Alberta

146 new cases identified; New school outbreak (two to four cases) reported at Chris Akkerman School in Calgary, currently 10 school outbreaks, including one school under watch in Alberta

News Release Update 123: COVID-19 pandemic in Alberta (Sept. 17, 4:15 p.m.) Currently, 41 people are in hospital due to COVID-19, eight of whom are in intensive care – well below hospital capacity. Latest updates There are currently 1,483 active cases. 146 new cases were identified and 13,003 tests were completed in the last 24 … Continue reading

Alberta

140 new cases identified in last 24 hours; Three new school outbreaks (two to four cases) reported, currently six school outbreaks in Alberta

News Release Update 122: COVID-19 pandemic in Alberta (Sept. 14, 6:30 p.m.) Currently, 37 people are in hospital due to COVID-19, seven of whom are in intensive care – well below hospital capacity. A record 18,919 tests were completed on Sept. 12 and more than 46,000 since the last update. Latest updates There are currently … Continue reading

Philippines

Overseas Pinoys with Covid-19 now 10,314; recoveries rise by 121

Overseas Pinoys with Covid-19 now 10,314; recoveries rise by 121 By Ma. Teresa Montemayor   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday reported 133 more Filipinos abroad contracting the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), pushing the total tally to 10,314. In its latest case bulletin, the DFA also reported 121 new recoveries … Continue reading

Philippines

DepEd, US embassy launch virtual series on digital learning

DepEd, US embassy launch virtual series on digital learning By Ma. Teresa Montemayor   MANILA – The Department of Education (DepEd) and the US Embassy on Monday launched a nine-day virtual series for teachers and educators in support of the country’s transition to digital learning amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic. DepEd Undersecretary for Curriculum and … Continue reading

Philippines

DOH reports 4.9K new Covid-19 infections, active cases at 66K

DOH reports 4.9K new Covid-19 infections, active cases at 66K By Marita Moaje   PH COVID-19 BULLETIN. The daily Covid-19 bulletin of the Department of Health reported 4,935 new cases on Saturday (Sept. 12, 2020). This brings the total tally of active cases in the country to 66,455. (Photo courtesy of DOH) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The Department of … Continue reading

Alberta

113 new cases identified; AHS confirmed 24 individuals with COVID-19 were present at 21 schools while infectious

News Release Update 120: COVID-19 pandemic in Alberta (Sept. 10, 5:15 p.m.) Currently, 43 people are in hospital due to COVID-19, seven of whom are in intensive care – still well below hospital capacity. Latest updates 113 new cases have been identified and 9,711 tests completed in the last 24 hours. Alberta labs have now … Continue reading

Philippines

SAP 2nd tranche distribution in Pangasinan now at 88%

SAP 2nd tranche distribution in Pangasinan now at 88% By Hilda Austria MALASIQUI, Pangasinan (Philippines News Agency) – Some 391,961 beneficiaries of the social amelioration program (SAP) in Pangasinan have received the second tranche of the cash subsidy from the national government under the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). In an interview Wednesday, DSWD Ilocos … Continue reading