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San Juan City mayor to undergo self-quarantine

MANILA, Philippines — San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora said Sunday he will go into self-quarantine after a staffer tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). “In the interest of public safety, I will be going on self-quarantine starting today March 29 up to April 11, 2020,” Zamora said in a statement. ADVERTISEMENT “I […]

Oil firms slash fuel prices 

Oil companies will again impose a hefty price rollback on Tuesday. The price of gasoline will be slashed by P2 per liter, diesel by 50 centavos per liter, and kerosene by P1.95 per liter. Seaoil was the first to adjust its pump prices on Sunday. Cleanfuel, Petro Gazz and Pilipinas Shell will cut their prices […]

12 doctors have died of Covid-19 – PHAPI chief

TWELVE doctors have died of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), the head of the Private Hospitals Association of the Philippines Incorporated (PHAPI) confirmed on Sunday. “Ang latest count po natin ay nasa labindalawa na ang namamatay (Our latest count is 12),” PHAPI president Rustico Jimenez said in a radio interview. Health Secretary Francisco Duque 3rd had assured the families of the […]

50% of coronavirus patients recovered in S. Korea

Medical staff at Keimyung University Dongsan Medical Center in Daegu on Friday. Yonhap via The Korea Herald/Asia News Network SEOUL — More than half of people who have been infected with novel coronavirus in South Korea have recovered, figures released by the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed Saturday. As of midnight Saturday, […]

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