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BERLIN, Germany, Jan. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and Elsevier, the global information analytics business specializing in science and health, are proud to announce the call for submissions for the Annual HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Award 2020, European …Read More
ซินซินนาติ, Jan. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIVO) ได้ประกาศในวันนี้ถึงการเปิดตัว High-Specificity Pfu HS Mix ซึ่งไม่เพียงแต่ให้การเพิ่มปริ
แผนกวิทยาศาสตร์ชีวภาพแห่ง Meridian …Read More
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Toga Limited, a Nevada corporation (the “Company”) (OTC: TOGL), is pleased to announce that it has engaged Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP and Baker + Hostetler LLP as legal representation for our securities and general legal matters.…Read More
The relief of three police officials who are under investigation for playing golf during weekdays will serve as a lesson to all members of the police force in the region, Brig. Gen. Valeriano de Leon, chief of Police Regional Office (PRO) 7 (Central Visayas) said …Read More
A bill providing farmers, fisherfolk, and rural communities greater access to credit has been filed at the House of Representatives.
Albay Rep. Joey Salceda filed on January 23 House Bill 6039, which mandates banking institutions to strengthen the financing system for agriculture, fisheries, and rural …Read More
The National Capital Region Police (NCRPO) on Friday said it will restore its surveillance group dubbed as red team who will monitor police officers engaged in illegal activities.
"Ibabalik po namin monitoring namin (We will bring back the monitoring group). Ngayon, may nahuli, baka may …Read More
- The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday it was "too early" to declare the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in China a public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC).
"I am not declaring a public health emergency of international concern today. As it …Read More
Police killed a suspected drug peddler in Esperanza, Sultan Kudarat, in a shootout Wednesday, an official said.
Brig. Gen. Alfred Corpus, director of the Police Regional Office -12, identified the slain suspect as Maula Managuili Kadil, 37, of Lambayong, Sultan Kudarat.
The suspect died in …Read More
President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Thursday led the send-off ceremony for the family of an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) detained in Bahrain, MalacaAang said on Friday.
In a press statement, the Palace said the President met with the family of Roderick Aguinaldo, who has been …Read More
- The number of families displaced by the restive Taal Volcano has climbed to 88,842, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Friday.
In its 6 a. m. update, the agency said this figure is equivalent to 346,244 persons.
Affected families …Read More
Labor groups on Thursday urged the government and the airline industry to ensure safety and health protection protocols for passengers and aviation workers to curb the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (nCOV).
In a statement, Associated Labor Unions (ALU) national executive vice president Gerard …Read More
The easterlies and the northeast monsoon will bring light rains to most parts of the country Friday.
Eastern Visayas will have cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms caused by the easterlies, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said in its …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte has deemed it unwise for the Philippines to pick a fight with China over the control of disputed islands in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea).
In an exclusive interview aired by Russia Today on Friday, Duterte maintained that it would …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday night led the distribution of PHP78 million in financial assistance to 21 towns and cities in Leyte province that were hit by Typhoon Ursula last month.
Duterte handed a check worth PHP3 million to each of the 21 town mayors …Read More
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) on Friday reported an increase in the amount of steam being released by Taal Volcano in Batangas after having weak and moderate steam emissions for the past three days.
Phivolcs director Renato Solidum said the increase in …Read More
- The Department of Health (DOH) has neither confirmed nor denied social media posts on the confinement of a suspected novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) patient at the Eastern Visayas Regional Medical Center (EVRMC) in Tacloban City.
In a press briefing here Friday, DOH 8 (Eastern Visayas) …Read More
A five-year-old child who is under close observation after exhibiting symptoms of possible meningococcemia is responding positively to treatment and is up and about and playful, the Provincial Health Office (PHO) chief said.
Dr. Liland Estacion said on Friday the girl is still in isolation …Read More
The Department of Health (DOH) in Region 12 (Soccsksargen) said it has started monitoring passengers arriving at the city international airport in the wake of the ongoing alert against the deadly novel coronavirus (nCoV).
Dr. Aristides Tan, DOH-12 director, said they have assigned personnel from …Read More
A village watchman (tanod) and two others were arrested while some PHP177,500 worth of illegal drugs seized in separate anti-drug operations here, a police official said Friday.
Maj. Helen Galvez, Police Regional Office-9 (RPO-9) information officer, identified the suspects as Ridjan Kasim, 60; Diego Jahuran, …Read More
Mayor Noel Rosal here believes that the true meaning of freedom now is fighting drugs, corruption, and insurgency.
