Metro Manila to have shorter curfew hours under MECQ

Metro Manila will have shortened curfew hours starting April 12 as the capital region shifts to modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ).Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Benhur Abalos said that Metro Manila mayors had agreed to implement...

Long queues mark start of cash distribution in QC

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte on Thursday apologized on ABS-CBN's Teleradyo after a number of recipients did not receive any cash assistance after waiting for hours.This after authorities decided that only 2,000 city residents per day would be given cash assistance,...

Manila residents begin receiving food subsidy

Manila residents begin receiving food subsidy

The distribution of Covid-19 Food Security Program (FSP) food boxes to 700,000 families in Manila for the month of April began today.On Sunday, Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso said Manila residents would receive monthly food subsidies.“Nagsisimula na po ang...

Taguig Mayor Lino Cayetano gets Covid-19 vaccine jab

Taguig Mayor Lino Cayetano gets Covid-19 vaccine jab

Mayor Lino Cayetano received on Monday his first shot of the Sinovac vaccine against Covid-19.“Today I received the first dose of the Sinovac vaccine together with other A1.5 government frontliners, senior citizens and adults with comorbidities,” Cayetano said in a...

MECQ needed to stop Covid-19 surge – OCTA

MECQ needed to stop Covid-19 surge – OCTA

The OCTA Research team advised the government to implement a stricter modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) to arrest the spike of new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections in the country. 

DTI hopes GCQ bubble won’t extend beyond April 4

DTI hopes GCQ bubble won’t extend beyond April 4

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is hoping that the existing general community quarantine (GCQ) bubble all over Metro Manila and four other nearby provinces will not be extended beyond its April 4 deadline.

Built by National Artists: DMCI completes UP church repairs

Built by National Artists: DMCI completes UP church repairs

(Photo Credits: DMCI Homes) The DMCI group has completed repairs at the Parish of the Holy Sacrifice, more commonly known as the UP Church, ahead of Holy Week.Dome repairs started in January with scaffolding construction and scraping of the dome’s interior. Repainting...

NKTI hits maximum capacity as Covid-19 cases surge

NKTI hits maximum capacity as Covid-19 cases surge

The National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) has reached full capacity again due to the surge in cases of Covid-19.“This is to inform the general public that the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI), has already reached full capacity in the...