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Duterte formally OKs sale of  P704.8M Marcos jewels 

By: - Reporter / @NCorralesINQ
/ 11:39 AM June 04, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has formally issued an order for the public auction of the P704.8-million jewelry collection seized from former first lady and now Ilocos Norte Rep. Imelda Romualdez Marcos, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea said Tuesday.

 

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“An order has already been issued by the President yesterday for disposition of the Marcos jewelry collection,” Medialdea told INQUIRER.net in a text message.

 

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“OP (Office of the President) officially informed PCGG that it interposes no objections to the proposed activities relative to the disposal of the Marcos jewelry collections, subject to compliance w/ existing laws, rules and regulations,” he added.

 

Duterte had earlier approved the public auction of the jewelry collection. (Editor: Gilbert S. Gaviola)

 

READ: BREAKING: Duterte OKs auction of P704.8M Marcos jewelry 

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