Day: July 4, 2020

6 health workers contract COVID-19 in Atimonan, Quezon

LUCENA CITY – Six healthcare workers  have the contracted coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Atimonan, Quezon, the municipality’s public information office revealed on social media Saturday afternoon. Four of the new patients are female.  The youngest of the six new patients is 26 and oldest, 62. No added details were given on the new validated […]

Trump entices masses with capital event as virus cases rise

WASHINGTON  — Officials across the country pleaded with Americans to curb their enthusiasm for large Fourth of July crowds Saturday even as President Donald Trump enticed the masses with a “special evening” of tribute and fireworks staged with new U.S. coronavirus infections on the rise. President Donald Trump smiles at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Friday, […]

Anti-Terrorism Council’s first move: Make a list

Hermogenes Esperon Jr., National Security Adviser MANILA, Philippines — The initial groups and persons to be included in the government’s list of terrorists under the new anti-terrorism law will come from the United Nations, according to National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon. Speaking at the Laging Handa briefing on Saturday, a day after President Rodrigo Duterte […]

LOOK: A burst of sunshine

Bikers passing along the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City on July 4, 2020 are treated to a view of sunflowers in full bloom, prompting some to stop, enjoy the burst of yellow and green and take selfies, forgetting for a moment the Covid pandemic that has taken away much of the color […]

Eight ranking BoC officials reshuffled

BUREAU of Customs (BoC) Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero has implemented his first major reshuffle for the year to further enhance the bureau’s services and collection efforts. In two separate Customs Personnel Orders (CPOs), Guerrero caused the transfer of eight ranking customs officials to various customs ports in the Luzon area with the approval of Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez 3rd. Guerrero said the move was “in the […]

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