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Xinhua Photos of the Day (May 23)

Beijing, May 23 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.Members of the Legislative Council (LegCo) of the Hong Kong Special Administra.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilanews manilanewsMay 23rd, 2020

Xinhua Photos of the Day (May 18)

BEIJING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani (R) and his political rival Abdulla.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2020

Xinhua Photos of the Day (May 1)

Beijing, May 1 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.Photo taken on April 30, 2020 shows a crescent-shaped pool formed after a snowf.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 4th, 2020

LOOK: A glimpse of the ‘new normal’

If the The Manila Times photos over the weekend are any indication, it seems that the ‘new normal’ in Metro Manila and elsewhere is slowly unfolding. Take the first ever ‘cyber-graduation’ ceremonies in Taguig City. Who’d ever thought that ‘Robocop’ would become a reality this quick in the Philippines? ‘Human trafficking’ has also taken on […].....»»

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Live COVID-19 updates: Russian confirmed cases increase to 344,481

BEIJING, May 24 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - MOSCOW -- Russia has confirmed 8,599 new COVID-19 cases in the las.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated News14 hr. 34 min. ago

Philippines reports 180 new coronavirus cases, tally reaches 13,777

MANILA, May 23 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines on Saturday reported 180 new cases of COVID-19, pushing the total number of cases to 13,777, said the Department of Health (DOH). The department sa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2020

5.4-magnitude earthquake hits Philippine main Luzon island

MANILA, May 23 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 shook Philippines' main island of Luzon on Saturday, the Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volcanology (Phivolcs) said......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2020

Xinhua world economic news summary at 0930 GMT, May 22

KAMPALA -- The World Bank on Thursday said its board of executive directors approved 48 million U.S. dollars to help Uganda fight a desert locust invasion threatening livelihoods. The funds.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2020

Live COVID-19 updates: Philippines reports 163 new cases, totalling 13,597

BEIJING, May 22 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - MANILA -- The Philippine health department on Friday reported 163.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2020

Live COVID-19 updates: Cyprus enters second stage of lockdown relaxation

BEIJING, May 21 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - NICOSIA -- Cyprus took yet another step back to pre-coronavirus pa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2020

Philippines total agriculture trade amount to 21.22 bln USD in 2019

MANILA, May 21 (Xinhua) -- The total value of agricultural trade of the Philippines amounted to 21.22 billion U.S. dollars, or 11.6 percent of the total trade in 2019, data from the Philippine Stat.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2020

Philippine Airlines reports net loss of 203 mln USD in 2019

MANILA, May 21 (Xinhua) -- The flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) has recently reported a net loss of 10.31 billion pesos (203 million U.S. dollars) in 2019 on account of high expenses......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2020

Xinhua world news summary at 1030 GMT, May 21

NEW YORK -- Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 328,000 on Thursday, reaching 328,172 as of 1:59 a.m. (0559 GMT), according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins Un.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2020

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, May 21

BANGKOK -- Thailand's National Security Council (NSC) on Thursday called for a one-month extension to the emergency rule currently enforced against the COVID-19 pandemic. The Center for the.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2020

Live COVID-19 updates: Iranian president says close to contain COVID-19

BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - TEHRAN -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said here on Wednesday.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2020

Philippines reports 279 new COVID-19 cases, total cases cross 13,000

MANILA, May 20 (Xinhua) -- The Philippine health department on Wednesday reported that 279 more people have contracted the COVID-19, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country to 13.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2020

Live COVID-19 updates: Russian PM recovers from COVID-19, back to work

BEIJING, May 19 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - MOSCOW -- Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, previously tes.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2020

Quotes of the Day from Xinhua World News, May 19

BEIJING -- Experts and officials in many countries have spoken highly of Chinese President Xi Jinping's Monday speech at the 73rd World Health Assembly (WHA), saying it has offered a "reference sam.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2020

Philippines reports 205 new COVID-19 cases, total at 12,718

MANILA, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The Philippine health department on Monday reported 205 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of coronavirus infections in the country to 12,718. In a dail.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2020

Feature: Home-cooked meals warm hearts of Philippine health frontliners

MANILA, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Four Chinese-Filipino siblings have been delivering free packs of home-cooked meals to nurses and other health workers for weeks at the frontline in the fight against COV.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2020

Malls to be closed if distancing rule defied

Malls that have reopened after the easing of quarantine rules but fail to enforce the physical distancing rule would be shut down again, Interior Secretary Eduardo Año warned on Sunday. He issued the warning after photos circulating online showed huge crowds in some supermarkets inside shopping centers defying the quarantine protocol. Malls and other establishments […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMay 18th, 2020