Palace: Give ‘staycations’ a chance

Palace: Give ‘staycations’ a chance

“Let’s give it a chance dahil gaya po ng ating ad campaign, kinakailangan naman po—puwede naman pong pag-ingatan ang buhay para po makapaghanapbuhay ang lahat,” Harry Roque said.

DILG: Manila Bay rehab harmless; criticism ‘misplaced’

“We urge the critics to study the issue first before they make baseless allegations against worthwhile government projects. We welcome any investigation into this project whether in the courts of justice or in the court of public opinion. All this criticism is misplaced,” Interior Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya said.

Angkas to provide free rides for medical frontliners

Angkas to provide free rides for medical frontliners

Motorcycle ride-hailing service Angkas announced on Aug. 7 a partnership with the government to provide free rides to medical frontliners amid the mass transport suspension in Metro Manila due to the enhanced community quarantine.

‘I think I got Covid-19 after going to the public market’

‘I think I got Covid-19 after going to the public market’

Exactly how the coronavirus is transmitted remains the subject of scientific studies. But Niceforo “Nikko” Vince Balbedina, PressOne.PH’s multimedia editor, believes he got Covid-19 from a place frequented by many people despite the lockdown: the wet market.

OVP opens 5th QC dorm for frontliners

OVP opens 5th QC dorm for frontliners

The Office of the Vice President (OVP) announced on August 5 the opening of its fifth free dormitory service in Quezon City for healthcare workers and other frontliners battling the Covid-19 pandemic.