Liza Soberano’s business not spared by effects of coronavirus pandemic

MANILA, Aug 26 (Mabuhay) — Liza Soberano’s beauty and wellness business has not been spared by the coronavirus pandemic. According to the actress, her Hope Hand and Foot Wellness Center has been closed since March following the lockdown protocols imposed by the government...

DFA chief thumbs down proposed PCG attaché in Beijing

MANILA, Aug 26 (Mabuhay) — Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has rejected the reported proposal to place an attaché for the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) in Beijing, saying it would equate to Manila conceding its rights in the West Philippine Sea. Locsin said...

Senators wish Duterte good health amid talks of Barrett’s esophagus

MANILA, Aug 26 (Mabuhay) — Several senators on Wednesday wished President Rodrigo Duterte good health after he mentioned about his Barrett’s esophagus, which he said he was told is nearing stage one cancer, during a recent televised address. “We wish the President...

BuCor asked to compute Pemberton’s served jail time

MANILA, Aug 26 (Mabuhay) — The Olongapo City Regional Trial Court (RTC) has requested from the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) the computation of the jail time served by US Marine Lance Cpl. Joseph Scott Pemberton, an official of the Department of Justice (DOJ) said on...

PH logs 2,965 new Covid-19 cases; recoveries now 132,396

MANILA, Aug 26 (Mabuhay) — The Department of Health (DOH) on Tuesday reported 2,965 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections, raising the country’s overall tally to 197,164 with 61,730 active cases. According to the DOH, the additional cases were based on the...