- Newly released iTero Workflow 2.0 software features include faster scanning, improved visualization, and enhanced patient communication tools that help increase practice efficiency, support better clinical diagnosis, and drive patient engagement for treatment acceptance.
- Available in Q3’21 on the iTero Element 5D imaging system*, a new
Energy Globe World Award at the EU-parliament
VIENNA, Austria, June 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Environmental protection and circular economy are the determinative topics for the future of our planet. These topics offer …Read More
Three indigenous people (IP) belonging to the B’laan tribe vowed to help the government in the maintenance of peace and order in their community after they voluntarily surrendered three high-powered firearms on June 1, a police report said Thursday.
Maj. Rodante Varona, Kiblawan police chief, …Read More
A still unidentified man on Thursday set ablaze a passenger bus in M’lang, North Cotabato, leaving three passengers charred beyond recognition.
The YBL bus was bound for M’lang, North Cotabato from this city at about 4 p.m. when one of its passengers stood up, pulled …Read More
Higher financing requirements brought about by the pandemic increased the national government’s liabilities but an economist believes that as long as credit level is kept within the international threshold then debt remains sustainable.
The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) on Thursday reported the rise in …Read More
Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Thursday assured that the deployment of overseas Filipino workers to Israel will resume once the situation there becomes stable.
“We have to be very sure, if we deploy our OFWs, we need to assure …Read More
Some 3,068 curfew violators have been apprehended by the police from April 12 to May 31, records of the Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office (NOCPPO) showed.
Those rounded up were residents of the province’s 19 municipalities and 12 cities, excluding Bacolod, who were still outside …Read More
The Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa (BP2) program prioritizes families when evaluating beneficiaries as being together will help them settle without thinking of anybody who may be left behind.
Ma. Consuelo Acosta, Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) deputy national program manager of the Kapit-Bisig …Read More
The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) has started a housing project for the region’s indigents aimed at giving them self-esteem.
This, as some 50 indigent families in Barangay Sugadol, Datu Abdullah Sangki (DAS) are set to initially benefit from the regionwide core shelter …Read More
Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary William Dar has assured the provincial government of Cebu that the agency will continue to support its food security initiative, the Sugbusog Program.
During his visit to the province on Thursday as the guest of honor in the awarding of …Read More
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II will meet US President Joe Biden in London on June 13, the Buckingham Palace announced Thursday.
“The Queen will meet the President of the United States of America and First Lady Jill Biden at Windsor Castle on Sunday, 13th June 2021,” …Read More
The pandemic-driven labor market crisis is not going to end anytime soon, and employment growth will not be enough to cover the losses suffered at least until 2023, according to the latest projections by the International Labor Organization (ILO).
The Geneva-based UN agency warned in …Read More
The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) ended Thursday on the red after investors took profit but the peso remained resilient against the US dollar.
The main equities index shed 0.73 percent, or 49.82 points, to 6,791.87 points.
All shares tracked the main index after it …Read More
EJ Obiena’s bid to get the elusive Olympic gold got a huge boost early Thursday (Philippine Time) after he won the Folksam Grand Prix in Gothenburg, Denmark.
The Filipino pole vaulter ruled the event pitting six other competitors after clearing 5.7 meters, beating longtime training …Read More
– A 43-year-old South Korean fugitive was arrested in a mall here on Wednesday by Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG)-Region 7 operatives.
Col. Ireneo Dalogdog, CIDG-7 regional chief, told the media on Thursday that Kim Byunggon did not resist arrest when caught inside the …Read More
Local and foreign tourists will soon find their journeys to Aklan more relaxing as the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) open a bigger and more efficient Kalibo International Airport (KIA).
DOTr Secretary Art Tugade, with CAAP Director …Read More
Tropical Storm (TS) Dante slightly decelerated and will continue to bring rains over parts of Luzon, the weather bureau said Thursday afternoon.
“Dante” now moves northwestward at 25 kilometers per hour. It was last seen 255 km. west of Sinait, Ilocos Sur.
The TS has …Read More
Police on Thursday launched a manhunt against three inmates who escaped from a jail facility in Barangay Tankulan, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon.
The inmates were identified as Jimson Devara, 25, of Libona, Bukidnon; Rogue Batuigas, 35, of Libona; and Benjie Orias, 28, of Lingi-on, Manolo Fortich.…Read More
Parties pleading before the Supreme Court (SC) must honor rulings instead of filing “clarificatory” motions which unduly delay proceedings.
The SC issued the reminder in a recent resolution on a labor case originally decided in 2012.
The High Court denied a “motion for clarification” and …Read More
A lawmaker at the House of Representatives is calling for a congressional inquiry into the “untimely conduct” of public biddings on government ports, sea terminals, and ports facilities by the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) under its new terminal leasing and management rules and regulations.
Oriental …Read More
Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade is seeking to intensify security at the Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) Busway after a disturbed man was apprehended on Monday following a failed knife attack.
In a Facebook post, Tugade called on the Inter-Agency Council on Traffic …Read More
The local government Thursday warned that public utility vehicles (PUVs) not following strict health protocols face penalties as the city is currently under Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ).
Antonio Resma Jr., vice chairperson of Disiplina Muna (Discipline First) Advocacy Team, said drivers and operators face …Read More
Four fishermen returned safely to their respective homes after being declared missing when they ventured out to the sea amid a Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal (TCWS) 1 hoisted over Aklan due to “Dante” on Wednesday.
A report from the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction And Management …Read More
Condominium prices contracted in the second half of 2020 but monetary officials are not worried about the situation, citing the pandemic as the factor for the negative print.
