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LTFRB: 80% ng Traditional Jeepneys, Balik-Pasada na sa Metro Manila

BUMALIK na ang mga PUJ’s o public utility jeepneys para muling makapamasada sa Metro Manila, ayon sa pamunuan ng LTFRB kahapon, Biyernes, Abril 16. Sinabi ni LTFRB executive director Joel Bolano na, “Halos 80% ng traditional PUJ’s [public utility jeepneys] ay naibalik na sa pre-COVID routes.” Aniya ni Bolano, mahigit 40,000 unit ng traditional jeepneys ang pumapasada na para magsakay

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Holy Week message ni VP Leni: “Revive our faith and Renew our hopes”

Nagbigay mensahe si Bise Presidente Leni Robredo ngayong Huwebes Santo (Maundy Thursday) para sa mga Katolikong Pilipino na ikonsidera at bigyang oras ang Holy Week na magnilay-nilay at muling buhayin ang pag-asa at pagmamahalan sa isa’t isa bunsod nang ating patuloy na pagharap sa COVID-19 sa buong mundo. “Nakasara man ang mga bahay at kalsada, tinatawag naman tayo na laging

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Kuya Wil nag-donate ng 5M plus 400K para sa mga jeepney drivers at mga nasawi sa Beirut Lebanon

Nagmagandang loob ang komedyante at TV host ng “Wowowin” na si Willie Revillame para magdonate ng P5 milyon at P400k para sa mga higit na nangangailangan ng tulong ngayong may pandemya. Ito ay isinapubliko ni Kuya Wil mismo sa press briefing ni Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque at Cavite Gov. Jonvic Remulla kaninang hapon sa Wil Tower. “Ngayon, sa sarili kong

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Philippine lockdowns affect economy, plunges GDP to 16.5% in Q2

MANILA, August 6 – The Philippine economy on Thursday contracted by 16.5 percent in the second quarter of 2020 compared to 2019, the lowest recorded quarterly growth since 1981, due to the country’s current lockdown measures to fight COVID-19. This drop follows a 0.7 percent economic shrink in the first quarter of the year, confirming that the Philippines are in recession amid

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Pagbubukas ng gym, Internet cafes, at review centers, epektibo na sa Agosto 1

Good news para sa mga lugar na nasa ilalim ng General Community Quarantine sa Metro Manila. Magbubukas na ang mga internet cafe, gym, review center sa Sabado, Agosto 1 sa mga lugar na nasa ilalim ng general community quarantine sa Metro Manila, ayon sa salaysay ng Malacañang kahapon, Hulyo 29. Ang mga papayagang establisimiyento ay maaring makapag-operate ng 30% capacity

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Over 106,000 OFWs returned home, DOLE says

MANILA- The Philippines Labor department reported on Sunday the government repatriated more than 106,200 overseas Filipino workers and have been sent to their home provinces amid the coronavirus pandemic. According to DOLE’s Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA), data showed the latest batch of 2,246 homebound OFWs, who tested negative for COVID 19, returned to their respective provinces on July 25.

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President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law a bill replacing Pasig City as the capital city of Rizal Province

June 19, 2020 — Vested by the Republic Act No. 11475, this act gives a title to Antipolo City that is located inside the Rizal province, as its capital from Pasig City that resides inside metro Manila. The law took effect, 15 days after its publication to the official gazette or a newspaper. Written on the copy of the law,

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DOH welcomes Ombudsman’s move to investigate dep’t anomalies in COVID-19 response

MANILA, June 17- The Department of Health (DOH) said it welcomes the Office of the Ombudsman’s probe on alleged anomalies of the department on its COVID-19 response and will comply with all the directives. In a statement released this afternoon, “the DOH has been transparent in the COVID-19 response, including procurement transactions and the provision of benefits to healthcare workers.”

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