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5,979 new COVID-19 cases push total to 1.149 million

The Philippines on Monday reported 5,979 new coronavirus cases, bringing its overall count to 1,149,925......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 17th, 2021

5,979 new COVID-19 cases push total to 1.149 million

The Philippines on Monday reported 5,979 new coronavirus cases, bringing its overall count to 1,149,925......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 17th, 2021

7,255 new COVID-19 cases push overall count to 1.06 million

The Department of Health on Monday reported 7,255 new coronavirus cases, with the country's total now at 1,062,225.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

3,249 new COVID-19 cases push Philippines total to 205,581

Globally, the coronavirus case count reached 24.03 million, with over 822,000 deaths since the health crisis emerged in China late last year......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 27th, 2020

2,099 new COVID-19 cases push Philippines total to 46,333

The coronavirus pandemic has killed at least 533,000 people out of the over 11.4  million people worldwide since it surfaced in China late last year. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 6th, 2020

Philippines logs 6,539 new COVID-19 cases, total at 1.27 million

Health authorities on Monday reported 6,539 fresh coronavirus cases, with the total count of infections reaching 1,276,004......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 7th, 2021

DOH logs 7,174 new COVID-19 cases, total at 1.1 million

Health authorities on Sunday tallied 7,174 new coronavirus cases, pushing the total to 1,101,990......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 9th, 2021

Philippines sees 8,346 new COVID-19 cases, total at 1.05 million

Health officials on Sunday said 8,346 more Filipinos have contracted the COVID-19, pushing the overall count to 1,054,983......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2021

PH cases near 1 million as DOH reports 8,162 new infections

MANILA, Philippines — With more laboratories confirming coronavirus infections, the Philippines’ total COVID-19 cases would likely breach the one-million mark on Monday as the country joins the observance of World Immunization Week. The Department of Health (DOH) reported 8,162 new infections on Sunday based on laboratory test results, pushing the total to 997,523. Less than […] The post PH cases near 1 million as DOH reports 8,162 new infections appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 26th, 2021

Philippines inches closer to 1 million COVID-19 infections with 8,162 new cases

The country's total count of COVID-19 infections moved closer to a million on Sunday as officials reported 8,162 additional cases......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 25th, 2021

1 million COVID-19 cases seen by end-April

The one-week enhanced community quarantine may have slowed the rate of increase in COVID-19 cases in the National Capital Region, but this will not be enough to stop the total from breaching the one-million mark this month, a research group said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 5th, 2021

Phl COVID-19 cases breach 800k mark

The Philippines’ coronavirus disease tally surpassed the 800,000-mark on Monday as statisticians have projected that it might jump to one million before the end of the April. The latest report of the Department of Health (DoH) showed a total of 803,398 individuals have been infected, with 8,355 additional infections. The figure excluded data from three […] The post Phl COVID-19 cases breach 800k mark appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsApr 5th, 2021

3,439 new COVID-19 cases push PH’s total to 591,138

MANILA, Philippines – The total number of COVID-19 cases in the country reached 591,138 as 3,439 new cases were recorded, the Department of Health (DOH) reported on Saturday. The newly reported cases mark the highest single-day increase so far for 2021. On Friday, there were 3,045 additional COVID-19 cases. Of the total number, 43,323 are active […] The post 3,439 new COVID-19 cases push PH’s total to 591,138 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Virus cases break half-million mark; health workers needed

COVID-19 infections in the Philippines breached the half-million mark Sunday as the Department of Health (DOH) reported 1,895 new cases, bringing the total to 500,577 infections since the pandemic began......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 17th, 2021

1,097 more COVID-19 infections push Philippines’ total cases to 476,916

(Updated 4:15 p.m.) The Department of Health recorded 1,097 new coronavirus infections, bringing the country’s total number of cases to 476,916......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2021

COVID-19 cases top 80 million worldwide—AFP count

PARIS — More than 80 million confirmed cases of coronavirus have been detected worldwide since the pandemic began a year ago and 1.76 million deaths, according to an AFP tally based on official figures at 0800 GMT Sunday. In total, 80,145,185 cases and 1,756,060 deaths have been recorded. Last week, an average of 580,000 new […] The post COVID-19 cases top 80 million worldwide—AFP count appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 27th, 2020

1,885 new COVID-19 cases push total to 467,601

(Updated 4:16 p.m.) The Department of Health recorded 1,885 new coronavirus infections on Christmas day, the highest in a week, pushing the total number of cases to 467,601......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 25th, 2020

1,135 new cases push Philippines’ COVID-19 tally to over 451,839

Active cases in the Philippines stood at 24,160 or 5.3% of the total recorded infections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 15th, 2020

DFA: 42 Filipinos abroad with COVID-19 push total to 12,350

Filipinos abroad infected with the coronavirus have reached 12,350 as foreign affairs officials report 42 new cases on Monday. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 14th, 2020