In a virtual briefing Thursday, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin Diokno said the share of …Read More
A fire left 23 families homeless in this city amid rains brought by Tropical Storm Dante on Thursday.
In a statement, Fire Insp. Bryan Pocyao, Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) Dagupan chief, said the fire at Sitio Patalan in Barangay Pantal started at around 11 …Read More
Malacañang on Thursday debunked critics’ claim that the proposal to amend the 1987 Constitution is another “desperate” attempt of President Rodrigo Duterte to hold on to power.
On Tuesday night, the House of Representatives approved on third and final reading the proposed revisions to the …Read More
The country’s power capacity has increased by 30 percent since the start of the Duterte administration.
In a Palace briefing Thursday, Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Alfonso Cusi said the agency continues work on capacity building and has plans until 2040 to ensure that the …Read More
The Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa (BP2) Program does not end after beneficiaries are sent home.
They are continuously monitored upon arrival in their home provinces.
A new batch of 13 families, consisting of 49 individuals, is scheduled for dispatch to Leyte on Friday.
On Thursday, …Read More
he National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has granted the request of the city council here to postpone the scheduled brownout on Sunday to help prevent the further spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in this capital city of Negros Oriental.
An advisory …Read More
The New Bilibid Prison (NBP) must review possible changes in its policies after the recent riot that killed an inmate and injured 64 others.
Department of Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said Thursday he does not have the full report yet on the Tuesday violence at …Read More
The Silay City Police Station (CPS) in Negros Occidental has received some PHP5.781 million worth of firearms and equipment from the city government.
“This generous act of the local government of Silay is a manifestation of its full support to the Philippine National Police organization …Read More
The Pasay city government will launch the “Sulong Pasay” initiative on Friday in another bid to revive the local economy amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
Sulong Pasay seeks to work with the city government as well as with businessmen, workers, the youth, women, …Read More
The Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) has granted the petition for review filed by real estate firm SM Synergy Properties Holdings Corporation to declare void a 2016 assessment by revenue officials for PHP512.759 million in deficiency for 2009.
In a recent decision, the CTA Third …Read More
Leaders of this province’s 580 barangays are encouraged to be responsive in the anti-coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) campaign and failure to do so may result in administrative or criminal charges against them.
Liga ng mga Barangay (LnB) Antique president Pamela Socorro Azucena said on Thursday …Read More
The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Caraga (DSWD-13) sent an augmentation to the city government here on Wednesday to meet the immediate needs of families displaced by Tropical Storm Dante.
In his report released on Thursday, DSWD-13 OIC-director Ramel Jamen said the agency …Read More
Mayor Ella Celestina Garcia-Yulo of Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental confirmed on Thursday that she got infected with coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), almost two weeks after she received the first dose of a vaccine.
In a statement, Garcia-Yulo said the positive result came after she underwent …Read More
Department of Health (DOH)-Region 7 official on Thursday urged local government units (LGU) to ramp up the campaign against smoking amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
In a presser in time for the National No Smoking Month this June, Dr. Dino Caing, DOH-7 medical …Read More
Malacañang assured on Thursday that boosting the country’s coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccination drive and not the upcoming May 2022 elections remains President Rodrigo Duterte’s top priority.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque made this remark after Albay 2nd District Rep. Joey Salceda disclosed that Davao City …Read More
The City Health Office (CHO) said the city government has opened the city’s biggest vaccination site located at Azuela Cove in Lanang, here.
City Health Office (CHO) acting head, Dr. Ashley Lopez, in a radio interview on June 2, said the Azuela Cove vaccination site …Read More
At least 18 additional temporary treatment and monitoring facilities (TTMF) for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients are expected to open in the coming months in parts of Region 12 (Soccsksargen).
Minda Morante, chairperson of the Regional Task Force (RTF) against Covid-19, said Thursday the construction …Read More
The Department of Health (DOH) 13 (Caraga) recorded a high consumption of vaccines against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
During the 33rd meeting of the Regional Task Force on Covid-19 (RTF Covid-19) on Thursday, the DOH-13 reported a 100.87 percent consumption rate of the first …Read More
Elderlies who have been vaccinated against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in this town each received a PHP2,000 financial assistance on Thursday.
Mayor Enrico Roque said this program aims to encourage all the senior citizens to be inoculated in order to protect themselves against Covid-19.
“Our …Read More
Governor Gerardo A. Noveras confirmed on Thursday that he contracted coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) based on the result of the reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test on May 30.
He called on the people he had close contact with in the previous days to immediately …Read More
The Quezon City government has issued an ordinance that will grant daily allowance to volunteer health workers in various coronavirus disease (Covid-19) vaccination sites.
The city shall pay food, travel, and subsistence daily allowance to the city’s volunteer medical staff serving at Covid-19 vaccination sites, …Read More
The city government will open in the coming days another primary isolation facility for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients as it continues to cope with the “alarming” increase in locally transmitted infections.
The local government said preparations are ongoing on Thursday for the conversion of …Read More
Negros Oriental recorded 51 more recoveries from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) even as cases continue to surge across the province.
The new recoveries are 26 from this city; Sibulan, seven; Siaton, six; Canlaon City, five; La Libertad and San Jose, two each; and Bindoy, …Read More
– The ongoing coronavirus pandemic continues to halt the deployment of Filipino workers to Japan, Philippine Ambassador in Tokyo Jose Laurel V said Thursday.
“As of now they still would like to have Filipinos as caregivers or homemakers for their aging population pero dahil itong …Read More