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PH to host 2019 SEAG after all

PH to host 2019 SEAG after all

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) yesterday revealed that Malacañang has decided to reconsider its earlier decision of not hosting the biennial sportsfest after a crucial meeting attended by Foreign Affairs secretary Allan Peter Cayetano, Presidential Special Assistant to the President Bong Go, Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco and Philippine Sports Commission chairman William ‘Butch’ Ramirez.

Peping still hopeful Palace will change heart on SEAG hosting

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) will wait until the eve of the opening ceremonies of the 29th Southeast Asian Games in Malaysia before deciding if it will give up its hosting of the 2019 edition.

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PSC, POC officials exhort athletes in sendoff rites

The country’s top sports officials encouraged the Filipino athletes bound for the 29th Southeast Asian Games in Malaysia to carry the tricolors with utmost pride as they prepare to leave in batches for the Aug. 19-30 sportsfest in Kuala Lumpur.

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Palace won’t change decision – Ramirez

The failure of the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) to explain and justify disbursements amounting to P27 million and its unresolved spending woes stretching back 12 years ago are reasons why Malacañang has decided not to proceed with Manila’s hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games.

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POC not giving up on hosting

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) is not giving up on the country’s bid to host the 2019 Southeast Asian Games and POC president Jose ‘Peping’ Cojuangco feels he has what it takes to convince Malacañang to have a change of heart.

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Palace cancels SEAG hosting

The Philippines will no longer proceed with the hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games after Malacañang informed the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) yesterday that government resources would instead be channeled to war-torn Mindanao.

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