PH mulls lifting of HK, Macao travel ban

Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat on Saturday said the Philippine government will reconsider the travel ban imposed on Hong Kong and Macao.

She said the lifting would be based on the protocols of the two territories in containing the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). The question of whether …

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Scattered rains over PH due to easterlies

Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers due to easterlies will prevail over the archipelago, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Sunday.

In its 4 a.m. forecast, PAGASA said scattered rains are expected over the regions of Northern Luzon, …

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Discharged PUIs for Covid-19 now 336

The Department of Health (DOH) on Sunday reported that the total number of discharged persons under investigation (PUIs) for possible infection of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) went up to 336, from 330 on Saturday.

They have been allowed to go home after testing negative for …

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Duterte inaugurates Sangley airport project

As part of his effort to address air traffic congestion at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Pasay City, President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday inaugurated the Sangley Airport Development Project (SADP) in Cavite City.

Duterte also led the presentation of the Sangley Point International …

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Red-tagging Joma’s doing: Parlade

It is the Communist Party of the Philippines(CPP) founding chair Jose Maria Joma Sison who is to be blamed for identifying and red-tagging militants and activists allied to their cause.

This, according, to Southern Luzon Command chief, Major General Antonio Parlade, Jr., in response to …

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