Philippines

Filipino repatriates to receive gov’t assistance: DOLE

Filipino repatriates to receive gov’t assistance: DOLE By Azer Parrocha   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — All Filipino repatriates from countries with confirmed cases of 2019 novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease (2019-nCoV ARD) will be receiving financial, livelihood, and employment assistance from government, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III announced on Monday. Bello said his agency has … Continue reading

Philippines

Public urged to stop spreading unverified info on nCoV

MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  – Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar on Wednesday called on the public to avoid sharing unverified information about the 2019 novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease (2019-nCoV ARD). Andanar made the call amid the proliferation of fake news about the 2019-nCov on social media. He warned that the spread … Continue reading