Biden knocks Trump as rivals barnstorm heartland in election finale

Joe Biden intensified his attacks Friday on President Donald Trump as they battled over the American Midwest, chasing every last vote with four days to go in a region that propelled the Republican to victory in 2016. RUS President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Rochester International Airport October 30, 2020 in Rochester, Minnesota. With Election Day only four days away, Trump is campaigning in Minnesota despite the recent surge in coronavirus cases in the state. In accordance with state orders, only 250 people will be able to attend the rally with Trump while thousands of others will gather outside the airport to watch on a large television screen. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP) Trump and Biden barnstormed three heartland states each — with a resurgent coronavirus passing the milestone of nine million cases as they hit the stump — highlighting their differences in a race overshadowed by the pandemic. Trump, heralded a “big day” of campaigning as he left the White House, then held a rally in Michigan before heading to Wisconsin and Minnesota, all states battling climbing numbers of virus cases. “We just want normal,” Trump told supporters — many of them unmasked — at an outdoor rally near Detroit as he pushed states to relax public health restrictions and resume daily life. He again bucked his own administration’s health experts as he downplayed the Covid-19 threat, saying “if you get it, you’re going to get better, and then you’re going to be immune.” Covid-19 has killed nearly 230,000 people in the US, which is experiencing surges in most states as the winter flu season looms. The outbreak has ravaged the economy, and while there have been signs of recovery, millions remain jobless. Biden was also stumping in Wisconsin and in Minnesota, where he sharpened his attacks on the president on everything from Trump seeking to dismantle Obama-era health care protections and keep his taxes secret to climate change and trade policy with China. “We can not afford four more years of Donald Trump,” the 77-year-old Democrat said at a socially distanced drive-in rally in St. Paul, Minnesota. “So honk your horn if you want America to lead again!” he said, embracing the awkward pandemic-era campaign trend of rallying supporters in their vehicles. “Honk your horn if you want to have civility again, and honk your horn if you want America to be united again!” Earlier in Iowa he attacker Trump over his handling of the pandemic. “Donald Trump has given up (and) waved the white flag,” Biden told a drive-in rally with more than 300 cars in Des Moines. – ‘Less divided’ – Trump flipped Iowa, Michigan and Wisconsin from the Democrats to clinch his shock victory four years ago.  Now polls show Biden leading in all three, albeit narrowly in Iowa. It was Biden’s first visit to Iowa since his inauspicious campaign start in February, when he placed a dismal fourth in the opening Democratic nominating contest. So can Biden win over enough voters to prevail in the Hawkeye State? “I wouldn’t put money on it,” Iowa attorney Sara Riley, 61, said at Biden’s event, although she was more confident about him clinching the White House. “I think Americans, even Trump supporters, want to get to a place where the country is less divided,” Riley said. With voters concerned about the health hazards of crowded polling stations on November 3, a record 86 million have already cast early ballots by mail or in person. Even as the US hit a grim new high in daily Covid-19 infections Thursday, Trump has stuck to his guns, downplaying the dangers and branding Democrats as rampaging “socialists” intent on shuttering the country. And while Trump has touted the economic successes of his presidency, including positive GDP figures Thursday, US stocks closed out their worst week since March, highlighting concerns about a shaky recovery. – ‘Turn Texas blue?’ – After a campaign largely muted by the pandemic, Biden is on the offensive, pushing Trump onto the back foot in unexpected battlegrounds like Texas, a large, traditionally conservative bastion now rated a toss-up by multiple analysts. On Friday the state reported that a staggering nine million residents had already voted, surpassing its entire 2016 total. Biden’s running mate Kamala Harris visited Texas Friday in a bid to turn the state Democratic for the first time since president Jimmy Carter in 1976. “We have a chance to turn Texas blue,” the 96-year-old Carter said in a fundraising email. Biden winning there would be a dagger to Trump, but the president dismissed the notion, saying: “Texas, we’re doing very well.” Trump and Biden are focusing their greatest efforts on traditional battlegrounds that will decide the election — such as Florida, where both campaigned on Thursday. On Saturday Biden returns to the Midwest bringing with him perhaps his strongest surrogate: ex-president Barack Obama, making his first joint in-person campaign appearance of the year with his former VP. Motown music legend Stevie Wonder will join them, the Biden campaign said. Trump will spend the day campaigning in the critical state of Pennsylvania, where he narrowly trails Biden in polls. Biden will follow suit there both Sunday and Monday in a clear sign that his campaign sees the Keystone State as absolutely crucial to his victory......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2020

Chile surpasses 500,000 COVID-19 cases on eve of referendum

Chile's coronavirus case total has now surpassed half a million, authorities said Saturday, as the country prepares to go to the polls for a referendum on whether to replace the Pinochet-era constitution......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 25th, 2020