Filipino News

Unang Yakap and Breastfeeding Are Life-Saving for Babies in the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines, 06 April 2020 – the … , WHO Representative in the Philippines. “Every mother needs to … , UNICEF Representative in the Philippines. During emergency situations, the...

Philippines’ No. 2 nickel ore exporter halts mining operations amid coronavirus concerns

MANILA, April 8 (Reuters) – Global Ferronickel Holdings Inc , the Philippines’ second-biggest …

Serenitea reopens two Metro Manila branches for delivery, takeout orders

… REOPENED. Serenitea reopens two Metro Manila branches for takeout and delivery … Serenitea's Facebook page MANILA, Philippines – Milk tea chain Serenitea reopened … two of their Metro...

All Filipino soldiers donate portion of salaries for coronavirus fight

… all members of the Philippine military starting from AFP … by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The country's … which have disenfranchised millions of Filipinos. “Our heart goes...

Philippines’ trade deficit drops to more than two-year low in February

MANILA, April 8 (Reuters) – The Philippines posted its smallest trade deficit …

Amid jokes of baby boom with lockdown, Philippine lawmaker calls for distribution of condoms

A veteran lawmaker in the Philippines is taking seriously jokes in … suggestion was widely reported by Philippine media organizations on Monday (April … Department of Health in the...

Piers Morgan lauds Filipino healthcare workers in UK for ‘saving’ people’s lives

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, April 8) — British journalist Piers Morgan praised Filipino healthcare workers … ” people’s lives. Morgan described Filipino nurses as “unsung heroes” in … 7,...

South Korean and Philippine stocks enter bull territory

Philippine and South Korean stocks … sentiment for the country.” The Philippine Stock Exchange Index yesterday rose … strategist Manny Cruz said. “The Philippines and Indonesia are leading the...

South Cotabato’s 2nd COVID-19 case attended Davao cock derby

… Monday afternoon by the Southern Philippines Medical Center in Davao City …

PUI Zambo doc dies

A pediatrician in Zamboanga City, a person under investigation (PUI) after exhibiting symptoms of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), died Monday night while still awaiting results of his confirmatory test....

Indonesian consulate cancels scholarship for Filipinos due to COVID-19

… Culture Scholarship Program 2020 for Filipinos due to the global coronavirus … , they could promote to the Philippines on what they have learned … scholarship program has...

Mayor Sara’s probe on cockpit derby:  “no law violated”

… until June 2020.” 08 March President Rodrigo Duterte issues Proclamation 922 … and Manila. She was discharged a week later. 16 March President Rodrigo … history of travel...

6 of 11 COVID-19 deaths in Davao region traced to cockpit derby; contact tracing has not reached “even a third”

… history of travel from Manila, six from other places … sets of categories aside from “Manila” or “Matina Gallera.” … Cockfighting aficionados told MindaNews the Manila-based “kristo” (bet-taker...

Lockdown extended on Philippines’ largest island until April 30

MANILA: The Philippines on Tuesday extended a … .   However, on Tuesday morning, Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles, spokesperson for … our health care system.” Senate President Vicente Sotto III also...

‘Reinstate original beneficiaries,’ Metro Manila mayors urge DSWD

… Jaena/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The Metro Manila Council (MMC) urged … Metro Manila mayors, including Vice Mayors' League president, Caloocan … or employment." Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles has...

Philippines’ airlines extend flight cancellations to end-April

Airlines in the Philippines on Tuesday announced an extension … the country’s main island. Philippine Airlines and budget carriers Cebu …

How to Teach Online During Covid-19

Quarantine can be a tough time but it's time that can be put to good use VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA, April 7, 2020 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ — The world right now is...

Don’t want sex this Holy Week

  Hi Ms. Rica, Sabi ko po ngayong Holy Week ay mag-aabstain po muna ako sa sex. Ano po ba ang mga pwede kong gawin para hindi po ako...

Philippine Navy’s Coronavirus Challenge in the Headlines With Postponed International Engagements

… presented significant opportunities to boost Manila’s international image, as they … regional defense activities that the Philippines is involved in canceled previously … – including the U.S.-Philippines Balikatan...

UK registers daily record of 786 deaths

… France (AP) Philippines extends coronavirus lockdown, home quarantine Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte approved … in and around the capital Manila since nearly a month ago … cabinet rankings...