Bong Go urges quick provision of one-time ‘Bayanihan’ financial assistance to LGUs; says fund will boost local measures to fight COVID-19
After recommending earlier to the Executive Department the grant of one-time ‘Bayanihan’ financial assistance to cities and municipalities, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go reiterated its importance to help them respond to the needs of their constituents while the country is addressing the COVID-19 health emerg ...
MDM | 11 hours ago
Official Statement from Mayor Joy Belmonte 3 April 2020
Dear QC residents: As we end the third week of this enhanced community quarantine, we are grateful to all of our frontliners who continue to sacrifice to meet our needs. Taos-puso po akong nagpapasalamat at sumasaludo sa mga nagsisilbi sa mga ospital, sa mga lansangan, sa kani-kanilang barangay at sa iba’t-iba pa pong lugar ...
PNA | 15 hours ago
DOH COVID-19 CASE BULLETIN #020
UPDATES: As of 4:00PM today, the Department of Health reports 385 new cases (PH2634-PH3018) of COVID-19. The total number of cases in the country is now at 3,018. DOH also reports 1 additional recovery which brings the total number of recoveries to 52. For more details visit: ...
PNA | 16 hours ago
PH now has 8 COVID-19 testing centers: Palace
MANILA – There are now eight testing centers nationwide that can screen individuals suspected of being infected with the COVID-19, Malacañang said on Friday. In a virtual press briefing, Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said faster identification and isolation of infected individuals are now possible, ...
PNA | 17 hours ago
TESDA urges Pinoys to avail of online courses
MANILA -- With many Filipinos staying in their homes with the implementation of the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) scare, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Secretary Isidro Lapeña is urging everyone to avail of the ...
PNA | 19 hours ago
STATEMENT BY MAYOR INDAY SARA DUTERTE ON FEDERALISM AND COVID-19 ARTICLE CIRCULATING ONLINE
This is to inform the public that the article “Mayor Inday Sarah Duterte’s point of view” is not mine nor does it reflect my actual views about federalism and how the national government is responding to the Covid-19 health crisis. The article has been making the rounds on social media and has been shared and reposted ...
MDM | 21 hours ago
o recommends grant of one-time ‘Bayanihan’ Financial Assistance to LGUs to help constituents amid COVID-19 crisis
Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go appealed to the Executive Department on Thursday, April 2, to grant a one-time ‘Bayanihan’ financial assistance to cities and municipalities to help them respond to the needs of their constituents while the country is addressing the COVID-19 health emergency and the socioeconomic imp ...
MDM | 1 day ago
LT Group clarifies donation of face masks to Cavite hospital
They said they had asked advice from Sen. Go’s office where best to send their donation, and added that it was unfortunate that their gesture was “misconstrued,” adding that the senator had no knowledge about the label on the boxes. The image that was widely circulated showed a box labeled “400 pcs. (pieces) sur ...
MDM | 1 day ago
Bong Go urges government to expedite release of funds to assist affected Filipinos; emphasizes ‘No politics, fair and equal distribution among poorest of the poor’
Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go has urged the government on April 1 to immediately take further steps in expediting the release of financial assistance to displaced workers through the Department of Labor and Employment and vulnerable sectors through the Department of Social Welfare and Development. “Mahirap ma ...
MDM | 1 day ago
2019 Bar exam results release on April 10 'fake news': SC
MANILA – The Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday dismissed as fake news a document stating the release of the 2019 Bar Examination results on April 10, which has gone viral on social media. In a press statement, Associate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe, chairperson of the 2019 Bar Examinations, cited "a spuri ...
PNA | 1 day ago
TESDA urges Filipinos to avail of online courses
MANILA -- With many Filipinos ...15 hours ago