Dela Rosa shows up in Senate following call from colleagues to attend physically

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, June 1) – Senator Ronald … with his second sponsorship speech, Senate President Vicente Sotto III told him … a laugh, “Thank you, Mr. President....

UPDATE 1-Philippines capital comes back to life although virus threat lingers

… -19) two months ago, in Manila, Philippines, June 1, 2020. REUTERS… outside the Manila area earlier. In easing the measures, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte … . But Dr...

World: On Global Parents Day: Save the Children Philippines salutes parents, guardians for nurturing and protecting children from harm

… closure. Save the Children Philippines joins the Global Parents … Save the Children Philippines. Save the Children Philippines has been … Muyot. Save the Children Philippines is also...

PNP: No untoward incident on first day of GCQ in M. Manila

… day of Metro Manila’s general community quarantine, the Philippine National Police … quarantine areas. On Monday, Metro Manila shifted to a GCQ area …

Manila eases world’s longest coronavirus lockdown

… transport was back on the Manila roads on Monday as the … restart the economy of the Philippines. The government allowed the opening … estimated that 2.6 million...

Alarm over Duterte’s new anti-terrorism bill for Philippines

… June 6. More: The Senate approved a similar proposal … are controlled by allies of President Rodrigo Duterte, whose administration … opposition candidate in the Senate in 2019....

Philippines capital comes back to life although virus threat lingers

MANILA (Reuters) – Millions of people returned to work in the Philippine … two months ago, in Manila, Philippines, June 1, 2020. … without government permits. Manila’s measures were...

Philippines: LGU Borongan extends relief goods to 6 towns hardest hit by Ty Ambo

By Samuel D. Candido BORONGAN CITY, May 31 (PIA) — The City Government of Borongan through City Mayor Jose Ivan Dayan C. Agda started distributing relief goods to six...

Philippines: 17.5-M families in PH received SAP assistance

By Shaine Mae R. Nagtalon OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, May 29 (PIA)–The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reported during the Laging Handa Network Briefing, May 29 that...

Philippines – Mindanao armed conflict (DG ECHO Partners, BARMM, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 1 June 2020)

At least 598 families have been displaced on 29-30 May from Sitio Walew Ideng in Barangay Kuya, Municipality of South Upi in Maguindanao Province due to armed conflict. This...

Volvo Philippines launched concierge service to assist their clients during pandemic

… B. Arcilla, President and Chief Executive Officer of Volvo Philippines announced “These … Yu, Marketing Director for Volvo Philippines. As people prepare to face … quarantine restrictions are...

Philippines confirms 3 more deaths from coronavirus, 552 new cases

… the first day of the Philippine capital's gradual reopening … lockdown two months ago, in Manila, Philippines, June 1, 2020. REUTERS… ;Eloisa Lopez MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippine...

Philippines: CFSI, UNHCR bring core relief items to displaced people in North Cotabato amid COVID-19

NORTH COTABATO, Philippines – In response to the … Central, Northern, and Western Mindanao, Philippines. CFSI and UNHCR are working …

24,000 OFWs sent back to hometowns – Palace

The government has so far facilitated the return of around 24,028 overseas Filipino workers to their hometowns upon the order of President Duterte, Malacañang said yesterday. Presidential spokesman Harry...

Ursabia is new Philippine Coast Guard commandant

… the new commandant of the Philippine Coast Guard following the retirement … 1983 when he entered the Philippine Military Academy and graduated as … major responsibilities, both in...

ABS-CBN denies violating Charter, but admits ex-chairman Gabby Lopez is americaN

… that its former chairman and president Gabby Lopez is an … in 1986. ABS-CBN president Carlo Katigbak stressed that the … question Lopez is indeed a Filipino citizen...

As remote enrollment begins, Filipinos debate distance learning for students

… PM, June 01, 2020 MANILA, Philippines – Would you enroll your … of parents and other Filipinos were more comfortable with … approaches for students, other Filipino parents...

2,875 Filipinos still detained for violating quarantine

… Jaena/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – There are 2,875 Filipinos still in jails … quarantine protocols, data from the Philippine National Police (PNP) showed. As … become frontliners too. Table...

Philippines capital comes back to life although…

… (COVID-19) outbreak, in Manila, Philippines May 26, 2020. REUTERS… MANILA – Millions of people returned to work in the Philippine … home without government permits. Manila's measures … In...

Nigerian man appointed as envoy by Republic of Philippines

… Embassy in Abuja, the Philippines Ambassador to Nigeria, Her … his letter to the Nigerian minister of foreign affairs, Mr … Geoffrey Onyeama. The minister in his response...