Articles worth reading
Filipino Filmmaker Erik Matti

Erik Matti to direct HBO Asia horror series 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

Erik Matti will directs the Philippine episode of the HBO Asia's original horror anthology series titled "Folklore," WarnerMedia said in a report by GMA News. According to a press statement, Folklore season 2 is going to be a seve...

Photo Courtesy of Muntinlupa PIO

Muntinlupa finalist in WWF We Love Cities

account_balanceMuntinlupa access_time4 days ago

WWF Philippines Head of Climate & Energy Programme Atty. Angela Consuelo Ibay (2nd from left) confers a plaque of appreciation to Mayor Jaime Fresnedi (center) on Tuesday for the city’s active participation as one of the country’s rep...

Leptospirosis cases surge after flood 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

The increase in leptospirosis cases that followed a series of typhoons this month could become a medical crisis if Filipinos are not vigilant about their symptoms, Department of Health (DOH) Director IV Dr. Eric Tayag said in a report by GMA News. A...

Manila News

Manila Mayor Francisco Isko Moreno Domagoso / Manila PIO

172 Manila barangays COVID-free since Sep.t 1 

account_balanceManila News account_circleGab dela Cruz chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso said 172 barangays in the city have remained COVID-free since September 1.

"Nananatili pong zero ang COVID infections sa 172 na barangays sa lungsod, sana po ay ma-maintain nila ito sa pamamagitan ng pakikipagtulungan nila sa mga alituntuning ipinapatupad ng Pamahalaang Lungsod," said Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso.

To recall, Domagoso announced last August 31 that the local government will award P100,000 to any barangay with zero new COVID-19 infection until the end of October.

In this regard, Manila City Health Officer Dr. Arnold "Poks" Pangan reminded Manileños to remain vigilant as the COVID-19 virus continues to infect people inside and outside Manila, aside from aspiring to get the P100,000 cash incentive.

"Hindi po tayo dapat maging kampante. Mahalaga po na mapanatili natin ang disiplina sa ating mga sarili. Ugaliin pa rin ang paghuhugas ng kamay, pagsusuot ng mask at pag-papractice ng social distancing. Tulong-tulong po tayo sa pagsugpo sa COVID-19," noted Dr. Pangan.

Manila Barangay Bureau (MBB) Chief Romy Bagay also emphasized the importance of the city's continuous efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 through its consistent policies.

"Tuloy tuloy lang tayo sa pagpapatupad ng mga programa at panuntunan upang epektibo nating maiwasan ang paglaganap ng COVID-19 sa ating mga barangay, kabilang dito ang mga ordinansa mula sa Pamahalaang Lungsod," he said.

The department has provided assistance to the city government's mass testing and contact tracing efforts while it also led the enforcement of COVID-19 guidelines set by both the national and local government to the city's communities across its six districts.

Meanwhile, the City Government of Manila continue to intensify its COVID-19 response by conducting mass testing, improving its healthcare facilities, providing support to the medical frontliners and making sure that contact tracing is done effectively.


date_rangeDate Published
1 month ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

Photo courtesy of: Isko Moreno Domagoso Facebook Page

Isko asks Divisoria customers to 'shop with care' 

account_balanceManila chrome_reader_mode1 day ago

Manila Mayor Francisco ‘Isko Moreno’ Domagoso and Health Secretary Francisco Duque III reminded shoppers at the Divisoria market to observe health protocols for the holiday season amid the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic, accordin...

Photo Courtesy of Manila PIO

‘Paskuhan sa Maynila’ bazaar opens 

account_balanceManila chrome_reader_mode4 days ago

Christmas bazaar ‘Paskuhan sa Maynila’ opened its doors to the public at the Mehan Garden on Tuesday, with strict health and safety protocols in place, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. The event was organized to help busi...

Manila City Mayor Isko Moreno

Manila denies lockdown plan

account_balanceManila chrome_reader_mode2 hours ago

Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso said there is no plan to re-impose new lockdowns in any part of the city until the end of 2020, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. He clarified this on Friday during his week...

The struggles in 2020 of the casino industry in the Philippines

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode3 months ago

Do you want to learn more about the challenges and predictions for the gambling industry in the Philippines? Find all answers in this article!

Let's Stay Connected Like us on our Facebook page.
×
Click on the article to continue reading
Solar-powered bike pit stop opens in San Juan DOTr wont apprehend vehicles without RFID until Jan. 1Covid-19 cases in NCR on a decline Maynilad service interruption expected until Nov. 29PNP chapels to limit Simbang Gabi crowd to 30% All UP students likely to pass this semester About 6 million Filipinos register for national ID Expressways ready to enforce cashless transactions by Dec. 1 Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature