Duterte swears in Romulo-Puyat as new Tourism Secretary

MANILA  (May 15) — President Rodrigo Duterte administered the oath of office to Bernadette Romulo-Puyat as the new Department of Tourism Secretary during a ceremony at the President’s Hall in Malacañan Palace on Monday, May 14. Puyat replaced Wanda Teo who recently resigned from her post. Prior to her appointment, Puyat has been an Undersecretary …

Teo out, Romulo in

DAVAO CITY, Philippines (May 8) — President Rodrigo Duterte appointed Agriculture Undersecretary Bernadette  Fatima Romulo-Puyat , as the new Secretary of the Department of Tourism, replacing resigned Secretary Wanda Teo. A highly placed Newsline.ph source confirmed, the President appointed Romulo-Puyat  late Tuesday afternoon. Romulo-Puyat has been working with the Department of Agriculture  for over 12 …