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Paranaque warns against fake social amelioration forms

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Paranaque City Mayor Edwin Olivarez warned unscrupulous persons against selling fake social amelioration forms. Olivarez said that the social amelioration form is not for sale and those who will be caught, a case will be filed against them by the ci...

Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)

TESDA offers online courses

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Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Secretary Isidro Lapeña encourages Filipinos to avail of the agency's online courses. "While it (online program) has been there for some time, the more that I am encou...

The Supreme Court (SC)

Supreme Court slams fake news on bar exam results

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The Supreme Court (SC) slammed the fake news on the alleged release of the 2019 Bar Examination results on April 10. SC Associate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe, chairperson of the 2019 Bar Examinations, cited "a spurious document currently circ...

Metro Cities articles

Quezon City has 625 Covid-19 cases

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The Department of Health (DOH) reported 42 new cases of confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 in Quezon City, increasing the total to 625. The total number of confirmed cases with complete addresses in Quezon City is now at 563 while 550 cases have been validated by the QC Epidemiology and Surveilla...

Manila rolls out more Kadiwa stores

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Manila rolled out more Kadiwa stores in the city. The additional stores were launched at Barangay 375 at Zone 38 Aurora corner Rizal Avenue and at Barangay 387 at Zone 39 Arlegui corner Nepomuceno at 7 a.m. on April 8. The Manila city government, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture, ...

Belmonte orders wearing of face masks in Quezon City

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte ordered residents to wear face masks or face covering in all public places in the city. Belmonte issued Executive Order No. 25, Series of 2020, ordering residents to wear any form of covering for the nose and mouth, including medical masks, industrial masks, earl...

60,000 Muntinlupa scholars to get early allowances

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Muntinlupa City Council approved an ordinance to distribute in advance scholarship allowances for June to August in the wake of the financial impact of the coronavirus disease. In a Facebook post on Tuesday, the Muntinlupa Scholarship Program announced the early release of the allowances for around...

San Juan mayor accused of ‘blocking’ rolling store

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Former senator Jinggoy Estrada accused San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora of blocking the “rolling store” program of his daughter. In a portion of the Facebook live video of the former lawmaker, which was shared by Zamora to reporters, Jinggoy claimed that the city mayor told market ven...

Manila registeres 45 new coronavirus cases

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The Manila City Health Department reported another 45 cases of persons who tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019, bringing the total to 266. The city government reported that 32 persons have recovered while there are 466 Persons Under Investigation (PUIs). Meanwhile, the death toll has re...

Pasig reports 140 Covid-19 cases

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Pasig City reported 140 cases of coronavirus disease 2019 in the city as of April 7. The information from the Department of Health (DOH) showed that there are 28 persons who have recovered from the disease. The death toll in the city due to COVID-19 has reached 22. Currently, there are 80 Persons...

Caloocan housesholds to receive P1,000 cash assistance

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Caloocan City will provide P1,000 cash assistance to each of the 500,000 households in the city to help residents deal with the economic impact of the enhanced community quarantine. Mayor Oca Malapitan made the announcement Tuesday night, saying that this came after the city council passed an ordin...

Muntinlupa employs 1,191 displaced workers 

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Muntinlupa City provided emergency employment to 1,191 informal sector workers affected by the enhanced community quarantine through the Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers (TUPAD) program. TUPAD is a community-based package of assistance that provides emergency empl...

Valenzuela passes ordinance for mandatory use of face masks 

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Valenzuela City Council passed on ordinance that imposes a fine of not less than P1,000 on residents caught without their face masks in public. Under Ordinance No. 687 S. 2020 or the “Wear Your Face Mask Ordinance of Valenzuela City,” residents will be prohibited from going outside if t...

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