Wednesday, December 2, 2020
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Children Still Survive In Makeshift Homes And Miss Out On Learning After Typhoon Rolly

"Our house was destroyed because we are poor," said nine-year-old Maria who was among the thousands of children left homeless when Super Typhoon Rolly made landfall in Albay.

E. Visayas LGUs Urged To Discover New Potentials In Agri

According to DA Eastern Visayas regional executive director Angel Enriquez, LGUs must go back to their food security development plan and find out what is unique in their respective communities to address food sufficiency in the region.

NegOr Town Imposes Lockdown To Stem Covid-19 Rise

Mayor Edgar Teves of Valencia, Negros Oriental ordered a lockdown in his town from Dec. 2-15 to stem the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 The town of Valencia, Negros Oriental will be on lockdown from December 2-15 to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Embrace The Holidays In This Next-Normal Lifestyle

Whether you're looking for a place to satisfy your hankering for new adventures, or to simply unwind, and relax, here are ways how to make your Christmas merrier
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COVID-19 Watch

PH Covid-19 Recoveries Reach 398.7K

Good news: overall tally of COVID-19 recoveries is now at 398,782!

Task Force Monitors Areas With Spike In Covid-19 Cases

The National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 is closely monitoring areas that saw a slight increase in COVID-19 cases.

PH Covid-19 Recovery Tally Nears 400K

The DOH on Monday reported 44 new recoveries which pushed the overall tally of recovered cases from COVID-19 nationwide to 398,658.

Overseas Filipinos With Covid-19 Climb To 11,692

With the addition of the 16 new cases on Monday, the total number of infection among overseas Filipinos is now at 11,692.

Regional

E. Visayas LGUs Urged To Discover New Potentials In Agri

According to DA Eastern Visayas regional executive director Angel Enriquez, LGUs must go back to their food security development plan and find out what is unique in their respective communities to address food sufficiency in the region.

World

Biden To Reinvest In Asean Economic Security: Expert

With the election of President-elect Joe Biden, the United States is expected to renew alliances with Asian partners.

Lifestyle

Maintaining Credit Health During Pandemic Is Key

Is your credit rating still good amid the pandemic? Here are some habits you can practice to maintain good credit health even amid a pandemic:

Entertainment

Travel

Embrace The Holidays In This Next-Normal Lifestyle

Whether you're looking for a place to satisfy your hankering for new adventures, or to simply unwind, and relax, here are ways how to make your Christmas merrier

Tech

Speed Of The Future: realme X50 Pro 5G To Launch Via Smart Signature Plan On December 03

realme PH launches its very first 5G-ready smartphone in the country!

Motoring

3 Airlines Resume Cebu-Bacolod-Cebu Flights

Good news! These 3 airlines are resuming their Cebu to Bacolod flights!

The Talk

10 Female Singers Who Are Using Their Voices Wisely

Did you get the pun? Kidding aside, being an outspoken woman without being called "pushy" is inevitable, especially when voicing out your political opinions. Thankfully,...

Lifestyle

Maintaining Credit Health During Pandemic Is Key

Is your credit rating still good amid the pandemic? Here are some habits you can practice to maintain good credit health even amid a pandemic:

Add To Cart McDonald’s Food And Merch, Now Available In LazMall!

GOOD NEWS! McDonald's is now available in LazMall!

8 Best Practices While Working From Home

Challenging ba ang work-from-home setup? Check out these tips on how you can stay sane and continue working at your best!

Introducing KinKo – Telling The Stories Of Pets And Their People

Let your pets support local too! Check out KinKo in Instagram and Facebook for 100% locally-crafted and sourced products!

Latest Stories

SM Scholar Alumna Becomes Agent Of Peacebuilding In Conflict Affected Areas

SM Foundation scholar alumni Carissa Cruz shares what drives her to continue to strive for excellence at work in life in general.

Restrictions Still Tight Despite Allowing Minors In Malls

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the guidelines for allowing minors to enter malls will be prepared by the Metro Manila Council and other local government units.

PH Covid-19 Recoveries Reach 398.7K

Good news: overall tally of COVID-19 recoveries is now at 398,782!

Hope For Out-Of-School Youth Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

At 15-years-old, Timothy decided to continue his elementary education this year amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s why:

Bohol Eyes Reopening By 2nd Week Of December

Good news! Bohol is planning to welcome travelers by the second week of December 2020!

The Great Filipino Story

Anonymous Customer Involves GrabFood Rider In An Act Of Goodwill

Kudos to you ma'am/sir sa pag-aabot ng tulong sa mga nangangaailangan!

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Isang digital billboard ang inialay kay Henry Kelly Villarao na itinuturing na bayani matapos masawi habang nagliligtas ng mga binahang residente sa Cagayan noong ika-13 ng Nobyember, 2020.

Filipino Startup Recognized In Addressing SDG’s Using Space Tech

A Filipino startup is now being recognized globally for its efforts to utilize Earth observation data to predict dengue fever cases in the Philippines in order to improve public health!

