The office of Tourism might change as the secretary of the office presented her resignation letter to the President of the country, Rodrigo Duterte, as per the legal counselor---Tuesday. Teo's legal counselor Ferdinand Topacio said in an announcement that her letter was by and by given by her to Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea in the evening---Monday.
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Teo has experienced harsh criticism after the Commission on Audit uncovered the position of ₱60 million in tourism promotions to Kilos Pronto (Kilos Pronto is delivered and facilitated by Teo's siblings Ben and Erwin Tulfo), a block-timer appear on PTV-4, in spite of absence of a reminder of assertion or contract.
He said that her choice to abandon her position was made after a long and consider reflection and soul-looking as for the occasions that have unfolded the previous couple of weeks.
Topacio said that as opposed to beginning reports, the President did not interest for her renunciation.
He added that 'Secretary Teo repeats that she has done no bad behavior, and that every one of the dealings of the DOT experienced every legitimate procedure, were above-board and done in compliance with common decency, and with add up to nonappearance of perniciousness'. Teo prior said there was no irreconcilable situation with the ₱60 million 'section purchase' since DOT entered the agreement with PTV-4, not Kilos Pronto's maker.
COA, in any case, noticed that there was a notice of concurrence on document between the tourism office and the administration claimed station to air the tourism promotions on the Tulfo appear.
Harry Roque, the Presidential representative, said that the President presently can't seem to settle on whether he will acknowledge the resignatio letter of Teo. As per Roque, there is no affirmation regardless of whether it has been acknowledged.
On Monday, the media furnish that runs Kilos Pronto said it will restore the ₱60 million in advertisement cash.
The tourism boss' legitimate advice Ferdinand Topacio said the Tulfo's had chosen to restore the cash 'to demonstrate their great confidence and their positive attitude'.
The issue began when Tourism advertisement was targeted to be shown in of course a most watched TV show, Kilos Pronto.