Batac City opens 1st heart lab

Residents here with heart ailments no longer need to travel far to seek specialists in Metro Manila or abroad as a catheterization laboratory (cath-lab) is now available at the state-run Mariano Marcos Memorial Hospital and Medical Center (MMMH&MC).

Based on hospital data, a total of …

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CBCP names new secretary general

A 59-year old priest from Leyte Province has been named as the new secretary-general of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP).

The CBCP news website reported that Msgr. Bernardo Pantin from the Archdiocese of Palo was appointed secretary-general during its Permanent Council meeting …

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PH Intramuros, dive spots net WTA awards

The Philippines’ dive spots and Intramuros were again recognized as top travel sites after bagging this year’s World’s Leading Dive Destination and World’s Leading Tourist Attraction award from the 2020 World Travel Awards (WTA).

This is the Philippines’ second time to win the world title, …

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Laoag issues guidelines for APOR

With checkpoints and barricades put up here since the localized modified community quarantine on Friday night, the Laoag City government announced several guidelines to ensure that no Authorized Person Outside of Residence (APOR) would be denied entry when doing official business.

Base on its public …

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