Practicing the minimum health standards remains the best defense of commuters against the COVID-19, according to Usec. Vergeire.

Eda: Another Satellite Communications System Is Installed In Laoag School

Another rural school in Laoag has been installed with a very small aperture terminal (VSAT) satellite communications system meant to boost internet connectivity the city.

Sec. Tugade: Digitalization, Answer To Transportation Under ‘New Normal’

More cashless transactions are on the way! Sec. Tugade said that the DOTr is focused on digitalization as the country navigates to the new normal.

Go Motion Launches Re-Visions, A Webinar Series On Video Creation And Production

Calling all artists! Here's your chance to learn how to adapt to the new normal of video production with this FREE webinar.

Spotlight

EDC-Sponsored Testing Facility To Enhance COVID-19 Resiliency In Ormoc, Nearby Provinces

EDC has partnered with the city government of Ormoc for the creation of a molecular diagnostic center that will level up the transcription of COVID-19 swab samples.

Home Of The Future: Communities For The New Normal

I-Land invites you to its exclusive event where they will tackle future-proof homes that can endure external threats an environmental risks. Sign up here:

McDonald’s Now Offers Group Selections For You And Your Fam’s Different Cravings

They also launched a platter of McNuggets and BFF Fries that are good for up to 20 people!

EDC Lauds DOE Move To Promote Geothermal

“We highly welcome the DOE’s recent directives to explore and maximize geothermal energy sources in the country."

COVID-19

Usec. Vergeire: Minimum Health Standards Still Best Defense Vs. COVID-19

Practicing the minimum health standards remains the best defense of commuters against the COVID-19, according to Usec. Vergeire.

Dr. Bernadas: Most Of Cebu City’s COVID-19 Patients At Home, Village Centers

Dr. Bernadas said 63 percent or 2,910 patients are either in barangay isolation centers or at their own home, while 1,711 active infections are still confined in the hospitals.

Usec. Vergeire: Community Transmission, Cause Of COVID-19 Case Hike In NCR

"It may sound repetitive but we will not stop reminding everyone to wear masks, observe physical distancing, sanitize. This is DOH's call to everybody, whether you be in the private or public sector."

Pres. Duterte: PH Cannot Afford Total Reopening Of Economy

"Mahirap tayo, hindi tayo puwedeng sumugal. I cannot follow the example of other countries."

Latest Stories

Lorenzana: 48.1K Returning Overseas Pinoys Back In Hometowns

A total of 48,189 returning overseas Filipinos are already back to their respective provinces, Defense Secretary and National Task Force against Covid-19 chair Delfin Lorenzana.

Medialdea: Gov’t Working ‘Round-The-Clock’ To Reduce COVID-19 Impact

"We are confident that in spite of the continuation of this health crisis, our economy can resume its growth trajectory..."

Dr. Bernadas: Most Of Cebu City’s COVID-19 Patients At Home, Village Centers

Dr. Bernadas said 63 percent or 2,910 patients are either in barangay isolation centers or at their own home, while 1,711 active infections are still confined in the hospitals.

Usec. Vergeire: Community Transmission, Cause Of COVID-19 Case Hike In NCR

"It may sound repetitive but we will not stop reminding everyone to wear masks, observe physical distancing, sanitize. This is DOH's call to everybody, whether you be in the private or public sector."

Guv. Cadiao Urges Antique Villages To Establish Quarantine Facilities

Barangays in Antique were urged to establish their own quarantine facilities to help municipal governments accommodate returning residents.
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The Great Filipino Story

Angono Community Embraces Creativity And Solidarity Amid Pandemic

The community of Angono has found ways to be creative during this pandemic by holding a "Pinoy Big Brother" like show for their Facebook audience!

Fresh Grad Offers Tutorials In Exchange For Grocery Amid Pandemic

This is the story of Aileen, a fresh graduate, who managed to carry on by channeling her resiliency when faced with unexpected circumstances.

Mayor Frenzel Appoints Midwife To A Permanent Gov’t Post After Recovering From COVID-19

A dose of good news! A 23-year-old midwife based in Benguet receives a permanent position in the government, thanks to her immense dedication to serve the public.

Residents Praise Leaders For Their “Brilliant” Strategy In Grouping Asymptomatic Patients

"Sana all!", yan ang sabi ng netizens noong makita ang government project na ito.

Lifestyle

These Mental Health Hotlines And Support Groups Are Here To Listen To Your Struggles

These hotlines and internet support groups can help anyone and everyone who feels the need for some support and someone to talk to during these tough times.

Garmin Partners Physioq To Support And Accelerate COVID-19 Research

Neo helps users and family members keep track of their vitals including blood oxygen saturation (SpO2), heart rate, respiration rate, sleep and body temperature.

Self-Care Is Essential, Now And Always

Who says self-care has to be postponed this quarantine?

Latest Appliances From XTREME To Gear Your Home This New Normal

Check out XTREME's new line of appliances that promotes productivity and efficiency at its best price!

Entertainment

Struggles Of Lovers Amid Lockdown Shown In ABS-CBN’s New “PILIkula” Digital Short Film

Witness how this engaged couple struggle with the lockdown blues and deal with putting their journey to forever on hold in "Wedding Dress: For Sale", premiering this July 13.

