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DILG: PNP Travel Authority and medical certificate no longer required for travel (March 1, 2021)

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) today confirmed that the travel authority from the PNP and the medical certificate from the LGU health office are no longer required for travel after the IATF-MEID approved the harmonized national travel protocols for land, air, and sea recommended by the department. DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson …

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High Value Drug Personality In Iligan City Nabbed

High Value Drug Personality In Iligan City Nabbed

Drug busters of PDEA RO10 Iligan-Lanao del Norte Provincial Office and Seaport Interdiction Unit together with Iligan City Police Station 5, 1005TH RMFB, Regional Special Operations Unit, Regional Intelligence Unit & City Drug Enforcement Unit conducted a buy-bust operation and dismantling of a drug den at Purok 5 Barangay Pala-o, Iligan City, Lanao del Norte …

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Tropical Storm “AURINGPH” Slightly Weakens Over the Philippine Sea

Tropical Storm “#AuringPH” Tropical Cyclone: WARNING Issued at 05:00 am, 20 February 2021 (Valid for broadcast until the next advisory to be issued at 11 AM today) Hazards affecting land areas: Heavy Rainfall: • Until this noon: Light to moderate with at times heavy rains over Eastern Visayas, Caraga, Davao Oriental, Davao de Oro, Davao …

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National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) Tower toppled due to sabotage

Tower #60 of NGCP’s Balo-i-Aurora 138kV line in Poona, Tangcal, Lanao del Norte was toppled due to the intentional pilferage of transmission line parts, causing a power interruption at 10:13AM of January 18. This was followed by manual load droppings affecting customers of ZAMSURECO I, ZAMSURECO II, ZANECO, MOELCI I, MOELCI II, and LANECO in …

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Drug Bust in Luinab, Iligan City

Drug Bust in Luinab, Iligan City

In the evening of January 14, 2021, Agents of PDEA ROX – Lanao del Norte Provincial Office together with PDEA ROX LANAO DEL NORTE Seaport Interdiction Unit (SIU), Iligan City Police Office City Drug Enforcement, Regional Intelligence Unit, Regional Special Operation Unit-10, 1005TH RMFB, NBI-ILDO, Iligan City Police Station 1 and 1005th RMFB successfully conducted …

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SARS-COV-2 UK Variant

PH Genomic Biosurveillance Detects SARS-COV-2 UK Variant

Following strengthened biosurveillance and border control efforts, the Department of Health (DOH) and the Philippine Genome Center (PGC) today officially confirm the detection of the B.1.1.7. SARS-CoV-2 variant (UK variant) in the country after samples from a Filipino who arrived from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on January 7 yielded positive genome sequencing results. The …

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DTI will continue to implement various programs

Business outlook more optimistic in 2021 as government implements recovery programs: Trade Chief

Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez expressed confidence in a more optimistic business outlook for 2021 in reaction to the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) report of the November 2020 Net Economic Optimism, released on 5 January. The report, conducted from 21 to 25 November, indicated that 42% of Filipinos expect the local economy in better shape …

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Construction Supervisor Nabbed During Drug Bust

Construction Supervisor Nabbed During Drug Bust in Iligan City

A supervisor of a private construction firm in Iligan City was arrested during a buy-bust operation conducted by joint operatives of PDEA Regional Office 10 Camiguin Provincial Office, Lanao del Norte Provincial Office, and Iligan City Police Office Station 4 on January 8, 2021at Purok San Miguel, Tubod, Iligan City. Thirty-four Thousand Pesos (PhP34, 000.00) …

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Philippine Holidays

Regular Holidays and Special Non-working Days for 2021

Malacañang on Monday released the list of regular and special non-working days for 2021. The list of holidays was approved by President Rodrigo Duterte through Proclamation 986 signed on July 30. Regular holidays New Year’s Day January 1 (Friday) Araw ng Kagitingan April 9 (Friday) Maundy Thursday April 1 Good Friday  April 2 Labor Day  …

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On the Recall of the President's Approval of the Pilot Run of Face-to-face Classes

On the Recall of the President’s Approval of the Pilot Run of Face-to-face Classes

December 26, 2020 – Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones confirms that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has recalled his earlier approval of the pilot implementation/dry run of face-to-face classes in low-risk areas, originally scheduled in January 2021. This is in light of the emerging concern over the reported new strain of the virus that causes COVID-19 or …

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