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An Imus city councilor is set to sponsor a resolution that will honor the kindness of Marlon Tanael
Residents seeking jobs or planning to start small businesses may avail of loans from the city government at no interest if they pay within two years, says Mayor Vico Sotto
The 30-hectare project is targeted to begin construction in 2021
Pasig Mayor Vico Sotto began his term by cleaning up the local government’s procurement process and auditing its assets. When the coronavirus pandemic hit, the city had money to help every household, and then some.
The citizen/texter must report those without a face mask, wandering senior citizens, those without quarantine passes, and other related violations
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This is meant to achieve 'higher rates of citizen compliance during encounters and fewer complaints lodged against law enforcement,' says the city government
The COVID-19 testing facility of the Philippine Red Cross in Batangas City is the biggest in the Calabarzon
Journalist Howie Severino says he was brought to the Amoranto Stadium, where he saw 'hundreds of people' required to attend a seminar on the coronavirus
City Administrator Aldrin Quebec says the Tacloban COVID-19 SCAN System will not only help the city government, but also commercial establishments in identifying people who are potentially exposed to the new virus
Marikina, a city of 450,000 residents, has one of the fastest reduction rates in cases. Mayor Marcy Teodoro says the city government simply did what public health experts advised: test, contain, and treat with speed.
Hua Xin company operates without permits from the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation and the Makati city government
Mandaue City has 717 active coronavirus cases, 319 recoveries, and 25 deaths
Mayor Junard 'Ahong' Chan says he is dead serious in driving home the message to his constituents in Lapu-Lapu City that COVID-19 kills
The training aircraft bound for Dumaguete City carried two flight instructors, a student co-pilot, and a mechanic. All of them are unharmed, says the Philippine Coast Guard.
The suspects – all barangay peacekeepers – surrender to the 4th Special Forces Battalion through the assistance of a village chief
'This was recommended by the IATF to avoid confusion with the public as we are still harmonizing data with other health departments,' the Cebu City Health Department says
The city public information office says the mortuary freezer van can accommodate 40 bodies and will be installed at the Mandaue City Hospital this week
The city records 1,036 confirmed COVID-19 cases while still in general community quarantine
Cebu City has the largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country and is still under enhanced community quarantine
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The Cebu City Council will also hear two resolutions which would give P15,000 financial aid to nurses in the coronavirus ward, and financial aid to infected patients
New coronavirus cases are traced to drinking sessions, boodle fights, wakes, and even basketball and volleyball games
Major Marvin Indammog, the commanding officer of the Army soldiers killed by policemen in Jolo, Sulu, is honored as a 'full-blooded Igorot warrior'
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(2nd UPDATE) Journalists are among workers allowed to go out and perform their duty as long as they present their press IDs
The Pasig mayor announces savings worth P414.7 million after cleansing the city government’s bidding process for project contracts
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Policemen, who man the checkpoints, are also among the 71 new confirmed coronavirus cases in Lapu-Lapu City in Central Visayas
Ina Nasino, 23, pleads with the court to let her stay with her baby, either at the hospital or at a prison nursery, until at least the child is 6 months old
Mandaue City is still under general community quarantine
'When all the data is aligned, there is no conflict,' Secretary Roy Cimatu, overseer of COVID-19 response in Cebu City says
'Using smartphones while walking is banned. Please operate your smartphones after you stop walking,' a recorded female voice cautions travelers to Yamato City
Iloilo City’s successful coronavirus response was not devised in a day. Neither can it be credited to only one person.
Only Cebu City remains under enhanced community quarantine
President Rodrigo Duterte cites the continuing rise in the number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Cebu City
The Department of Health acknowledges the issues raised with its initial plan to deploy rural health physicians from other areas to Cebu City
Cebu City now has 5,494 cases after confirming 353 new infections. The Cebu Provincial Capitol is also closed from July 1 to 3 after 12 employees test positive.
'Unfortunately, an era comes to an end,' the beloved Baguio restaurant writes on Facebook as it announces its closure after 19 years in business
Law enforcers are also looking at complaints that the couple may also have victimized over 200 people from Capiz
Makati City government spokesperson Michael Camiña also says charges have been filed against the arrested bar goers
'Deployment will be temporarily held in abeyance until issues and concerns are settled with all concerned physicians and other stakeholders,' says DOH-Western Visayas Director Marlyn Convocar
Exempted workers are allowed to travel with their certificate of employment and company ID. No quarantine pass holders will be allowed out on Sundays.
The Honesty Cart program in Baguio resulted in an overcollection, showcasing the integrity that their citizens are known for
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Montero claims that he and his wife were only there to have a meal, and that they did not know that bars were not yet allowed to operate
‘The local government should be felt. ’Pag nag-lockdown ka, ’tapos pinabayaan mo ang mga tao, ’wag ka na,’ says Legazpi City Mayor Noel Rosal
Some physicians from the Doctors to the Barrios program say the Department of Health did not consult them about their redeployment to Cebu City, adding that this would jeopardize health in far-flung areas
Mayor Rex Gatchalian says, ‘If we can do it ourselves, do it on our own, it’s the most helpful thing we can do for the national government’