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President Benigno S. Aquino III's State of the Nation Addresss (SONA) 2014, Session Hall, House of Representatives Complex, Constituion Hills, Quezon City, 28 July 2014 |AUDIO| |VIDEO| |FULLTEXT|
President Benigno S. Aquino III's Speech at the Commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Apolinario Mabini, Apolinario Mabini Shrine, Tanauan City Batangas, 23 July 2014 |AUDIO| |VIDEO| |FULLTEXT|
 
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Malacañang condemns assault on Filipina in Libya
 

Malacañang on Thursday condemned the kidnapping and rape of a Filipina nurse by youths in Libya.

“Kinokondena po natin ang krimen na naganap laban sa isang mamamayan natin doon,” Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. said in a press briefing at the Palace.

According to reports, four Libyan youths kidnapped the Filipina nurse and brought her to an undisclosed place where she was assaulted by six men. She was released hours after the abduction.

Some 3,000 Filipino doctors and nurses are working in Libya.

Coloma assured the public that the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is continuing the repatriation of Filipino citizens in Libya.

“Patuloy pa rin ang pagsisikap ng ating Department of Foreign Affairs na nagtalaga na ng mga quick response teams para tulungan ang ating mga kababayan,” Coloma said, adding that the department has already chartered a ship to evacuate Filipinos out of the conflict zone.

The DFA on Monday relocated non-core staff of the Philippine Embassy from Tripoli to Tunisia, while staff dependents were repatriated last week. PND (ag) (full story: 07.31.14)

 
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PROC NO. 831 - DECLARING REGULAR HOLIDAYS, SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAYS, AND SPECIAL HOLIDAY (FOR ALL SCHOOLS) FOR THE YEAR 2015

JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 02: JOINT RESOLUTION DECLARING 27 JULY 2014 AS A SPECIAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY TO COMMEMORATE THE FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY OF THE IGLESIA NI CRISTO

E.O. NO. 167: INCREASING THE AMOUNT OF CERTAIN EMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION BENEFITS FOR EMPLOYEES IN THE PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTORS
MO. No. 62: PROVIDING FOR THE FUNCTIONS OF THE PRESIDENTIAL ASSISTANT FOR REHABILITATION AND RECOVERY
PROC. No. 655: DECLARING THE REGULAR HOLIDAYS, SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAYS, AND SPECIAL HOLIDAY (FOR ALL SCHOOLS) FOR THE YEAR 2014
E.O. No. 80: DIRECTING THE ADOPTION OF A PERFORMANCE-BASED INCENTIVE SYSTEM FOR GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES
E.O. No. 77: AMENDING EXECUTIVE ORDER (EO) NO. 637 (S. 2007), ON THE BASIS OF THE COMPUTATION OF THE INCENTIVES OF PERSONNEL AFFECTED BY THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE RATIONALIZATION PROGRAM UNDER EO NO. 366 (S. 2004)
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President Benigno S. Aquino III receives a standing ovation after delivering his 5th State of the Nation Address (SONA) during the Joint Session of the 16th Congress at the Batasang Pambansa in Quezon City on Monday (July 28). Aslo in photo is Communications Secretary Sonny Coloma.
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