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The Philippine Navy (PN) is interested in occupying part of the facility of cash-strapped shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction (HHIC-Phil) in Subic Bay, Zambales as a base for its strategic sealift vessels and other large naval ships.
"Our interest is to occupy part of …Read More
Alex Eala, the country's top junior tennis player, climbed to career-high No. 4 in the latest girls' ranking of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) after ruling the juniors women's doubles competition in the Australian Open in Melbourne over the weekend.
The Filipina tennis sensation jumped …Read More
The Asean Basketball League (ABL) announced on Tuesday that it has postponed the game between Alab Pilipinas and the Macau Black Bears due to growing concerns regarding the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
In a statement, the league said match, scheduled for Feb. 16 at the Sta. …Read More
Tennis sensation Alex Eala made the country proud when she teamed up with Priska Nugroho of Indonesia to rule the 2020 Australian Open juniors doubles tournament in Melbourne Park, Australia on January 31.
Eala, only 14, and her Indonesian partner swept the European duo of …Read More
The city council's sports committee is expected to consolidate all inputs after the second public hearing for the first City Sports Code was completed on January 31, Councilor Levy Lloyd Orcales said on Monday.
Orcales, Sangguniang Kabataan Federation chairman in Baguio, said the final draft …Read More
The Manila Stars put an end to Bacoor City Strikers' eight-game winning streak in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) Lakan Season with a 78-74 road win at the STRIKE Gym in Bacoor on Monday night.
Manila pulled away in the third quarter, opening a …Read More
Rumors that the Department of Health (DOH) is withholding information on the true state of 2019-nCoV in the country to avoid causing panic is not true, said President Rodrigo Duterte, assuring that government has the situation under control.
Wala naman --- wala namang itinago doon …Read More
A labor group on Tuesday pushed for a paid quarantine leave hazard pay for private and public sector workers particularly those quarantined or infected by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) while performing their jobs.
There is an urgent emerging need for government policy regulation for government …Read More
A male seafarer from Hamtic, Antique has been identified as a person under investigation (PUI) due to travel history to China.
Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) information officer Irene Dulduco said the seaman is now under quarantine at a hospital in Antique.
The statement released …Read More
Health personnel here are closely monitoring a Chinese national who traveled last month to Wuhan City in China for possible infection caused by the deadly novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease (2019-nCoV).
Dr. Lalaine Calonzo, disease surveillance officer of the City Health Office (CHO), said Tuesday …Read More
The provincial government of Cebu has placed the entire province under a state of preparedness as part of measures against 2019 novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease (2019-nCoV ARD).
Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia on Monday said with the Provincial Board approval of the resolution declaring the province's …Read More
A two-story drug reformation and rehabilitation center is now open to serve former drug dependents in Piddig, Ilocos Norte.
In a simple program during the opening and blessing of the newly-refurbished Bahay Silangan building located in Barangay Anao Monday, town mayor Engr. Eduardo Eddie Guillen …Read More
In order not to disrupt the international cargo supply chain, Philippine ports remain open to all ships even from those originating from China and its special administrative regions (SARs).
The only condition is the non-disembarkation of vessel crew and no visitors allowed while docked in …Read More
Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano is seeking closer coordination between the House of Representatives and the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) for a smoother process in the preparation and approval of the annual national budget.
In a statement on Tuesday, Cayetano said the executive and …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte has approved in principle the PHP2.25-billion budget for the procurement of personal protective equipment of 5,000 health care workers tasked to respond to the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) threat, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said on Tuesday.
During the joint hearing of the …Read More
Amid the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) scare, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has been monitoring the supply and demand of surgical and N-95 masks in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Based on the latest monitoring that the DTI did on Monday in major …Read More
The City Health Office (CHO) here urged Bacolodnons to disclose travel information and report to health authorities if they have signs and symptoms associated with the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
Dr. Grace Tan, spokesperson of the city's inter-agency task force against nCoV, made the call on …Read More
A total of 17,816 barangays or 38 percent out of the 42,045 barangays (villages) in the country have been declared drug-cleared, a ranking police official said on Monday.
Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, Philippine National Police deputy chief for Operations, said that before the Duterte administration, …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night called on the public to refrain from sowing hate against Chinese nationals after two cases of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) were confirmed in the country.
China has been kind to us. We can only also show the same favor to …Read More
The city government here opened on Monday the Davao City Disaster Radio (DCDR) to boost the city's disaster information drive.
The radio station, located at RJ Homes Building in Pelayo-Legaspi St., features 24-hour regular programming primarily aimed at bringing information about disaster preparedness and other …Read More
Following the confirmed case of African swine fever (ASF) in Davao Occidental last week, the Mati City Veterinarian Services Office (CVSO) said it has doubled efforts to prevent the highly contagious hemorrhagic viral disease in the city.
Dr. Marites Linsag-Erispe, CVSO chief, said that since …Read More
Police operatives have seized some PHP727,500 worth of illegal drugs and a gun as they arrested four persons in separate operations in the region, officials said Tuesday.
