BARMM registers 216 Covid-19 recoveries

A total of 216 patients have recovered from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) across the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) as of Friday night, the regional health office reported.

“We are really trying our best to flatten the curve,” Dr. Amirel Usman, acting …

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Nationwide peatland inventory in progress

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is looking into the extent of peatlands in the country to better map out plans and programs for conserving and protecting this ecosystem.

“A nationwide inventory of peatlands is ongoing,” Biodiversity Management Bureau director, Assistant Secretary Ricardo …

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7 nabbed in Zambo anti-drug ops

The local police’s Drug Enforcement Units (DEUs) and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) arrested seven persons in separate anti-drug operations here and in Zamboanga del Norte, a top police official said Saturday.

Brig. Gen. Jesus Cambay Jr., Police Regional Office (PRO) 9 (Zamboanga Peninsula) …

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SM to open Zambo City mall Nov. 27

The SM Prime Holdings is opening its first shopping mall in the region on November 27 in this city amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.

Arnel Manahan, SM public relations officer, said Saturday that the SM Prime Holdings’ 76th Supermall–the seventh in Mindanao–is located …

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DFA logs 6 new infections, 3 recoveries

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Saturday reported six new infections and three new recoveries among Filipinos with coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the Asia Pacific, raising the active cases and recoveries to 3,228 and 7,367, respectively.

No new fatalities were reported by the …

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United City clinches PFL title

United City secured the Philippines Football League championship after blasting Stallion Laguna, 7-1, at the PFL National Training Center in Carmona, Cavite on Friday night.

A second-half barrage turned things around for United City as it clinched the title with one match to spare, a …

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Army’s 6ID gets 199 new soldiers

The Army’s 6th Infantry Division (ID) received 199 additional infantrymen to serve its area of operation (AOR), an Army official said here Saturday.

The new soldiers recently completed their candidate course and were deployed beginning Friday within the 6ID’s AOR, which includes the provinces of …

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