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PNP reports 31 more COVID-19 recoveries

(Eagle News) — Thirty-one more police personnel have recovered from COVID-19. The Philippine National Police said with the additional recoveries, the PNP COVID-19 tally rose to 8861. Thirty-seven additional cases, however, pushed the PNP COVID-19 total to 9219. Of these, 330 were active. No additional death was reported, which means the PNP COVID-19 total remains at 28. The government has said it was targeting COVID-19 vaccination of 50 to 60 percent to achieve herd immunity. […]

Alleged NPA leader arrested in QC

(Eagle News) — A high-ranking official of the New People’s Army wanted for murder in Tagbilaran, Bohol was arrested in Quezon City, the Philippine National Police said. According to the PNP, Allan Morales, deputy secretary of the Regional Committee of the Negros-Cebu-Bohol-Siquijor (NCBS) Regional Committee of the CPP-NPA-NDF, was nabbed by a composite police-military team in Barangay Payatas B at noon on Wednesday. The PNP said Morales was the subject of a warrant of arrest […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Saturday, January 9

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Saturday, January 9: MIAA said flight schedules may change at any given time. The Philippine government has temporarily banned foreigners traveling from 27 countries following reports of the more infectious COVID-19 virus strain there. Covered by the travel restrictions are Portugal, India, Finland, Norway, Jordan, and Brazil. Also covered are the following countries: Denmark Ireland Japan Australia Israel […]

31 more police personnel recover from COVID-19

(Eagle News) — Thirty-one more police personnel have recovered from COVID-19. The Philippine National Police said with the additional recoveries, the PNP COVID-19 total rose to 8831. Twenty-three additional cases, however, pushed the PNP COVID-19 total to 9182. Of these, 323 were active. No additional deaths were reported, which means the PNP COVID-19 death toll remains at 28. The government has said uniformed personnel including policemen were among the priorities in a COVID-19 national vaccination […]

4 detainees escape QC police station lock-up facility

(Eagle News) — Four detainees escaped a Quezon City police station’s temporary lock-up facility, the Philippine National Police said on Thursday. In a statement, the PNP said a manhunt operation is ongoing for the recapture of Glenn Louie Limin, Marvin Inciong, Joel Sanchez, and Ronald Buenafe, who escaped from the QCPD Police Station-11 in Galas. The PNP did not say how they escaped. The PNP said Limin and Buenafe are facing drug-related charges, while Inciong […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Friday, January 8

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Friday, January 8: Flight schedules may change at any given time. The Philippines has so far temporarily banned foreign travelers from 27 countries following reports of the COVID-19 virus variant first observed in the United Kingdom. Covered by the travel restrictions are: overnment later expanded the ban to include the following countries: Denmark Ireland Japan Australia’ Israel The […]

PNP reports 20 more COVID-19 recoveries

(Eagle News) — Twenty more police personnel have recovered from COVID-19. The Philippine National Police said with the additional recoveries, the PNP COVID-19 recovery total rose to 8800. Fifteen additional cases, however, pushed the PNP COVID-19 tally to 9159. Of these, 331 were active. No additional death was reported, which means the COVID-19 death toll among police personnel remains at 28. The government has said it was targeting COVID-19 vaccination of 50 to 60 percent […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Thursday, January 7

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Thursday, January 7: Flight schedules may change at any given time. The Philippines has temporarily banned foreigners from 27 countries following reports of the COVID-19 virus variant first recorded in the United Kingdom. These countries are: Portugal India Finland Norway Jordan Brazil Denmark Ireland Japan Australia Israel The Netherlands Hong Kong Switzerland France Germany Iceland Italy Lebanon Singapore […]

43 more police personnel recover from COVID-19

(Eagle News) — Forty-three more police personnel have recovered from COVID-19. The Philippine National Police said with the additional recoveries, the total PNP COVID-19 recoveries rose to 8781. Thirty-four additional cases, however, pushed the PNP COVID-19 tally to 9145. Of these, 335 were active. No additional death was reported, which means the death toll remains at 28. The government has said it was eyeing vaccination of 50 to 60 percent of the population to achieve […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Wednesday, January 6

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Wednesday, January 6: Flight schedules may be subject to changes. Earlier, MIAA advised passengers to get confirmation of their flights on the day these are scheduled as only those with the confirmation will be allowed entry into the airport. The Philippines has imposed a ban on foreign travelers from 21 countries following reports of the more infectious COVID-19 […]

Hong Kong says traveler from PHL had UK COVID-19 variant

(Eagle News) — A passenger from the Philippines has tested positive for the COVID-19 variant first observed in the United Kingdom, Hong Kong said. According to Dr. Chuang Shuk-kwan, head of the Communicable Disease Branch of Hong Kong’s Center for Health Protection, the 30-year-old female arrived in Hong Kong from Manila on December 22. She took a Philippine Airlines flight, PR 300. Health Undersecretary Rosario Vergeire said the DOH has requested details from the Hong […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Tuesday, January 5

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Tuesday, January 5: Flight schedules may be subject to changes. MIAA advised passengers to confirm their flights on the day they are supposed to be scheduled as only those with the confirmation will be allowed entry into the airport. The Philippines has banned foreign travelers from 21 countries following reports of a more infectious COVID-19 virus strain there. […]