Government agencies urged to prioritize mental health concerns

Sen. Bong Go has appealed to government agencies to bolster efforts to extend psychosocial assistance to individuals struggling with mental health issues, such as anxiety, depression and other more serious psychological issues......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJul 1st, 2020Related News

Choco Mucho Flying Titans sign collegiate stars

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA       The Choco Mucho Flying Titans have signed veteran setter Deanna Wong and University of Santo Tomas standout Caitlyn Viray to bolster their roster for future Premier Volleyball League competitions. The signing of the two players were formally announced at the team’s official social media accounts on Sunday night, welcoming the […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsJun 29th, 2020Related News

Nokor threatens to raise DMZ military presence

Seoul­---North Korea threatened Wednesday to bolster its military presence in and around the Demilitarized Zone, a day after blowing up its liaison office with the South, prompting sharp criticism from Seoul......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJun 17th, 2020Related News

Taiwan donates PPE to support PH fight against COVID-19

Taiwan has donated 500,000 pieces of surgical masks, 50,000 pieces of N95 masks, 20,000 isolation gowns and 5,000 personal protective gowns to the Philippines to bolster its fight against the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJun 16th, 2020Related News

Agriculture sector crucial in helping Filipinos recover from crisis

Sen. Bong Go has appealed to the Department of Agriculture to assist more agri- and fishery-based micro and small enterprises to bolster food security as part of the efforts to help Filipinos recover from the coronavirus disease crisis......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 13th, 2020Related News

DILG: Anti-Terror Bill will not be used to silence dissent

Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Wednesday voiced his support for the Senate’s controversial bill seeking to bolster the country’s anti-terrorism policies......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 3rd, 2020Related News

NTF to bolster testing capacity in CV

CEBU CITY, May 26 (PIA) -- More molecular laboratories are set to open in Central Visayas in line with efforts of the National Task Force (NTF) COVID-19 to increase the testing capacity in the regi.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsMay 26th, 2020Related News

ADB approves $500 million for Bangladesh s COVID-19 response

Manila [The Philippines], May 7 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Thursday approved an additional 500 million dollar loan to bolster the efforts of Bangladesh government to manage the impact.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsMay 8th, 2020Related News

Reports- Indonesian, Philippine Militants Bolster Ranks, Launch Attacks During Pandemic

Reports: Indonesian, Philippine Militants Bolster Ranks, Launch Attacks During Pandemic benarnews.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsApr 30th, 2020Related News

World Bank approves $100M loan for PH Covid response

The World Bank has approved a $100 million loan for the Philippines’ Covid-19 Emergency Response Project to help meet urgent healthcare needs and bolster the country’s public health preparedness. The World Bank said the project, which will be implemented by the Department of Health (DoH), will help strengthen the delivery system for critical medical services. […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsApr 23rd, 2020Related News

SEC& rsquo;s draft rules further bolster right of minority owners

The Securities and Exchange Commission drafted rules that will empower minority shareholders of publicly-listed companies to call for special meetings and include items in the agenda......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: FinanceApr 16th, 2020Related News

Aspirin use cuts risk of digestive tract cancers

Regular aspirin use reduces the risk of digestive tract cancer 20 to 40 percent, according to findings published Thursday that bolster growing evidence the common analgesic can help prevent the disease. A review of 113 recent studies covering more than 210,000 patients showed that bowel cancer risk dropped 27 percent, oesophageal cancer by 33 percent, […] The post Aspirin use cuts risk of digestive tract cancers appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsApr 16th, 2020Related News

BSP slashes banks’ RRR by 200 bps

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on Tuesday trimmed banks’ reserve requirement ratio (RRR) by 200 basis points (bps) to calm financial markets and bolster liquidity while Luzon is under a 30-day “enhanced community quarantine” to contain the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the country. In a text messag, BSP Governor Benjamin […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsMar 24th, 2020Related News

India’s prime minister decrees 21-day lockdown to curb virus

NEW DELHI:  India will begin the world’s largest lockdown on Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced in a TV address, warning citizens to stay inside or risk inviting the pandemic into their homes, and pledging $2 billion to bolster the country’s beleaguered health care system. “To save India and every Indian, there will be a […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsMar 24th, 2020Related News

Italy calls in retired doctors to help fight virus

  ROME, Italy – Italy on Saturday began recruiting retired doctors as part of urgent efforts to bolster the healthcare system with 20,000 additional staff and fight the escalating viral epidemic . The measure was one of several adopted by the government during an all-night cabinet meeting that came after the Mediterranean country ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMar 7th, 2020Related News

Smart taps Delnet to make satellite services more accessible, bolster disaster preparedness efforts

PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has tapped solutions provider DelNet International Corp., (DelNet) to make its satellite services more accessible to Filipinos in the most remote areas around the world, whether on land and at sea, where standard mobile systems are not accessible......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: TechFeb 22nd, 2020Related News

Bill amending PSA to boost competition

ALBAY Second District Rep. Jose Maria Clemente “Joey” Salceda defended on Friday his measure amending the 84-year-old Public Service Act (PSA) that includes redefining the term “public utility,” saying it would create more jobs in certain industries and bolster competition. According to the lawmaker, who heads the Committee on Ways and Means of the House […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsFeb 22nd, 2020Related News

DOT seeks more foreign service officers

The Department of Tourism is looking to bolster its talent pool for its foreign offices as it calls on for applicants for the 2020 Foreign Tourism Service Examinations......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceFeb 20th, 2020Related News

New lady spikers welcomed to Generika-Ayala Lifesavers

To bolster its bid in the 2020 season, professional women’s volleyball team Generika-Ayala Lifesavers tapped the services of hotshot spikers Rhea Dimaculangan, Carmina Aganon and Eli Soyud. The ceremonial signing was held on Jan. 7 at Ayala Tower One in the presence of Mr. Jay Ferrer, Generika-Ayala Life Savers team owner; Ms. Allyn Sta. Maria, […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsFeb 7th, 2020Related News

Maroons bolster team with new recruits Calimag, Eusebio

    MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons added talent to their roster by securing commitments from RC Calimag and Anton Eusebio, team officials confirmed to Rappler on Thursday, February 6. Calimag, a former high school standout from La Salle Greenhills, and Eusebio, a 6-foot-5 ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 6th, 2020Related News