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US warns PH, allies vs Huawei over security issues

Ben O. de Vera - Philippine Daily Inquirer 06/22/2020

MANILA, Philippines — As governments around the world reevaluate adoption of 5G networks being rolled out by Chinese tech giants due to security issues, the United States is enjoining its allies, including the Philippines, to consider alternatives…

LOOK: Solar eclipse provides spectacle for families on Father’s Day

Gabriel Pabico Lalu - INQUIRER.net 06/22/2020

MANILA, Philippines – The solar eclipse — which was partially visible in the country — has provided a visual spectacle for some families celebrating Father’s Day on Sunday, despite the ongoing threat posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19)…

Pagasa: Today is 2020’s longest day in PH

Cathrine Gonzales - INQUIRER.net 06/21/2020

MANILA, Philippines — This Sunday, June 21, 2020, is the longest day in the country due to the summer solstice. Daytimes hours are longest during the summer solstice, with this Sunday’s day hours starting at 5:44 a.m.,…

Agusan del Sur frontliners get some pampering

Chris Panganiban - Philippine Daily Inquirer 06/21/2020

PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur, Philippines — His promise of a just reward for this province’s frontliners for their role in containing the spread of COVID-19 may be a lot of “hot air,” but Gov. Santiago Cane Jr.…

Gatchalian wants DepEd to set up ‘WASH’ facilities in schools

Consuelo Marquez - INQUIRER.net 06/21/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has called on the Department of Education (DepEd) to set up water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) facilities as part of preparations for possible physical classes once a vaccine for COVID-19 becomes…

Tax amnesty on delinquencies extended to Dec 31

Ben O. de Vera - Philippine Daily Inquirer 06/20/2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has further extended the ongoing tax amnesty on delinquencies until Dec. 31, giving more time for taxpayers to settle their liabilities from the years 2017 and earlier. BIR on…

PH warned vs quick easing of restrictions

Ben O. de Vera - Philippine Daily Inquirer 06/20/2020

Countries like the Philippines, where COVID-19 cases have yet to make it past the first wave of infections, needed to be more cautious before further easing restrictions on movement of people, UK-based think tank Oxford Economics said…

4 officials tagged in alleged PhilHealth scam get promotion

Jovic Yee - Philippine Daily Inquirer 06/20/2020

At least four officials of Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) were promoted less than a year after being implicated in the WellMed dialysis scam, according to a document obtained by the Inquirer on Friday. Based on PhilHealth…

De Lima loses bid to join Senate sessions via online

Christia Marie Ramos 06/19/2020

MANILA, Philippines — A Muntinlupa court has rejected Senator Leila de Lima’s motion seeking to allow her to participate in Senate sessions through teleconferencing from her cell in Camp Crame. In its six-page decision dated June 17…

Palace: No miracle drug vs COVID-19 yet

06/19/2020

While dexamethasone can be a potential treatment for the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19), it is not yet the “miracle pill” that President Rodrigo Duterte was hoping for, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said. “The findings are, it can…

Palace on Rizal’s 159th birth anniversary: Frontliners are modern day heroes, youth must step up

Krissy Aguilar 06/19/2020

MANILA, Philippines — As it remembered national hero Dr. Jose P. Rizal’s dedication to service on his 159th birth anniversary, Malacañang on Friday lauded the frontliners battling the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic (COVID-19 as) “modern-day heroes.” “The…

‘A very nice person with a kind heart’: Incumbent, ex-senators mourn death of Danding Cojuangco

Cathrine Gonzales 06/17/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Incumbent and former senators mourned on Wednesday, the death of San Miguel Corporation chairman and chief executive officer Eduardo “Danding” Cojuangco Jr., who died Tuesday at the age of 85. Among the politicians who…

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