Some Covid-19 protocols in Beijing Winter Olympics bared

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MANILA – Philippine Olympic Committee president Abraham “Bambol” Tolentino has bared some details about the health and safety protocols to be implemented for the upcoming Beijing Winter Olympics.
Tolentino, a House representative of 8th district of Cavite province, said just getting cleared to enter the bubble is already stringent enough.
“As we come from the outside, we…

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Maggie Wilson cries foul over lack of free antigen tests in PH

‘It’s disgraceful how the people who are selling them are taking advantage of the situation and upping the prices due to demand,’ says Maggie

MANILA, Philippines – Maggie Wilson criticized the government over the lack of free COVID-19 testing in the Philippines amid the rising cases in the country. 
In an Instagram story on Monday, January 10, the TV host…

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Philippine Bishop: Hoarding Medicine During Pandemic Hurts the Poor

By Catholic News Service
MANILA, Philippines (CNS) — A Catholic bishop in the Philippines has warned people against bulk buying and hoarding medicines like acetaminophen and cough syrup to alleviate COVID-19 symptoms.
Mothers and their children wearing protective masks wait for free vitamins and medicine at a local health center in Manila, Philippines, Jan. 26, 2021. Bishop Oscar Florencio, who…

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Customer Satisfaction Survey Consolidated Results Metro Manila CRS Outlets Third Quarter 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Central Office conducted its Third Quarter 2021 Customer Satisfaction Survey (CSS) for the Civil Registry System (CRS) Outlets in Metro Manila covering the Central Outlet (East Avenue, Quezon City), Caloocan, Makati, Muntinlupa, Pasay, Pasig, and Valenzuela on 20 to 24 September 2021 with 100 percent response rate from the 950 randomly selected respondents.
The Third…

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Gerety Awards chooses Tokyo, Manila among jury locations for 2022 | Advertising

The Gerety Awards, named after female copywriter Frances Gerety and the only creative prize to reward the best in advertising from a female perspective, has announced the locations of its 2022 executive juries.  

Among the global locations selected are both Tokyo and Manila from Asia-Pacific, alongside London, New York, São Paulo, Mexico City, Copenhagen, Moscow, Brussels and Vienna.

The jury…

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Marco Polo Ortigas, Bikes for the PH collaborate for wellness, empowerment

Through the “Will for Wheels” program in tandem with Bikes for the Philippines Foundation, used bicycles are awarded to select Marco Polo Ortigas Manila employees to help them get to and from their homes safely. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

FIRM in its commitment, Marco Polo Ortigas Manila continued to champion health and safety in all aspects of its operations while weathering the…

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How digital events brightened Filipino spirits

The pandemic continues to keep Filipinos confined to their homes, especially with the emergence of new COVID-19 variants. Thankfully, many amazing digital events have brightened their moods and given them new experiences through platforms like ktx.ph.

ktx.ph is a leading digital platform that provides entertainment through live content with playback options.

For producers and artists who want to communicate with…

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US Military conducts tactical combat training in Palawan, Zambales

Fifty-five uniformed and volunteer Philippine personnel participate in the US Civil-Military Support Element-Philippines’ recent training in Palawan (left) and Zambales. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS

Fifty-five uniformed and volunteer Philippine personnel participate in the US Civil-Military Support Element-Philippines’ recent training in Palawan (left) and Zambales. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS

THE US Civil-Military Support Element-Philippines (CMSE-PHL) recently conducted its tactical combat casualty care and medical first…

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Here’s how you can live a Healthier, Longer, Better Life with AIA Philippines’ My AIA

Modern times call for modern solutions. As part of recently rebranded AIA Philippines’ transformation, the company continues to drive innovation in the life insurance industry, with the recent launch of My AIA.

My AIA is an integrated platform where AIA Philippines customers can access the Total Health Solution ecosystem to help them live better, protect better and get better with…

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Cebu Pacific cancels more domestic flights Jan. 8-10

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MANILA – Cebu Pacific (CEB) on Friday announced the cancellation of more domestic flights from January 8 to 10.
The airline said this is due to “the move of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) to limit the number of arrivals at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).”
When asked about this, CAAP spokesperson Eric…

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