Garcia issues EO placing Cebu under regular GCQ

Governor Gwendolyn Garcia has signed an executive order placing Cebu province under general community quarantine (GCQ) which took effect on Wednesday.

Although the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) placed Cebu province under “GCQ with heightened restrictions”, Garcia signed EO …

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Inmates register for 2022 polls

Persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) will be allowed to vote during the May 9, 2022 elections but only within the jail premises on the same day and under the supervision of a special board of election inspectors (BEIs).

Lawyer Ian Macaraya, election officer of Dumaguete …

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Robust demand pushes TDF rates up

Strong demand for the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ (BSP) term deposit facility (TDF) resulted in the rise of its interest rates on Wednesday.

Data released by the central bank showed that the weighted average rate of the seven-day facility, which is among the BSP’s tools …

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14 flights canceled due to bad weather

At least 14 flights were canceled due to bad weather as of Tuesday afternoon, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said.

The cancelled international and domestic flights include:

* All Nippon Airways (NH) 869/870 Manila-Haneda-Manila

* Singapore Airlines (SQ) 912 Singapore-Manila; SQ 919 Manila-Singapore

* …

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