POC: SEAG to boost Phl image - Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines - Philippine Olympic Committee president Jose Cojuangco has written President Duterte, expressing “deep regret” that the government is no longer pushing for the hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games. At the same time, the POC ...

No to Philippines' hosting of 2019 SEA Games - The Manila Times

The Philippines has withdrawn from hosting the 2019 Southeast Asian Games citing the decision of the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte to divert the funding for the biennial meet toward the rebuilding of the war-ravaged Marawi City. The ...

Peping Cojuangco cites benefits as he appeals for Duterte support to SEA Games hosting - Sports Interactive Network Philippines

The 2019 SEA Games hosting can be a perfect avenue to promote the country and prove that the Philippines is a safe place to visit despite the conflict in Mindanao, says POC president Peping Cojuangco. Jerome Ascano. PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee ...