CA green lights ‘ON’ for NEDA chief, 16 DFA senior officials and 28 AFP senior officers

GREEN LIGHTS ON. (L) Confirmed National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Secretary Karl Kendrick T. Chua, 16 Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) senior officials and 28 Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) senior officers take to heart the singing of the Philippine national anthem at the start of the Commission on Appointments (CA) hybrid plenary session, presided over by Senate President / CA Chairperson Vicente C. Sotto III. (R) NEDA Secretary Chua, described by Committee on Tourism and Economic Development Vice Chairperson Sen.Ralph G. Recto as a ‘NERD’- National Economist for Recovery and Development – ‘with K-pop looks’, poses for posterity with Senate President / CA Chairperson Sotto and Sen. Juan Miguel “Migz” F. Zubiri. The CA gave its consent to the nominations and approved the ad interim appointments of these officials during the CA’s last plenary session before the sine die adjournment of the 2nd Regular Session, 18th Congress. (CA-CTS, 06/02/21)