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NegOr to be placed under state of calamity amid COVID 19

NEGROS ORIENTAL, March 16 (PIA) -- Negros Oriental will be placed under a state of calamity after the widespread threat brought by coronavirus disease (COVID19).A resolution was passed Monda.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilanews manilanewsMar 17th, 2020

NegOr to be placed under state of calamity amid COVID 19

NEGROS ORIENTAL, March 16 (PIA) -- Negros Oriental will be placed under a state of calamity after the widespread threat brought by coronavirus disease (COVID19).A resolution was passed Monda.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMar 17th, 2020

Worst is over, says spokesman; but Duterte extends calamity state

The worst of the coronavirus pandemic is over, Malacañang said Wednesday. Amid fears of 57 percent of Filipinos of worse times ahead, presidential spokesman Harry Roque said to "live with COVID-19" but with safeguards......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 20th, 2020

Robinsons Bank assures service amid crisis, enhances digital services for better experience

While the entirety of the Philippines is under a State of Calamity due to the COVID-19 virus, Robinsons Bank (RBank) has taken immediate adequate steps to ensure that it maintains its excellent banking services for its various customers and stakeholders amid the COVID-19 crisis......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 7th, 2020

Cebu Province Declares State of Calamity Amid COVID-19

The Provincial Board has passed a resolution placing Cebu province under a state of calamity and extreme public health emergency effective immediately amid rise of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases. Kerrie Keane Shimura, chair of committee on public health, authored the resolution authorizing Governor Gwendolyn Garcia to “initiate, take, and carry out any and all […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMar 28th, 2020

Aboitiz Allots P900M in Support for Team Members Amid COVID-19 Crisis

The Aboitiz Group has earmarked P900 million in assistance to help its team members cope with the ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic following the announcement of a national state of calamity. This amount covers the early release of the end-March salary and the 13th or 14th month pay of the Group’s over 11,000 team […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMar 26th, 2020

DA adopts workarounds amid COVID-19 crisis

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Mar. 23 (PIA)--Amid the declaration of the country under the state of calamity relative to coronavirus disease (COVID)-19 outbreak, Department of Agriculture (DA)-10 has implem.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMar 24th, 2020

DBM facilitates procurement of medical supplies

The Procurement Service of the Department of Budget and Management has included medical supplies in the list of “common-use supplies and equipment” to facilitate the procurement of these necessities amid the nationwide state of calamity due to the threat of the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 19th, 2020

Sara: ‘I will forever be between a rock and a hard place amidst this pandemic’

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 17 Nov) – Mayor Sara Duterte said she will forever be “between a rock and a hard place” amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. She said this in her pre-recorded State of the City Address (SOCA) streamed live over Facebook on Monday, in reference to being put in a difficult situation […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 20th, 2020

Entire Luzon under state of calamity

President Duterte has placed the entire Luzon under a state of calamity amid widespread damage brought by a series of typhoons in the past weeks......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2020

UP studying options on holding admissions test amid COVID-19

The country's premier state university on Tuesday announced possible scenarios on how it will hold its admissions test, which draws thousands every year but will now have to adapt to changes due to the coronavirus pandemic. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 27th, 2020

SSS extends contribution payment deadline to Dec. 1

MANILA, Philippines — Amid the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic, the Social Security System (SSS) has again given employers and the self-employed some more time or until Dec. 1 to remit their mandatory employee contributions to the state-run pension fund. In a statement, the SSS said the newest payment deadline was originally on Nov. 30 as approved […] The post SSS extends contribution payment deadline to Dec. 1 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2020

Dis-connect to public service

As expected, President Rodrigo Duterte extended the period of the state of calamity throughout the Philippines due to coronavirus disease 2019, or COVID-19 for short......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 20th, 2020

Agencies urged: Take advantage of extended state of calamity

Sen. Bong Go urged all government agencies to use the one-year extension of the state of calamity to reexamine capabilities and improve the response against the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2020

Go pushes bills improving disease surveillance

The senator also backed President Rodrigo Duterte’s pronouncement to extend the state of calamity in the Philippines to ensure the continuity of efforts to contain COVID-19. The post Go pushes bills improving disease surveillance appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 19th, 2020

Duterte extends COVID-19 state of calamity by 1 year

President Duterte has extended for one more year the declaration of a state of calamity in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, effective Sept. 13 this year to Sept. 12, 2021......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 18th, 2020

Duterte to extend state of public health calamity

President Duterte will extend the state of calamity in the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic six months after its declaration, giving him new leeway to impose quarantine protocols and enjoin local government and law enforcement agencies to implement disciplinary actions to arrest the impact of COVID-19......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 18th, 2020

‘Sans vaccine, state of calamity to be extended’

President Duterte is likely to extend the nationwide state of calamity as no vaccine for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been developed yet, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 14th, 2020

Duterte likely to extend state of calamity over PH — Palace

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte will likely extend the state of calamity placed over the Philippines due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Malacañang said Monday. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said this is because there is still no vaccine available against COVID-19 which has so far afflicted over 261,000 people in the country. “Most likely po […] The post Duterte likely to extend state of calamity over PH — Palace appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 14th, 2020

As pandemic rages, human rights struggles press on

Amid Covid-19’s unrelenting rampage across the world, peoples are asserting and defending their rights, and fighting against the abuses, corruption and impunity of state power. The task remains as crucial, if not more so, as surviving the pandemic. The post As pandemic rages, human rights struggles press on appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsSep 6th, 2020

As pandemic rages, human rights struggles press on

Amid Covid-19’s unrelenting rampage across the world, peoples are asserting and defending their rights, and fighting against the abuses, corruption and impunity of state power. The task remains as crucial, if not more so, as surviving the pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 5th, 2020