President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Monday gave a boost to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) as he lauded newly installed AFP chief Lt. Gen. Bartolome Vincent Bacarro as a “reliable partner” in transforming the Philippines into a safe and prosperous country.
President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Monday praised the members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) for their selfless acts, bravery and self-sacrifice.
President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Monday urged the Philippine National Police (PNP) to continue serving the public with integrity and not allow dishonesty and abuse to influence their work.
President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Saturday expressed optimism that the resumption of the face-to-face classes this August will spur economic activity and propel the country towards greater progress.
President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Saturday vowed to strengthen cooperation in the agriculture sector as the US official cited the chief executive for taking the agriculture portfolio.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Saturday hailed Filipino nurses working in the United States, calling them “angels” who are “caring in so many ways.”
President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Saturday said the Philippines would continue to “evolve” its friendship with the United States amid global challenges.
Speeches & Briefings
Speech by President Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr. at the Armed Forces of the Philippines Change of Command Ceremony
[Troop commander, kindly give the order to our troops of tikas pahinga.] Thank you very much, Vice President Sara Zimmerman Duterte; House Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez; Department of National Defense Officer-in-Charge Undersecretary Jose Faustino Jr.; the outgoing AFP Chief of Staff General Andres Centino; the incoming Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Bartolome Vicente Bacarro; Medal of Valor awardees who are here present today; officers, enlisted men and women, and civilian Read More| Speech
House Speaker Ferdinand Martin Romualdez; Executive Secretary Victor Rodriguez; Interior [Please take your seats.] Interior and Local Government Secretary Benjamin Abalos Jr.; Secretary of Presidential Management Staff Maria Zenaida Angping; Special Assistant to the President Secretary Antonio F. Lagdameo; other members of the Cabinet; distinguished guests; ladies and gentlemen, good morning. First and foremost, allow me to congratulate our very own, the Philippine National Police, commanded by Chief PNP Police General Read More| Speech
Remarks of President Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr. and United States Secretary of State Antony John Blinken
PRESIDENT FERDINAND ROMUALDEZ MARCOS JR.: We are very happy that you were able to find time to pass by the Philippines. So that the continuing contact that the Philippines and the United States have had for over a hundred years. I hope that we will continue to evolve that relationship in the face of all the changes that we have been seeing. And the changes that are between in our Read More| Speech
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