Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Mayor Edgar Teves of Valencia, Negros Oriental ordered a lockdown in his town from Dec. 2-15 to stem the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 The town of Valencia, Negros Oriental will be on lockdown from December 2-15 to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

E. Visayas LGUs Urged To Discover New Potentials In Agri

According to DA Eastern Visayas regional executive director Angel Enriquez, LGUs must go back to their food security development plan and find out what is unique in their respective communities to address food sufficiency in the region.

Cebu City To Allow Misa De Gallo In Churches, Not In Malls

Aside from the strict observation of quarantine protocols, churches must also observe the 50% capacity limit.

Soldiers, CAFGU Members, Reservists Donate Blood In NegOr

The bayanihan spirit lives on! A total of 15,000cc of blood was donated by Army soldiers, reservists, and personnel duringa blood-letting activity in Camp Leon Kilat.

COVID-19 Watch

PH Covid-19 Recoveries Reach 398.7K

Good news: overall tally of COVID-19 recoveries is now at 398,782!

Task Force Monitors Areas With Spike In Covid-19 Cases

The National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 is closely monitoring areas that saw a slight increase in COVID-19 cases.

PH Covid-19 Recovery Tally Nears 400K

The DOH on Monday reported 44 new recoveries which pushed the overall tally of recovered cases from COVID-19 nationwide to 398,658.

Overseas Filipinos With Covid-19 Climb To 11,692

With the addition of the 16 new cases on Monday, the total number of infection among overseas Filipinos is now at 11,692.

New Safety Protocols, Sarangani Registers Highest COVID-19 Recovery Rate In Region 12

After fortifying its safety protocols, Sarangani province saw 28 new recoveries out of the 45 who beat COVID-19 in the SOCCSKSARGEN Region

Regional

NegOr Town Imposes Lockdown To Stem Covid-19 Rise

Mayor Edgar Teves of Valencia, Negros Oriental ordered a lockdown in his town from Dec. 2-15 to stem the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 The town of Valencia, Negros Oriental will be on lockdown from December 2-15 to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

World

Biden To Reinvest In Asean Economic Security: Expert

With the election of President-elect Joe Biden, the United States is expected to renew alliances with Asian partners.

Lifestyle

Maintaining Credit Health During Pandemic Is Key

Is your credit rating still good amid the pandemic? Here are some habits you can practice to maintain good credit health even amid a pandemic:

Entertainment

Travel

Embrace The Holidays In This Next-Normal Lifestyle

Whether you're looking for a place to satisfy your hankering for new adventures, or to simply unwind, and relax, here are ways how to make your Christmas merrier

Tech

Speed Of The Future: realme X50 Pro 5G To Launch Via Smart Signature Plan On December 03

realme PH launches its very first 5G-ready smartphone in the country!

Motoring

3 Airlines Resume Cebu-Bacolod-Cebu Flights

Good news! These 3 airlines are resuming their Cebu to Bacolod flights!

The Talk

10 Modern-Day Terms About Romance

Modern love has never been this ever changing. What was once chivalry, courtship evolved to the closest of relationships, wherein the notion of romance...

Lifestyle

Maintaining Credit Health During Pandemic Is Key

Is your credit rating still good amid the pandemic? Here are some habits you can practice to maintain good credit health even amid a pandemic:

Add To Cart McDonald’s Food And Merch, Now Available In LazMall!

GOOD NEWS! McDonald's is now available in LazMall!

8 Best Practices While Working From Home

Challenging ba ang work-from-home setup? Check out these tips on how you can stay sane and continue working at your best!

Introducing KinKo – Telling The Stories Of Pets And Their People

Let your pets support local too! Check out KinKo in Instagram and Facebook for 100% locally-crafted and sourced products!

Children Still Survive In Makeshift Homes And Miss Out On Learning After Typhoon Rolly

"Our house was destroyed because we are poor," said nine-year-old Maria who was among the thousands of children left homeless when Super Typhoon Rolly made landfall in Albay.

NegOr Town Imposes Lockdown To Stem Covid-19 Rise

Mayor Edgar Teves of Valencia, Negros Oriental ordered a lockdown in his town from Dec. 2-15 to stem the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 The town of Valencia, Negros Oriental will be on lockdown from December 2-15 to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

E. Visayas LGUs Urged To Discover New Potentials In Agri

According to DA Eastern Visayas regional executive director Angel Enriquez, LGUs must go back to their food security development plan and find out what is unique in their respective communities to address food sufficiency in the region.

Embrace The Holidays In This Next-Normal Lifestyle

Whether you're looking for a place to satisfy your hankering for new adventures, or to simply unwind, and relax, here are ways how to make your Christmas merrier

SM Scholar Alumna Becomes Agent Of Peacebuilding In Conflict Affected Areas

SM Foundation scholar alumni Carissa Cruz shares what drives her to continue to strive for excellence at work in life in general.

The Great Filipino Story

Anonymous Customer Involves GrabFood Rider In An Act Of Goodwill

Kudos to you ma'am/sir sa pag-aabot ng tulong sa mga nangangaailangan!

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Isang digital billboard ang inialay kay Henry Kelly Villarao na itinuturing na bayani matapos masawi habang nagliligtas ng mga binahang residente sa Cagayan noong ika-13 ng Nobyember, 2020.

