Tacloban City bans caroling, Christmas parties

The city government here has banned caroling and prohibited Christmas parties or social gatherings through an executive order implementing the general community quarantine.

Tacloban City Mayor Alfred S. Romualdez issued on Tuesday Executive Order No. 2020-11-044 or “An Executive Order Extending the Implementation of Community …

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Online abusers to be held accountable

Malacañang on Thursday vowed to hold predators accountable for their crimes following a spike in online child sex abuse across the country amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque made this remark after the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) reported a 260-percent …

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DOLE-9 releases P19-M cash aid to displaced OFWs

The Department of Labor-9 (DOLE-9) announced that it has released some PHP19 million financial assistance to overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) displaced by coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.

Lawyer Roy Buenafe, DOLE-9 director, said Thursday the financial assistance was released through the Abot Kamay ang Pagtulong (AKAP) …

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