President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday asked mall operators in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ) to protect their employees.
Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta on Monday (April 27) directed all courts in certain areas in the country to remain physically closed until May 15.
A week before the Luzon lockdown ends on April 30, President Rodrigo Duterte extended until May 15 the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in the National Capital Region, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, and other high-risk areas due to the threat posed by the coronavirus disease.
House minority floor leader Bienvenido “Benny” Abante has expressed support for the extension of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in Metro Manila and other identified COVID-19 hotspots after the April 30 deadline.
The Department of Health (DOH) on Tuesday reported 140 new persons infected with the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), bringing the total number of positive cases to 6,599.
House committee on dangerous drugs chair Robert Ace Barbers has urged authorities to conduct thorough searches on all vehicles daringly violating the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) amid the coronavirus pandemic.
With three ex-generals at the helm of President Rodrigo Duterte’s response to the pandemic, it’s no surprise that the National Task Force COVID-19 is in full war mode against an unseen but deadly enemy which knows no borders.
The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases assured on Wednesday that there would be sufficient water and adequate power supply in National Capital Region (NCR) during the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in Luzon.
Congressional leaders are open to the proposal to adjust the remaining days of legislative calendar under the First Regular Session of 18th Congress amid current coronavirus pandemic in the country.
The Party-list Coalition in the House of Representatives has donated P5-million worth of medical protective gears for frontliners across the National Capital Region (NCR) amid the month-long Luzon-wide lockdown as part of efforts to avert the spread of COVID-19 virus.
Special passes for media workers in the National Capital Region will be processed for now, according to the News and Information Bureau (NIB).
The House leadership has proposed that the so-called “community quarantine” covering the entire National Capital Region (NCR) be extended in provinces which are part of the greater Manila area (GMA).
A Palace official is pushing for a total lockdown in Metro Manila because of the threat from the coronavirus (Covid-19) that has killed 12 people and infected hundreds in the Philippines.
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Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo is blaming media for sowing confusion on the proposal of the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to impose a curfew during President Rodrigo Duterte’s month-long community quarantine in the National Capital Region.
Following the drastic measures imposed in National Capital Region, Presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte has placed her and President Rodrigo Duterte’s hometown under a “community quarantine” to avert possible crisis brought by COVID-19 virus.
President Rodrigo Duterte will stay in Metro Manila despite a month-long community quarantine over the entire National Capital Region (NCR) in a bid to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus (Covid-19), his spokesman said.
The Department of Trade and Industry on Friday urged workers living in provinces to look for a place to live in Metro Manila for the time being.
Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez has filed a proposed concurrent resolution extending the term of House members from three years to four years, limited to three consecutive terms, and giving the senators the same term of office.
Productivity incentives bonuses (PIB) worth P34 million released by officials of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (Philhealth) are to be refunded to the national government, the Commission on Audit (COA) affirmed in a recent decision.
Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco is eyeing the revival of a measure granting emergency powers for President Rodrigo Duterte to address Metro Manila’s traffic woes if ever he will be elected as the next Speaker of the House of Representatives this coming 18thCongress.
Detained Senator Leila de Lima has sought for a Senate investigation into reports that Central Luzon has become the “new killing fields” of the Duterte administration’s war on drugs.
House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Friday sought to fast-track the granting of land titles to urban poor housing beneficiaries as she led the oversight hearing of the committee on housing and urban development.
Administration senatorial bet Francis Tolentino has proposed the inclusion of disaster management training as requirement for employment in private companies and government agencies.