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Visita Iglesia around the Philippines on Live Stream, Google Street View

The Holy Week tradition of the Visita Iglesia or Seven Churches Visitation can still be observed this year despite the social distancing measures, with the churches going on Live Streaming and Google providing the Street View of the churches.

Philippine Virgin Coconut Oil treatment for COVID-19 patients on clinical trial in UP-PGH, NCR,...

Philippine Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) as a treatment for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients is now undergoing clinical trials at the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH), and in hospitals in the National Capital Region (NCR) and Region IV-A CALABARZON.

Pinoys show how to #LoveInTheTImeofQuarantine amidst the coronavirus pandemic

Social media-savvy Pinoys went on Twitter today to show how they cope with the community quarantine to stop the spread of the coronavirus disease. , sending the hashtag #LoveInTheTimeofQuarantine to trending status.

Filipinos overcome COVID-19 quarantine to come together on digital for Earth Hour

Filipinos on lockdown went digital for the observation of Earth Hour 2020, enabling the nation to bridge the gap brought on by social distancing required by the community quarantine to stop the spread of coronavirus disease.

Rizal-based designer Michael Leyva creates personal protective suits, head covers, face masks for frontliners

Rizal-based designer Michael Leyva and his team released the first batch of personal protective suits, head covers, and face masks that he created for frontliners in the fight against the coronavirus disease pandemic.

Pinoys fight off unhappiness, climbs 17 spots in World Happiness Report

Pinoys are successfully fighting off unhappiness, registering a jump of 17 notches to 52nd spot in the world ranking of the World Happiness Report (WHR) 2020 released by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Networks (UN SDSN) in collaboration with Gallup World Poll.

Ricky Lee teaches online scriptwriting workshop for free to help film workers displaced by...

Multi-awarded writer Ricky Lee is offering his popular scriptwriting workshop online for free to help film workers under community quarantine in the Philippines.

Ligo Sardines reallocates entire advertising budget to help independent groups fighting COVID-19

As an act of solidarity, Ligo Sardines Philippines announced that they are reallocating their entire advertising budget this year to benefit non-government organizations, charities, and independent groups in the frontlines of the fight against the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

“There’s no virus strong enough to stop the singing spirit of the Philippines,” declares...

Poland-born Agon Hare of Project Nightfall and Nas Daily sent cheers and positive messages to Filipinos as Luzon went on lockdown with an island-wide quarantine that took effect last week.

Batangueña apartment owner says she won’t collect rent during quarantine in Luzon

One landlady in Batangas province is telling her tenants in a 12-unit apartment in Lian that she will not make them pay rent for the month of March during the enhanced community quarantine declared over Luzon island.

Pinoy Seoul Radio online teaches OFWs on social distancing to prevent spread of COVID-19

Social distancing, recommended as a key to stopping the spread of COVID-19, brought forth South Korea-based actor-filmmaker Nash Ang's new passion project, the Pinoy Seoul Radio.

SM Group pledges 100M for health workers’ PPEs, medical supplies to PGH, RITM

SM Group has announced it will provide Php 100 million for personal protective equipment (PPEs) and medical supplies to assist healthcare workers at the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) and Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM), two of the country's leading institutions in the frontline during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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UP College of Engineering develops UV cleaning chamber for PPEs

The University of the Philippines Diliman College of Engineering (UP Diliman COE) is developing a prototype for a cleaning chamber that uses ultraviolet light exposure to disinfect Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) used by health workers.