PH Covid-19 cases exceed 18K; 101 new recoveries reported
The Department of Health (DOH) reported on May 31, 2020, 862 additional coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases, raising the overall tally to 18,086. DOH said 846 of the new cases are “late” or results belatedly reported and were only verified recently, while 16 are “fresh cases”. Of the fresh cases, six are from the National… (0 comment)

Marawi rehab 2021 target completion on track amid Covid-19 crisis
Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) chairperson and Housing Secretary Eduardo del Rosario said on May 29, 2020, the target completion of the Marawi rehabilitation remains on track amid the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic in the country. “Yung pondo para sa Marawi rehabilitation ay wala tayong pagbabago (The funds for Marawi rehabilitation remain intact) and with regards to the… (0 comment)

PH Covid-19 cases breach 16,000
The Department of Health (DOH) on May 29, 2020, reported a total of 1,046 confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases, 46 of which are so-called fresh cases while 1,000 are newly verified backlogs. This brings the total tally to 16,634. Fresh cases, the DOH said, are test results released to patients within the last three… (0 comment)

Covid-19 cases in PH rise to 14,319; recoveries now 3,323
The number of confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in the Philippines has reached 14,319, with 284 more persons contracting the disease. The Department of Health (DOH), in its case bulletin on Monday, also reported that there are 74 new recoveries and five new deaths. The total number of recovered cases nationwide is now 3,323… (0 comment)

Muslim Filipinos urged: Keep praising Allah while facing Covid-19
Top officials from Malacañang urged Muslim Filipinos to keep their faith as they celebrate Eid’l Fitr or Festival of Breaking the Fast amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic. In a statement on May 24, 2020, Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar acknowledged the challenge that comes after the month-long Ramadan fasting, but reminded the Muslim… (0 comment)

The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) has launched the “Uwian Na” portal that aims to help Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who wish to return to their respective hometowns under the “Balik-Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa” program of the government. According to OWWA Administrator Hans Leo Cacdac, OFWs who have tested negative for the Corona Virus Disease 2019… (0 comment)

PH gov’t honors fallen heroes of Marawi siege
As the country commemorates the third anniversary of the Marawi siege, Malacañang on May 23, 2o2o, honored the government troops who offered their lives to liberate the Islamic City from the hands Dawlah Islamiya-Maute extremist group. “Today, as we remember Marawi, we pay tribute to the heroism of our fallen men in uniform during the… (0 comment)

DBP releases more than P1.4B cash aid to nearly 300k farmers
State-owned Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has released more than P1.485-billion in assistance to small-scale farmers under a cash aid program administered by the Department of Agriculture (DA), a top official said. DBP President and Chief Executive Officer Emmanuel G. Herbosa said a total of 297,000 farmers received the cash assistance of P5,000 each… (0 comment)

Covid-19 PH Update as of 4:00 pm May 21, 2020
Confirmed cases: 13,434 Recovered: 3,000 Deaths: 846 PH coronavirus cases rise to 13,434, recoveries now 3K The number of confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in the Philippines has reached 13,434, with 213 more persons contracting the disease. The Department of Health (DOH), in its case bulletin on Thursday, reported that there are 68 new… (0 comment)