Sunday, January 24, 2021

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!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

PRRD Signs Laws Increasing Bed Capacity Of 5 Hospitals

PRRD Signs Laws Increasing Bed Capacity Of 5 Hospitals

Spotlight

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!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

As the country continues to grapple with the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic, President Rodrigo Duterte has signed five laws increasing bed capacity of hospitals in the cities of Iloilo, Las Piñas, Tuguegarao and Quezon, and in Dapa, Surigao del Norte.

Duterte signed all the laws on November 13 with Republic Act (R.A.) 11496 seeking to increase the bed capacity of the Western Visayas Medical Center in Mandurriao, Iloilo City from 425 to 700 beds, upgrade its professional health care services and facilities, and authorize the increase of its medical personnel.

Las Piñas General Hospital and Satellite Trauma Center in Las Piñas City will also increase its bed capacity from 200 to 500 beds under R.A. 11497. The law also upgrades its professional health care services and facilities.

R.A. 11498 also increases the bed capacity of The Cagayan Valley Medical Center in Tuguegarao City, Cagayan from 500 to 1,000 beds.

The Quirino Memorial Medical Center in Quezon City will also increase its bed capacity from 500 beds 1,000 beds under R.A. 11501. The law also upgrades its professional health care services and facilities, and authorizes the increase of its medical personnel.

Duterte also inked R.A. 11500, upgrading the Siargao District Hospital in Dapa into a Level 2 general hospital and rename it as the Siargao Island Medical Center.

Under R.A. 11500, the hospital bed capacity will increase from to 50 to 100 and will upgrade its professional heath care services and facilities, and authorize the increase of its medical personnel.

Duterte also signed R.A.11499 on November 13, renaming the Malita District Hospital in barangay Poblacion in Malita, Davao Occidental as the Malita Women’s and Children’s Wellness Center.

On the same day, Duterte also signed R.A. 11495 establishing the Bicol Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Pamplona, Camarines Sur.

The Bicol hospital will have 200 beds dedicated to health requirements of women and children.

“The hospital shall specialize on the care of women and children and shall focus on women and children healthcare, prenatal testing, obstetrics and gynecological services, pediatrics care, lactation programs, nutrition services, neonatal care, immunization services, postpartum depression support, education classes for parenting, and women’s and children’s health awareness,” the law read.

Under the law, Camarines Sur must develop a hospital development plan to reflect the development goals of the hospital including its bed capacity and service capability.

Request for the staffing requirements, capital outlay investments and budgetary needs for operations must be based on the hospital development plan.

The provincial government must provide funding for the establishment and operation of The Bicol Women’s and Children’s Hospital. (PNA)

Gov’t Vows Sustainable, Fully Integrated Vaccination Plan

LGU and private sectors work as one to sustain and fully integrate vaccines in the country.

QC Cites Management Strategies Amid Surge In Virus Cases

Napaghandaan kaya ng QC ang biglaang pagtaas ng kaso na nag-positibo sa Covid-19 sa kanilang lugar?

PNP’s One-Stop Shop In MOA Part Of ‘New Normal’

PNP opens an extension office of the Civil Security Group (CSG) at the SM Mall of Asia (MOA) as part of the ongoing efforts to adjust to the "new normal," citing the benefit of the One-Stop-Shop.

PSE, PDS Urge Congress To Pass CREATE Bill

The newly proposed Corporate Recovery and Tax Incentives for Enterprises Act (CREATE) aims to make the Philippines an attractive investment hub!

MRT-3 Serves Record 157K Passengers Since Covid Lockdown

Kamangha-mangha ang dami ng pasahero ang naitala simula nang magbalik operasyon ang MRT-3 station ngayong taon.

Abalos Asks DPWH To Fix Lights On Major Roads

MMDA chairman Benhur Abalos requested the DPWH to fix street lights on major thoroughfares across the metropolis, citing commuters are in danger.

Duterte Meets With China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Alamin ang napagkasunduan nina Duterte at China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi sa pagbisita nito sa Pinas.

Davao City Posts Highest Single-Day Record Of 105 Recoveries

Davao City has recorded 105 Covid-19 patients recovered in one day, the highest since the pandemic started.

Tacloban Drafts Covid-19 Vaccination Plan

Maliban sa “Money is not an issue here yet," sabi ni Tacloban city Mayor Alfred Romualdez sa budget ng vaccine, may iba itong inaalala. Ano kaya ito?

Dinagat Province Reports Zero Covid-19 Case

Good news! Dinagat province is now Covid-19-free!

Spotlight

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!

No Children Left Behind In Datu Paglas As Youth Leaders Mentor Learners

Youth leaders in Datu Paglas, Maguindanao are volunteering as tutors to help children who are struggling with their studies due to the changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Panasonic Air Conditioners With Nanoe™ X Confirmed To Inhibit The Novel Coronavirus

What a breakthrough! Panasonic is taking their air conditioners to the next level!

102-Year-Old School In Sorsogon Gets New SM School Building

The newly built two-story SM School building is now ready to cater students from Basud Elementary School in Sorsogon City!

Lifestyle

Hendrick’s Gin Celebrates Love And Romance With The Perfect Pair This Valentine’s Day

Hendrick’s has something for you this coming Valentine's Day!

POND’S And Shopee Deliver ‘Smarter Skincare’ With First AI-Powered Chatbot

Customers can now interact with PONDS chatbot in Shopee as they launch their 'Smarter Skincare Just For You!'

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?

Entertainment

First-Time ‘Himig’ Interpreters Reveal What Being Part The Competition Means To Them

Five of the 'Himig' 11th edition's first-time interpreters share their moments as they step up their passion for music!

FATE: THE WINX SAGA You Focus, You Learn, You Grow. Transformation Awaits On January 22

OMG! Bet your childhood WINX CLUB becomes corporeal as it releases their FATE: THE WINX SAGA original series on Netflix!

Newest Boys’ Love Tandem Gives All The Feels In Thai Series “A Tale Of Thousand Stars”

BL fans eyes here! Another best of Thai series entitled "A Tale of Thousand Stars," can now be streamed for free on iWantTFC!

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7 Timeless Hair Flips That Gone Viral Online

Pak, ganern! You'll definitely remember these iconic hair flips!

NTT Appoints Abhijit Dubey As Global Chief Executive Officer, NTT Ltd. From 1 April 2021

Learn more about the new CEO of the world's leading global technology services provider!

Marikina Lauds MMDA’s Move To Prevent Future Flooding

What can the local government do to prevent future flooding in the city?

realme Says Yellow To 2021 With The Best Deals Of The Month

realme products are on sale this January! Here are the specific dates:

Bicol Logs 23 Covid-19 Recoveries

No new death, 23 more recoveries; DOH regional reports in Bicol's Covid-19 case.

Travel

Bicol Int’l Airport Now 72.2% Complete

Malapit nang magkaroon ng airport sa Bicol!

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

Abalos Asks DPWH To Fix Lights On Major Roads

MMDA chairman Benhur Abalos requested the DPWH to fix street lights on major thoroughfares across the metropolis, citing commuters are in danger.

Cebu BRT Project Partially Operational Before Yearend: Tugade

Cebuanos can start to ride more modernized public transportations before 2021 ends!

SMC Extends Free Toll To Medical Frontliners On Skyway Stage 3

Wow! Extended pa ang pa-free toll ng SMC para sa mga medical frontliners!