Philippines Report
Duterte’s order disrupts convict’s ‘vacation’

Duterte’s order disrupts convict’s ‘vacation’

Duterte’s order disrupts convict’s ‘vacation’ FOR 40 years, thoughts of a new life in the island kept Alejandro Anana Arquillano going. He often thought of the beach while serving his sentence at the Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm in Puerto [...]

September 11, 2019 News
Cebu: Ban all pork from Luzon, local hog raisers suggest

Cebu: Ban all pork from Luzon, local hog raisers suggest

Ban all pork from Luzon, local hog raisers suggest CEBU Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia is mulling over a total ban on live hogs and pork-related products from Luzon, following confirmation of African swine fever (ASF) cases in two regions there. The [...]

September 11, 2019 Health
capsized cargo ship

Fourth crew member rescued from capsized cargo ship, Filipino crews are also rescued

The Coast Guard rescued all four trapped crew members from a capsized cargo ship Monday, finding them alive more than a day after the vessel overturned while leaving a port on the Georgia coast. Captain John Reed said responders had plucked three [...]

September 10, 2019 News
Mother Ricky Reyes to other LGBTQIA members

Mother Ricky Reyes to other LGBTQIA members: “Wag na kayong magbistida sa kalye tumulong nalang tayo sa kapwa!”

Ricky Reyes, also known as “Mother Ricky” expressed his disapproval over the SOGIE equality bill, saying that the members of the LGBTQIA+ should do another way so they’re going to be accepted and loved by the people. In an interview, [...]

September 10, 2019 News
People who are short have a greater risk of Type 2 diabetes

People who are short have a greater risk of Type 2 diabetes, study says

People who are short have a greater risk of Type 2 diabetes, study says Tall people might be at greater risk of developing cancer, but short people aren't off the hook. Shorter people are at greater risk of developing type [...]

September 10, 2019 News
Canada kukuha ng 2,000 Filipino workers kada taon

Canada kukuha ng 2,000 Filipino workers kada taon

Canada kukuha ng 2,000 Filipino workers kada taon Dalawang libong Pinoy skilled workers ang kakailanganin kada taon sa Yukon territory sa Canada, ayon sa Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE). Nilagdaan noong nakaraang linggo ng mga opisyal ng DOLE at [...]

September 9, 2019 News
High School student from Abra wins 3rd place at 5th World Robot Games in Thailand

High School student from Abra wins 3rd place at 5th World Robot Games in Thailand

Cordillera – A young student and robot enthusiast from Abra won 3rd place in the recently concluded 5th World Robot Games on August 28-31, 2019 held in Thailand.  Meljon “MJ” Reyes Viste, 16, a native of Bangued, Abra brought home [...]

September 9, 2019 News
African Swine Fever

DA confirms local pigs affected by African Swine Fever

The Department of Agriculture (DA) confirmed that African Swine Fever has hit the Philippines, which comes weeks after testing local hogs for the disease. Agriculture Secretary William Dar said on Monday that 14 of the 20 pig blood samples sent to [...]

September 9, 2019 News
4Ps beneficiaries may get rice instead of cash

4Ps beneficiaries may get rice instead of cash

4Ps beneficiaries may get rice instead of cash IN A BID to help Filipino farmers, the Department of Agriculture proposed Wednesday (DA), September 4, the distribution of rice instead of cash to beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps). [...]

September 8, 2019 News
‘higante’ na Lapu-Lapu

HIGANTE’ NA LAPU-LAPU, NAHULI SA BAYBAYIN NG ANTIQUE

Agaw atensyon sa Antique ang isang ‘higante’ na Lapu-Lapu na nahuli ng mga mangingisda sa baybayin ng Culasi, kahapon ng umaga, Setyembre 7. Namangha ang mga tao ng nakita nila ang higante na isda ng dinala ito sa tabing dagat. [...]

September 8, 2019 News

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