Earlier today, July 10, 2020, the University of the Cordilleras (UC) has announced that it is offering three new degree programs for the SY 2020-2021. UC’s New Degree Programs Based on UC’s announcement, here are the three new courses that the university will be offering: BS Industrial Security Management with specialization in Cybersecurity BS Environmental […]

Read More

After receiving reports that some tour agencies are already accepting reservations despite quarantine restrictions in the city,  Mayor Benjamin Magalong reiterated that Baguio City is still closed to tourists and leisure activities while COVID-19 is present and while quarantine measures are still in effect. Warning to Tour Agencies Thus, Mayor Magalong, through the Public Information […]

Read More

After active cases went down to zero last July 7, 2020 in Tabuk City, Kalinga, a new COVID-19 case has been recorded today, July 10. New COVID-19 Case in Tabuk City, Kalinga According to the city’s Information Office, the new COVID-19 case recorded is a 30-year-old female police officer. In addition, it was confirmed that […]

Read More

Tuba, Benguet has recorded the third COVID-19 case in the municipality today, July 10, 2020. 3rd COVID-19 Case in Tuba In a Facebook post today, the Tuba Municipal Government confirmed that a 39-year-old male who is a member of the Barangay Health Emergency Response Team (BHERT) from Camp 3 Proper, Tuba, Benguet, tested positive for […]

Read More

After a female mall worker tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday, Baguio City records additional two new cases today, July 10, 2020. Baguio City Two New COVID-19 Cases Based on the update published by The Public Information Office – Baguio (PIO-Baguio), here are initial details about the new cases 58-year-old male from Bakakeng Norte 22-year-old female […]

Read More

Pursuant to Memorandum Order 105 series of 2020, signed by Baguio City Vice Mayor Faustino Olowan. Barangay Padre Burgos is placed on lockdown. The reason for the lockdown is to safeguard the safety and security of the residents and to ensure compliance with the guidelines of the MGCQ health and safety protocols. This is because […]

Read More

Palawan regained its spot as it has been named the Best Island in the World again in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards 2020. What is the World’s Best Awards 2020 Every year, the renowned publication conducts surveys which include the Top Islands in the World, where readers share their opinions and rate islands based […]

Read More

Following the confirmation of a new COVID-19 case in Baguio City today, July 9, 2020, Vice Mayor Faustino Olowan has ordered to place Barangay Upper Quezon Hill under lockdown. Upper Quezon Hill under Lockdown For the conduct contact tracing and to ensure the safety and security of those who may have been in contact with […]

Read More

Catharine Aquino-Fournier, an alumna of the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB), leads the development of a COVID-19 mass testing technology in Switzerland. Aquino-Fournier is the group leader of  HiDRA-seq at the Functional Genomic Center Zurich (FGCZ), a core facility of the University of Zurich and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. What is […]

Read More

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board – Cordillera Administrative Region (LTFRB-CAR) has released an advisory yesterday, July 8, 2020, concerning Public Utility Jeepney (PUJ) operators and associations in the municipalities of La Trinidad and Itogon. Advisory for La Trinidad & Itogon PUJ Operators and Associations According to the advisory, those who wish to be […]

Read More
blog-archives-baguio-city-guide