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DoTr partners with Cleanfuel, Total for medical workers’ free ride

The Transportation department has partnered with Cleanfuel and Total Philippines Corp. to carry out the government’s fuel subsidy program for bus companies involved in the free bus service program for medical workers battling the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. In a statement, the Department of Transportation (DoTr) said  Cleanfuel (Shaw Autogas, Inc.) will provide 40 […].....»»

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Global Ferronickel suspends Surigao del Norte mining

The operating arm of Global Ferronickel Holdings, Inc. (FNI) has temporarily suspended its mining operations in Surigao del Norte, amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. In a disclosure on Wednesday, Platinum Group Metals Corp. (PGMC) has halted its operations located at Barangay Cagdianao in the Municipality of Claver. This is in accordance with the […].....»»

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PAL, Cebu Pacific, 2Go cancel trips until April 30

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL), budget airline Cebu Pacific, and shipping and logistics provider 2Go Group Inc. (2Go) have canceled their passenger trips up to April 30. Their announcements came after the government declared on Tuesday the extension of the lockdown on Luzon island until the end of April, as the country has yet to […].....»»

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Tips on using and storing your home disinfectants

Tips on using and storing your home disinfectants.....»»

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Smart, Globe 4G availability scores improve

PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. and Globe Telecom, Inc. have further improved their 4G availability scores, according to a recent report by wireless coverage mapping company Opensignal. In its latest Mobile Network Experience Report, the United Kingdom-based Opensignal said Smart’s 4G availability score, or the time users spend being connected to the 4G network, […].....»»

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Taiwan’s New Kinpo to make ventilators, face masks locally

Taiwan’s New Kinpo Group will produce 1,000 ventilators and 2.5 million face masks in the Philippines to support the country’s efforts to contain the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Board of Investments (BoI) in a statement on Wednesday said the group’s local subsidiary Cal-Comp Technology Philippines, Inc. will produce medical-grade face masks and ventilators exclusively […].....»»

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Sports, conference venues converted into COVID-19 facilities

Health facilities at the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex (RMSC) in Manila and Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay are prepared to take in over a hundred patients infected with the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The government chose the two sites, along with the World Trade Center in Pasay, to be areas where treatment facilities […].....»»

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SEC warns investors of more shady schemes during crisis

SEC warns investors of more shady schemes during crisis.....»»

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Villar still the wealthiest Filipino with P283B net worth

Villar still the wealthiest Filipino with P283B net worth.....»»

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UP study says quarantine extension might ‘flatten the curve’

UP study says quarantine extension might ‘flatten the curve’.....»»

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Rizal Memorial phase 1 Covid-19 facility completed

Phase 1 of the COVID-19 emergency facility at the Rizal Memorial Sport Complex (RMSC) has been completed, and is read to be used......»»

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ATI& rsquo;s cruise terminal to aid government efforts against COVID-19

The international cruise terminal operated by Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) at Pier 15 of Manila South Harbor is shifting its role to serve a higher and timelier purpose in support of the government’s efforts against the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

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SMC uses P500-million fund for medical front-liners to acquire first 10,000 PPEs from local company

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) will purchase the first 10,000 sets of personal protective equipment (PPE) to be produced by a local garment manufacturer, as part of the P500 million fund the company has earmarked to help protect medical front liners battling COVID-19......»»

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New Kinpo Group to produce 1,000 ventilators and 2.5 million face masks in PH

New Kinpo Group CEO Simon Shen informed the Department of Trade and Industry of its immediate plans for its Philippine subsidiary, Cal-Comp Philippines to produce medical-grade face masks and ventilators solely for the Philippine market in light of the current COVID-19 crisis the country is facing......»»

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USSC expands Super Padala network with Cebuana Lhuillier partnership

Guided by a mission of promoting greater financial inclusion among all Filipinos through innovative and affordable financial solutions, microfinancial services giant, Cebuana Lhuillier and growing chain of non-bank financial service stores, USSC (Universal Storefront Services Corporation), have recently formed a partnership......»»

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Exports rise 2.8% ahead of Luzon lockdown

Exports rose for the second straight month in February ahead of the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine imposed by the government in mid-March to contain the spread of coronavirus disease 2019......»»

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NEA backs indefinite extension to settle EC power bills amid COVID-19 crisis

The National Electrification Administration (NEA) endorsed the appeal of electric cooperatives (ECs) to extend the deadline of their payment of dues and remittances to power generation and transmission companies indefinitely, or until the state of their business operations normalizes......»»

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15 Filipinos included in Forbes 2020 billionaires list

Fifteen Filipinos were included in the latest list of 2,095 billionaires compiled by Forbes magazine in March 2020 despite the coronavirus disease 2019 outbreak......»»

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Market retreats; BPI, SM Prime lead losers

The stock market tumbled Wednesday on profit-taking as investors closely track developments in the coronavirus crisis, while the oil market continued to fluctuate ahead of a crucial producers' meeting......»»

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SM Foundation distributes ICU-grade ventilators to hospitals

In a bid to support the full recovery of COVID-19 patients, SM Foundation has delivered several intensive care unit-grade ventilators to medical institutions in the country......»»

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