The president delivers his inaugural address, and then proceeds to Malacañang Palace to climb the Grand Staircase, a ritual which symbolises the formal possession of the Palace. Moreover, no president who serves more than four years of a presidential term is allowed to run or serve again. The line of presidential succession as specified by Article VII, Section 8 of the Constitution of the Philippines are the vice president, Senate president and the speaker of the House of Representatives. Both Bonifacio and Aguinaldo might be considered to have been an inaugural president of an insurgent government. The president of the Philippines usually takes the Oath of Office at noon of June 30 following the presidential election. The President is immune from suit and criminal prosecution. On occasion, the wing has also been tasked to provide transportation for other members of government, visiting heads of state, and other state guests. In the other major languages of the Philippines such as the Visayan languages, Presidente is more common when Filipinos are not actually code-switching with the English word. He does not back down. In the waning years of Spanish dominion in the Philippines, a Philippine Revolution occurred. Diplomatic power 9. On board were eight people, including two Cabinet undersecretaries and several servicemen. The official title of the Philippine head of state and government is "President of the Philippines. The Filipino name is derived from the Tagalog phrase "may lakán diyán", ("there is a nobleman there"), and this was eventually shortened to Malakanyáng. The Constitution provides the following oath or affirmation for the president and vice president-elect which must be taken before they enter into office:, "I, (name), do solemnly swear [or affirm], that I will faithfully and conscientiously fulfill my duties as President [or Vice-President or Acting President] of the Philippines.  Laurel was not formally recognized as a president until the rule of Diosdado Macapagal. In April 1898, the Spanish–American War broke out, and the Asiatic Squadron of the United States Navy sailed for the Philippines. 4. 7, sec. Executive power 2. The Philippine Supreme Court also appealed to this provision when the power of President Cory Aquino to bar the return of President Ferdinand Marcos from his exile in Hawaii was challenged. On August 24, 1970, Congress enacted RA No. In September 2020, a new Gulfstream G280 was delivered which will be used for VIP transport as well as for C2 (Command and Control) missions.  The 1973 constitution, though generally referring to the president as "President of the Philippines" did, in Article XVII, Section 12, once use the term, "President of the Republic. In 1981, President Marcos secured a third term, defeating Alejo Santos in an election. Aguinaldo was again elected President at Biak-na-Bato in November, leading the Republic of Biak-na-Bato.  A change in government occurred three years later when the Second Philippine Republic was organized with the enactment of the 1943 Constitution, which Japan imposed after it occupied the Philippines in 1942 during World War II.  He lived in the Aquino family residence along Times Street, Quezon City in the first few days of his rule, although he transferred to Bahay Pangarap because it was deemed a security concern for his neighbors if he stayed in their small, 1970s home.. The president is directly elected by qualified voters of the population to a six-year term and must be "a natural-born citizen of the Philippines, a registered voter, able to read and write, at least forty years of age on the day of the election, and a resident of the Philippines for at least ten years immediately preceding such election". The Spanish Governor-General, the highest-ranking official in the Philippines during the Spanish Era, resided in the Palacio del Gobernador inside the walled city of Intramuros. On October 14, 1943, José P. Laurel became President under a constitution imposed by the Japanese occupation. In October 1935, Manuel L. Quezon was elected the first president of the Commonwealth of the Philippines, which had been established, still under United States sovereignty, under a constitution ratified on 14 May of that year. 7, sec. 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Although the word Tagalog refers to the Tagalog people, a specific ethno-linguistic group, Bonifacio used it to denote all non-Spanish peoples of the Philippines in place of Filipinos, which had colonial origins. , Under Fidel V. Ramos, Bahay Pangarap was transformed into a clubhouse for the Malacañang Golf Club. 10, sec. For medium to long-haul flights, the airline's Boeing 747-400's were used until their retirement in September 2014. 7, sec. At the Battle of Manila Bay on May 1, 1898 the American Navy decisively defeated the Spanish Navy effectively ending Spanish rule in the Philippines.  In 2008, the house was demolished and rebuilt in contemporary style by architect Conrad Onglao, and a new swimming pool was built, replacing the Commonwealth Era one. Contents: Timeline, Local nomenclature, History, Powers and roles.  The dictatorship of Marcos saw the birth of the New Society (Filipino: Bagong Lipunan) and the Fourth Republic. 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