The Negros Oriental Provincial Board passed an ordinance banning reclamation activities in all marine protected areas (MPA), overriding the veto by Governor Roel Degamo.
The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Eastern Visayas has started its investigation of the ill-fated M/V Lite Ferry 3 that capsized at the port of Ormoc City, Leyte claiming the life of a crew member.
The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Emerging Infectious Diseases has placed Abra, Baguio and Bohol under general community quarantine (GCQ) with heightened restrictions, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said.
The Department of Health (DOH) Davao Center for Health Development reported 843 new Covid-19 cases in the region bringing the total number of active cases to 20,874.
Baguio City will put up its own waste-to-energy plant to solve the city’s garbage disposal problem and provide cheap and renewable energy.
Davao City is asking the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) to consider purchasing more Western vaccine brands due to the low acceptability of Davao residents of Sinovac and Sinopharm vaccines from China.
Health experts call on the public to improve ventilation in homes and public establishments to reduce coronavirus transmission.
The Dumaguete-Bacong Airport development in Negros has started paying off landowners in preparation for its construction in the next two to three years, but Negros Oriental Gov. Roel Degamo thinks it should be in another place.
Leyte’s fourth district representative Lucy Torrres-Gomez will not run as a senator in next year’s presidential elections. after declaring her bid to run as mayor of her hometown of Ormoc City.
The Cebu Provincial Legislative Building was immediately evacuated and work suspended after a building official received a bomb threat shortly before noon, Monday.
The Jose B. Lingad Memorial General Hospital (JBLMGH) in San Fernando, Pampanga has declared that it will no longer accept coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients after reaching full bed capacity.
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio on Thursday she would not anymore seek the presidency in 2022 after her father, President Rodrigo Duterte, announced that he would pursue the vice presidency.
“Ang Ilocos Norte po ay nasa MECQ mula September 7 to 30. Ang naunang classification po ng Ilocos Norte ay GCQ with heightened restrictions,” Roque said in his virtual presser on Tuesday.
The Department of Health – Davao Region (DOH Davao) reported Monday 730 new cases of Covid-19 bringing its total number of active cases to 14,903.
Davao Region reports 1,031 new cases of COVID-19 in the region bringing the total number of active cases to 13,636.
The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) is still one of the low risk regions compared to other regions in Mindanao.