Posts Tagged ‘Covid-19’

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)

DILG warns raps vs barangay execs failing to follow protocols vs COVID-19

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has reminded all barangay officials to strictly implement the protocols set by the national government to combat the spread of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). DILG Secretary Eduardo Año ...

March 19, 2020 (Thursday)

Two Filipino COVID-19 patients in Singapore recover; active cases down to 9

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), through the Philippine Embassy in Singapore, has announced the recovery of two Filipino nationals from coronavirus disease (COVID-19). This brings the total active cases of Filipinos infected by COVID-19 down to ...

March 19, 2020 (Thursday)

DOLE, magkakaloob ng trabaho sa mga “No Work, No Pay” workers

Magkakaloob ng pansamantalang trabaho ang Department of Labor and Employment sa mga manggagawang tatamaan ng “no work, no pay” scheme sa buong Luzon. Ayon sa kagawaran, bibigyan nila ng 10-day temporary work ang mga nasabing manggagawa kung saan sila ay ...

March 18, 2020 (Wednesday)

WHO: Iwasan ang pag-inom ng Ibuprofen para sa COVID-19 Symptoms

Inirerekomenda ng WHO ang pag-iwas sa pag-inom ng Ibuprofen kung ikaw ay may sintomas ng COVID-19, pagkatapos magbigay ng babala ang French Officials na maaring magpalala ito ng epekto ng virus. Ang babalang ito ni French Health Minister Veran ay ...

March 18, 2020 (Wednesday)

Pangulong Duterte, isinailalim na sa pinaigting na Community Quarantine ang buong Luzon

METRO MANILA – Upang maiwasan ang lalo pang pagkalat ng COVID-19 sa bansa, pinalawig at pinaigting na ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ang Community Quarantine hindi lang sa Metro Manila kundi sa buong main Luzon island na. Simula kaninang alas-12 ng ...

March 17, 2020 (Tuesday)

Nasawi sa COVID-19 sa Pilipinas 5 na; kumpirmadong kaso umakyat na sa 52

METRO MANILA – Kinumpirma ng Department Of Health (DOH) na nasawi na noong March 11 dahil sa COVID-19 ang Patient Number 37 at ang magasawang Patient Number 5 at 6, lahat sila ay pawang mga Pilipino. Ang Patient Number 5 ...

March 13, 2020 (Friday)

Suspensyon ng klase sa lahat ng antas sa Metro Manila, pinalawig pa ni Pangulong Duterte hanggang April 12, 2020

METRO MANILA – Mananatiling walang pasok sa lahat ng antas, pribado at pampublikong paaralan man at kolehiyo sa Metro Manila hanggang April 12, 2020. Isa ito sa mga inanunsyo ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte Kagabi (March 12) sa kaniyang Public Address ...

March 13, 2020 (Friday)

Metro Manila, isinailalim na sa Community Quarantine ni Pangulong Duterte upang maiwasan ang pagkalat ng COVID-19

METRO MANILA – Aprubado na ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ang rekomendasyon ng Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) na itaas ang Coronavirus Disease-19 alert system sa Code Red Alert Sublevel 2. Ibig sabihin, mas matitinding ...

March 13, 2020 (Friday)

Mga turistang Pilipino papayagan ng bumiyahe papunta sa ilang lugar sa South Korea

Pinahihintulutan na ng pamahalaan ang mga turistang Pilipino na bumiyahe patungong South Korea subalit bawal pa rin silang magtungo sa mga lugar na may mataas na kaso ng coronavirus infection partikular na sa north Gyeongsang province, Daegu City at Cheongdo ...

March 3, 2020 (Tuesday)