Last weekend, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said that the Department of Health has ordered P1.8 billion worth of personal protective equipment (PPE) for health workers. This is to increase the protection of health workers who are fighting the COVID-19 virus. (ALSO READ: VP Leni sends PPEs to over 60 hospitals and communities) Duque said that the […]
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In this time of pandemic and uncertainty, many of us often feel lost and overwhelmed. Something as simple as going out to buy groceries has become an incredibly complicated matter. Aside from the social distancing guidelines that we’re all bound to follow, just figuring out which supermarkets are even still open has become a source […]
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As the new coronavirus continues to spread, many places have taken their own preventative measures. Government officials have issued lockdowns and quarantines to contain the spread of the virus. (ALSO READ: These Buildings Are Being Converted Into COVID-19 Quarantine Facilities) (Photo from facebook.com/IlocosNorteOfficial) With this, Ilocos Norte Governor Matthew Marcos Manotoc issued EO 65-20 last Sunday, placing […]
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With social distancing being imposed in many parts of the world, many people find it hard to go out and buy essential needs. Lockdowns and community quarantines also make it difficult for residents to go far places just so they can buy food and necessities. (ALSO READ: Pasig City deploys ‘mobile palengke’ during enhanced community quarantine) […]
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As our health workers and frontliners are fighting the COVID-19 virus, many people have come up with ways to raise money to support them. Several celebrities and well-known personalities have all helped in giving back to those who are fighting this pandemic. (ALSO READ: Here’s How To ‘Pledge A Plate’ and Help Feed Our Frontliners) With […]
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Pakundangan, which means reverence and respect, is an online live music gig happening on April 4, 2020 (4-11 pm) on Jess & Pat’s Facebook page. Started by Lia Alfonso, a graduating senior in Ateneo de Manila University, Pakundangan Benefit Gig is her thesis project for the benefit of the Ayta community in Katutubo Village in […]
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Innovation is born out of adversity. Due to the cancellation of numerous Career Fairs around the country, leaving students in need of a platform to find employment opportunities, an online job and internship fair is born to serve the growing needs of both university students and fresh graduates alike. Based in the College of Business […]
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In desperate bid to prevent the further spread of the new coronavirus that causes the fatal COVID-19, a police officer in India wears a “coronavirus helmet” to warn people to stay home. Watch it below. An artist named Gowtham collaborated with the local police and produced the eye-catching “coronavirus helmet.” “People are not hygienic enough,” […]
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Shipments of fresh vegetables from La Trinidad, Benguet have been put to a temporary halt after the local city government has placed the entire town under an enhanced community quarantine. Mayor Romeo Salda announced on Saturday that all activities are to cease for the time being as they disinfect the town and conduct contact tracing […]
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It’s been a little over two weeks when President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the implementation of enhanced community quarantine on the island of Luzon. If I were being optimistic, we’re halfway there. Tentatively, the enhanced community quarantine is set in place until April 12. If you’re going out for some groceries later to refill your depleted […]
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