No reason for Cayetano to resign: Palace

DAVAO CITY, Philippines —  There is no reason for  Department of Foreign Affair (DFA) Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano to step down from his post  amid the diplomatic spat  between the Philippines and Kuwait. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque  in yesterday’s press briefing said  Cayetano should address the call among lawmakers for him to resign. Some lawmakers …

Duterte to announce next step on PH-Kuwait row Sunday

MANILA, Philippines  — President Rodrigo R. Duterte is expected to make a “personally crafted” announcement on the country’s next step to resolve its conflict with Kuwait on Sunday, his spokesperson has said. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque, speaking at the sidelines of the 32nd ASEAN Leaders’ Meeting in Singapore on Friday, said Duterte will announce the …