Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Make This A Year For Reinvention With Globe And Samsung Galaxy S21+ 5G And S21 Ultra 5G

This is it! The new Samsung Galaxy S21 comes in 5G with Globe!

Made To Be More: STI Gears Up For Another Semester Of Learning

LOOK! STI introduces the ONline and ONsite Education or the ONE STI Learning Model at the beginning of S.Y. 2020-2021.

Families Reinvent The Disney Experience With Globe At Home

Know more about “Disney’s Unboxing Celebrations" experience with Globe At Home!

SM Scholarship Program Receives Support From SM EDD

SM Foundation’s College Scholarship Program continues its mission to support economically challenged but deserving students by providing them access to quality education!

BFP Needs 30K More Firefighters

BFP Needs 30K More Firefighters

Spotlight

Make This A Year For Reinvention With Globe And Samsung Galaxy S21+ 5G And S21 Ultra 5G

This is it! The new Samsung Galaxy S21 comes in 5G with Globe!

Made To Be More: STI Gears Up For Another Semester Of Learning

LOOK! STI introduces the ONline and ONsite Education or the ONE STI Learning Model at the beginning of S.Y. 2020-2021.

Families Reinvent The Disney Experience With Globe At Home

Know more about “Disney’s Unboxing Celebrations" experience with Globe At Home!

SM Scholarship Program Receives Support From SM EDD

SM Foundation’s College Scholarship Program continues its mission to support economically challenged but deserving students by providing them access to quality education!

The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) on Wednesday said it needs an additional 30,000 firefighters to enhance its capability to save lives and property.

In a phone interview, BFP Director Jose Embang Jr. expressed hope that President Rodrigo Duterte’s commitment to modernizing the agency in his fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) will help beef up its ranks, which is currently composed of only 29,000 personnel.

“Ngayon lang nabanggit ng Pangulo ang modernization ng BFP (This is the only time the President mentioned the modernization of the BFP) since last year… given by the fact siguro na siya ay naging mayor sa Davao ng ilang dekada at nakita niya ang importance ng isang fire department sa isang bayan (probably because he was former Davao City Mayor for decades and he saw the importance of a fire department to a nation),” Embang said.

Aside from additional manpower, he said the BFP needs additional equipment such are fire trucks, ladders, platforms, ambulances, rescue trucks, and hazardous material trucks along with choppers, fire rescue boats, and drones.

Embang said the President’s commitment will help the agency effectively carry out its mandate as he admitted that it is lagging behind its counterparts in other countries.

Aside from putting out fires, BFP personnel are also involved in rescue operations in disasters, inspection, prevention and serve as first responders in emergencies.

Embang added that the BFP supports the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) in national emergencies and anti-terror activities.

The BFP is an attached agency of the Department of the Interior and Local Government. (PNA)

Gov’t Backs Plans To Tap Pharmacists, Midwives As Vaccinators

To help vaccinate 70M people, the DOH proposes to allow pharmacists and midwives as vaccinators for Covid-19 vaccines.

Gov’t Assures Equitable Vaccine Distribution

"We are doing everything with integrity and honesty..," Vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr said the government, alongside LGUs and private sectors are working together for the procurement of Covid-19 vaccines

PH Covid-19 Recovery Tally Rises By Over 5K To 465,991

Sa bagong datos ng DOH, nadagdagan ng 5,868 ang mga gumaling mula sa Covid-19, at tinatayang 465,991 na ang kabuuang bilang nito.

Tarlac City Creates Body For Covid-19 Vaccination Plan

Tarlac city mayor nanguna na sa pagbuo ng technical working group para sa paghahanda sa Covid-19 vaccination sa lugar.

Dar Swears In Ex-PhilRice Official As New ASec

A former Philrice executive director will now serve as the new assistant secretary of the Dept. of Agriculture.

