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PH Consul General to Calgary congratulates Filipino painter featured in Saskatchewan’s Fine Art Fair

October 1, 2020

CALGARY– Philippine Consul General to Calgary Zaldy Patron conveyed his congratulations to Saskatchewan-based Filipino painter Patrick Fernandez for being featured in the 5th Edition of Art NOW Fine Art Fair 2020 held on 17 to 27 September 2020 across the


Task force says those from three quarantine areas need travel authority to enter Tagaytay

September 17, 2020

After the sudden influx of tourists in Tagaytay City, Joint Task Force COVID Shield on Thursday reminded the public those who will be coming from areas under General Community Quarantine (GCQ), Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ), and Enhanced Community Quarantine


Taguig using ”robonurse” in mega quarantine facility

September 10, 2020

To protect health workers in Taguig City, the local government on Wednesday will deploy a “robonurse” inside their mega quarantine facility. “This time, to minimize the hazards for our health workers, we will be deploying our ‘Robonurses’,” Mayor Lino Cayetano


24/7 food delivery allowed in Metro Manila – MMDA

August 20, 2020

Establishments engaged in food delivery service is allowed to operate 24/7 in Metro Manila under the general community quarantine, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said on Thursday. In a televised press briefing, MMDA general manager Jojo Garcia said the


Tokwifi named Best Short Feature Film in Cinemalaya 2020

August 13, 2020

BESTING nine other films, Tokwifi prevails in this year’s edition of Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival as it brought home the coveted Best Short Feature Film and NETPAC Prize awards during the Awarding Program held on August 12, 2020, live


First Japan-Affiliated Aquarium to Open in Taiwan

August 2, 2020

The first Japan-affiliated aquarium in Taiwan is slated to open on Friday in Taoyuan near Taipei. The Xpark aquarium is run by Yokohama Hakkeijima Inc., the operator of Hakkeijima Sea Paradise in Yokohama, south of Tokyo. It is the first


Cebu Pacific flying twice weekly to Tokyo starting August 1

July 30, 2020

Cebu Pacific said it is rebuilding its international flight network by restarting flights to key Asian destinations,including Tokyo, in August. This is on top of its once-a-week flights between Manila and Dubai which resumed mid-July. Beginning August 1, Cebu Pacific 


IATF allows limited operation of review centers, gyms, cinemas starting Aug. 1 in places under GCQ

July 29, 2020

The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases has allowed limited operation of some establishments, such as review centers, gyms and cinemas starting August 1, Malacañang said on Wednesday. In a statement, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said