Duterte creates EICC, SERG (source : Philippine News Agency)

MANILA, July 5 — ​President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signed two Executive Orders creating the Energy Investment Coordinating Council (EICC) and the Strategy, Economics, and Results Group (SERG) in the Department of Finance (DOF). EO No. 30 established the EICC, which will lead and coordinate national government efforts on matters relevant to the development of energy continue reading : Duterte creates EICC, SERG (source : Philippine News Agency)

Abu Sayyaf beheads 2 Vietnamese sailors (source : Philippine News Agency)

ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 5 — Residents in Sumisip, Basilan province were horrified when they discovered early Wednesday the decapitated remains of two of the remaining five abducted Vietnamese sailors. “The bodies were found at around 5:40 a.m. by a resident in the area,” said Col. Juvymax Uy, commander of the Joint Task Force Basilan. He continue reading : Abu Sayyaf beheads 2 Vietnamese sailors (source : Philippine News Agency)