52 More Overseas Filipinos Beat Covid-19


SM’s Important “Jab”: Empowering Communities Through Vaccination Efforts

SM provides comfortable, convenient, safe and accessible vaccination venues all over the country.

Andanar Reminds Local Radio To Raise Covid-19 Vax Awareness

Secretary Martin Andanar reiterated the civic duty of local radio and news reporters to allow their programs to be an avenue for more Filipinos to understand the benefits of the Covid-19 vaccine.

24 To Go Home To CamSur Via ‘Balik Probinsya’ Program

Eight families can now return home to Camarines Sur through the national government’s Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa Program.

‘Konektado Tayo’ To Help Bridge Parent-Teen Communication Gap

Three agencies are spearheading the “Konektado Tayo” campaign to bridge the communication gap between Filipino parents and their adolescent children, particularly on issues concerning adolescent sexuality and development in the country.

A total of 52 overseas Filipinos have recovered from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) this week, data from the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) showed Saturday.

Based on its latest monitoring, the agency recorded 47 survivors in the Asia Pacific and five in the Middle East/Africa region from May 30 to June 5, jacking up the count to 12,056.

In the same period, about 124 new infections and 15 fatalities were also logged. Of the casualties, one came from the Asia Pacific and 14 were from the Middle East/Africa region.


As of this posting, the number of active cases is pegged at 6,628 while the death toll is at 1,194.

“Compared to last week’s percentages, the total number of Covid-19 recoveries saw a slight decrease to 60.65 percent. Meanwhile, fatalities and those under treatment increased to 6.01 percent and 33.34 percent, respectively,” the DFA said.

Since the pandemic started, the Middle East/Africa regions had the highest figures in all categories, namely recoveries at 6,293, active cases at 4,268, and deaths at 789. (PNA)

Alibaba Provides Cloud Pin At The Olympic Games For Media Professionals At Tokyo 2020

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‘One Filipino, One Bank Account’ Key To Better Delivery Of Financial Aid – Gatchalian

"Dapat natuto na tayo sa ating naging karanasan," says Senator Win Gatchalian who was quick to enact laws that would turn the government subsidy to be deposited to the designated bank accounts of the intended beneficiaries,

Bridge Connects Tourists To Popular Beaches In Sipalay City

Two beaches are now accessible with the construction of the new 75-meter bridge in Sipalay, Negros Oriental.

Converge Provides Food, Connectivity To Taal Evacuees

Converge partners with the local governments in Batangas to provide food and internet connection for the families affected by the continued Taal Volcano unrest.

Inigo, Moophs Bring Good Vibes In New Song “Araw Mo”

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Supreme Court Launches ‘BAR PLUS’ App For 2020-2021 Bar Exams

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BARMM Education Ministry Builds More School Buildings

The BARMM government leads the construction of seven school buildings in North Cotabato and Maguindanao as part of continuing efforts to improve the quality of education in the region.

Kylie Padilla, Andrea Torres To Star In A Girl’s Love Series “BetCin”

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New Care Center Brings Hope To Cleft-Affected Cebuanos

Smile Train launches the first Comprehensive Cleft Care center in Cebu to bring hope to those who need palatoplasty surgery and aftercare services in the province.

PH Ranks 46th In Serving The Most Expensive Coffee In The World

The Philippines, at 46th rank, consumed 1.3 kilos of coffee per person per year with an average price of PHP 152.00 per cup, according to a study undertaken by SavingSpot.