Duterte signed an executive order on Saturday to allow public access to official documents and records, two days before he delivers a much-anticipated state of the nation address. He is expected to reiterate a pledge to weed out corrupt officials and tackle crime. Photo: Xinhua

No more secrets: Philippine leader orders government to open records to the public

Despite this move towards transparency, Rodrigo Duterte has stopped giving interviews to the media after clashing with journalists

Topic |   Rodrigo Duterte
Duterte signed an executive order on Saturday to allow public access to official documents and records, two days before he delivers a much-anticipated state of the nation address. He is expected to reiterate a pledge to weed out corrupt officials and tackle crime. Photo: Xinhua
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