PH back to square one? Palace disagrees

PH back to square one? Palace disagrees

Malacañang on Tuesday said the Philippines was not starting from scratch in its fight against the pandemic despite a recent spike in Covid-19 cases. “We are not back to square one,” Palace spokesman Harry Roque said, responding to Sen. Joel Villanueva’s...
PhilHealth’s collapse feared by senators

PhilHealth’s collapse feared by senators

As contributions drop as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and benefit payouts continue to increase, state-run medical insurer Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) could reach the end of its actuarial life next year and totally collapse in 2022.During...
Public transport might partially operate during ECQ

Public transport might partially operate during ECQ

    The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said it is considering the possibility of allowing the operation of public transportation, notably buses and railway systems but at reduced capacity during the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) period. Senators,...