Latest News for: Luzon living


Local pork prices remain stable

Sun Star 19 Apr 2021
Though the February shipment went down to 10.2 percent or 1,896 heads from January's 37 percent or 6,894 heads, the live hogs shipment from Negros Occidental to Luzon is regaining its pace for the month of March with 27.3 percent or 5,088 heads shipped ... The live weight price, on the other hand, is ranging from an average of P130 to P190 per kilo.

ODDS AND ENDS: Corpse compost and other offbeat offerings

Toronto Sun 17 Apr 2021
YOUR CORPSE COULD BECOME COMPOST IN COLORADO. This gives pushing up daisies a whole new meaning ... If you live in the state of Colorado, your dead body could be turned into compost if a certain bill is passed ... / ... Peñaredondo lived in the Cavite province on the island of Luzon, an area under strict lockdown after a spike in COVID-19 cases in the country ... .

More hog alliance membership urged to boost drive vs ASF

Sun Star 07 Apr 2021
These are all geared toward keeping Negros Occidental a “green zone” or free from ASF, Decena said ... Ahrano, meanwhile, is a PVO-assisted organization. The PVO involves its members in the efforts toward keeping the ASF-free status of the province and for it to remain as a major source of live hogs for Luzon and other neighboring provinces ... .

Filipino man dies after being forced to do 300 squats as punishment for breaking lockdown

Yahoo Daily News 07 Apr 2021
Residents of Manila queue for aid - Ezra Acayan/Getty Images ... Mr Peñaredondo lived in Cavite province, on the island of Luzon, which is one of the areas under a severe lockdown imposed on some 25 million people as the Philippines grapples with another alarming spike in coronavirus cases that has pushed the health system to the brink of collapse ... .

Province to continue promoting ‘Suroy-Suroy’ to Luzon tourists

Sun Star 03 Apr 2021
Gwendolyn Garcia told reporters that she wants to offer the same airfare for tourists living in Luzon, particularly those who plan to fly to Cebu via the Clark International Airport in Pampanga ... Local tourists or those living in Cebu can avail of the package for P6,250 to P16,050.

Tollways report light traffic on Maundy Thursday ECQ

The Philadelphia Inquirer 01 Apr 2021
Live monitoring feeds from the North Luzon Expressway (NLEx) showed light traffic at the Balintawak Toll Plaza in Quezon City, ...

SMDC: Also a neighborhood for thriving small businesses

The Philadelphia Inquirer 24 Mar 2021
When Luzon was placed on lockdown, their means of living were affected due to the threat of the COVID-19 virus and the restrictions imposed ...

PVO registers 187 livestock transport carriers

Sun Star 23 Mar 2021
"This is to ensure that with the continuing outbreaks of ASF in the neighboring provinces and regions resulting to supply shortage and price increase of pork thus, the PVO remain steadfast to keep the province as ASF-free and a major source of live hogs to Luzon and other neighboring provinces," he added.

Pocket your 5G the Smart way with Rocket WiFi

Manila Bulletin 19 Mar 2021
Smart Communications, Inc ... The leader in 5G ... Smart is at the forefront of the 5G revolution in the Philippines as the first local telco to launch 5G services nationwide last July 2020 in Metro Manila, and strategic areas in Luzon, the Visayas, and Mindanao. Smart 5G recently went live in Benguet, Misamis Oriental, and Zamboanga Sibugay ... .

DOH, USAID launch Accelerated TB Preventive Treatment in Region 3

Beijing News 17 Mar 2021
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, March 17 (PIA) -- Department of Health (DOH) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) launched Tuesday a 100-day accelerated plan for Tuberculosis (TB) preventive treatment implementation targeting over 6,700 eligible people in all local government units in Central Luzon.

1 dead as Army, NPA clash anew in N. Luzon

Manila Bulletin 16 Mar 2021
This was the third time government forces battled enemies in Northern Luzon this week ... The military commander also urged the remaining NPAs in Northern Luzon to surrender and avail of the government’s social development programs to improve their lives.

Cloudy skies, scattered rains over parts of Luzon due to tail-end of frontal system

The Philadelphia Inquirer 16 Mar 2021
live weather update, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said that the tail-end of ...

One year of lockdown

Manila Bulletin 09 Mar 2021
OF TREES AND FORESTS Former Senate President ... The following day, President Duterte decided to place the entire island of Luzon under “enhanced community quarantine” or ECQ. This was one of the many acronyms that would become part of our lives—ECQ, GCQ, MECQ, and MGCQ ... In one year, the coronavirus wreaked havoc on the lives of our people and the world.

LPA may bring rains over parts of PH by mid-week — PAGASA

Manila Bulletin 08 Mar 2021
“Inaasahan na mararanasan din ang malamig na hangin sa nalalabing bahagi ng Northern Luzon this week dahil sa panandaliang bugso ng amihan. (The rest of Northern Luzon is also expected to experience the cold winds this week due to the short-lived amihan),” Dela Cruz said.

PDRF, New Zealand present Project K3 to key stakeholders across PH

Beijing News 17 Feb 2021
Drawing on the best of New Zealand's knowledge and skills, we aim to make a positive difference in people's lives demonstrated through tangible, measurable results," said New Zealand Embassy Charge D'Affaires Jocelyn Ng ... The results of these live polls contributed significantly to the Project K3 team's ongoing research.