DOH rallies volunteers for Nat’l Vax Days

MANILA — The Department of Health (DOH) called on volunteers to be part of the National Vaccination Days. During the public briefing on weekend, DOH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire called…

“Bong Go is my only presidential bet,” PRRD emphasizes as he endorses his long-time aide for the highest post

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte stressed in an online interview that it was him who pushed Senator Christopher “Bong” Go to run for president after Go withdrew his vice-presidential bid…

Willie Revillame expresses support for Bong Go’s candidacy; aligns with PRRD’s vision of providing a more comfortable life for the Filipinos

MANILA – On Tuesday, November 16, TV personality Willie Revillame joined Senator Christopher “Bong” Go in the launch of the 149th Malasakit Center at San Lorenzo Ruiz Hospital in Malabon…

City of San Fernando, La Union under MECQ

Governor Francisco Emmanuel “Pacoy” Ortega III, through Executive Order (EO) No. 11 issued on Thursday, has placed the City of San Fernando, La Union under Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) from April 10 to 22 this year.

Office of Rep. Ortega, DOH turn over ambulances to La Union LGUs

The Office of First District Representative Pablo Ortega, in partnership with the Department of Health-Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD) in the Ilocos, turned over ambulances to the local government units (LGUs) in the province of La Union on Monday.

2 dead, 63 families evacuated as ‘Ulysses’ batters Cordillera

The Cordillera Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (CDRRMC) reported two deaths due to Typhoon Ulysses.

Pandemic-hit Japanese firms introduce early retirement

Hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, the number of companies in Japan introducing early retirement plans has more than doubled this year.

Southeast Asian leaders greet Biden victory

Leaders of Southeast Asian countries have congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden on his winning the race for the White House.

WHO looks forward to work ‘very closely’ with Biden

The World Health Organization chief on Monday congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, saying the WHO looks forward to working with their administration “very closely.”

Pangasinan raises ‘blue alert’ as ‘Rolly’ nears

The Pangasinan Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) here has placed the entire province under “blue alert” due to typhoon “Rolly”.

Navy safeguards northern islands

Northern Luzon Command’s (Nolcom) Naval Forces Northern Luzon conducted a flag-raising ceremony on Fuga Island on August 8.

‘Igme’ brings scattered rains over PH Saturday

The low pressure area spotted near Batanes has developed into tropical depression Igme and will bring some rains in most parts of the country on Saturday.

PhilHealth’s Covid-19 packages continue: Nograles

The Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) continues to provide coverage for its members who have contracted the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said on Saturday.

Gamboa orders PNP-ACG to toughen drive vs. cyberbullying

MANILA – Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Gen. Archie Gamboa on Sunday ordered the PNP Anti-Cybercrime Group (PNP-ACG) to step up its campaign against cyberbullying that victimize the youth on social…

Bodies of 4 family members killed in CDO fire found

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – Firefighters on Saturday retrieved four bodies belonging to a family that was burned when a fire broke out in an urban village here three days ago.

Local pharma interested to reproduce Covid-19 vaccine: DOST

A local pharmaceutical company had expressed interest to reproduce a coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine that other countries may develop, a Department of Science and Technology (DOST) official said on Saturday.

BRP Jose Rizal arrives in Hawaii for RIMPAC 2020

The Philippine Navy (PN)’s first missile-frigate, BRP Jose Rizal (FF-150), has safely arrived on Saturday (Manila time) at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii for the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise set from August 17 to 31

Makati expands e-market; offers free delivery

Residents do not need to go out to buy commodities anymore as the Makati City government expanded its online store by offering free delivery services within the city.

Comelec to resume voter registration Sept. 1

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Saturday announced the resumption of voter registration starting next month.

2 ex-PhilHealth execs to cooperate with probe: DOJ

Two former officials of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) have agreed to disclose details of the anomalies hounding the state insurer, an official of the Department of Justice (DOJ) said Saturday.