For nesting hawksbill turtles, this Philippine community is a sanctuary

… into the sea. MISAMIS ORIENTAL, Philippines — For hundreds of years, … town of Candiis in the Philippines’ Misamis Oriental province have … species found in the Philippines....

Ex-Philippine Information Agency chief, U.P. prof Renato Velasco dies

… Department Twitter Page MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Former Philippine Information Agency (PIA … Philippine Information Agency (PIA) chief under then-president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. … also the president of...

Cabinet members donate part of salaries

MANILA, Philippines — In a bid … the suffering of quarantined Filipinos, most Cabinet members have agreed … coronavirus epidemic, according to Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles. Some … fight....

Cebu Filipino-Chinese community donates PPEs to frontliners

… Force of the Cebu Filipino-Chinese Community turns … Contributed photo CEBU CITY, Philippines —Recognizing the need for much … coronavirus 2019 pandemic, the Filipino-Chinese community in Cebu …...

Manila hospital to temporarily close after staff test positive for COVID-19

… Manila (CNN Philippines, April 4) – Ospital ng Sampaloc in Manila City … of the City Mayor. Manila City Mayor Francisco … hospital undergoes complete disinfection. Manila PIO...

Chinese-Filipino business group backs selective quarantine

MANILA, Philippines — As government leaders debate … (COVID-19), the Chinese-Filipino business community on Saturday called … of the Federation of Filipino Chinese Chambers of Commerce … organization of...

Man shot dead for disobeying coronavirus rules in Philippines

… kill anyone violat­ing quaran­tine President Rodrigo Duterte had earlier … spread of coronavirus. President Rodrigo Duterte had earlier … announcement on Wednesday, President Rodrigo Duterte said that …...

Heists, hostages and high drama: Money Heist is back and Manila is in it

… as Nairobi Belen Cuesta as Manila Introducing Manila Part 4 introduces yet … another strong woman: Manila, played by Cuesta. “It was … has never been to the...

Northern Mindanao’s rice supply boosted with 5.3 metric tons from Vietnam

… with rice docked  at the  Philippine Ports Authority in Iligan City … to Dumaguete, Cebu, Bohol and Manila last week. Cariño said 340 … major food baskets in Southern...

2 more PUIs, including a 3-month-old baby, die in South Cotabato

… Provincial Health Office and the Philippine Medical Society South Cotabato … recent travel history to Metro Manila. The patient is in … being sent to  the Southern Philippines...

Isko Moreno, other Manila officials donating salaries to PGH

… 39;s Facebook page MANILA, Philippines – Manila Mayor Isko Moreno and … in April to the Philippine General Hospital, he announced … Philippines – Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH)...

PNP assures it understands the President’s order

… Archie Gamboa, chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), who said … the quarantine. “Probably the President just overemphasized on implementing the … over the world. The Philippines...

More than 500 Filipinos abroad infected with coronavirus

… Ben Nabong/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – More Filipinos abroad have contracted the novel … Francisco Bay, according to the Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco … on International Health...

Filipino crew member of Grand Princess cruise ship dies of COVID-19

… Carolyn Wright/AFP MANILA, Philippines – A Filipino crew member of the Grand … to the Philippines, Bensurto said. A total of 444 Filipinos were flown … home to...

Amnesty International PH on Duterte address: Filipinos need better health services, not guns

… Manila (CNN Philippines, April 4) — Amnesty International Philippines expressed concern over President Rodrigo … nation right now. The Filipino people need better health services … goons," Amnesty...

Archdiocese of Manila opens facilities, churches to accommodate frontliners

… of the Philippines. (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) MANILA, Philippines — The Archdiocese of Manila has opened … Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines Permanent Committee on Public Affairs … medical...

ASIA/PHILIPPINES – Manila’s “double war”: coronavirus and drugs, with unpunished murders

… the diocese of Cubao, near Manila, to Agenzia Fides. … ;, she notes. Since 2016, President Rodrigo Duterte has started anti … the poorest neighborhoods in the Philippines...

ASIA/PHILIPPINES – Appointment of the Apostolic Vicar of Jolo

… Mary Immaculate, in the Philippines as Apostolic Vicar of the … Theology of the Ateneo de Manila University, in Quezon City, … College, Jolo; 2010-2014: President of Notre...

51 more Filipinos abroad contract coronavirus, total now at 517

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, April 4) — The number of Filipinos infected with … number of fatalities among overseas Filipinos to 43. A total … of 131 Filipinos abroad...

DOTr: Usage of Manila ports at 75 percent as shippers, consignees start withdrawing overstaying cargoes

… Eagle News)–Usage of the Manila ports is now at 75 … cargoes carrying essential needs. “The (Philippine Ports Authority) is happy about … a 60% use of the...