More cops recover from Covid-19

More police officers have recovered from the coronavirus, with 45 patients adding to the total number of recoveries at 7,338 as of Wednesday night, the Philippine National Police reported.

Data released by the PNP Health Service show that the number of active cases is 395, …

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Staycation hotels in NCR now at 13

The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Thursday announced that three additional hotels have been allowed to operate for staycation in the National Capital Region, which remains under general community quarantine (GCQ), raising the total to 13.

The following hotels have so far secured Certificates of …

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More Covid-19 recoveries reported in NegOr

The provincial government of Negros Oriental has recorded more recoveries from the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) even as more positive infections continue with local transmissions.

Assistant provincial health officer Dr. Liland Estacion, the incident commander of the province’s Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging …

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Typhoon-hit areas get free Wi-Fi

Many areas severely affected by the onslaught of recent typhoons now have access to free internet services through wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) hubs installed by telecoms firm Smart.

In a statement Thursday, it said “fiber-powered” Wi-Fi hubs, with a capacity of up to 1 gigabyte per …

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P250-K shabu seized in Agusan Norte buy-bust

Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Caraga (PDEA-13) and the Nasipit Municipal Police Station (NMPS) in Agusan del Norte have confiscated some PHP250,000 worth of shabu in a buy-bust operation on Wednesday afternoon.

Dindo Abellanosa, PDEA-13 public information office chief, told the Philippine …

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PH logs 286 new Covid-19 recoveries

The 286 new recovered cases reported on Thursday pushed the total number of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) recoveries to 374,939.

In its 4 p.m. case bulletin, the Department of Health (DOH) also reported 1,337 newly confirmed infections, bringing the nationwide tally of active cases to …

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DTI opens virtual annual trade fair

The Department of Trade and Industry in the Cordillera Administrative Region (DTI-CAR) virtually opened on Thursday the online “Impakabsat” trade fair where products made by local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are being showcased.

Impakabsat stands for the first letters of the six provinces …

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