4 regions are epicenters of COVID-19 cases — OCTA Research

MANILA, Dec 2 (Mabuhay) — An expert from the OCTA Research team on Tuesday identified four regions considered as epicenters of COVID-19 cases in the country. In a public briefing, Dr. Guido David said the epicenters are the National Capital Region, Davao Region, Calabarzon,...

AFP chief calls for end to youth radicalization

MANILA, Dec 2 (Mabuhay) — Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Gen. Gilbert Gapay called for a stop to the “radicalization of dissent” among the youth, saying progressive groups recruiting them have become a “spawning pool” for New...

Security of tenure bill gets final House nod

MANILA, Dec 2 (Mabuhay) — The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on third reading a measure strengthening the security of tenure of workers in the private sector. With 204 affirmative votes, seven negative votes, and three abstentions, the chamber passed on final...