Gringo bagong DICT secretary
TINANGGAP ni Sen. Gregorio "Gringo" Honasan ang posisyon bilang kalihim ng Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT).
Ikinatuwa naman ng Malacanang ang pahayag ni Honasan at sinabing nakatakda nang ilabas ang opisyal na appointment nito.
"We are glad that Senator Gregorio Honasan has accepted the offer of the President to join his official family and head the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT)," ani Presidential Spokesperson at Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo.
"With the entry of a provisional new major player in the telecommunications industry, we are confident that the senator would provide good direction and sound management to the DICT, consistent with the President’s priority programs beneficial to Filipino consumers in the areas of information, communications and technology," dagdag niya.
Magtatapos ang termino ni Honasan bilang senador sa Hunyo 30, 2019.
"We shall provide the public the formal appointment paper of Senator Honasan once we receive a copy thereof. For now, we congratulate Senator Honasan and wish him all the best as he undertakes genuine reforms in the DICT," ayon pa kay Panelo.