MONTREAL, July 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Further to its news release dated May 15, 2020 announcing the entering into of a binding letter of intent, Komet Resources Inc. (“Komet” or the “Company”; TSX-V: KMT) is pleased to announce that it …Read More
At least 53,055 children under five years old in Eastern Visayas are short, prompting the National Nutrition Council (NNC) to ask all stakeholders to join the battle against stunting.
The number of preschool children with stunted growth represents 18.33 percent of the total 289,343 …Read More
The Philippine Marine Corps’ 9th Marine Battalion returned to Cavite City on Thursday to undergo training that will allow them to be capable of performing mission-essential tasks to the “full range of military operations”.
In a message to the Philippine News Agency, Lt. Commander …Read More
The government will further ramp up its efforts by conducting tests even to people who are not exhibiting symptoms of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), Malacañang said on Friday.
This, after the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) has …Read More
Five indigenous people (IP) organizations from the different towns in the province of Surigao del Sur will benefit from the Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) program of the Department of Agriculture in the Caraga Region (DA-13).
In a press statement Friday (July 3), …Read More
Residents of a far-flung village in the town of Loreto in Agusan del Sur have affirmed their full support to the government by declaring the communist New People’s Army (NPA) as persona non grata.
In a community gathering facilitated on July 1, village leaders …Read More
This city now has three coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) testing laboratories following the inauguration Friday of the Ciudad Medical Zamboanga’s (CMZ) PHP19-million containerized Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) facility.
CMZ converted two 20-footer container vans into a testing facility and placed them in an …Read More
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Friday said 15 more Filipinos recovered from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), raising the total number to 5,613.
The confirmed cases are currently pegged at 8,627 after four more infections were reported in the Asia Pacific, four …Read More
The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) has approved the proposed second phase of the National Action Plan crafted by the National Task Force (NTF) to combat the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
“Naaprubahan po ang Phase 2 ng National …Read More
Palawan is targeting the resumption of tourism activities in the towns of El Nido, Coron, and San Vicente once safety and health protocols have been set in place in the province.
There is no specific date yet as to when the three municipalities will …Read More
Big businesses are asking the government to first save their ranks from financial ruin before focusing its limited resources on countless much smaller and supposedly less economically viable enterprises amid the pandemic-spawned economic recession.
The Federation of Philippine Industries (FPI) said large corporations have …Read More
The Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene, also known as the Quiapo Church, reopened to devotees on Friday after a 14-day lockdown.
Fr. Douglas Badong, parochial vicar, said they started accepting the faithful on July 3, the first Friday of the month, after completing …Read More
San Miguel Corporation (SMC) on Thursday opened its Better World Edsa, a facility that houses the company’s own state-of-the-art Covid-19 RT-PCR (reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction) testing laboratory which aims to test some 70,000 employees in its network to unburden the health sector and help ensure …Read More
A coronavirus disease (Covid-19) patient here has recovered based on the negative result of her repeat swab test.
City Public Information Officer Dems Rey Demecillo said on Friday that City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah Talla already informed Dumaguete Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, chairperson …Read More