Dunkin Donut Distributes Bundles Of Donuts To Aid ‘Ulysses’ Victims

The Dunkin’ Donut team went around Metro Manila to hand out donuts to different communities that were affected by Typhoon Ulysses on Thursday.

Spotlight

Children Still Survive In Makeshift Homes And Miss Out On Learning After Typhoon Rolly

"Our house was destroyed because we are poor," said nine-year-old Maria who was among the thousands of children left homeless when Super Typhoon Rolly made landfall in Albay.

SM Scholar Alumna Becomes Agent Of Peacebuilding In Conflict Affected Areas

SM Foundation scholar alumni Carissa Cruz shares what drives her to continue to strive for excellence at work in life in general.

Filipino PR Executive Wins People Of The Year 2020 In Beijing

PAGEONE Group CEO Ron F. Jabal was recognized as People of the Year 2020 in the Golden Flag Awards — one of most prominent PR awards in China!

GSIS To Release Php3.3B In Christmas Cash Gift To Pensioners Starting Dec 1

Good news! GSIS announced that it will start to release a total of Php3.3 billion in Christmas cash gift to a total of 330,496 old-age and disability pensioners starting December 1.

The Talk

10 Pinoy Celebrities Who Have The Heart For Advocacies

Filipinos are known for supporting a lot of world advocacy and campaigns and some showbiz personalities put their influence to good use. They don't...

10 Best-Loved ‘Star Magic Ball’ Look Of Piolo Pascual Over The Years

Who doesn't love this guy? Celebrity hunk Piolo Pascual is not t your typical Pinoy actor. He can also sing, model and take lead...

10 Anime That Will Mend Your Broken Soul

Feeling tired, burned out and broken? Find your inner peace. Relax. Be thrilled. Be excited. Bawl your eyes out. Or roll on the floor...

10 Icebreaker Questions For The Introverts Out There

While they are typically labeled as 'outsiders' for their silent nature and unlikely quirks, introverts tend to be the most thought-provoking people in the...

Tech

Speed Of The Future: realme X50 Pro 5G To Launch Via Smart Signature Plan On December 03

realme PH launches its very first 5G-ready smartphone in the country!

SKY Fiber’s Back-Up Plan Is A Segurista Mom’s School-At-Home Ally

Looking for a back-up home broadband connection? Try SKY Fiber’s AlterNet!

Great Deals On Mobile And Broadband Await At The Gift Love, On The Globe myBusiness Shop

As a way to help SMEs rebuild in time for the holiday season, Globe myBusiness is currently holding the Gift Love, Gift Local Online sale until November 30, 2020.

Lenovo Legion Drops New Normal Holiday Gaming Gift Guide

Looking for a gaming laptop? Check out Lenovo Legion's top gaming device picks below!

The Great Filipino Story

Speed Of The Future: realme X50 Pro 5G To Launch Via Smart Signature Plan On December 03

realme PH launches its very first 5G-ready smartphone in the country!

San Juan Assures Health Protocols In Place During Holidays

According to Mayor Francis Zamora, curfew hours are shortened from 12 midnight to 3 a.m. beginning December 1 "to give our constituents ample time to prepare for the Christmas season."

Davao Parishes Allowed To Hold More Pre-Dawn Masses

Good news! The Archdiocese of Davao has allowed parishes to schedule more Simbang Gabi (pre-dawn) Masses for the holiday season.

LGU Ordinances Needed Before Minors Can Enter Malls

Dapat na nga bang payagan ang mga minor de edad sa mga mall?

Entertainment

Bong Revilla’s Appearance In GMA’s Station ID Draws Flak

A netizen reacted and said, “Jusko po (face palm emoji) my reaction when I saw Bong Revilla on GMA Christmas Station ID (clown emoji).”

The Prom Is Premiering On Netflix On December 11

Ryan Murphy’s latest movie ‘The Prom’ is set to premiere on Netflix this coming December 11!

Travel

Embrace The Holidays In This Next-Normal Lifestyle

Whether you're looking for a place to satisfy your hankering for new adventures, or to simply unwind, and relax, here are ways how to make your Christmas merrier

Bohol Eyes Reopening By 2nd Week Of December

Good news! Bohol is planning to welcome travelers by the second week of December 2020!

‘Little Batanes’ Of Pangasinan Temporarily Closed To Tourists

The Bagbag Beach or more popularly known as the ‘Little Batanes’ of Pangasinan will be temporarily closed to tourists and residents from outside the town due to the sudden influx of tourists.

Motoring

3 Airlines Resume Cebu-Bacolod-Cebu Flights

Good news! These 3 airlines are resuming their Cebu to Bacolod flights!

EDSA-Bagong Barrio U-Turn Slot Closed On Dec. 7

In line with the DOTr’s EDSA Busway project, the U-turn slot located along EDSA in the Bagong Barrio area will be closed effective December 7.

SMC Reports Smooth Traffic At Expressways On 1st Day Of 100% Cashless Toll Implementation

San Miguel Corporation reported that traffic along its expressways and toll plazas was generally smooth on the first morning of implementation of government's mandate for 100% cashless toll collection.