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Drug price control to cost government P28B

The government stands to lose P28 billion in revenues as a result of price controls on medicine earlier recommended by the Department of Health (DOH)......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: News42 min. ago Related News

Rody s Eidl Fitr call on Muslims: Be living examples of faith

President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday declared May 25, 2020 a holiday as he called on Muslim Filipinos to be “living examples” of Islamic faith as the world celebrates Eid’l Fitr while grappling with the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: News42 min. ago Related News

Cebu City logs 10 new COVID-19 cases on May 24 as recoveries rose to 118

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu City has reported on Sunday, May 24, another low in the number of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases logged daily. The City Health Department (CHD) announced on Facebook that they discovered 10 new COVID-19 patients in different parts of the city. It is the 10th consecutive day since new COVID-19 […] The post Cebu City logs 10 new COVID-19 cases on May 24 as recoveries rose to 118 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: News1 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

Mother of Argao infant with COVID-19 tests negative

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The mother of the one-month-old coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patient from Argao town tested negative of the virus, local officials announced Sunday, May 24. “Negative sa swab test ang batan-ong inahan sa bata nga positive sa COVID19 sa Sitio Sutil, Tulang, Argao, Cebu. Kini mao’y nasayran karong adlawa gikan ni Dr. […] The post Mother of Argao infant with COVID-19 tests negative appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Talisay logs 11 new cases on May 24, including a policeman

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Talisay City on Sunday, May 24, logged 11 additional coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients, one of whom is a police officer working in Cebu City. Mayor Gerald Anthony ‘Samsam’ Gullas announced on Facebook that seven of the new COVID-19 cases in the city were close contacts of previously confirmed patients. “Sad […] The post Talisay logs 11 new cases on May 24, including a policeman appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: News1 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

Empleyado nagpositibo, Novaliches District Hospital isasailalim sa disinfection

SASAILALIM sa disinfection ang Novaliches District Hospital matapos magpositibo sa coronavirus disease 2019 ang isang empleyado nito. Sa inilabas na advisory ng Quezon City government, sinabi nito na magsasara ang ospital mula Mayo 26 hanggang 28. “Critical areas will undergo wall-to-wall disinfection, particularly wards, emergency room and admitting areas,” saad ng advisory. Sasailalim naman ang […] The post Empleyado nagpositibo, Novaliches District Hospital isasailalim sa disinfection appeared first on Bandera......»»

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BSP pushes post-COVID reforms with private sector

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said there is a need to modernize the country’s health, agriculture and government’s supply chain management systems as well as upgrade information and communications technology infrastructure to survive the economic fallout due to coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance2 hr. 41 min. ago Related News

Korea COVID test kit makers urged to move to Philippines

The Department of Trade and Industry is encouraging Korean firms engaged in the manufacture of test kits for coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 to invest and make the Philippines their production hub for domestic and overseas markets......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance2 hr. 41 min. ago Related News

Proposed 2021 budget set at P4.335 trillion

The Department of Budget and Management is proposing a P4.335 trillion cash-based budget for next year, with the government set to realign its priorities in light of the “new normal” environment brought about by the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance2 hr. 41 min. ago Related News

Philippines to benefit from global trade redirection

The Philippines is likely to benefit from global trade redirection and relocation of production sites as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and the still unresolved trade spat between the US and China, according to Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance2 hr. 41 min. ago Related News

ERC to penalize erring power distributors

The Energy Regulatory Commission will penalize any power industry player found violating its directives while there is a national emergency due to the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance2 hr. 41 min. ago Related News

UnionBank to weather COVID crisis

Union Bank of the Philippines is confident it is strong enough to survive the economic fallout from the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 pandemic......»»

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Lucio Tan Group donates P15 million bio lab to Red Cross

Lucio Tan’s holding firm LT Group Inc. recently donated a P15-million bio-molecular laboratory to the Philippine Red Cross in Batangas City capable of conducting 4,000 coronavirus disease 2019 tests daily using its own automated RNA extraction and polymerase chain reaction machine......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News2 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

90% of Pinoys worried about catching COVID – SWS

Nearly nine in 10 Filipinos worry that they or anyone in their immediate family might catch the coronavirus disease 2019, a survey by the Social Weather Stations showed......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News2 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

LIGA Schedule for Monday, May 25th, 2020

ABS-CBN S+A may be off the air for now, but don't worry! You can still catch your favorite sports events on LIGA!  Here's what's showing for Monday, May 25th!    12:00 AM - 2019 SEA Games Women's Football Semis: Vietnam vs. Philippines 1:30 AM - 2019 SEA Games Men's Football: Malaysia vs. Myanmar 3:30 AM - LIGA Rewind - NCAA Season 94 Men’s Basketball: Lyceum vs. San Sebstian 5:30 AM - Team FitFil 6:00 AM - LIGA Rewind - NCAA Season 94 Men’s Basketball: San Beda vs. JRU 8:00 AM -  HOMEWORK 8:30 AM - Kapamilya Daily Mass 9:00 AM - LIGA Rewind - UAAP Season 80 Men's Football: Adamson vs. Ateneo 11:00 AM - LIGA Rewind - UAAP Season 80 Men's Football: UST vs. UE 1:00 PM - HOMEWORK 1:30 PM - LIGA Rewind - UAAP Season 79 Men's Volleyball: UP vs. Ateneo 3:30 PM - Team FitFil 4:00 PM - LIGA Rewind - UAAP Season 79 Women's Volleyball: DLSU vs. Ateneo 6:00 PM - HOMEWORK 6:30 PM - LIGA Rewind - UAAP Season 81 Men's Basketball: DLSU vs. Adamson  9:30 PM - LIGA Rewind - UAAP Season 81 Men’s Basketball: FEU vs. Ateneo 11:30 PM - ONE Championship Best of 2019   Catch your favorite sports events on LIGA channel 86 and LIGA HD channel 183 on Sky Cable!  LIGA is also available nationwide thru its 200 Cable affiliates......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: Sports3 hr. 41 min. ago Related News

Greenhills shopping center to reopen next month

Greenhills shopping center in San Juan is set to reopen next month with safety protocols in place to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19, the city government announced over the weekend......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News3 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

Lockdown in Caloocan barangay extended

The “hard lockdown” enforced in Barangay 12 in Caloocan City is extended until May 30 amid the spike in the number of coronavirus disease 2019 cases, Mayor Oscar Malapitan announced yesterday......»»

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PCSO may ayuda sa mga ahente ng Keno, Lotto

Tatanggap ng ayuda mula sa Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) ang mga ahente ng Lotto at Keno sa buong bansa, na apektado ng suspension ang operasyon dahil sa coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic......»»

Source: Abante AbanteCategory: News9 hr. 41 min. ago Related News

FDA stops clinic from selling Covid ‘cure’

THE Philippine Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Sunday issued a “cease and desist” order against the manufacturers of a drug that was being sold as a cure for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). FDA Secretary Eric Domingo told The Manila Times that US-based Dr. Ruben Fabunan and his brother, Willie, owners of the Fabunan Medical Clinic, […].....»»

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Biliran farmer organizations extend assistance amid COVID-19

Regional Director Stephen Leonidas of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Eastern Visayas commended three DAR-assisted cooperatives in Biliran for their efforts to help ease the effect of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic in their respective areas......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Editorial10 hr. 41 min. ago Related News