List of people that Duterte identified as his future Cabinet Secretaries

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Here is a list of people that Duterte identified on Monday, May 16, as his future Cabinet secretaries:

Executive Secretary: Salvador Medialdea
Presidential Spokesperson: Salvador Panelo
Acting Foreign Affairs: Former Securities and Exchange Commission chief Perfecto Yasay Jr
Transportation and Communications: Arthur Tugade
Finance: Former agriculture secretary Carlos Dominguez
Education: Lyceum of the Philippines Batangas president Peter Laurel
Agriculture: Former North Cotabato governor Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol
Peace process: Jesus Dureza
PAGCOR: Former Bureau of Immigration chief Andrea Domingo

Also offered the position of either justice secretary or foreign secretary is Duterte’s defeated running mate, Senator Alan Peter Cayetano. However, he is banned from being appointed to an executive position for one year. Cayetano can choose which post he prefers after a year, Duterte said.

Former defense chief Gilbert Teodoro Jr, who arrived in Davao on Monday to meet with Duterte, confirmed he was offered the post of defense chief, adding he would consult with his family first before deciding.