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GRP unilateral ceasefire declaration premature, and bereft of any basis for reciprocation by the...

  The Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) has issued its unilateral ceasefire declaration in advance, amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis,...

DOH-RITM strengthens subnational labs, COVID-19 response

As the Department of Health-Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (DOH-RITM) strengthens its outbreak response, representatives from subnational laboratories (SNLs) are being trained on the...

China-ASEAN Free Trade Zone by 2020

Heads of state who attended the 35th ASEAN summit in Bangkok Thailand decided to defer the final draft of a proposed trade bloc that...

Breaking! DOH reports 12 new COVID-19 cases in the PH, supports 11th IATF resolutions

  The Department of Health (DOH) reported 12 additional positive coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases (PH53-64), bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the...

Possible SARS-like virus now in RP? Duque explains

A week ago, a 5-year old boy from Wuhan China arrived in the Philippines showing signs of being infected with the new...

Gatchalian to DOE: Study impact of increased biodiesel blend

MANILA, Philippines -- Senator Win Gatchalian has urged the Department of Energy (DOE) to thoroughly study the proposal to increase biofuel content in diesel...

Duterte’s militaristic solution will never cure people’s fear and anxiety over COVID-19 outbreak –...

Militant labor center, Kilusang Mayo Uno - Metro Manila aired disappointment over President Rodrigo Duterte’s live nationwide address to the Filipino people on Thursday...

COVID-19 not airborne, DOH maintains

  The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday  maintained that the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is not airborne and one can only get infected by droplets transmitted...

COVID-19 in PH soars to 187 cases, with 45 new ones reported–DOH

The Department of Health (DOH) on Tuesday reported 45 new cases,  bringing to 187 the total number of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. Actor Christopher...

Blackpink member Lisa is new face of Penshoppe

MANILA, Philippines – Korean girl band Blackpink member Lisa is the newest celebrity endorser of a homegrown fashion brand Penshoppe. In a video posted on...

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