18,065 New COVID-19 Recoveries Bring Total To Over 273K

18,065 New COVID-19 Recoveries Bring Total To Over 273K

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GSIS To Release Php3.3B In Christmas Cash Gift To Pensioners Starting Dec 1

Good news! GSIS announced that it will start to release a total of Php3.3 billion in Christmas cash gift to a total of 330,496 old-age and disability pensioners starting December 1.

Igniting The Future Of Filipino Youth Through Education

EDC continues to uphold its mission to elevate the lives of its partner communities through various education initiatives.

Violence Against Children At Home During Pandemic – Save The Children Research Reveals

A recent report by Save the Children revealed that "the more household income that has been lost owing to COVID-19, the higher the reporting of violence in the home by both children and parents/ caregivers."

Save The Children Philippines Launches “E-Regalo Sa Mga Bata”

For every Php 10,000 raised through E-Regalo sa mga Bata, Save the Children will provide learning kits and life-saving essentials to 20 children.

A total of 18,065 new recoveries from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) were reported Sunday, pushing the total number of recoveries nationwide to 273,079.

In its latest case bulletin, the Department of Health (DOH) also reported 3,190 new Covid-19 infections, bringing the total number of active cases to 43,642.

Of the active cases, 85.4 percent are mild, 9.2 percent are asymptomatic, 1.7 percent are severe, and 3.8 percent are in critical condition.

The majority of the newly announced cases were from the National Capital Region (NCR) with 1,279, the provinces of Rizal with 212, Laguna with 147, Cavite with 146, and Bulacan with 122 infections.

Meanwhile, the overall tally of Covid-19 cases in the country has reached 322,497 since the health crisis broke out, with the death toll higher by 100 at 5,774.

Of the 100 deaths, 16 occurred in October (16 percent), 57 in September (57 percent), 11 in August (11 percent), 12 in July (12 percent), three in June (3 percent), and one in May (1 percent).

“About 23 duplicates were removed from the total case count, and of these, 13 were recovered cases and two were deaths. Moreover, 19 cases previously tagged as recovered were reclassified as deaths after final validation,” the DOH said.

As of Saturday, the 107 licensed reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) laboratories and 33 licensed GeneXpert laboratories conducted a total of 3,639,828 tests nationwide.

The DOH said it has 23,100 total bed capacity dedicated to Covid-19 patients.

Occupied are about 46 percent of 1,900 intensive care unit beds; 41 percent of 15,300 isolation beds; and 41 percent of 6,200 ward beds.

About 21 percent of 2,200 ventilators are in use. (PNA)

New Safety Protocols, Sarangani Registers Highest COVID-19 Recovery Rate In Region 12

After fortifying its safety protocols, Sarangani province saw 28 new recoveries out of the 45 who beat COVID-19 in the SOCCSKSARGEN Region

Need A Fast Connection? No Worries, Grab And Globe At Home Have Got You Covered!

Starting November 24, 2020, customers can conveniently purchase Globe At Home Prepaid WiFi and Xtreme Home Prepaid WiFi devices on GrabMart.

GSIS To Release Php3.3B In Christmas Cash Gift To Pensioners Starting Dec 1

Good news! GSIS announced that it will start to release a total of Php3.3 billion in Christmas cash gift to a total of 330,496 old-age and disability pensioners starting December 1.

TIKA Donates P1.5-M Sewing Machines To Manila City Gov’t

The PHP1.5 million-worth of donation will be used to support Manila’s livelihood project which hires Manila residents affected by the increasing unemployment brought by the global health crisis.

4-Day Work Week In PH Courts Starts Dec. 1: SC

Under the guidelines, all courts would observe a 10-hour workday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Pacquiao Gets ‘Clean Air Champion’ Award, Urges Tree Planting

Boxing champion and Senator Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Pacquiao is urging the public to plant more trees as part of measures to save the environment.

PH Launches ‘Motourismo’ To Attract Riders To Travel

The Department of Tourism’s “motourismo” campaign seeks to revitalize the travel experience under the new normal and allow tourists to rediscover the country's sights on two wheels.

Great Deals On Mobile And Broadband Await At The Gift Love, On The Globe myBusiness Shop

As a way to help SMEs rebuild in time for the holiday season, Globe myBusiness is currently holding the Gift Love, Gift Local Online sale until November 30, 2020.

PH’s 1st Solar-Powered Bike Pit Stop Opens In San Juan

The country's first solar-powered bike pit stop and repair station in San Juan City is now officially open to the public!

Violence Against Children At Home During Pandemic – Save The Children Research Reveals

A recent report by Save the Children revealed that "the more household income that has been lost owing to COVID-19, the higher the reporting of violence in the home by both children and parents/ caregivers."