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STUTTGART, Germany, Sept. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Arguments over the idea that the novel coronavirus emerged from a laboratory have escalated for a long time. Most scientists believe that COVID-19 has a natural origin and was transmitted from an animal to humans. However, a
Independent Data Monitoring Committee Supports Expansion to Adolescents and Pregnant and Nursing Women Based on Safety and Tolerability Data from Phase 2 Lead-In
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Linkflow Finance, a platform that focuses on creating a new paradigm for digital asset management, has announced its plan for an Initial Dex Offering Launchpad called LINKPAD.
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PHOENIX, Sept. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. (“WillScot Mobile Mini” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WSC), a North American leader in modular space and portable storage solutions, today announced the pricing of its previously announced underwritten secondary offering (the “Offering”) of
PHOENIX, Sept. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. (“WillScot Mobile Mini” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WSC), a North American leader in modular space and portable storage solutions, today announced the launch of an underwritten, secondary offering (the “Offering”) of 21,410,019 shares
NorthPort Batang Pier returned to PBA Philippine Cup action with a bang, taking down Blackwater Bossing, 98-73, on Thursday night at the Don Honorio Ventura State University Gym in Bacolor, Pampanga.
Seemingly not that rusty despite a long layoff made even worse by their coaching …Read More
The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) will conduct welfare intervention to cushion the impact of quarantine duties on its personnel’s emotional and mental health, an official said Friday.
Lt. Col. Wilbert Parilla, CCPO deputy director for operations, said in a press conference the police leadership …Read More
National Task Force Against Covid-19 chief implementer and vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. stood firm on the national government’s position on multi-party agreements (MPAs), saying they were put on hold due to questionable deals made by third-party consolidators.
“I need to have prudent judgment …Read More
Suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels shot dead a member of the Citizen Armed Force Geographical Unit (CAFGU) in Barangay Puting Bato, Cabadbaran City, Agusan del Norte on Sept. 9.
Cabadbaran City Police station chief, Lt. Col. Renel Serrano, identified the victim as Benie Boy …Read More
Typhoon Kiko will bring highly destructive typhoon-force winds in the northeastern portion of the Babuyan Islands, which has been placed under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal (TCWS) No. 4, the weather bureau said Friday.
Also affected are the extreme northeastern portion of Cagayan (Santa Ana, Gonzaga), …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law Republic Act (RA) 11589 that will strengthen and modernize the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP).
During the ceremonial signing of the BFP Modernization Act on Friday, Duterte said the new law would help boost the morale, efficiency, responsiveness, and …Read More
House Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez on Friday urged President Rodrigo Duterte to order the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) to release around PHP160 billion worth of For Later Release (FLR) funds.
In a statement, Rodriguez said that even though the funds were classified as …Read More
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is seeking lawmakers’ approval for its PHP23.7-billion proposed budget under the National Expenditure Program (NEP) for 2022.
During the House Committee on Appropriations budget hearing Friday, Secretary Ramon Lopez said a big chunk of the budget is for …Read More
The Philippine Overseas Employment Office (POLO) in the Sultanate of Oman is expecting more overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to enter the host country as both the Philippine and Oman governments have lifted the deployment ban this month.
In a virtual forum on Friday, Labor Attaché …Read More
The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) has “provisionally” approved the guidelines on the pilot implementation of granular lockdowns in Metro Manila, Malacañang announced on Friday.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, also acting as IATF-EID spokesperson, said the coronavirus disease 2019 …Read More
Three Daesh (Islamic State)-inspired Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) linked to atrocities in Datu Piang, Maguindanao surrendered Thursday afternoon to police authorities in the Bangsamoro Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).
In a statement, Brig. Gen. Eden Ugale, police director for Police Regional Office- BARMM, said …Read More
Negotiations are underway for the procurement of more coronavirus vaccines for next year, the National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 said Friday.
Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. said the NTF, local government units (LGUs), private sector, and provincial governors are preparing initial arrangements on additional vaccine …Read More
Damage to infrastructure caused by Typhoon Jolina has reached almost PHP60 million, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) reported on Friday.
In an update, DPWH Secretary Mark Villar said the typhoon has so far damaged an estimated PHP59.5 million of roads and flood …Read More
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) on Friday asked the faithful to pray for those affected by the onslaught of Typhoon Jolina.
In a statement, CBCP president and Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles said it is important for everyone to make those who are …Read More
The City Health Office (CHO) announced that 86.92 percent of the inhabitants in the Greater Sta. Cruz Island, the top tourist destination being known for its pink coralline sand, has been fully vaccinated.
Maria Christine Lim, CHO health education and promotion officer, said a total …Read More
Another Filipino is heading to the B.League as the Toyama Grouses on Friday announced their acquisition of Dwight Ramos.
“We are pleased to announce that Toyama Grouses has reached a basic agreement with Dwight Ramos for the B.League 2021-22 season,” the Grouses said in a …Read More
Typhoon Jolina has so far left a total of PHP286,772,948 worth of damage to agriculture and infrastructure as it swept through parts of Luzon and the Visayas.
In its update as of 8 a.m. Friday, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said …Read More
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the United States on Friday praised the Philippines for opening its doors to refugees fleeing Afghanistan to escape the Taliban rule.
In a statement, the UN refugee agency said it would extend assistance to the Philippines …Read More
The crime volume in Negros Oriental has dropped as of August this year compared to last year despite the lesser quarantine restrictions amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
Maj. Don Richmon Conag, acting provincial police operations officer of the Negros Oriental Provincial Police Office, …Read More
Stricter community quarantine restrictions imposed in August has pulled down auto sales downward.
The Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI) and Truck Manufacturers Association (TMA) reported Friday that vehicle sales in August 2021 declined by 11.5 percent year-on-year and 26.3 percent month-on-month.…Read More
Five suspects were arrested while some PHP510,000 in suspected shabu were seized by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Western Visayas (PDEA-6) Special Enforcement Team (SET) in three separate buy-busts here.
At past 1 p.m. on Friday, operatives collared high-value target Kim Khubchand, a resident …Read More
The 45-meter Meycauayan bridge in Meycauayan City and 64-meter Bigaa bridge in Balagtas, both in this province, are now open to motorists as the NLEX Corporation has completed the rehabilitation of these structures ahead of completion schedules.
“We are happy to announce that works in …Read More
Recognizing the importance of basic first aid skills, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) is set to conduct a webinar in celebration of World First Aid Day (WFAD) on September 11, with the theme “Be a First Aid Hero at School and in Your Community.”
“Basic …Read More
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Friday expressed its support to the memorandum of understanding (MOU) between the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) and the Philippine Campaign to Ban Landmines (PCBL) which aims to address the communist terrorists’ use of these deadly weapons.…Read More
A total of PHP3 billion will be disbursed to drivers and operators of public utility vehicles (PUV) across the country throughout the second phase of the service contracting program (SCP) beginning Friday.
The program would work similar to the previous SCP, with faster and “real …Read More
State Secretary Antony Blinken on Friday said the United States is “very gratified” by the recent restoration of the Visiting Forces Agreement between the US and the Philippines.
“We are very gratified to have the recent renewal of the Visiting Forces Agreement,” Blinken said during …Read More
Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, on Friday ordered a deeper investigation following the discovery of firearms and ammunition caches allegedly operated by a gun-running syndicate during a series of operations in Quezon City and Bulacan last September 8.
“Sa ating patuloy na …Read More
The police filed murder charges on September 9 against four people linked to the August 25 killing of a barangay chairperson in Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur.
Charged before the Pagadian City Prosecutor’s Office were Joseph Andos alias Butchoy; Julie Benabaye alias Gaga; and two …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the release of the “red” list of countries where travel restrictions will be implemented, Malacañang announced on Friday.
“President Rodrigo Roa Duterte approved today, Sept. 10, 2021, the imposition of travel restrictions on countries under the Red List,” Presidential Spokesperson …Read More
Keeping businesses afloat amid the pandemic is really a struggle but a combination of commitment among investors to surpass the challenges and government interventions are vital to keep operations resilient.
Jocelyn Ong-Perez, owner of Crafters Joy Cornhusk Products, based here, and the president of Philippine …Read More
The 2021 US Open will see an all-teenage final in women’s singles as 18-year-old Emma Raducanu will play against 19-year-old Leylah Fernandez on Saturday.
UK’s Raducanu beat Greek 17th seed Maria Sakkari 6-1, 6-4 on Thursday in the semifinal held at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Earlier …Read More
Rain Or Shine held off Magnolia, 75-72, for an all-important win in the PBA Philippine Cup at the Don Honorio Ventura State University Gym in Bacolor, Pampanga on Friday.
The Elasto Painters banked on clutch jumpers from their big men but had to heave a …Read More
The municipality of Agoo in La Union is now under modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) starting Friday until Sept. 16 to curb the rise of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases here.
Mayor Stefanie Ann Eriguel said the guidelines on the new quarantine status in Executive …Read More
Lanao del Sur’s Provincial Inter-Agency Task Force (PIATF) said Friday patients with Delta and Beta variants of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) have already recovered and have been discharged from the treatment facility.
In a statement, the PIATF said five patients were infected with the …Read More
The province of Negros Occidental on Friday conferred Olympic gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz the title of “adopted daughter” to acknowledge her unprecedented feat in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The distinction was given to the Zamboangueña weightlifter by virtue of a resolution passed by the Provincial …Read More
The city government on Friday inaugurated the PHP200 million Smart City Command Center funded by the Office of the President (OP).
In his message read by Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Undersecretary Marlo Iringan during the launch, President Rodrigo Duterte congratulated the …Read More
The local government unit (LGU) of Valderrama town in this province will prioritize the holding of training on swift water rescue and the purchase of a rubber raft to strengthen its disaster preparedness and response.
Valderrama Mayor Mary Joyce Roquero said in an interview Friday …Read More
Police arrested the No. 1 most wanted person in Pangasinan — a suspect in the ambush of former Governor Amado Espino Jr. three years ago.
In a phone interview on Friday, Pangasinan Police Provincial Office information officer, Maj. Arturo Melchor Jr., identified the suspect as …Read More
Philippine shares recovered on Friday despite the continued slide of their counterparts in the United States and the peso stays firm against the greenback.
The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) rose by 0.67 percent, or 46.49 points, to 6,970.51 points.
All Shares increased by 0.51 …Read More
Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo on Friday expressed his deep condolences over the passing of former Camarines Sur governor Luis Villafuerte Sr.
“I wish to send my prayers and support to the Villafuerte family on the passing of former Governor and Congressman Luis R. …Read More
Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III has assured the Senate that the agency will be submitting a comprehensive breakdown of the distribution of medical supplies procured by the government for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic response.
Lawmakers are seeking a detailed inventory …Read More
Mikey Williams went on a mission on Friday, leading TNT to a 100-85 win against NLEX in their PBA Philippine Cup game held at the Don Honorio Ventura State University Gym in Bacolor, Pampanga.
Williams exploded for 36 points on 13-of-20 shooting for the Tropang …Read More
The number of active coronavirus disease 2019 cases in the National Capital Region (NCR) may reach 152,000 to 330,000 by the end of the month, the Department of Health (DOH) said Friday.
In response to questions from the media over Viber, the DOH said while …Read More