Latest News for: Luzon living


Cebuano doctors back IATF arrival policies

Sun Star 17 Jun 2021
On the other hand, seafarers’ groups have appealed to the IATF to adopt Cebu’s policy for OFWs and ROFs ... The group called itself the “Concerned Doctors of Cebu.” ... The group claimed that some OFWs and ROFs who live in Luzon took advantage of Cebu’s “lax” arrival protocol to enter the country through the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA).

Fair weather with localized thunderstorms to prevail over most of PH

Manila Bulletin 16 Jun 2021
We expect in the coming days not that rains will not be so often or heavy, especially in Southern Luzon and Visayas),” he said during PAGASA’s live weather forecast ... Moderate to rough sea conditions will likely prevail over the coasts of northern Luzon, while slight to ...

TMC Clark, Nolcom sign healthcare agreement

Sun Star 11 Jun 2021
“Apart from the discounts, the quality healthcare services that TMC Clark offers is already of great help to our soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines who are constantly putting their lives at risk to ensure that peace and development in northern and central Luzon are sustained,” Burgos said.

Mobility station in North Luzon champions sustainable innovations

Manila Bulletin 10 Jun 2021
The official launch of Shell Marilao Mobility Station was executed through a hybrid event and streamed live on Shell Bulacan’s Facebook page through Zoom last May 21, 2021 ... North Luzon Jon Cuadra. “The pandemic demonstrated just how important mobility is in our daily lives.

‘Gameboys’ Elijah and Kokoy play on Heart of Asia

Manila Standard Today 10 Jun 2021
During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Luzon quarantine, Cairo and Gavreel meet via an online game. Cairo, a live-stream gamer who goes by the username ‘Caimazing’ loses to Gavreel’s ‘Angel2000’ ... .

PLDT, Smart power Pateros barangays, vaccination sites

Journal Online 22 May 2021
Because of how the pandemic has restricted our movements, WiFi has become a basic need in our lives today, now that we must attend online meetings and hold online classes,” said Pateros Mayor Miguel F ... THE Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) has unveiled its first-ever regional building in Central Luzon in line.

Agri office continues news program amid pandemic

Sun Star 05 May 2021
As a precaution, the DA decided to continue the program via online and it can be watched via Facebook live on the DA-Central Luzon’s Facebook page.

Negros Occidental directly supplies hogs to Batangas

Sun Star 03 May 2021
... its market for hogs to Luzon, now directly to Batangas ... Decena said Negros Occidental is asking the help of national government agencies to facilitate the movement of live hogs from ASF-free zones to different parts of Luzon to support their restocking and repopulation effort.

Tarlac, Zambales youth leaders commit in fight to end TB

Beijing News 03 May 2021
"Use your social media or any other platforms you have to empower other people through information and when I say information, information that are accurate, timely, relevant to the present times, and most especially information that could save other people's lives," he added.

Gatchalian: Distance learning inequalities in PH must be bridged

Manila Standard Today 02 May 2021
A 2017 report by the World Bank, the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA), and the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) pointed out that 36% of the population in Mindanao are living below the poverty line, compared to 13.1% in Luzon and 28% in Visayas.

Resolve distance learning woes – Gatchalian

The Manila Times 02 May 2021
A 2017 report by the World Bank, the Mindanao Development Authority and the Philippine Business for Social Progress pointed out 36 percent of the population in Mindanao live below the poverty line, compared to 13.1 percent in Luzon and 28 percent in Visayas.

VOX POPULI: What would this WWII-era poet have been like on social media?

Asahi News 28 Apr 2021
As if in fulfillment of this almost prophetic line, Takeuchi died on the Philippine island of Luzon in April 1945. He never lived to realize his dream of making a movie ... He just vividly expressed the ambivalent feelings of a young man who lived through the wartime years of military conscription.

Fossils of giant cloud rats unearthed in N. Luzon caves

The Philadelphia Inquirer 23 Apr 2021
All three species were believed to have lived simultaneously with the oldest human species known in the country, the Homo luzonensis.

Ghostrider gunship live-fire drills to cap off extended Balikatan exercise in the Philippines

Stars and Stripes 23 Apr 2021
In a first, the gunship will participate in close air support training at Crow Valley Military Reservation, a live-fire range north of Clark Air Base on the island of Luzon, Maj ... Balikatan officially wraps up Friday but the live-fire close air support training was delayed due to a mechanical issue, Kunze said.

US issues ‘Do Not Travel’ advisory to PH; business leaders say warning temporary

Sun Star 22 Apr 2021
Yu said he hoped the cases in the “National Capital Region Plus bubble” will stabilize soon so the country can reopen more businesses in Luzon. “I believe this travel advisory will only be short-lived as we manage our Covid-19 cases, with the cooperation of everyone as far as minimum health standards and vaccination is concerned,” he said ... (JOB) .