Quantitative managers cite inadequate manpower as source of dissatisfaction; fundamental managers cite inability to quickly onboard and deploy data
Processes managers are already or are considering outsourcing…
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All teachers and non-teaching personnel participating in the pilot implementation of limited face-to-face classes in Quezon City are fully vaccinated.
Safety protocols must be strictly followed by Payatas B Annex Elementary School and Bagong Silangan Elementary School, two of 28 schools in the National Capital …Read More
The provincial government of Ilocos Sur has suspended the rule requiring the use of the Safe, Swift, and Smart Passage (S-PaSS), a travel management system for easier contact tracing purposes, for travelers.
Dr. Trina Tabboga-Talaga, medical chief of the Ilocos Sur Provincial Hospital-Gabriela Silang, confirmed …Read More
A prison official on Monday said they will wait for the findings of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) before deciding on whether to allow face-to-face visits to persons deprived of liberty (PDLs).
Speaking at the Laging Handa press …Read More
The House of Representatives on Monday approved on final reading a measure strengthening professionalism and promoting the continuity of policies and modernization initiatives within the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).
With 184 affirmative votes, six negative votes, and no abstention, the chamber passed on …Read More
A former high-ranking leader of the New People’s Army (NPA) once deceived by its left-leaning group urged the public on Monday not to vote for party-list groups under the Makabayan bloc.
In the virtual program Laban Kasama ang Bayan” of Sonshine Media Network International (SMNI), …Read More
The city government of Marikina on Monday officially opened its Christmas Shoe Bazaar to help the local shoe industry recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Marikina City Mayor Marcelino “Marcy” Teodoro led the opening of the bazaar, which will run until January 15 …Read More
Three more public schools here opened limited face-to-face classes on Monday and more are undergoing assessment for possible expansion in the coming weeks.
Romelito Flores, Department of Education (DepEd) city division superintendent, said the three schools are situated in two barangays – San Jose and …Read More
A health official on Monday said the Department of Health (DOH) continues with its contact tracing efforts to locate eight more travelers from South Africa.
During an online media forum, Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said the eight unlocated travelers are among the 253 individuals …Read More
The Emergency Operations Center-Task Force (EOC-TF) here is looking at achieving population protection against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) by the end of the year.
As of December 5, some 84 percent of Bacolod residents have already received at least a single dose of the vaccine …Read More
The local government here on Monday issued an order regulating the sale, distribution, manufacture, and use of fireworks and other pyrotechnic devices in the city this holiday season.
“In anticipation of holiday celebrations, it is expected that as part of Filipino traditions, the use of …Read More
A senator on Monday said the new fire protection law that seeks to efficiently and effectively address fire-related accidents by modernizing the country’s firefighting capability will benefit the communities.
In a statement, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go, vice chair of the Senate committee on finance, …Read More
Mayor Michael Rama on Monday said the city will bolster inoculation efforts for persons with disabilities (PWD) before the distribution of their financial assistance, in a bid to protect the sector against severe coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infection.
In a press briefing, he said the …Read More
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade on Monday promised to continue his commitment to deliver infrastructure projects necessary to spur the country’s development as he shared the challenges he faced as transportation chief.
In a statement, Tugade said being a public servant was “a thankless endeavor, with …Read More
The Army’s 97th Infantry Battalion (IB) turned over Sunday night the remains of a female communist rebel, who was seriously wounded in a clash and abandoned to die by her comrades in the hinterlands of Sergio Osmeña, Zamboanga del Norte.
“We brought the remains of …Read More
Senator Christopher “Bong” Go is appealing to supporters and critics alike not to doubt his intention to withdraw from the 2022 presidential race, insisting that he would formally file his statement of withdrawal before the Commission on Elections (Comelec) at the right time.
This, as …Read More
An education official on Monday said the pilot implementation of limited face-to-face (F2F) classes in 28 public schools in the National Capital Region (NCR) “went smoothly”.
In a Laging Handa public briefing, Department of Education (DepEd) Undersecretary Nepomuceno Malaluan said the 28 public schools in …Read More
The Department of Agriculture (DA) provided PHP157 million worth of various agricultural interventions to the province of Misamis Oriental on Monday.
Agriculture Secretary William Dar and members of the DA-Regional Field Office 10 led the activity, which forms part of the support of the national …Read More
The House of Representatives on Monday approved on third and final reading the measure requiring the registration of Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards.
With 181 affirmative votes, six negative votes, and no abstention, the chamber passed House Bill No. 5793 or the “SIM Card Registration …Read More
The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) has declared 16 barangays from the towns of Umingan, Sual, and San Fabian, and this city as drug-cleared following a series of evaluations and monitoring.
