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San Juan to transform arena into quarantine facility

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San Juan City plans to use the Filoil Flying V Centre as a quarantine facility amid the continuous rise of confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the city. San Juan Mayor Francis Zamora announced that he is now working for th...

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PNP prohibits barangay checkpoints at national roads

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The Joint Task Force Corona Virus Shield (JTF CV Shield) reminded all police units to ensure that no barangay checkpoints would be set up along national highways and provincial roads across the country. JTF CV Shield commander Lt. Gen. Guillermo Ele...

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Año does not see need for longer community quarantine

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Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo Año said extending the Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine is not advisable as it would affect the country’s economy. "Hindi advisable na ...

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Villar Group to transform PICC halls into health facilities

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The Villar Group is working with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and EEI for the conversion of the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) Forum Halls 1 to 3 into a much-needed facility for the treatment of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients in 10 days’ t...

Parañaque delivers 60,000 food packs

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Paranaque City has distributed 60,000 food packs to city residents. Mayor Edwin Olivarez asked the city residents to be patient because the city government will continue with the distribution of the family food packs. Olivarez said that they are already encountering supply problems becau...

Pasay to penalize hoarders, panic buyers

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The Pasay City Council passed an ordinance penalizing residents who hoard and resort to panic buying during the enhanced community quarantine. The council said some “people purchase food and other essentials such as alcohol, sanitizers, disinfectants, face masks to the disadvantage of ot...

Belmonte orders barangay officials to properly distribute food packs

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte said punishment awaits barangay captains and other city officials who will fail to distribute food packs to residents affected by the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). “We ask our barangay captains and city officials to set aside differences and distribute fo...

Pasig distributes 160,000 food packs

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Pasig City has distributed nearly 160,000 food packs as of April 2.  Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto said on his Facebook page said that a total of 159,062 food packs were distributed to 164,825 households in the city’s pockets of poverty. “[Around] 6.5% ay nakatanggap na mu...

Las Pinas gives P1,000 to 10,000 trike, pedicab drivers

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Las Pinas City distributed P1,000 cash assistance to 10,000 tricycle and padyak (pedicab) drivers in the city. Mayor Imelda Aguilar said that the P1,000 cash given is part of the city government’s support to those in the informal workers sector who lost their earnings due to the enhanced comm...

Army delivers food to 6,000 Malabon families

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The Philippine Army (PA) distributed food packs to 6,000 families in Malabon City that were affected by the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in Luzon. The Army troopers delivered the food packs to the houses of beneficiaries in Barangay Hulong Duhat to prevent the crowd from gathering. “T...

Oreta endorses all Malabon residents for social amelioration program

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Malabon City Mayor Lenlen Oreta said he will endorse all city residents to the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) social amelioration program as he expressed that everyone is affected by the impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. “COVID-...

La Salle Green Hills provides shelter to The Medical City health workers

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La Salle Green Hills (LSGH) has offered temporary shelter to health workers of The Medical City (TMC) in Pasig City. “Continuing to do all our actions for the love of God, LSGH opens its doors for health workers of The Medical City today,” the school said in a post. “Welcome...

Las Piñas reports five new Covid-19 cases

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The Las Piñas City Health Office reported five new cases of COVID-19 in the city, bringing the total to 37 as of April 3. The city also recorded three deaths. As of April 3, there were 11 more persons under investigation (PUIs), which put the city’s total to 50 PUIs. Meanwhile, the num...

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