Posts Tagged ‘Covid-19’

Health Sec. Duque, pinagbibitiw ng mga senador dahil sa anila’y sari-saring kapalpakan sa pagtugon sa COVID-19

METRO MANILA – Naghain nga ng resolusyon ang di bababa sa labing apat na senador upang manawagan sa agarang pagbibitiw sa pwesto ni Department of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III. Kabilang sa mga senador na pumirma sa senate resolution number ...

April 16, 2020 (Thursday)

COVID-19 crisis sa Pilipinas, posibleng tumagal ng 2 taon – Pang. Duterte

MALACAÑANG, Philippines – Magdedepende pa rin sa magiging tugon ng sambayanang Pilipino ang itatagal ng krisis na dala ng coronavirus disease sa bansa ayon kay Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte. Kung di aniya makikipagtulungan ang mga mamamayan sa ipinatutupad na mga patakaran ...

April 9, 2020 (Thursday)

Mga pulis, inatasan ng JTF CV Shield na ituloy ang panghuhuli laban sa mga ECQ violators

METRO MANILA – “Dont lower  your ground,” ito ang utos ni JTF CV Shield Commander  PLTGEN. Guillermo Eleazar sa mga pulis laban sa mga patuloy na lumalabag sa Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). Ayon kay Eleazar, kailangan pa ng mas istriktong ...

April 9, 2020 (Thursday)

Bilang ng nagpositibo sa COVID-19 sa bansa, umabot na sa 3,018

Umabot na sa 3,018 ang nagpositibo sa coronavirus disease sa bansa. 386 cases ang nadagdag ngayong araw. Samantala 136 na ang nasawi dahil sa COVID-19. 29 ang nadagdag sa death toll ngayong araw. 52 na rin ang total recoveries matapos ...

April 3, 2020 (Friday)

A medical front-liner shares an emotional post about going to work nowadays

A Quirino Memorial Medical Center (QMMC) nurse cannot help herself from venting out to social media about what she feels as a frontliner in a hospital with confirmed cases of COVID-19 and Patients Under Investigation (PUI). Gayle Padin Ching and ...

March 23, 2020 (Monday)

Kakulangan sa PPE ng mga ospital sa bansa, tutugunan ng DOH

Nangako ang Kagawaran ng Kalusugan na tutugunan nila ang kakulangan ng mga ospital sa mga Protective Personal Equipment (PPE) para sa kanilang medical personnel. Tumanggap ang Pilipinas ng 100,000 test kits, 100,000 surgical masks, 10,000 set ng medical protection suits, ...

March 23, 2020 (Monday)

Demand ng online English tutors sa Pilipinas, tumaas

Tumaas ang demand sa mga online English tutor sa bansa bunsod ng pagsasara ng maraming paaralan dahil sa coronavirus disease pandemic. Ayon sa online learning platform na 51Talk, simula pa noong Pebrero ay napansin na nila ang pagtaas ng bilang ...

March 23, 2020 (Monday)

Diskarteng Pinoy vs COVID-19; alamin ang ilang DIY solutions

Sabi nga ng ancient Greek Philosopher na si Plato, “Necessity is the mother of invention.” Kaya sa kabila ng pagkakaubusan ng mga face mask at alcohol, hirap na makabili ng pangunahing bilihin at pananatili sa loob ng bahay dahil sa ...

March 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Testing kits at medical supplies mula China, dumating na sa Pilipinas

Nakarating sa Department of Health (DOH) ang mga ulat ukol sa problema sa kakulangan ng personal protective equipment (PPE) sa mga ospital. Ayon kay Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario S. Vergeire, inaayos na ng kagawaran ang sistema ng pagtanggap ng mga ...

March 22, 2020 (Sunday)

Congress to hold Special Session on Monday to tackle how to scale up efforts vs COVID-19

Leaders from the Executive and Legislative branches of the government met today to discuss how to work together to strengthen government efforts in responding to the COVID-19 situation. The Executive branch will provide its proposed measure to the legislators immediately. ...

March 22, 2020 (Sunday)

65-year-old member of the Congressional staff died due to COVID-19

A 65-year-old member of the Congressional staff passed away due to COVID-19. According to House of Representatives Secretary General Atty. Jose Luis G. Montales, the person with underlying medical conditions had no travel history to any country with confirmed COVID-19 ...

March 21, 2020 (Saturday)

QC mayor says ‘missing’ COVID-19 patient is a case of misunderstanding

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte says the issue on the allegedly ‘missing’ COVID-19 patient is a case of misunderstanding, noting that the patient could be residing in a different barangay. Following the placing of extreme enhanced community quarantine in two ...

March 21, 2020 (Saturday)

E-Trikes work to disinfect barangays – DOLE

The NCR regional office of the labor department today clarified that the emergency employment it is providing in the city of Manila involves the sanitation and disinfection of public places and communities. DOLE NCR regional director Sarah Buena Mirasol made ...

March 20, 2020 (Friday)

Over 500 hotel rooms offered to frontliners in Manila City for free amid the fight vs. COVID-19

More than 500 rooms in hotels and motels are offered for free to frontliners in Manila City who are affected by the temporary shutdown of mass transport since the implementation of enhanced community quarantine all over Luzon. This is through ...

March 20, 2020 (Friday)

US President Trump signs coronavirus relief package into law

US President Donald Trump signed into a law a coronavirus emergency aid package that includes provisions for free testing for COVID-19 and paid emergency leave. The Trump Administration pressed for enactment of a $1 trillion stimulus package, to possibly include ...

March 20, 2020 (Friday)

DOH Sec. Duque confirms he is in home quarantine but has no symptoms of COVID-19

Department of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III confirmed to UNTV News and Rescue yesterday that he is in home quarantine. This is because he is considered as a close contact of a senior official who has tested positive for COVID-19. ...

March 20, 2020 (Friday)

Bayanihan prevails amid COVID-19 threat

It has been done countless times and it will continue to be done, for the spirit of Filipino bayanihan prevails against all calamities. Filipinos are rallying together despite imposed limitations, to give as much help as they can amid the ...

March 20, 2020 (Friday)

Deadline for renewal of licenses, franchises extended to April – DOTr

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Transportation(DOTr) has announced that the deadline for renewal of permits, licenses, and franchises has been extended until the end of April. Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade said he has already issued the order to the ...

March 19, 2020 (Thursday)