Tag: President Bongbong Marcos (PBBM)

Estrada says Harris’ Palawan visit means strong PH-US ties

(MANILA STANDARD) Sen. Jinggoy Estrada said the planned trip of US Vice President Kamala Harris to the Philippines is a manifestation of the robust RP-US relations.  He said it is an expression of the enduring alliance and strategic partnership of the two countries.  “We can also view such as being consistent with the November 2021 Joint Vision Statement…
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SC asked to nullify law postponing 2022 Barangay and SK polls

(INQUIRER) MANILA, Philippines — Lawyer Romulo Macalintal on Monday asked the Supreme Court (SC) to revoke Republic Act 11935 or the law allowing the postponement of the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (BSK) elections this year. Under the law signed by President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on October 10, the BSK that was originally set for December…
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Jinggoy Estrada lauds Bongbong Marcos move to postpone BSKE

(ANC) Rundown: President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. has signed the proposed measure postponing the December 2022 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections to 2023.

Lawmakers hail new SIM Cards law as victory vs. text scammers

(PNA) Senator Jinggoy Estrada emphasized the timeliness of the law as the Covid-19 pandemic drives the rapid digital adoption of the Philippines. “It’s imperative to have laws that are more attuned to the times and the needs of society – not only in the ways Filipinos communicate, work, engage in e-commerce, access information, etc.,” Estrada…
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On PBBM’s first 100 days

Mahirap sukatin ang kapasidad ng isang pangulo na sinusuong ang maraming problema ng bansa – nagtataasang presyo ng langis at bilihin, mataas na unemployment rate, bumubulusok na halaga ng dolyar sa peso at nagpapatuloy na pandemya — sa loob lamang ng 100 na araw. But so far, he has been focusing on important matters. On…
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65th Birthday of PBBM in Malacañang

Senators attend PBBM’s birthday luncheon: Happy Birthday, Mr. President! Almost perfect ang attendance ng mga senador sa imbitasyong salu-salong handog ni Pangulong Bongbong Marcos, Jr. para ipagdiwang ang kanyang ika-65 na kaarawan na ginanap sa Malacañang ngayong araw, Setyembre 13, 2022. (Photo courtesy of the Office of the Senate President Senator Migz Zubiri) Happy Birthday…
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Senators send greetings for Bongbong Marcos’ 65th birthday

MANILA, Philippines — Senators sent their greetings to President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. who is celebrating his 65th birthday on Tuesday. In separate Twitter posts, Senators Raffy Tulfo, Jinggoy Estrada, and Sherwin Gatchalian greeted the president. Tulfo and Estrada wished for Marcos’ good health, among others. “Ang aking patuloy na panalangin para sa inyong kaarawan…
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DWIZ Usapang Senado: Tensyon sa US-China, amnesty para sa NPA, relief ops sa Abra, LEDAC, atbp.

MGA ISYUNG TINALAKAY: – Paghahati ng sakop na responsibilidad bilang Chairperson ng Committee on Labor kasama si Senator Tulfo – Plano ukol sa lumalalang tensyon sa pagitan ng US at China bilang Chairperson ng Committee on National Defense and Security – Pagpapatawag ng public hearing upang i-assess lahat ng security threat sa bansa – Pagsusulong…
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‘Very satisfied’ Estrada praises Marcos ‘doable’ SONA

“Doable and reassuring.” That was how Senator Jinggoy Estrada described President Bongbong Marcos Jr.’s pronouncements in his first State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday. “The assurance that there will no longer be any lockdown is an indication of the Marcos administration’s strong resolve to bring back to pre-pandemic level our economic activities,” the…
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