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POTUS’ ‘violent’ tweet hidden

Donald Trump may be the President of the United States (POTUS) but that doesn’t make him immune from censure by social media platform owners. This week, Twitter hid one of two recent tweets of Tump on the killing of George Floyd while in police custody, an event that has touched off riots and looting in […] The post POTUS’ ‘violent’ tweet hidden appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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UK trembles over Huawei’s 5G dominance

LONDON (AFP) — Britain wants the United States to form a club of 10 nations that could develop its own 5G technology and reduce dependence on China’s Huawei, The Times newspaper reported Friday. The reported proposal comes ahead of a planned G7 summit that US President Donald Trump hopes to host next month. Britain has […] The post UK trembles over Huawei’s 5G dominance appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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FB, Twitter see legal battles regarding Trump EO

Facebook is up in arms over an executive order (EO) of US President Donald Trump that places restrictions on Section 23 of the Communications Decency Act, a statute that guards against censorship of free speech. In a statement, Facebook said that as a platform for diverse views, it needs to protect the freedom of expression […] The post FB, Twitter see legal battles regarding Trump EO appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Trump denounces acts of violence by ‘looters and anarchists’

US President Donald Trump on Saturday denounced overnight violence in the city of Minneapolis as the work of “looters and anarchists” as protesters across the country decried the death of African American George Floyd in the hands of police. “The death of George Floyd on the streets of Minneapolis was a grave tragedy,” Trump said […] The post Trump denounces acts of violence by ‘looters and anarchists’ appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Davao’s ChickenJoy challenge amidst pandemic draws jeers and cheers

The distribution of ChickenJoy meals by Mayor Sara Duterte to reward district clusters with the least cases of Covid-19 drew discussions from netizens......»»

Source: Davaotoday DavaotodayCategory: News6 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

Korea’s approach to fight Covid-19: Cooperation is the key for all

In a special speech at the World Health Assembly, President Moon Jae-in said that “sharing information and cooperating with one another demonstrates a power that no virus will ever have a power that only humans possess......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News8 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

ABS-CBN and good government

The ABS-CBN tangle with Duterte government has a long history......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News8 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

Duterte to certify as urgent anti-terrorism bill

President Rodrigo Duterte will certify as urgent the bill that would strengthen the anti-terrorism law so that the House of Representatives can approve the measure next week before Congress adjourns sine die. On Friday, the House Committee on Public Order and Safety and the Committee on National Defense in a joint hearing adopted the Senate’s […] The post Duterte to certify as urgent anti-terrorism bill appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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House adopts Senate bill on class opening deferment

The House Committee on Higher and Technical Education and the Committee Basic Education and Culture on Saturday adopted the Senate’s version of the bill which allows the President to defer the opening of classes beyond August. The bill was approved upon the motion of Deputy Speaker Evelina Escudero for the joint committee to approve a […] The post House adopts Senate bill on class opening deferment appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Go warns public of med supply scammers

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Saturday warned the public against scammers using his name and President Rodrigo Duterte to buy and sell medical supplies amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. In a social media post, the senator clarified that his office does not purchase or sell medical supplies as there are government agencies […] The post Go warns public of med supply scammers appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Iran announces collective prayers to restart nationwide

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani announced Saturday that collective prayers will resume in mosques, even as confirmed new coronavirus infections rise again after a decline. “It has been decided to open the mosques across the country… giving worshippers the chance to perform their daily prayers while respecting the required (hygiene) rules,” Rouhani said in a televised […] The post Iran announces collective prayers to restart nationwide appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Duterte back home in Davao City

Duterte back home in Davao City.....»»

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Emergency powers can& rsquo;t be extended

Under Article VI, Section 23 (2) of the 1987 Constitution, the emergency powers granted by Congress to the President to address national emergency crises shall cease upon Congress’ next adjournment unless sooner withdrawn by a congressional resolution. I believe that is clear enough, Santa Banana!.....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: News18 hr. 33 min. ago Related News

Trump to pull out funding from WHO; hits China over virus, Hong Kong

  WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump announced Friday he would withdraw funding from the World Health Organization (WHO), end Hong Kong’s special trade status, and suspend visas of Chinese graduate students suspected of conducting research on behalf of their government — escalating tensions with China that have surged during the coronavirus pandemic. Trump has been […] The post Trump to pull out funding from WHO; hits China over virus, Hong Kong appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Duterte to LGUs: Help, don’t deny COVID patients

Saying no one should be left behind, President Duterte has called on mayors to provide assistance to their constituents or anyone infected with the coronavirus disease 2019 in their area even as he offered to shoulder their hospital bills......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News22 hr. 33 min. ago Related News

SBWS benefits 3.05M Small Wage Workers

QUEZON CITY, May 29 (PIA) - More than 3.05 million workers have benefited from the first tranche of Small Business Wage Subsidy (SBWS) Program, according to Social Security President and CEO Aurora.....»»

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

Duterte puts education first amid hampered economy

CALOOCAN CITY, May 29 (PIA) -- President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is putting premium on education amid a hampered Philippine economy caused by the lockdowns and restricted commerce to curb COVID-19 tran.....»»

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

Valenzuela City trikers become delivery riders

Motorcycle service provider JoyRide and the Valenzuela City government on Friday signed a memorandum of agreement that will provide assistance to tricycle drivers in the city. The partnership will give the tricycle drivers an alternative means of livelihood as independent delivery service riders using the mobile app platform of JoyRide and Happy Move. “Our tricycle […] The post Valenzuela City trikers become delivery riders appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsMay 30th, 2020Related News

Power company remits P7.9 million to host LGUs

BAGUIO CITY—AboitizPower’s run-of-river hydropower subsidiary Hedcor, fulfilling its commitment to power Benguet, Mt. Province and Ilocos Sur with Cleanergy, remitted P7.9 million to its host local government units. Hedcor Group assistant vice president Andy Faelnar said host LGUs can maximize their shares in mitigating the repercussions brought by the coronavirus pandemic in accordance with the […] The post Power company remits P7.9 million to host LGUs appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsMay 30th, 2020Related News

Trump strips Hong Kong of privileges

President Donald Trump said Friday he would strip several of Hong Kong’s special privileges with the United States and bar some Chinese students from US universities in anger over Beijing’s bid to exert control in the financial hub. In a day of concerted action, the United States and Britain also raised alarm at the UN […] The post Trump strips Hong Kong of privileges appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsMay 30th, 2020Related News