Borongan City Under Hard Lockdown Anew

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Books You Can Read Depending On Your Mood

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Teachers’ Commitment Brings Bright Future For Learners

Alamin ang kwentong "extra challange" ng isang prinsipal sa Pangasinan.

NegOcc Hog Industry Looks Up With New Market Opportunities

Alamin kung bakit naging malaki ang pagkakataon na kumita ng mga nag-aalaga ng baboy sa Negros Occidental.

SM Scholarship Program Receives Support From SM EDD

SM Foundation’s College Scholarship Program continues its mission to support economically challenged but deserving students by providing them access to quality education!

Spotlight

Make This A Year For Reinvention With Globe And Samsung Galaxy S21+ 5G And S21 Ultra 5G

This is it! The new Samsung Galaxy S21 comes in 5G with Globe!

Made To Be More: STI Gears Up For Another Semester Of Learning

LOOK! STI introduces the ONline and ONsite Education or the ONE STI Learning Model at the beginning of S.Y. 2020-2021.

Families Reinvent The Disney Experience With Globe At Home

Know more about “Disney’s Unboxing Celebrations" experience with Globe At Home!

SM Scholarship Program Receives Support From SM EDD

SM Foundation’s College Scholarship Program continues its mission to support economically challenged but deserving students by providing them access to quality education!

Lifestyle

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

Yellow Cab Introduces Its New Thin Crust Pizza, Starting At Just P249

New year new taste. Yellow Cab's New York Style Thin Crust Pizza is now available. The price starts at P249!

Mrs. Garcia’s: The Meat Of The Matter For The New Normal

Looking for fresh and quality meats at affordable prices?

2020 Up In Flames: Watch Kenny Rogers Roaster’s Fitting Year-Ender

Kenny Rogers Roasters Philippines is literally roasting 2020! Check out this video!

Entertainment

GMA Regional TV To Broadcast Dinagyang Digital 2021

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1st BGYO Fan Conference Set On January 29 On KTX.PH

Kilig to the bones ba ka mo? Abangan ang mga pasabog sa fans ng bagong P-Pop boy group na BGYO sa kanilang grand launch ngayong Jan. 29 na!

Ogie Introduces “Eydie Waw” And “The Wawettes” In Funny New Track “Maga Ako, Manas Ako”

Bagong LSS ngayong 2021. Alamin ano ang behind-the-story sa bagong kanta ni Ogie na 'Maga Ako, Manas Ako.'

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Comelec Receives Over 1M Applications For Registration

Ikaw nakapagparehistro ka na ba? Alamin ang nationwide voter's registration schedule para dito.

Kidapawan To Allot P76-M For Agriculture Projects

Expect more LGU projects for Kidapawan farmers as the government eyes a PHP76-million budget in 2021.

Major E. Samar Highway Now Open To All Vehicles

The national road in Binaloan village in Taft town Eastern Samar is now accessible for drivers. However, it will be closed from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. for safety reasons.

Free Coronavirus Tests For Ilocos Norte Tourism Workers

Ilocos tourism workers will undergo a free RT-PCR test to get back to work.

Travel

Vaccinated People Still Need To Follow Travel Protocols

Nabakunahan man o hindi tuloy-tuloy pa rin ang pagsunod ng travel health protocols, ayon kay Duque.

Panagbenga 2021 Postponed Due To Pandemic

Walang Panagbenga ngayong taon. 🙁

Radisson Hotel Group Rises Above Challenges To Add 84 New Hotels Across Asia Pacific

Radisson Hotel Group adds 84 new hotels and resorts, covering eight of its distinct brands.

Motoring

Comelec Receives Over 1M Applications For Registration

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Major E. Samar Highway Now Open To All Vehicles

The national road in Binaloan village in Taft town Eastern Samar is now accessible for drivers. However, it will be closed from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. for safety reasons.

HPG To Augment Personnel To Improve Traffic

Kailangan na nga bang dagdagan ang mga traffic enforcer sa daan?