Martin Romualdez and Roy Cimatu
House Majority Leader and Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez (left) welcomes to his office Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu during the latter’s courtesy call and their short meeting before the budget briefing for the 2021 budget of the Department of Natural Resources (DENR) at the House of Representatives. Photo by VER NOVENO

SEC. CIMATU: White Sand No Health Hazard

ENVIRONMENT Sec. Roy Cimatu on late Tuesday afternoon defended before a House budget briefing the use of dolomite white sand from Cebu’s crushed dolomite rocks to transform the Manila Bay
Rodrigo Duterte
President Rodrigo Duterte talks to the people after holding a meeting with the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) core members at the Malago Clubhouse in Malacañang on September 7, 2020. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Duterte: Not time for Duque to resign

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Monday said he still trusts Health Secretary Francisco Duque III adding it is not time for the health chief to leave his post especially as