for the beautiful future of the two actors and will continue updating about the two. Thank you.
– Blossom Entertainment & UAA
— Soompi (@soompi) July 4, 2017
Reports from Koreaboo and Soompi
A group of astronomers have shown that the fastest-moving stars in our galaxy – which are travelling so fast that they can escape the Milky Way – are in fact runaways from a much smaller galaxy in orbit around our own.
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO — The Central Luzon police on Tuesday encouraged 200 Muslim leaders in the region to adopt an identification (ID) system similar to the one being enforced in Tarlac province’s Muslim communities to prevent the spread of terrorism and lawlessness.