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SMDC’s Good Guys help frontliners, elderly, PWDs cope with pandemic

SM Development Corporation's (SMDC) Good Guys program is helping frontliners, elderly, PWDs with their daily needs during the COVID 19 pandemic that has limited movement outside of residences.

Dine To Unite helps Filipino restaurants fight COVID 19 pandemic

The Dine To Unite online platform is helping Filipino restaurants fight the COVID 19 pandemic's impact on business.

Pasig City completes regularization of long-term contractual employees amid pandemic

One hundred contractual employees in Pasig City, Metro Manila, have been regularized by Mayor Vico Sotto amid the pandemic that caused the loss of jobs for many Filipinos.

Philippines’ resilience amid pandemic secures A- credit rating from Japan

The Philippines has secured A- credit rating from Japan Credit Rating Agency (JCR Agency), an upgrade from the previous BBB+ after citing the country’s resilience.

BPI, remittance partners waive fees for OFWs amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) worked with nine of its remittance partners so that remittance fees could be waived for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who send money to their families in the Philippines.

LIST: University of the Philippines units giving Pass grades to students

The University of the Philippines has approved appeals to give "pass" marks to students in more than 60 departments and colleges across the UP System.

1st Hackbang Hackathon Mindanao to create solutions for “New Normal” challenges 

The Hackbang Hackathon to create solutions to challenges for Mindanao in the transition to the "new normal" is being set up over 4 days of June 2020.

IN PHOTOS: How an eye surgeon opened the Philippines’ endemic world amid a coronavirus...

Colorful photos of the Philippines' endemic wildlife are being enjoyed by the world under lockdown as eye surgeon Dr. Miguel David De Leon publicly shared his posts on Facebook.

OFW scientists come home to help Philippines find solutions to coronavirus pandemic

Seven Overseas Filipino Scientists are back in the Philippines under the Balik Scientist Program (BSP) and are helping the country find solutions to the coronavirus pandemic.

How to Win over this Pandemic

It's COVID-19 everywhere we look. And it scares us big time. It gives us anxiety. Uncertainty. And it definitely tests our faith.

Quarantine Survey says Filipinos feel more positive emotions, concern for others tops responses

Filipinos are finding more reasons to be positive in this time of lockdown to stop the spread of COVID 19, with concern for others topping the Quarantine Survey responses.
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Good news stories of inspiring Filipino deeds during pandemic honored in Choose Philippines video

Stories of inspiring Filipino deeds during the COVID-19 pandemic and enhanced community quarantine were honored in a new Choose Philippines video released on the ABS-CBN channels.

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JUST IN: These 31 countries now accept Filipino travelers

Thirty-one countries and territories across the Americas, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East/Africa, have lifted their inbound border restrictions on Filipino travels.