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Groundbreaking ceremony for Korea-funded Girls Education Center in PH held

Manila Bulletin 15 Apr 2021
The groundbreaking ceremony for the Girls Education Center in Leyte (UNESCO / KOICA / MANILA BULLETIN). The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), together with the Korea International Cooperation Office (KOICA) and the Department of Education ...

Biñan LGU uses community radio station in financial aid distribution

Manila Bulletin 14 Apr 2021
Because the barangay is situated on a long avenue with intersecting alleys, the LGU divided the residents into seven batches organized by letter sets. (Photo from Mayor Arman Dimaguila / Jery Jimenez/ MANILA BULLETIN) ... .

Crime gang boss killed in shootout with Manila police

Manila Bulletin 13 Apr 2021
An alleged leader of a crime group, who reportedly killed a former Manila policeman in 2020, was killed in a shootout with the police on Tuesday (April 13) in Tondo, Manila ... Leo Francisco, Manila Police District (MPD) director, said Tiatco is the leader of the Tiatco Organized Crime Group involved in holdup activities.

Suspected organized crime group leader killed in police encounter in Tondo

The Philadelphia Inquirer 13 Apr 2021
MANILA, Philippines - A suspected leader of a local organized crime group was killed in an encounter with police operatives on Tuesday morning.

Syndicate leader killed in gunfight with Manila police

The Manila Times 13 Apr 2021
AN alleged leader of an organized crime group was killed in a gunfight with police in Manila on Tuesday after resisting a warrant of arrest.

Milestone: PH Red Cross Port Area lab records 1 million COVID-19 tests

Manila Bulletin 10 Apr 2021
PRC Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Senator Richard Gordon, announced this in a Twitter post and congratulated the PRC Bio-Molecular Laboratory located in Port Area, Manila ... “Most of the samples tested in Port Area are those of incoming OFWs [Overseas Filipino Workers],” the humanitarian organization added.

Shopee rallies Filipinos to aid affected communities thru Shopee Bayanihan

Manila Standard Today 09 Apr 2021
Users can donate easily to Shopee’s partner organizations such as World Vision, Caritas Manila, and Habitat for Humanity via the Shopee app ... • You can also visit https.// and https.// to view the organizations you can donate to.

DOH says WHO vouched for delivery of AstraZeneca vaccine by end-April

The Philadelphia Inquirer 09 Apr 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- The World Health Organization (WHO) has assured that AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine doses will arrive in the ...

Red Cross taps 3 universities for isolation facilities

The Manila Times 08 Apr 2021
THE Philippine Red Cross (PRC) tapped three universities in Metro Manila for their ... Last week, the humanitarian organization also joined forces with Metro Manila mayors to convert certain public and private schools into isolation units.

UK-made vaccine on hold

Manila Standard Today 08 Apr 2021
The 2.5 million doses received so far represent a fraction of the shots Manila has been negotiating with seven manufacturers to secure ... The World Health Organization’s Western Pacific office on Wednesday backed the use of the AstraZeneca vaccine in the region ... Manila Mayor ...

PH health capacity nears red line – WHO

The Manila Times 08 Apr 2021
At a forum organized by the Department of Health (DoH), Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) General Manager Jose Arturo Garcia said the public should trust their local government units in setting up a triage system as the “first line of defense” against possible hospital capacity hitches.

Ateneo, UP, La Salle tapped for add’l COVID-19 isolation centers by PH Red Cross

Manila Bulletin 08 Apr 2021
PRC Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Senator Richard Gordon, in s statement issued Thursday, April 8, announced that the humanitarian organization has enlisted the help of Ateneo De Manila University (ADMU), University of the Philippines (UP), and De La Salle University (DLSU) to set up isolation centers in their respective areas ... .

1st 1Sambayan provincial chapter to launch in Negros Occidental April 9

Sun Star 08 Apr 2021
THE first provincial chapter of 1Sambayan, a national broad-based coalition of pro-democratic forces, will be launched in Negros Occidental Friday, April 9, at the Grand Hall of Acacia Hotel in Bacolod City ... Negros Occidental organized the first provincial chapter after the group’s national launch in Manila last month ... He added ... .