Nestlé PH mounts P500M Kasambuhay program for 1M families, frontliners, its people as COVID-19 rages

April 25, 2020
WITH the country battling the COVID-19 pandemic, Nestlé Philippines is upholding its 108-year heritage as the Kasambuhay or “trusted companion in life” of generations of Filipino families by implementing a Php 500 million program to assist one million families and thousands of frontliners, others in need of healthcare, and its own employees and those of its business partners.

MPD nagpatupad ng lockdown sa sampaloc

April 24, 2020
MPD NAGPATUPAD NG LOCKDOWN SA SAMPALOC — Inatasan ni MPD Director P/Brig. Gen. Rolando Miranda ang mga kapulisan at mga SWAT na maging alerto at higpitan ang pagpapatupad ng curfew sa mga mahuhuli nila sa lugar ng Sampaloc matapos na magdeklara si Manila Mayor Isko Moreno Domagoso ng total lockdown ng 48 na oras sa nasabing lugar. Ang total lockdown ay iniutos upang maiwasang kumalat at dumami ang mahawaan ng COVID19. Kuha ni JON-JON REYES

SM committed in fighting COVID-19

April 22, 2020
THROUGH its social good arm, SM Foundation (SMFI), SM has already provided several critical medical supplies such as personal protective equipment (PPEs), N95 masks, surgical masks, alcohol, goggles, face shields, gloves, ventilators, and many more to more than 100 hospitals—both public and private—nationwide.

Docu on Aeta teacher wins in K Channel tilt

April 22, 2020
A DOCU about an Aeta teacher who treks to her class for four to five hours in Sitio Tarukan in Capas, Tarlac to teach Aeta children took top honors in the Knowledge Channel’s “3rd Class Project: Intercollegiate Mini-Documentary Competition” and will soon be aired on Knowledge Channel and streamed on iWant. 

Globe, DepEd host 2nd E-skwela webinar

April 20, 2020
With the extension of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in Luzon to April 30, normal school operations continue to be closed and disrupted, making many schoolchildren and the youth, along with their parents and families, feel the impact of semi-isolation.

Indian in Filipino bayanihan

April 18, 2020
AMIDST the country’s COVID-19 health emergency crisis, Manjinder “James” Kumar, an Indian national, once again responded to the needs of the times by embracing a Filipino cherished trait—bayanihan.

The other Covid frontliners

April 18, 2020
AT the frontlines of the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic are the valiant health workers who risk their lives to treat patients. In the streets are police and military personnel who man the checkpoints while government and NGO workers distribute aid to hard-hit communities.

Concepcion leads Project Ark; massive rapid testing i itiatice supported by conglomerates, business chambers

April 17, 2020
UNDER the leadership of Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion, conglomerates and major business organizations have expressed their support to join Project ARK (Antibody Rapid test Kits), a private sector-led initiative that is anchored on the combined efforts of the government and businesses to make massive testing possible at the community level.