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Duterte tells China leader the Philippines will not be used for anti-China activities

President Rodrigo Duterte has spoken to his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping and told him that he would not allow anyone to use the Philippines...

Hontiveros leads Independence Day protest vs. China’s aggression, Anti-Terror Bill

"Tunay na nga ba tayong malaya?" Unity Statement.pdf This was the question posed by Senator Risa Hontiveros as she led an online independence day rally aiming...

Duterte to skip traditional Independence Day rites on June 12

President Rodrigo Duterte will skip the traditional Independence Day rites in Luneta on June 12 this year, but will instead stay in Davao City. The...

ABS-CBN did not violate its regulations when it issued PDRs

Media giant ABS-CBN Holdings Corp did not violate its regulations when it issued Philippine Deposit Receipts (PDRs), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said...

‘Butchoy’ barrels through Luzon

State weather bureau PAGASA on Thursday has raised tropical cyclone wind signals (TCWS) over the different parts of Luzon as Tropical Depression Butchoy advanced...

Tourism receipts might suffer record contraction in 2020, by more than 50 percent—BSP says

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Thursday that tourism receipts are expected to contract by more than 50 percent this year due...

Surge in COVID-19 cases ‘does not inspire’ further easing of restrictions —Malacañang Spox Roque

Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque on Thursday said the surge in COVID-19 cases “does not inspire” the further easing of restrictions. “It does not inspire relaxation....

Repeat tests not required for recovered COVID-19 patients

A suspected, probable, or confirmed case of COVID-19 will no longer have to go through a repeat test in order to be considered “recovered”,...

BREAKING! PH COVID updates: 24,175 positive; 1,036 deaths; 5,165  recoveries

The Department of Health (DOH) reported on Thursday 443 more infections—253 “fresh” or newly validated and 190 reported late—bringing the total to 24,175. The death...

BREAKING! PH COVID updates: 23,732 positive; 1,027 deaths; 4,895 recoveries

The Department of Health (DOH) reported its highest number of new COVID-19 recoveries in a single day at 159 on Wednesday. This brings the total...