Filipino Startup Recognized In Addressing SDG’s Using Space Tech

A Filipino startup is now being recognized globally for its efforts to utilize Earth observation data to predict dengue fever cases in the Philippines in order to improve public health!

Dunkin Donut Distributes Bundles Of Donuts To Aid ‘Ulysses’ Victims

The Dunkin’ Donut team went around Metro Manila to hand out donuts to different communities that were affected by Typhoon Ulysses on Thursday.

Spotlight

Children Still Survive In Makeshift Homes And Miss Out On Learning After Typhoon Rolly

"Our house was destroyed because we are poor," said nine-year-old Maria who was among the thousands of children left homeless when Super Typhoon Rolly made landfall in Albay.

SM Scholar Alumna Becomes Agent Of Peacebuilding In Conflict Affected Areas

SM Foundation scholar alumni Carissa Cruz shares what drives her to continue to strive for excellence at work in life in general.

Filipino PR Executive Wins People Of The Year 2020 In Beijing

PAGEONE Group CEO Ron F. Jabal was recognized as People of the Year 2020 in the Golden Flag Awards — one of most prominent PR awards in China!

GSIS To Release Php3.3B In Christmas Cash Gift To Pensioners Starting Dec 1

Good news! GSIS announced that it will start to release a total of Php3.3 billion in Christmas cash gift to a total of 330,496 old-age and disability pensioners starting December 1.

The Talk

10 Things To Think About Before Calling It Quits

Stop! Hold it right there. You and your partner have been through some difficult times recently, and the relationship just doesn’t seem to be going...

Top 10 Hong Kong Street Food To Try

If there is one thing that connects all people from across the globe that would most likely be food. I believe we all silently...

10 K-Pop Idols With The Loveliest Eye Smiles That Will Surely Snatch Your Heart

Korean pop culture had taken over many different parts of the world by storm, and fans couldn’t get enough of what the multi-talented idols...

10 Attitudes For The Workplace

Some personalities just won’t fly in the workplace. Your behavior or attitude may even be the reason as to why you won’t land in...

Tech

Speed Of The Future: realme X50 Pro 5G To Launch Via Smart Signature Plan On December 03

realme PH launches its very first 5G-ready smartphone in the country!

SKY Fiber’s Back-Up Plan Is A Segurista Mom’s School-At-Home Ally

Looking for a back-up home broadband connection? Try SKY Fiber’s AlterNet!

Great Deals On Mobile And Broadband Await At The Gift Love, On The Globe myBusiness Shop

As a way to help SMEs rebuild in time for the holiday season, Globe myBusiness is currently holding the Gift Love, Gift Local Online sale until November 30, 2020.

Lenovo Legion Drops New Normal Holiday Gaming Gift Guide

Looking for a gaming laptop? Check out Lenovo Legion's top gaming device picks below!

Restrictions Still Tight Despite Allowing Minors In Malls

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the guidelines for allowing minors to enter malls will be prepared by the Metro Manila Council and other local government units.

PH Covid-19 Recoveries Reach 398.7K

Good news: overall tally of COVID-19 recoveries is now at 398,782!

Hope For Out-Of-School Youth Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

At 15-years-old, Timothy decided to continue his elementary education this year amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s why:

Bohol Eyes Reopening By 2nd Week Of December

Good news! Bohol is planning to welcome travelers by the second week of December 2020!

Speed Of The Future: realme X50 Pro 5G To Launch Via Smart Signature Plan On December 03

realme PH launches its very first 5G-ready smartphone in the country!

Entertainment

Bong Revilla’s Appearance In GMA’s Station ID Draws Flak

A netizen reacted and said, “Jusko po (face palm emoji) my reaction when I saw Bong Revilla on GMA Christmas Station ID (clown emoji).”

The Prom Is Premiering On Netflix On December 11

Ryan Murphy’s latest movie ‘The Prom’ is set to premiere on Netflix this coming December 11!

Travel

Embrace The Holidays In This Next-Normal Lifestyle

Whether you're looking for a place to satisfy your hankering for new adventures, or to simply unwind, and relax, here are ways how to make your Christmas merrier

Bohol Eyes Reopening By 2nd Week Of December

Good news! Bohol is planning to welcome travelers by the second week of December 2020!

‘Little Batanes’ Of Pangasinan Temporarily Closed To Tourists

The Bagbag Beach or more popularly known as the ‘Little Batanes’ of Pangasinan will be temporarily closed to tourists and residents from outside the town due to the sudden influx of tourists.

Motoring

3 Airlines Resume Cebu-Bacolod-Cebu Flights

Good news! These 3 airlines are resuming their Cebu to Bacolod flights!

EDSA-Bagong Barrio U-Turn Slot Closed On Dec. 7

In line with the DOTr’s EDSA Busway project, the U-turn slot located along EDSA in the Bagong Barrio area will be closed effective December 7.

SMC Reports Smooth Traffic At Expressways On 1st Day Of 100% Cashless Toll Implementation

San Miguel Corporation reported that traffic along its expressways and toll plazas was generally smooth on the first morning of implementation of government's mandate for 100% cashless toll collection.