Police identified the suspects as Virgilio Laquio, 36; Ryan Asid, 41, drug watch-listed; Sical Awang, 41, drug watch-listed; …Read More
Families in Western Visayas (Region 6) need to have at least two of its members as income earners to escape poverty, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) has recommended.
Ro-Ann Bacal, regional director of the NEDA 6, said on Monday the basic needs of …Read More
The joblessness rate in the country in the fourth quarter of 2019 has eased to 17.5 percent or an estimated 7.9 million adults, the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) released Tuesday showed.
The survey, fielded from December 13 to 16, found that adult joblessness rate …Read More
The Department of Education (DepEd) on Tuesday clarified that only events and activities slated for February will be postponed amid the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) scare.
"Secretary (Leonor) Briones has announced that the Department will issue a memorandum giving details on the postponement of specific …Read More
The mayor here, which hosts Fort Ramon Magsaysay, has welcomed the government's plan to quarantine returning Filipinos from China in the Mega Drug Abuse Treatment and Rehabilitation Center.
Mayor Adrianne Mae Cuevas based her decision on the idea that the Department of Health (DOH) will …Read More
The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) on Tuesday ordered all police districts to create response teams to help contain the threat of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the country.
The five districts covered by the NCRPO are the Manila Police District (MPD), Quezon …Read More
The Department of Tourism (DOT) is maintaining its 9.2 million tourists arrival target for 2020 amid the travel ban on foreigners from China and its special administrative regions by the Philippines and other countries to contain the spread of 2019-novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
"There are no …Read More
The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on third and final reading a bill seeking to protect women and children from all forms of electronic violence.
Voting 227-0-0, the chamber passed House Bill No. 5869, otherwise known as the Expanded Anti-Violence Against Women and Their …Read More
The House of Representatives on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved on third and final reading a measure institutionalizing values education in the curriculum by incorporating "Good Manners and Right Conduct" (GMRC) as a subject in Kindergarten up to Grade 3.
With 225 affirmative votes, zero negative votes, …Read More
Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez on Tuesday said there will be two million surgical masks available for both health care workers and the public in a month's time to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
During a Senate hearing …Read More
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) slammed on Tuesday the recent allegations of a newly-organized transport group against the Motor Vehicle Inspection System (MVIS), saying the group's statements were misguided, and worst, misinformed.
This, after the National Public Transport Coalition (NPTC), a coalition of a variety …Read More
The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on Tuesday assured that it will continue to provide assistance to patients in need as well as calamity victims despite a decline in profit.
PCSO is going through a lot of changes, but it is for the better, for …Read More
Newly-appointed Philippine Navy (PN) flag-officer-in-command, Rear Admiral Giovanni Carlo Bacordo said the decommissioning of "legacy ships" and other dated assets does not necessarily mean that the naval service will be experiencing a shortage of naval assets (bottoms).
"What I am saying here is don't count …Read More
The city government here has started banning multiple passengers on motorbikes on city streets, especially children aged 10 and below.
Rolen Balquin, city public safety officer, said the police and traffic management unit (TMU) personnel started strictly enforcing a local ordinance on traffic beginning Tuesday.…Read More
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the city government directed the immediate activation of Barangay Health Emergency Response Teams (BHERT) in the wake of the nationwide alert against the spread of the deadly novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
Rilimin Sandoval, DILG city director, …Read More
Following the discovery of African swine fever (ASF) cases in Davao Occidental, North Cotabato Governor Nancy Catamco created on Monday the Task Force on ASF to prevent the entry in the province of the highly-contagious hemorrhagic viral disease of domestic hogs.
The task force will …Read More
The Province of Negros Occidental has prohibited the entry of live pigs, pork products and pork-based items coming from Davao Region after a positive case of African swine fever (ASF) has been confirmed in Davao Occidental.
In Memorandum No. 20-001 issued on Monday, Governor Eugenio …Read More
The Duterte government is eyeing the permanent relocation of residents within the seven-kilometer radius danger zone near the restive Taal Volcano, Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles revealed on Tuesday.
In a media forum held in Kamuning, Quezon City, Nograles said around 5,000 families residing in two …Read More
To help the government meet its goal of acquiring 9.2 million international tourist arrivals by yearend despite the novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease (2019-nCoV ARD) outbreak, a Palace official on Tuesday said a catch-up plan could be put in place instead of immediately readjusting its …Read More
The Department of National Defense (DND) and its attached agencies are more than ready for any task to be given by the Department of Health as part of the ongoing efforts to contain the 2019 novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease (2019-nCoV ARD).
"I will have …Read More
The Provincial Board of Negros Occidental approved on Tuesday the province's PHP1-million cash donation to Batangas Province, which has been affected by the eruption of Taal Volcano.
Vice Governor Jeffrey Ferrer said they have authorized Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson to make the donation.
The board's …Read More
An official of the Department of Health (DOH) in the region said face masks alone could not guaranty protection from the deadly novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
Dr. Joshua Brillantes, DOH assistant regional director, said Tuesday that the primary preventive measure against the 2019-nCoV is personal hygiene …Read More