BARMM logs 5 new Covid-19 cases; 34 cops to finish quarantine

The Ministery of Health - Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Covid-19 case bulletin as of Aug. 30, 2020. COTABATO CITY – Five more coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients were added to the list of confirmed cases in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM), the Ministry of Health (MOH) reported Sunday. Four of the … Continue reading BARMM logs 5 new Covid-19 cases; 34 cops to finish quarantine

BARMM reports 6 new Covid-19 cases, 4 recoveries

COTABATO CITY – The Ministry of Health in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (MOH-BARMM) reported Sunday that six new cases were added to the list of confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients in the region. The six new cases were all from Lanao del Sur, according to MOH-BARMM Minister Dr. Safrullah Dipatuan. With that, … Continue reading BARMM reports 6 new Covid-19 cases, 4 recoveries

BARMM, MILF to conduct parallel probe on Kabacan killings

Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao executive secretary Abdulraof Macacua, concurrent chief of staff of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front-Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces. (Photo courtesy of BPI-BARMM) COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao has condemned Saturday’s killing of nine Moro individuals in Kabacan, North Cotabato, and announced that it will conduct a parallel … Continue reading BARMM, MILF to conduct parallel probe on Kabacan killings

Soccsksargen logs 14 new Covid-19 cases, 6 recoveries

CURRENT CASELOAD. The Department of Health-12 Covid-19 situation report as of Aug. 29, 2020 shows the region has 14 new cases and six recoveries. The total number of cases is 438, out of which 108 are on active status. (Infographic by DOH-Soccsksargen) COTABATO CITY – The Department of Health in Soccsksargen Region (DOH-12) reported 14 new coronavirus disease … Continue reading Soccsksargen logs 14 new Covid-19 cases, 6 recoveries

Task group expedites probe on NoCot shooting incident

MURDERED. The bodies of the Kabacan shooting victims sprawl by the side of the road at the back section of the University of Southern Mindanao in Kabacan, North Cotabato following their murder by still unidentified attackers on Saturday (Aug. 29, 2020). The provincial police formed a special task group to hasten the investigation of nine victims … Continue reading Task group expedites probe on NoCot shooting incident

8 killed in North Cotabato shootout

BLOODY ENCOUNTER. Members of Kabacan police conduct a post-crime investigation in an armed encounter involving two groups of armed men in Kabacan, North Cotabato. Initial police report says eight persons (inset) were killed in the incident. (Photo courtesy of DXND - Kidapawan) COTABATO CITY: At least eight persons were killed when a group of armed men fired … Continue reading 8 killed in North Cotabato shootout

BARMM logs 27 new Covid-19 cases

The Ministry of Health – Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Covid-19 report as of Aug. 28, 2020. COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) registered 27 new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) positive patients as of Friday night, the Ministry of Health (MOH-BARMM) said. All the new cases were from Lanao del Sur … Continue reading BARMM logs 27 new Covid-19 cases

PRRD to decide PhilHealth chief’s replacement Aug. 31: Go

Senator Christopher Lawrence Go. (PNA photo by Che Palicte) DAVAO CITY: Senator Christopher Lawrence Go said Friday that President Rodrigo Duterte will decide on Monday (August 31), the replacement of Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) president and chief executive officer Ricardo Morales. Morales resigned from his post on August 26 after President Duterte said would be … Continue reading PRRD to decide PhilHealth chief’s replacement Aug. 31: Go

Covid-19 infections worldwide surpass 25M

ANKARA: The worldwide tally for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections surpassed 25 million Sunday, according to US-based Johns Hopkins University. The university's running data showed the global Covid-19 infections stood at 25,009,739, while death toll from the disease hit 842,709, with the number of recoveries reaching 16,411,400. The US remains the hardest-hit country by the … Continue reading Covid-19 infections worldwide surpass 25M

China, Asean ministers applaud robust bilateral trade

RCEP MEETING. People attend the 8th Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Ministerial Meeting via video conference in Hanoi, Vietnam on Aug. 27, 2020. Economic ministers of the 10 Association of Southeast Asian Nations members and from China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, and New Zealand on Thursday underscored the significance of the RCEP in post-Covid-19 pandemic recovery. (VNA via … Continue reading China, Asean ministers applaud robust bilateral trade