PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Toga Limited (OTC: TOGL) understands the importance of wellness. Recognizing this importance, Toga Limited welcomed research on its proprietary technology T-Shield, a Toga Resonance Technology (T-RT). T-RT based applications produce vibrations neutralizing or shielding electric and …Read More
PHOENIX, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. (“WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WSC), a North American leader in turnkey modular space and portable storage solutions, today announced that Brad Soultz, Chief Executive Officer, Tim Boswell, Chief Financial …Read More
GENERAL SANTOS CITY – Strong winds battered parts of South Cotabato province damaging nearly 150 houses, various structures, and crops and toppling power lines and huge trees on Friday afternoon.
Rolly Doane Aquino, acting head of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO), …Read More
MANILA – Backing out of debate with retired Supreme Court senior associate justice Antonio Carpio is not tantamount to President Rodrigo Duterte being a coward, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said on Saturday.
This, after the hashtag #DuterteDuwag (Duterte is a coward) trended on …Read More
MANILA – Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo on Saturday expressed confidence that the Philippine economy will be more robust after the country’s jobless rate in March fell to its lowest level since the start of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
Panelo issued the …Read More
MANILA – Members of “Inday Sara Duterte Ako (ISDA) volunteer support group have lined up several outreach activities during the whole month of May in celebration of Davao City Mayor Inday Sara Z. Duterte’s birth month,.
The group, which has been calling for Mayor Sara …Read More
COTABATO CITY – Government forces have regained control of the Datu Paglas town market center in Maguindanao that the outlawed Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) seized at dawn on Saturday.
Lt. Col. John Paul Baldomar, speaking for the Army’s 6th Infantry Division, said the BIFF …Read More
MANILA – As we commemorate the World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day, we call to mind the principles that form the foundation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent and reflect on how the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) lived up to and continue to …Read More
LEGAZPI CITY – A teacher of Albay Central School (ACS) is one of the recipients of the 2021 National Geographic (NatGeo) Awards.
Ranielle Navarro, ACS Teacher III, started “A Call to Solution: Goals for Environmental Oversight”, also called ACS GEO, that aims to train and …Read More
MANILA – Two experts have raised the urgency for mitigating greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, warning that more infectious diseases would emerge if global warming intensifies.
“The latest climate science already warned us that (a) higher degree of global warming would lead to (the) emergence of …Read More
MANILA – Doing business in the Philippines continue to improve, mainly due to the initiatives instituted by the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA).
During the agency’s Ease of Doing Business (EODB) Summit, titled “Forging Forward, Overcoming Adversity: Ease of Doing Business in the Time of Pandemic”, …Read More
ILOILO CITY – A regular member of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) and nine Milisya ng Bayan (MB) members surrendered to the government last May 6.
“Agot” (not his real name), 24, married, resident of Barangay Molina, Tubungan, Iloilo, gave up …Read More
MANILA – Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) arrested four persons, including an 18-year-old, who yielded suspected shabu with an estimated street value of PHP136 million in separate buy-bust operations in the cities of Parañaque and Las Piñas on Friday night.
PDEA spokesperson …Read More
MANILA – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will resume the issuance of voter’s certification in its main office in Intramuros, Manila on May 10, its spokesperson, James Jimenez, said Saturday.
Registered voters nationwide may apply for a voter’s certification from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. …Read More
ZAMBOANGA CITY – The National Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging and Infectious Diseases (NIATF-EID) has placed this city under modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) effective Saturday, May 8, until May 14.
Following the declaration, Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar urged the public Friday to comply with …Read More
MANILA – The University of Asia & the Pacific (UA&P) Chorale emerged as the winner in the recently concluded 3rd Bandung Choral Society (BCS) World Virtual Choir Festival.
In its official Facebook page, the Indonesia-based BCS announced that the UA&P Chorale bested five other contenders …Read More
JAKARTA – People with hypertension can perform light exercises to prevent potential blood pressure-related and other health problems, sports medicine specialist from the Association of Sports Medicine Specialists (PDSKO), Dr. Michael Triangto, SpKO, has advised.
“Brisk walking, jogging, cycling, and swimming are some types of …Read More
MANILA – Jaymar Gimpayan, a recent basketball discovery, has been named top player of the Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup Visayas leg.
In a ceremony held at the Alcantara Civic Center in Cebu on Friday night, the Talisay wingman was presented the leg’s Most Valuable Player …Read More
ANKARA – Japan on Friday extended the state of emergency in four prefectures while declaring it in two more prefectures in a bid to stem the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
The state of emergency was set to end on Tuesday. However, Prime Minister …Read More
MANILA – Nearly 3.8 million doses of different brands of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines are expected in the country in the next few days.
Department of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III made the announcement during a press conference on Saturday at the Ninoy Aquino …Read More
LAOAG CITY – The provincial government of Ilocos Norte has supplied over 4,000 packages of food assistance to residents affected by a series of lockdowns due to coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infection.
Ilocos Norte media officer Ma. Rhona Ysabel Daoang said Friday the provincial government …Read More
MANILA – The expected arrival of more doses of Covid-19 vaccines this month will ensure that more Filipinos, particularly front-liners and vulnerable sectors, will be given the necessary protection against the disease.
Senator Christopher “Bong” Go said the delivery of 1.5 million doses of Sinovac …Read More
GENEVA – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday gave the green light to China’s Sinopharm coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine for emergency use, approving the vaccine to be rolled out globally.
“This afternoon, the WHO gave emergency use listing to Sinopharm, Beijing’s Covid-19 vaccine, …Read More
ZAMBOANGA CITY – Congregational, group prayer, and other public and private social gatherings related to the celebration next week of Eid’l Fitri 2021 have been temporarily suspended in Sulu province.
In an executive order on Friday, Gov. Abdusakur Tan, chairperson of the Sulu Task Force …Read More
MANILA – Without the relentless dedication and sacrifices of every front-liner, the country would not have been able to face the challenges posed by the public health crisis, National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 chief implementer, Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr., said Friday night.
“This strength …Read More