Aircraft use by the Philippine Air Force (PAF) has increased for civic missions related to the battle against novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). | @FMangosingINQ
The Philippine health department says coronavirus tests provided by China were only 40% accurate, but when the Chinese government protested, the health department said that the tests somehow nonetheless met WHO standards.
Trying to deflect blame from his government's lack of preparedness for the coronavirus, Philippine Pres Duterte says front-line health-care workers who are needlessly exposed to the virus are "lucky to die" for their country. Twelve doctors have died.
LOOK: Members of the Philippine National Police from the Anonas Police Station 9 hold placards urging the public to stay home at a checkpoint along Aurora Boulevard in Quezon City, in a bid to curb the spread of COVID-19.
REST IN PEACE. The Philippine Heart Association reports that its former president, Dr. Raul Jara, has passed away due to COVID-19. Maraming salamat po sa inyong serbisyo! 📷 Philippine Heart Association
WATCH: Hazing in the Philippine Military Academy barracks (Part 2) WARNING: This video contains violent images that may be disturbing to some viewers. Viewer discretion advised.
Finally, some good news. Two more Filipinos have recovered from COVID-19 and is now discharged from the hospital. Only two Filipino COVID-19 positive patients remain in hospital isolation. | via Philippine Consulate General in HK
BREAKING: Steam driven eruptions point toward “a hazardous explosive eruption” of the Taal Volcano, located about 40 miles south of Manila, said the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology in an advisory Sunday, recommending a total evacuation ?: @alaymagno
Under the Philippine Consumer's Act, sellers found committing unfair sales practices can be fined up to P10,000 or imprisoned for up to one year. #TaalEruption2020
JUST IN: The Philippine Medical Association releases a statement showing support for Dr. Esterlina Tan, who was identified in a vlog posted by singer Yeng Constantino, following an incident in Siargao involving Constatino's husband. PMA has verified the legitimacy of this memo.
ADVISORY: Tamang Panahon event this Sat at the Philippine Arena. Expect NLEX to feel like the road to forever. Plan your trips accordingly.