In a phone interview on Monday, PDEA Pangasinan provincial officer Rechie Camacho said Pangasinan …Read More
The chairperson of the House Ways and Means Committee on Monday urged the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to complete the Strategic Investment Priorities Plan (SIPP) mandated under the Corporate Recovery and Tax Incentives for Enterprises (CREATE) Act before March 2022, the first anniversary …Read More
The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) ended in the positive territory while the peso slightly shed against the US dollar on Monday’s trading.
The local stock market gained 75.55 points, or 1.07 percent, to 7,130.74.
All shares also increased by 26.64 points, or 0.58 percent, …Read More
Philippine office demand surged in the last quarter of the year registering year-to-date at 539,000 square meters (sqm), or already 38 percent higher than the 2020 figure of 389,000 sqm, supported by strong fundamentals, according to the latest study by Leechiu Property Consultants (LPC).
Take-up …Read More
Registration of residents aged 5 to 15 years old to the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) is subject to local ordinances, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) in Sarangani.
Without an ordinance or express approval from local government units, registration centers will cater only to …Read More
The city government here has issued an order disallowing the holding of face-to-face parties this Christmas season among individuals not staying in the same dwelling.
Mayor Carmelo Lazatin Jr., in his executive order (EO) issued on Monday, said the move is a measure to prevent …Read More
A total of 164 party-list groups will participate in an electronic raffle on Dec. 10 to determine the order of their listing on the official ballot for the May 2022 polls.
The e-raffle will be held at the Commission on Elections (Comelec) Session Hall on …Read More
A total of 567 persons who committed various offenses were arrested and some PHP3 million worth of illegal drugs were seized in a weeklong anti-crime drive in Region 3 (Central Luzon).
Brig. Gen. Matthew Baccay, director of the Police Regional Office 3 (PRO3), said on …Read More
The National Task Force Against Covid-19 (NTF) on Monday urged those unvaccinated to get their Covid-19 jabs as the country received a total of 1,497,200 doses of government-procured Moderna vaccine.
“Tayo po ay muling nanawagan sa ating mga kababayan, lalo na po ngayon na meron …Read More
The Bicol Regional Training and Teaching Hospital (BRTTH) in this city has expanded up to 250 its bed capacity as it braces for a possible surge in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections that could be triggered by the new variant Omicron.
“We are ready just …Read More
Some former Quezon City Jail inmates returned to the facility recently, not for committing crimes again but for their second doses of the Covid-19 vaccine.
The “Ligtas Lahat” (everyone protected) activity was spearheaded by San Miguel Corporation (SMC) infrastructure arm San Miguel Holdings Corp., Integrated …Read More
Small Business Corporation (SBCorp), the financing arm of the Department of Trade and Industy (DTI), has expanded its Sustaining Trade and Access to Primary Food and Link to Enterprises (STAPLES) program.
Under STAPLES, micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) of fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) …Read More
The biggest secondary school in the province of Antique started on Monday the limited face-to-face classes for senior high school taking up Technical-Vocational Livelihood (TVL).
Antique National School (ANS) principal, Roger Jomolo, said in an interview that 88 out of 500 senior high school students …Read More
Local government officials in Negros Occidental are mourning the death of former provincial board member David Lacson after a battle with coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson, in a statement Monday, said the sudden demise of Lacson last week came as a shock …Read More
The Covid-19 pandemic has created an additional need of USD1.7 trillion for developing countries, said Haoliang Xu, the assistant secretary-general of the United Nations.
In a video message at the 12th Bosphorus Summit in Istanbul, Xu, who is also the director of Bureau for Policy …Read More
A beneficiary of the “Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa” (BP2) program on Monday looks at pursuing an e-commerce business upon her return to La Union province.
Diane Carol Elumba, 36, was one of the thriving entrepreneurs hit hard by the shutdown of malls and major retailers …Read More
Helsinn Achieves Carbon Neutrality
Lugano, Switzerland, December 6, 2021 – Helsinn Group (“Helsinn”), a fully integrated, global biopharma company with a diversified pipeline of innovative oncology assets and strong track-record of commercial execution, today announces that it has achieved carbon neutrality for …Read More
Helsinn Achieves Carbon Neutrality
Lugano, Switzerland, December 6, 2021 – Helsinn Group (“Helsinn”), a fully integrated, global biopharma company with a diversified pipeline of innovative oncology assets and strong track-record of commercial execution, today announces that it has achieved carbon neutrality for
Joins from United Nations to lead growing carbon team
Elena Belletti, Head of Carbon Research, Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business
LONDON/HOUSTON/SINGAPORE, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business (Nasdaq:VRSK), has
First and only neutralizing antibody therapy for this age group
SHANGHAI, China, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Junshi Biosciences (HKEX: 1877; SSE: 688180), a leading innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel therapies, announced today that the United States