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Checking ATF, PSF a must

Amid the ‘new normal,’ most car owners use their vehicles less frequently. Except for frontline workers, the public is encouraged to go out only when necessary to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.  .....»»

Category: techSource: thestandard thestandardJul 29th, 2021

EJ heaves sigh of relief checking in

Pole-vaulter EJ Obiena arrived here Friday afternoon, calm and relaxed after having resolved the issue of loading his poles in his flight from Italy......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 24th, 2021

Why do Accounts Become Dormant and How to Avoid it

BANK clients are reminded that accounts without any activity for a long time can become dormant. A bank account is considered dormant when there is no financial activity — deposit or withdrawal — for a period of two years for a savings account and one year for a checking account. Dormant accounts are subject to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2021

Rescuers search for survivors in landslide-hit Japan town

Rescuers in a Japanese holiday town hit by a deadly landslide searched for survivors Sunday, climbing across cracked roofs and checking cars thrown onto engulfed buildings as more rain lashed the area......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 4th, 2021

Cebu City shooting: Cops checking if woman’s killing is drug-related

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are investigating if the shooting today, July 3, in Barangay Ermita, Cebu City of a 23-year-old woman that led to her death was a drug-related killing. This after police found out that some of the relatives of the victim, Gianne Abesia of Sitio Bato, Barangay Ermita, had allegedly been detained […] The post Cebu City shooting: Cops checking if woman’s killing is drug-related appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2021

Checking China& rsquo;s maritime push

There is no question that a Chinese fishing fleet -- a 200-boat flotilla is how some quarters have described it -- has been anchored for weeks in the Whitsun Reef/Julian Felipe Reef well within disputed waters in an area commonly known as the Spratlys. There is also no question that upon receipt of official AFP confirmation about the fleet’s presence, the Department of Foreign Affairs immediately filed a diplomatic protest on the presence of this fleet within our EEZ which is violative of the governing UN Convention on the Law of the Seas (UNCLOS)......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 26th, 2021

Metro Covid transmission down

MMDA credits measures imposed by government to keep the economy afloat while checking virus spread The post Metro Covid transmission down appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsApr 17th, 2021

Chinese flotilla ‘sheltering’ at reef off Palawan? AFP checking claim

The Armed Forces is trying to validate a claim that the large group of Chinese vessels at Julian Felipe Reef (Whitsun Reef) off Palawan are only seeking shelter there, AFP chief Lt. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana said. Sobejana made the remark Tuesday, after announcing that 183 vessels, believed to be those of China’s “maritime militia,” were […] The post Chinese flotilla ‘sheltering’ at reef off Palawan? AFP checking claim appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2021

DOH-7 verifying if health worker, who died of COVID-19 after vaccination, is from Central Visayas

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7) on Thursday, March 18, said they were checking if the health worker who died due to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) after recently receiving a vaccine came from Central Visayas.  “We still cannot confirm (if the patient came from Central Visayas) until we have […] The post DOH-7 verifying if health worker, who died of COVID-19 after vaccination, is from Central Visayas appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 18th, 2021

Fact-checking

In my March 10 column, I related the increasing public concern over the much criticized and highly problematic practice of tech giant Facebook in deleting or throttling with impunity what it tags as “misleading or misinformed pieces” in a user’s account to the point of even suspending or, worse, banning the use of such account without even a by-your-leave advise to its contracted user......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 12th, 2021

Fact checking

‘Fact-Checking Facebook’s Fact Checkers’ is the heading of an opinion piece by the editorial board of the world-renowned business paper Wall Street Journal in its March 5 edition. In a stinging rebuke of the much-criticized and highly problematic practice of tech giant Facebook in deleting or throttling with impunity what it tags as “misleading or misinformed pieces” in a user’s account or, worse, suspending or completely banning such account without even a by-your-leave advise......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 10th, 2021

Is expansion timely?

It’s been over six years since the PBA expanded from 10 to 12 franchises and with a slew of blue-chippers checking in from the March 14 draft, there is talk of whether or not the pro league may consider adding more teams......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 10th, 2021

Talamban cops turn to CCTVs to shed light on killing of security guard

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are still checking the footage of security cameras in nearby establishments of the area where a 30-year-old security guard was shot dead by an unidentified assailant on March 7 in Barangay Talamban in Cebu City. Police Corporal Michael Angelo Singson of the Talamban Police Station said that they would need […] The post Talamban cops turn to CCTVs to shed light on killing of security guard appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 9th, 2021

SC checking for other vaccine brands after reported unavailability of AstraZeneca

The Supreme Court is looking into other options for its purchase of COVID-19 vaccines for officials and employees of the Judiciary following reported unavailability of AstraZeneca doses......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

FDA says China s Sinopharm applied for emergency use of COVID-19 vaccine

“An online application was filed yesterday afternoon and the FDA is checking the contents of the submission now,” FDA Director General Eric Domingo said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Palace checking if Duterte can legally take Sinopharm vaccine

The Food and Drug Administration allowed last month the compassionate use of 10,000 doses of Sinopharm jabs for members of the Presidential Security Group......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

Draft bets strut stuff in private workouts

In the absence of the Draft Combine, PBA teams are taking the next best step: Checking out their rookie prospects through “private workouts.”.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2021

UnionBank mobile app allows opening of checking account

Small and medium enterprises now get more support and assistance they need as more financial institutions offer a dedicated lending window for small and medium enterprises......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2021

PH on alert for 3 variants

The Department of Health (DOH) said on Friday it is now checking if three new COVID-19 variants, including the United Kingdom variant, have entered the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 9th, 2021

Cebu City cops to greet New Year with Oplan Bulabog

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) will greet 2021 with the Oplan Bulabog for establishments around the city. Police Colonel Josefino Ligan, CCPO director, said that they would be checking random establishments for the implementation of the health protocols. The CCPO will especially check establishments that serve liquor and those accepting […] The post Cebu City cops to greet New Year with Oplan Bulabog appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 31st, 2020

NATO checking systems after US cyberattack

NATO said Saturday it was checking its computer systems after a massive cyberattack on US government agencies and others that Washington blamed on Moscow......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 20th, 2020