February 26, 1986

I met with Cesar Virata to agree on a smooth turnover of the Office of the Prime Minister. He agreed but asked for time to meet with Batasan MP's (KBL). My takeover was delayed because Virata said the Constitution requires that the Batasan must elect the PM. However with sympathetic KBL MP's (Yñiguez/Virata/JPE plus UNIDO..

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November 1, 1972

1. 11:00 PM Nov. 1, 1972 Wednesday Malacañan Palace Manila All Saint's Day Cabinet meeting even on All Saints Day because of the urgency of the reorganization program: 1. Neda 2. Dept of Agrarian Reform 3. Dept of Information 4. Dept of Local Government and Community Development 5. Reorganization of: 1. Dept of Public Works..

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October 21, 1972

  1. 12:35 PM Oct. 21, 1972 Saturday Malacañan Palace Manila Just arrived from the informal dinner given by Pres. and Mrs. Watanabe of the Asian Development Bank. Only Sec. & Mrs. Alex Melchor, Sec and Mrs. Cesar Virata and ADB Vice Pres. Krisna Moortli were present. Pres. Watanabe is retiring Dec. 25th. It was..

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October 6, 1972

11:30 PM Oct. 6, 1972 Friday Malacañan Palace Manila Worked on the outline of the whole program of reform: 1. Peace and Order Criminality Guns Gangster Private Armies Judiciary 2. Investment, Production, Prices Incentives Taxes Service Contract 3. Land Reform Cooperatives Financial Support 4. Government Reorganization Graft and Corruption Inefficiency   2 Malacañan Palace Manila..

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August 20, 1970

MALACAÑAN PALACE Manila August 20, 1970 Thursday 11:40 PM Have just arrived from the wedding of Kits Tatad at Greenhills Church and reception at Intercontinental. Well attended by newspaper people including those who do not wish us well. Received the letter of Nonong signed Manuel L. Quezon Jr., expressing happiness over “my gentlemanly letter” that..

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