Kids’ interest in e-commerce grew in Q3 2020

Interest of Filipino children in computer games was lower in the third and fourth quarters of 2020 as compared to the same period in 2019 except in December. What increased was the Filipino kids’ e-commerce activities monitored in the third quarter of 2020, according to cybersecurity firm Kaspersky. E-commerce websites became the go-to online destinations of Filipinos for their groceries …

National athletes ‘ipapaampon’ sa mga LGUs

Gagawin ng Philippine Sports Commission ang lahat para maibigay ang suporta sa mga national athletes na naghahanda para sa Southeast Asian Games sa Hanoi, Vietnam sa Nobyembre. Ani Commissioner at Southeast Asian Games Chef de Mission Ramon Fernandez, plano ng PSC na makipagtambal sa mga Local Government Units na ‘aampon’ sa mga national teams na magsasanay sa kanilang lugar. Ito …

5 guro dumalo sa DepEd gatherings, patay sa COVID-19

Lubos na nabahala ang Provincial Inter-Agency Task Force on COVID-19 ng Isabela ma­apos malagasan ang Department of Education ng limang guro dahil sa impeksiyon sa coronavirus na nakuha nila umano sa pagdalo sa ipinatawag na mga pagtitipon ng kagawaran. Sa social media advisory ng Task Force, tinukoy nito ang pagkamatay ng dalawang Schools District Supervisors at tatlo pang guro sa …

Mga gusali sa Quezon City gagawing isolation facilities ng COVID-19 patients

Nagsimula nang sumuri ng mga gusali ang local government unit ng Quezon City na maaaring gawing dagdag na isolation facilities para sa mga pasyente ng COVID-19. Ilan sa mga gusali na sinusuri ay mga local government infrastructures, public school buildings at mga dormitories na maaaring gamitin bilang isolation o quarantine facilities para mabawasan ang bilang ng hawahan ng coronavirus disease …

13,378 stranded na commuters nabigyan ng free ride ng PNP sa NCR Plus bubble

Umaabot sa higit 13,300 stranded na mga commuters ang naserbisyuhan sa Philippine National Police Libreng Sakay program simula nang isailalim sa enhanced community quarantine ang National Capital Region Plus bubble noong Marso 29. Ito ang inihayag ni PNP Chief General Debold Sinas kung saan minobilisa ang mga heavy lift transport vehicles na kinabibilangan ng dalawang bus, limang utility trucks at …

Pinas ika-50 bansa na may pinakamaraming nabakunahan

Iniulat ni vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. na ika-50 sa 155 na bansa ang Pilipinas sa hanay ng mga bansa sa buong mundo na nakapagbigay na ng bakuna sa kanilang mga mamamayan. Ibinase ni Galvez ang pahayag sa ulat ng Bloomberg tracker kung saan lumabas na mula Marso 1 mga 855,000 na ang nabakunahan ng COVID-19 vaccine sa bansa …

Manage your mental health: Self-care is key

Breast cancer survivor, mental health advocate and Philippine leader of Livestrong Foundation Dr. Gia Sison shared the importance of taking care of our mental health. Dr. Sison pointed out that while women have been found to be three times “more likely” to report significant mental health consequences such as loss of appetite, lack of sleep and anxiety based on the …

Food delivery rider a victim of prank order of milk teas from Malabon

Another food delivery rider was victimized by a prank order in Malabon after he ordered cups of milk tea for a customer which was left unpaid. The Potrero Police Community Precinct of the Malabon Police said a foodpanda rider approached them on Easter Sunday to report a prank by a customer. Police officers and members of the Malabon Public Safety …

‘Unethical’: Medical group denounces physical therapist for spreading false info on COVID-19

A group of physical therapists cautioned the public against a health worker spreading false information about COVID-19 and its vaccines. The Philippine Physical Therapy Association said Ronald Samaniego, a physical therapist, is not a member of the association and his views do not reflect the views of the entire physical therapy profession. The organization also condemned his “unethical and irresponsible …