Banana Industry Seeks Gov’t Assistance Amid Covid-19 Scare

The Pilipino Banana Growers and Exporters Association (PBGEA) has called on the government to provide more assistance to the banana industry following the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) scare, which affected banana exports as the Chinese buyers have stopped ordering Philippine bananas.

Quarantine Facility To Rise In Zamboanga City

Zamboanga City 2nd District Rep. Jose Manuel Dalipe II said he would help lobby for funds from the national government for the construction of a quarantine center in this southern port city.

Mayor Isko Taps Google Philippines and Senti AI for Artificial Intelligence Analysis On Public Concerns

Manila City Mayor Francisco “Isko” Moreno Domagoso orders the creation of a grievance desk where Manileños’ complaints will be heard directly by the local government.

25 Modern Buses To Transport Tacloban-Samar Commuters

LTFRB) launches 25 modern buses in Eastern Visayas as part of the government’s public utility vehicle modernization program (PUVMP).

DTI Monitors Price Of Face Masks In San Fernando, Pampanga

DTI and Pampanga monitored the prices of medical supplies, including face masks, being sold in major drugstores, pharmacies, and retailers amid the nCoV-2019 situation.

Blind Kids Need Help To Keep Dorm-School

Northern Luzon School for the Visually Impaired is knocking on the hearts of donors to prevent the closure of their dorm-school.

Bohol Coastal Town Mayors Tapped To Combat ASF

Guv. Relampagos: “The province of Bohol is pursuing all efforts to prevent the entry of the ASF virus into the province to safeguard the hog industry and food security…”

Bacolod City Mayor Leonardia Calls For Vigilance Vs Covid-19

Mayor Evelio Leonardia urges residents of Bacolod City to remain vigilant against Covid-19.

DA Confirms 1st Case Of ASF In Davao Sur

The Department of Agriculture confirms that two of the four villages in Davao del Sur that are under tight watch for African Swine Fever have been found positive of the animal disease.

Over 52,000 Ilocos Rice Farmers Get P5-K Cash Aid

Over 52,000 rice farmers in the province are entitled to receive PHP5,000 each as financial assistance amid the flooding of imported rice in the market.