Philippines real-time news

Covid-19: Philippines to release extra P5-B to help Filipino expats (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 09/08/2020 13:43:26

A huge part of the fund will go to the financial assistance programme for OFWs.

Coronavirus live news: UK deaths rise by 55 to 46,566 as Indian health workers strike (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/08/2020 19:36:35

Ten of thousands demand better pay and protection as cases rise in the Philippines, Greece and ItalyTrump poised to intervene in relief plans after talks break down‘We’re still so tired’: European doc...

Coronavirus live news: UK deaths rise 55 to 46,566 as Indian health workers strike (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/08/2020 18:50:52

Ten of thousands demand better pay and protection as cases rise in the Philippines, Greece and ItalyTrump poised to intervene in relief plans after talks break down‘We’re still so tired’: European doc...

Coronavirus live news: UK recalls home tests over safety concerns as Indian health workers strike (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/08/2020 17:02:44

Ten of thousands demand better pay and protection as cases rise in the Philippines, Greece and ItalyTrump poised to intervene in relief plans after talks break down‘We’re still so tired’: European doc...

Coronavirus live news: UK recalls home tests over safety concerns as Greece cases rise steeply (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/08/2020 16:17:56

City of Preston urges young people ‘don’t kill granny’ as cases rise in the Philippines, Australia and ItalyTrump poised to intervene in relief plans after talks break down‘We’re still so tired’: Euro...

Coronavirus live news: UK recalls home tests over safety concerns as Brazil death toll nears 100,000 (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/08/2020 13:09:11

City of Preston urges young people ‘don’t kill granny’ as cases rise in the Philippines, Australia and ItalyTrump poised to intervene in relief plans after talks break down‘We’re still so tired’: Euro...

Coronavirus live news: England extends use of face coverings as Brazil death toll nears 100,000 (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/08/2020 11:48:44

City of Preston urges young people ‘don’t kill granny’ as cases rise in the Philippines, Australia and ItalyTrump poised to intervene in relief plans after talks break down‘We’re still so tired’: Euro...

Coronavirus live news: Spanish town to re-enter lockdown; France reports over 1,600 new cases for second day in a row (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/08/2020 20:57:51

Germany reports over 1,000 new infections for first time since May; town with 32,000 residents in northern Spain back in lockdown; Philippines reports over 3,500 new casesConcern over German cases as ...

Coronavirus live news: cases in Germany rise above 1,000; Spanish town to re-enter lockdown (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/08/2020 17:12:30

Germany reports over 1,000 new infections for first time since May; town with 32,000 residents in northern Spain back in lockdown; Philippines reports over 3,500 new casesAnthony Fauci says he has had...

Coronavirus live news: Germany tightens testing regime as daily cases rise above 1,000 (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/08/2020 13:16:08

Germany reports over 1,000 new infections for first time since May; Philippines reports over 3,500 new casesTrump claims Covid-19 will ‘go away’Facebook removes Trump post for spreading false informat...

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