ABS-CBN Vows That It Will Continue To Be A Responsible Content Producer

VIDANES: "It's not about us, it's about the people we serve, and that's what we've dedicated our lives to. We will continue to improve that service."

Abante Hits Back ABS-CBN With ‘Morality Issue’

Isa sa mga ginamit na halimbawa ni Abante ay ang controversial 'Diamonds' performance ni Anne Curtis. Pabor ka bang ma-renew ang franchise ng ABS-CBN?

More Stories

Usec. Mateo: DepEd Reports 18.8M Enrollees For SY 2020-2021

The Department of Education (DepEd) said 18,871,245 learners have enrolled in public and private schools nationwide for the school year 2020-2021 which begins next month.

Pres. Duterte: PH Cannot Afford Total Reopening Of Economy

"Mahirap tayo, hindi tayo puwedeng sumugal. I cannot follow the example of other countries."

Struggles Of Lovers Amid Lockdown Shown In ABS-CBN’s New “PILIkula” Digital Short Film

Witness how this engaged couple struggle with the lockdown blues and deal with putting their journey to forever on hold in "Wedding Dress: For Sale", premiering this July 13.

Lim: MMDA To Disinfect Headquarters

Heads up! MMDA operations will be suspended on July 9 and 10 to give way to the complete sanitation and disinfection of all its offices and adjacent premises.

Lim: MMDA To Disinfect Headquarters

Heads up! MMDA operations will be suspended on July 9 and 10 to give way to the complete sanitation and disinfection of all its offices and adjacent premises.

Travel

Pres. Duterte To Filipinos: Follow Conditions For Non-Essential Travel

PRRD reminds travelers to strictly comply with the guidelines imposed for non-essential travels.

Pres. Duterte To Filipinos: Follow Conditions For Non-Essential Travel

PRRD reminds travelers to strictly comply with the guidelines imposed for non-essential travels.

Spox. Roque: Non-Essential Travel Now Allowed

Traveling across the country and abroad is now allowed, provided that tourists submit the required documents and comply with the guidelines issued by the corresponding gov't agencies.

Sison: Pangasinan’s Hundred Islands National Park Reopens On July 1

Na-miss mo ba ang Hundred Islands? Magbubukas muli ang kanilang pinto para sa mga turista ngayong July 1!

Motoring

Sec. Tugade: Digitalization, Answer To Transportation Under ‘New Normal’

More cashless transactions are on the way! Sec. Tugade said that the DOTr is focused on digitalization as the country navigates to the new normal.

Lim: MMDA To Disinfect Headquarters

Heads up! MMDA operations will be suspended on July 9 and 10 to give way to the complete sanitation and disinfection of all its offices and adjacent premises.

Lim: MMDA To Disinfect Headquarters

Heads up! MMDA operations will be suspended on July 9 and 10 to give way to the complete sanitation and disinfection of all its offices and adjacent premises.

Tech

HMD Global Acquires Assets Of Cybersecurity Software Company Valona Labs

The acquisition forms part of HMD Global’s ongoing commitment to mobile security and forms the foundations of its brand-new Centre of Excellence in Tampere, Finland.

Globe Encourages Parents And Kids To Be Responsible Digital Citizens

Globe holds the first Kids & Tech: Parenting in the Digital Age, an exclusive webinar that teaches families to become wise users of social media and technology.

Gearing Up For 5G: What’s Real And What’s Not?

Globe has debunked 5 common misconceptions about 5G! Did you know some people think it is related to the spread of COVID-19?

7 New Things You Can Do Using The Lazada App

From booking virtual fitness classes to shopping for cars and motorcycles!

Caring For Customer Service Agents Amid The Pandemic

Here's how Globe expressed their appreciation towards our dear call center agents and frontliners:

Lim: MMDA To Disinfect Headquarters

Heads up! MMDA operations will be suspended on July 9 and 10 to give way to the complete sanitation and disinfection of all its offices and adjacent premises.

Guv. Lacson: NegOcc Allocates P2.5-M Fund For Kadiwa Management Partnership

The Negros Occidental provincial government is granting a PHP2.5-million marketing fund to an accredited non-government organization (NGO) to consolidate the operation of the "Negrense: Kadiwa" center.

Maj. Diñoso: Army To Deploy 120 New Militiamen In Samar

The Philippine Army has recruited 120 new militiamen in Samar to help sustain the insurgency-free status in some areas of the province.

Malaysian Biz Group Donates Medical Supplies To PH

The Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industries Philippines, Inc. (MCCI) donated assorted medical supplies to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) in support of its COVID-19 containment efforts.

Sec. Dar: Policy Shifts In Food Systems Needed In New Normal

“There must be transformation everywhere in food systems from production to consumption and all places in between which will compel us to do things differently.”

The Talk

Bolinao Town Records 532K Tourist Arrivals In 2019

A total of 532,142 tourists visited this town in 2019, up by 48.12 percent compared to 359,269 arrivals the previous year. “Of the total...

Join iDiveblue Against The Ecological Marine Disaster Of Our Age

This organization has set out with a simple goal: give the oceans a voice. Read more about them here:

5 Reasons To Visit Bangkok This Summer

Thailand's new king and queen have just been crowned. This is probably among the timeliest seasons to visit the country and witness the new...