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DILG slams NBI for probing Pasig mayor

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The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) cleared Pasig City Mayor Victor Maria Regis “Vico” Sotto of allegations he violated enhanced community quarantine regulations. The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) sent a l...

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Malacanang dismisses rumors about Duterte in hospital

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Malacañang Palace dismissed rumors that President Rodrigo Duterte was brought to Cardinal Santos Medical Center in San Juan City. “We have been informed that false news starting to spread in the social media that PRRD is ...

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Gov't offers low-interest loans to SMEs

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Small and medium enterprises can avail of loans up to P500,000 to reboot from the coronavirus lockdown, according to Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez. The government is offering up to P200,000 for micro SMEs and up to P500,000 for medium-sized firms, wit...

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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...

Six steps to secure remote workforce at scale

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Business continuity and disaster recovery plans are designed to address an organization’s need to quickly suspend normal on-site operations in the event of a power outage, illness, or natural disaster that may make it unsafe for employees to travel on-site. This plan needs to include the abili...

DepEd orders lifting of exams

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The Department of Education (DepEd) agreed to lift the fourth quarter examinations in Metro Manila schools and other areas under community quarantine. DepEd issued Memorandum 42, which set the formula for computing the final grades of those who will not be administered the final exams. Education S...

Metro Manila schools hold online classes

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Several Metro Manila universities and schools are holding online classes to cope with the community quarantine to contain COVID-19. A tweet about inadvertently recorded ambient remarks during a digital class has since gone viral after several schools and universities started using online teach...

Nvidia asks gaming PC owners to put their systems to work fighting COVID-19

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If you have a gaming-ready PC, you can lend your graphical power to fighting the COVID-19 outbreak. That's not a thing I ever thought I'd write, but it turns out 2020 is occasionally weird in good ways too. Nvidia is putting out a call to PC gamers everywhere to download the Folding@home ap...

FEU High School cancels classes for rest of school year

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The Far Eastern University High School (FEU-HS) canceled all its classes for school year 2019-2020 on Thursday (March 12) amid the COVID-19 pandemic. On their official Facebook account, the school published a circular announcing the cancellation of all their classes effective Thursday, includin...

NCRPO to impose youth curfew

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The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) warned minors against loitering in public places unsupervised by their guardians. It issued the warning as the government implemented a week-long class suspension to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Authorities wi...

Makati takes proactive measures on COVID-19

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Students of Gen. Pio del Pilar Elementary School in Makati are trained on proper handwashing techniques as part of safety protocols implemented in all public schools since February on the orders of Mayor Abby Binay to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the city. The students have been instructed to ...

Senator proposes cancellation of graduation rites

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Senator Sherwin Gatchalian asked the Department of Education (DepEd) to suspend graduation rites and moving-up ceremonies nationwide to contain the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the Philippines. The chair of the Senate Committee on Basic Education, Arts and Culture pointed ou...

DepEd suspends major school events

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The Department of Education (DepEd) suspended all national and regional events to help contain the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). In a statement, DepEd said scheduled national and regional events, such as the Palaro Regional Meets, are canceled until further notice. However,...

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