If we beat corruptions in government as well as criminalities and other illegal activities including poverty problems and insurgencies in our society, then that is the time …Read More
Health personnel in Region 12 (Soccksargen) are optimistic of meeting the target 95 percent coverage in the ongoing second round of the mass immunization campaign against polio.
Dr. Aristides Tan, Department of Health (DOH)-12 director, said Thursday their immunization teams covered nearly 60 percent of …Read More
The signing of Republic Act (RA) 11467, which raises excise taxes on vape, heated tobacco and liquor products, will help President Rodrigo Duterte fulfill his promise of a dignified and comfortable life for Filipinos, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Martin Andanar said on Friday.
In …Read More
President Rodrigo R. Duterte is just keeping his promise to back police officials at the forefront of his administration's anti-drug campaign, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Friday.
Lorenzana made the remark following the President's warning to the United States that he would scrap the Visiting …Read More
Filipinos with liver failure find a glimmer of hope after President Rodrigo R. Duterte vowed to capacitate the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) so that patients need not go abroad for liver transplant.
Subukan natin dito. Ako, naniniwala ako. Hindi ako nambabarat�may pera at …Read More
This town celebrated its 60th founding anniversary on Thursday through "Hudyaka sa Lubi Festival (Merriment of Coconuts)," a homage to the municipality's coconut industry.
Some 6,000 residents gathered at the municipal plaza to celebrate the festival, which was created in 2007 to promote agricultural and …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte is dismayed that the United States' (US) Senate believed in the lies peddled by his critics, including the Liberal Party (LP), regarding the case of detained Senator Leila de Lima.
The President issued the statement as he announced that he declined US …Read More
A soldier was killed on Friday while two cops were wounded in a shootout in Marikina City.
In a report, National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) chief, Maj. Gen. Debold Sinas identified the fatality as Army Staff Sgt. Marvin Balucas.
The two wounded policemen were …Read More
If worse comes to worst, damage to oil refineries, depots, and import terminals as well as power plants is not seen even if an Alert Level 5 will be raised at Taal Volcano, an energy official said.
DOE Undersecretary Felix William Fuentebella said Friday ways …Read More
- Motorists would have to take alternate routes as six roads in Metro Manila will undergo repair and rehabilitation works this weekend.
In a statement, the Department of Public Works and Highways-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) said road rehabilitation will be done starting 11 p.m. Friday …Read More
s one who has been working in the financial planning industry for more than two decades, a new reservist envisions that soldiers should be financially literate to help ease their burden in the field.
Lt. Col. Leilanie Casa said being a wife of an Air …Read More
Iloilo's provincial government is on alert against the possible entry of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) from Wuhan, China.
To establish precautionary measures against the virus, Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Jr. signed on Thursday afternoon Executive Order 028 implementing strict quarantine procedures and other disease prevention …Read More
The Philippines remains a safe travel destination for foreign tourists amid a scare over the novel coronavirus (nCoV) reaching the country, the Department of Tourism (DOT) said Friday.
"The safety of our tourists is number one (as well as the) safety of those in the …Read More
The municipal government here declared a state of calamity on Thursday due to the effect of the African swine fever (ASF).
In an interview Friday, Mayor Noel Anthony Geslani said the declaration will enable the municipal government to use the calamity fund to assist backyard …Read More
More than 500 police officers assigned in North Cotabato police provincial office and municipal police stations are now undergoing strict physical fitness exercises to reduce weight and achieve the Philippine National Police's average body mass index (BMI).
Interviewed over Church-run Radio DXND-Kidapawan, Lt. Col. Bernard …Read More
A sisterhood pact is being eyed between Antique's capital town San Jose de Buenavista and Silay City in Negros Occidental.
The provincial board on Thursday unanimously approved during its regular session the creation of the sisterhood committee that would carry out the twinning relationship.
Antique …Read More
A nonprofit foundation here has warned that the unabated growth of water hyacinths in the Cagayan River would worsen future flooding.
Dr. Rosalina Huerbana, president of Safer River, Life Saver Foundation Inc. (SRLSF), said Thursday eradication remains the best solution to rid the river of …Read More
The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) has started implementing the single "carpeta" system at the Zamboanga City Jail (ZCJ) for easier access to the records of Persons Deprived of Liberty (PDL), an official said Friday.
Senior Jail Officer 1 Rey Laurence Comprendio, ZCJ …Read More
Bishop Ruperto Santos has issued a diocesan prayer to stop the African swine fever (ASF) from spreading in Bataan province.
Affected by the ASF virus are five barangays in Dinalupihan, two in Hermosa, and one each in Orani and Samal.
Mayors Maria Angela Garcia of …Read More