GENEVA – World Health Organization chief Tedros Ghebreyesus said Tuesday he is concerned over the rising coronavirus cases and deaths which further strain the health system, while monkeypox is also rising with 9,200 cases reported in 63 countries.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) continues to make progress in sustainable finance as it releases the third phase of regulations aimed at fostering wider adoption of sustainability principles in the domestic financial system.
TACLOBAN CITY – Days after graduating with honors from senior high school, a 66-year-old grandmother from Catarman, Northern Samar said it is not too late to pursue her lifelong dream of earning a college degree.
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – Lt. Col. Vladimir Sta. Maria, commanding officer of the Philippine Army’s Fourth Infantry Division’s (4ID) 10th Forward Service Support Unit has ruled out sabotage behind the fearsome explosion and blaze that destroyed the Division’s ammunition dump depot at the Camp Edilberto Evangelista here midnight last Tuesday.
The Philippine Postal Corporation (Post Office) has clarified issues related to the delivery of the PhilSys IDs, saying they have delivered over 13.7 million PhilSys IDs for dispatch and turn-over to their intended recipients.
MANILA – Philippine Ambassador to the United States Jose Manuel Romualdez said President Ferdinand Marcos Jr.’s first official travel abroad could be to Southeast Asia only, possibly Indonesia or Singapore.
The Office of the Press Secretary assured President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. is fully supportive of proposals to have the country’s education curriculum reviewed to equip students with skills required by industries and address job mismatch.
LEGAZPI CITY – Albay 2nd District Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda has thanked the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) for pioneering the construction of a Biosphere Reserve and Research Center (BRDC) building in Manito town, Albay. The facility will serve as a rescue shelter and monitoring area for biodiversity resources, particularly marine wildlife in the province.