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Crimes down 47% during six-month quarantine: PNP

September 18, 2020

The Philippine National Police (PNP) said Friday crimes decreased 47 percent during the six-month implementation of quarantine rules against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19. According to Police Lt. General Guillermo Eleazar, commander of the Joint Task Force COVID Shield, from September

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Duterte seeks congressional help to address bizmen concerns amid pandemic

September 18, 2020

President Rodrigo Duterte met congressional leaders in Malacañang on Wednesday night to seek their support to pass a law that will address the concern of the investors and businessmen to prevent red tape amid the coronavirus pandemic. In a virtual

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Locsin turns down Hontiveros’ plea to ask other Asian nations to join Japan in looking for missing Filipino crewmen

September 18, 2020

Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr said he will not ask other Asian nations to join Japan in the search for the missing 36 Filipino crewmen of a freighter that sunk off Japan two weeks ago. ”I refuse to ask other

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Cop dies after quarrel with vulcanizing shop employee

September 18, 2020

A policeman died after a quarrel with the employee of a vulcanizing shop in Laguna following an argument over what was allegedly done to his motorcycle Thursday. Corporal Emman Llovido, 33, assigned with the Muntinlupa city police station, was pronounced

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Physical distancing in public transport to remain one meter – Palace

September 17, 2020

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade has suspended the implementation of reduced physical distancing in public transport, Malacañang said on Thursday. In a televised press briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said this means physical distancing in public vehicles remains at one meter.

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Call of US what it wants to do with Pemberton, says Palace

September 17, 2020

Malacañang said on Thursday it is the United States’ call whatever it wants to do with US Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton, who was deported after President Rodrigo Duterte granted him absolute pardon. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque made the

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Task force expects to file complaints vs erring PhilHealth officials within 30 days – Guevarra

September 17, 2020

The Department of Justice-led task force is eyeing to file the complaints against erring officials of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. within the next 30 days. In a televised press briefing, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra also warned that other PhilHealth

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Liver spread brand has no FDA certificate of product registration

September 17, 2020

A popular sandwich filling is one of the products which do not have a certificate of product registration from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). In a statement Thursday, the FDA urged the manufacturer of Reno Brand Liver Spread  secure

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