Tai Ji Men’s Protest in the US
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The first Public Employment Service Office (PESO) inside a mall in this city will start serving job-seekers next month.
Legazpi City PESO manager Diosdado Rañeses, in an interview on Sunday, said they are now completing all the needed equipment and facilities for its full-swing operations …Read More
The Philippine Post Office has removed notification cards as part of its “Hatid Malasakit” program to speed up delivery of mails and parcels to give much-deserved convenience to the people.
The public including their families abroad can now expect faster, safe, and convenient door-to-door delivery …Read More
Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, on Sunday ordered all police chiefs to deploy more personnel in public areas to prevent mass gatherings that can be considered super spreader events amid threat of more infectious Covid-19 Delta variant.
Eleazar issued the order after …Read More
Sorsogon Governor Francis Escudero on Sunday urged the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to ensure that persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) would be able to exercise their rights to vote in the May 2022 local and national elections.
In a statement posted on his Twitter account, …Read More
Tropical cyclone “Fabian” has intensified into a tropical storm but is unlikely to bring heavy rainfall in the country in the next 24 hours, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said on Sunday.
As of 4 a.m., the center of Tropical Storm …Read More
The Army’s 58th Infantry Division (58IB) is eradicating the resources of insurgents and developing communities within its area of jurisdiction in Misamis Oriental province to weaken the operations of communist terrorist groups.
Lt. Col. Ricky Canatoy, commander of the 58IB, said Communist Party of the …Read More
A 62-year-old widower and member of the Barangay Peacekeeping Action Team in Sobol village here drowned in a river on Saturday night.
In an interview on Sunday, Pangasinan Police Provincial Office (PPPO) information officer Maj. Arturo Melchor Jr. identified the victim as Crisencio Saculles.
“The …Read More
Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi likened the national government’s commitment to end local communist armed conflict to biking, noting that they are both steadfast in their reaching their goals.
Cusi, who is also Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) in Region 4-B (Mimaropa), made …Read More
The cause of women in sports in the country got a big shot in the arm when Atty. Charlie Ho, president of the Philippine Netball Federation was elected vice president of the Asia Netball, formerly Asian Netball Federation, last July 15 in a voting process …Read More
The Army’s 4th Infantry Division (4ID) on Saturday handed the Order of Lapu-Lapu to the bereaved family of Pvt. Jesfel Maquiabas who initially survived the C-130 plane crash in Patikul, Sulu but died of complications nearly two weeks after.
The merit medal was handed to …Read More
An Emirates flight delivered 1,606,600 doses of the Janssen-manufactured Johnson and Johnson (J&J) vaccine on Saturday afternoon, completing the 3.212 million doses coursed through the World Health Organization (WHO)-led Covax Facility.
The first tranche arrived Friday.
“More than 90 percent of our people are not …Read More
Anti-drug operatives of the Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) have arrested three suspects and confiscated PHP136,000 worth of shabu in two separate buy-busts on Saturday night, reports on Sunday showed.
At around 11:15 p.m., Krisha Agsam, 41; and Dennis Selobo, 43, both street-level individuals (SLIs), …Read More
The Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) elected Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi as party president during its national assembly in Clark, Pampanga on Saturday, replacing Senator Manny Pacquiao.
Pacquiao is currently in Los Angeles, California where he is training for his August 22 (August 21, …Read More
Senator Win Gatchalian warned financial service providers anew, including online lending platforms, against continuing with their abusive debt collection practice, as he vowed to pursue the legislation criminalizing such acts.
“Masyado nang mapangahas ang ibang lending companies na nagsulputan. Hindi sila titigil hangga’t walang batas …Read More
Mayor Evelio Leonardia has ordered the creation of the Bacolod Safety Seal Committee (BSSC) to ensure that health and safety protocols are implemented as part of the “new normal” in the conduct of business and trade in this city.
“(This is) with the end view …Read More
At least 24 provincial governors have supported the resolution issued by the ruling Partido ng Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) urging President Rodrigo Duterte to run for vice president in the 2022 elections.
In their collective statement, the provincial governors said the administration’s Covid-19 response …Read More
The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) celebrated the National CPR Day on Saturday, together with the Department of Health, Department of Education, and the Philippine Heart Association, via an online webinar with more than 500 participants.
As of Sunday, the Facebook live coverage of the event …Read More
A leader of the local terrorist group Dawlah Islamiya (DI) was killed while two others were captured during a law enforcement operation in Maguindanao, the military here reported Sunday.
Lt. Colonel Benjamin Cadiente, commanding officer of the Army’s 33rd Infantry Battalion (IB), identified a slain …Read More
The completion of the new passenger terminal building of the Clark International Airport is seen to help the country’s economy bounce back from the impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade on Saturday said the new passenger …Read More
Former rebels of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) in Negros Oriental who surrendered to authorities have benefited from the government’s Enhanced Comprehensive Local Integration Program (E-CLIP) this year amid the challenges brought about by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
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The Covid-19 Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and ward tents donated by the Department of Health (DOH)–Calabarzon at the Quezon Medical Center in Lucena City are now ready for utilization.
Among the logistics, medical supplies, and equipment delivered were ambulatory blood pressure monitor, pulse oximeter, non-rebreather …Read More
Active surveillance of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases by the Department of Health in Region 10 (DOH-10) has enabled it to detect the Delta variant in two Northern Mindanao cities.
The DOH Central Office announced on Friday that of the 16 recent Delta variant cases, …Read More
More than 150 people were killed and over 650 injured in flooding in western Germany, officials said on Sunday.
At least 110 people lost their lives in the hard-hit Ahrweiler district of the Rhineland-Palatinate state, the Koblenz Police Department said in a statement. It also …Read More
The road toward population protection just got wider with the arrival of 1.5 million doses of government-procured Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine on Saturday.
Department of Health’s Dr. Ariel Valencia, the Director for Supply Chain Management Service, said the new supply will be distributed nationwide for second-dose …Read More
Fung Kai Choi, DSWD-9 information officer for 4Ps, said Saturday they continuously advise their beneficiaries to protect themselves and their families against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) by discussing the jabs’ benefits during the monthly Family Development Session.
Education materials are also posted online and …Read More
The first positive Covid-19 case has been identified in the athletes’ village of Tokyo Olympic, organizers confirmed here on Saturday.
The infected person, who received a negative result at the airport but tested positive during the screening test in the village on Friday, is now …Read More
The Bicol Regional Task Force Covid-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) and the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (RDRRMC) are on alert status for the arrival of a tugboat and barge from Butuan City reportedly with crew members infected with the virus, the Office of Civil …Read More