Thursday, July 9, 2020

Dialysis patient gets Covid-19 in hospital

ZAMBOANGA CITY - A 58-year old local woman undergoing haemodialysis at the Zamboanga City Medical Center (ZCMC) contracted the deadly coronavirus respiratory disease.

LTFRB sa Zambo, bumigay sa paki-usap ni Mayor!

NAKIUSAP SI Mayor Beng Climaco sa Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) na payagan ang mga public utility vans (PUVs) mula east coast na ihatid ang kanilang mga pasahero sa downtown Zamboanga.

Covid cases rising again in Zambo!

MAYOR BENG Climaco expressed alarm over the rising number of Covid-19 cases in Zamboanga and appealed anew to the public to take extra measures to protect themselves from the deadly respiratory disease that had killed at least 8 people here.

Zambo gears up for new anti-polio drive

FOLLOWING THE successful anti-polio campaign here in February, Mayor Beng Climaco has urged parents to have their children immunized against polio, a highly contagious disease transmitted through the fecal-oral route and may result in life-long paralysis and even death.

Beng praises U.S. support, thanked American people

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Mayor Beng Climaco thanked Washington and the American people for the continued support Zamboanga is getting through its various programs here as she joined the celebration of the 244th U.S. Independence Day and the Philippine-American Friendship Day.

Thank you all! Zambo mayor tested negative for Covid-19

ZAMBOANGA MAYOR Beng Climaco thanked all those who prayed for her safety after she was tested negative for the deadly coronavirus disease that had killed at least 8 people here.

Keep surroundings clean, dengue-free, Zambo residents told

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Mayor Beng Climaco reminded residents to keep their yard clean and destroy breeding places of mosquitoes following the death of a villager from dengue fever.

‘I got Covid-19 two months ago. I'm still discovering new areas of damage,’ says CNN’s Richard Quest

THE COUGH has come back, without warning and seemingly for no reason; so has the fatigue. True, neither are as debilitating as when I had the actual virus, but they are back. Like many others, I am now coming to realize that I am living and suffering from the long tail of Covid-19.

Motorcycle back-ride approved, but…

THE DEPARTMENT of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has now allowed motorcycle rider to have one passenger, but provided they are couple and live-in partners.

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Radyo Mindanao - July 08, 2020

PH envoy cites UAE coronavirus response, recoveries

PHILIPPINE AMBASSADOR in Abu Dhabi Hjayceelin Quintana on Tuesday cited United Arab Emirates' efforts in further arresting the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) as well as the continuing increase of recovery rate in the Gulf state. 

Diocese of Pasig to reopen churches July 11

CHURCHES UNDER the Diocese of Pasig are scheduled to reopen on Saturday.  

SC asks Palace to comment on petitions vs. anti-terror law

THE SUPREME  Court (SC) on Tuesday asked the executive department to comment on the petitions questioning the legality of Republic Act 11479 or the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020.  

DOJ drops raps vs. 'Yanson 4' over family biz feud

PROSECUTORS HAVE dismissed the criminal cases against four siblings of the Yanson family and several others over the violent takeover of giant bus firm Vallacar Transit Inc. (VTI) in Bacolod City last year.  

DFA logs 9 new Covid-19 cases, 17 recoveries

THE DEPARTMENT of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday reported nine new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) infections among overseas Filipinos, bringing the overall tally to 8,688.  

Professionals urged to take online TESDA portfolio assessment

TECHNICAL EDUCATION  and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Secretary Isidro Lapeña is inviting professionals to take online portfolio assessment for free, as this could help them get National Certificates (NC).  

EU diplomats donate blood to PH Red Cross

AMBASSADORS AND diplomats from the European Union (EU) on Tuesday showed solidarity with the country's fight against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) by donating blood to the Philippine Red Cross.   

More LSIs return to provinces via 'Hatid Tulong'

THE BENEFICIARIES  of the latest batch of the government's "Hatid Tulong" program have already reached their destinations while others are arriving soon, an official said Monday.   

Agri-tech project in PH resumes at 90% capacity

THE PHILIPPINE-Sino Center for Agricultural Technology - Technical Cooperation Program Phase III has resumed at 90 percent capacity, the Chinese Embassy in Manila said Tuesday.  

Makati bans drinking liquor outside residences

RESIDENTS OF Makati City are prohibited from drinking liquor and other alcoholic beverages outside their houses whenever a state of calamity, public health crisis, and other related emergencies are declared in the city, Mayor Abigail Binay announced Tuesday.