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AMLC, PDEA showed no evidence implicating De Lima in drugs –lawyer

A financial investigator from the Anti-Money Laundering Council and a digital forensic examiner from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency reaffirmed on Friday that Senator Leila De Lima was not involved in any suspicious transaction that would link her to the [...]

October 24, 2020 News
Lucio Tan's Wife Carmen

Lucio Tan’s Wife Carmen Tan Steps Up to Vice Chair of LT Group, Inc.

Carmen K. Tan, the wife of the country’s last reigning taipan, 86-year-old Lucio Tan, has been appointed as the vice chair of LT Group Inc., the publicly listed holding company of the Tan family’s business empire. LT Group consists of [...]

October 23, 2020 News
Payatas landslide

QC gov’t relocates families affected by Payatas landslide

The local government of Quezon City on Thursday vowed to provide assistance to families affected and displaced by the landslide that occurred in Barangay Payatas over the weekend. According to Mayor Joy Belmonte, six of the 25 affected families have [...]

October 22, 2020 News
Erap hinanda na ang sariling puntod

Erap hinanda na ang sariling puntod, ayon kay Jinggoy Estrada

Handa na ang paglilibingan kay Erap. Ipinasilip ni Jinggoy Estrada ang magiging puntod ng kanyang 83 anyos na ama sa Episode 3 ng kanyang vlog na pinamagatang “Erap Museum Tour in Tanay, Rizal” sa YouTube channel niyang Jingflix Ph. Ang puntod ay nasa labas [...]

October 21, 2020 News
Virgin coconut oil

Virgin coconut oil a potential antiviral agent vs COVID-19, research shows

Experiments have shown evidence that virgin coconut oil may defeat the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19). “There are still alternative solutions against COVID-19 aside from vaccines. Although further investigation is needed before we develop a possible prevention or treatment option, we [...]

October 19, 2020 News
MMDA'S PIALAGO

FB page admins only 7, not 70, MMDA’s Pialago clarifies, Bro’s ‘honest mistake’!

Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) spokesperson Celine Pialago on Monday said her brother committed an “honest mistake” when he said she has 70 administrators for her Facebook page, clarifying that it is only seven. In an interview with ABS-CBN’s Teleradyo, [...]

October 19, 2020 News
Red Cross pinahinto ang pagsusuri sa COVID

Red Cross pinahinto ang pagsusuri sa COVID na pinopondohan ng PhilHealth dahil sa di nabayaran na balanse

Ang pribadong samahang nagsasagawa ng pinakamaraming coronavirus test sa bansa ay pinahinto ang pag-screen nito na pinondohan ng Philippine Health Insurance Corp. sa kabiguan ng ahensya na mabayaran ang overdue na balanse na higit sa P930 milyon. Ang desisyon ng [...]

October 15, 2020 News
Chinese drug maker

Chinese drug maker offers experimental Covid-19 vaccines to students heading overseas

A Chinese drugmaker is offering its experimental Covid-19 shots to students heading overseas to study, even though the vaccines are still in clinical trials, according to mainland media reports. State-owned China National Biotec Group, or CNBG, says it will provide its [...]

October 14, 2020 News
VP Leni

Enchong, Nilinis ang Opisina ni VP Leni

Sa guesting ni VP Leni sa IG Live ni @g3cafe, ikinuwento nya ang mga programang inilunsad ng kanyang opisina ngayong pandemic. Kasabay nito, binanggit din nya ang napakaraming volunteers kasali na ang mga artista na tumulong sa kanyang mga programa. [...]

October 14, 2020 News
Filipinos traveling to Singapore must present negative swab tests before boarding

Filipinos traveling to Singapore must present negative swab tests before boarding

Starting Oct. 19, all travelers from the Philippines are required to present negative swab tests before they are allowed to enter Singapore, the Filipino consulate general in the Lion City announced today. Adrian Candolada said that the Singapore government’s decision [...]

October 13, 2020 News