Sagada Suspends Eco-Tourism Activities Due To Covid-19

The municipality of Sagada in Mountain Province has suspended all eco-tourism activities that involve body contact due to the 2019 coronavirus disease (Covid-19), Mayor James Pooten told reporters on Friday. Executive Order 7-20 issued on Feb. 13 entitled “An exec order suspending all activities related to eco-tourism activities within the municipality of Sagada due to the threat of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) until further notice,” is a preventive measure against the possible spread of the virus. The EO further states that its issuance is in response to the growing concern over the outbreak of coronavirus, and with the declaration…

Spotlight

25th WORLDBEX All Set For March 2020

Now in its 25th year, The Philippine World Building and Construction Exposition or simply WORLDBEX is all set for March 18 to 22,…

MIAS 2020 Launches Newest Venue Extension At PICC

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Luzon News

Bulacan Bridge Inaugurated After Nearly 3 Years Of Construction

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‘Ibagtit’ Exhibit Opens With 90 Artworks By Baguio Artists

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Sports News

WAP: Filipino Wrestlers Have Talents To Make It To Olympics

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Alab Pilipinas Trounces Singapore Slingers In OT Thriller

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Local News

Urban Dev’t Dep’t Turns 1, Vows More Programs

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Improved Capacities, Innovations, Sustainability Bolster Holcim Support To PH Development

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World News

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The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that the Ebola outbreak…

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Tech

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League – Philippines Season Five Is Here!

The Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League - Philippines is back for its fifth season. The largest mobile e-sports league in Southeast Asia…

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League – Philippines Season Five Is Here!

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Lenovo Reaches Out To Cebuano Gamers With Exclusive Legion Store

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Motoring

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Grab, City Of Manila Team Up To Improve Traffic Violation Monitoring In The City Capital

Committed to reinforce traffic regulation and enforcement in key cities and municipalities in the Philippines, Grab Philippines has partnered with the city government of Manila…

Entertainment

The Men Of “Fantasy Island” Share Their Extreme Wishes

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Travel

eZee and ZEN Rooms Join Forces To Modernize Southeast Asian Travel

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All Systems Go For The 27th Travel Tour Expo 2020 At SMX

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OPAV: Revival Of Direct Flight To LA To Boost Cebu Tourism

The Presidential Assistant for the Visayas on Friday said the revival of the Philippine Airlines (PAL) direct flight from Cebu…

Drink & Dine

Everyday Favorites, All-Day Rewards At Pancake House

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The Talk

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Even though it finished its entire run, the US adaptation of The Office remains a comedic staple in the online…

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10 Must-Watch Horror Movies To Get Into The Halloween Hype

The Halloween spirit is just around the corner. How time flies by, right? Soon, it will be November and the…

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Real Or Fake: This LRT Station Signage Is Currently Garnering The Most HAHA Reacts This Week

This photo of an LRT signage conjoining two station names (Pedro Gil and Gil Puyat) is currently on its way…

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