5 Isolation Facilities in Benguet, Ready Today, April 24, 2020, the Public Information Office – City of Baguio has announced that the local government is ready to accommodate individuals who are recommended to undergo the 14-day quarantine period. This is since these individuals are probable or suspected of having the Coronavirus Disease 2019 or COVID-19. […]

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A new positive case has been recorded in Benguet today, April 24, 2020. According to the latest stats released by DOH-CAR, the patient is a 79-year old male resident of Puguon, Longlong, Puguis, La Trinidad, Benguet, and his condition is currently stable. According to DOH CAR Regional Director Amelita Pangilinan, the patient has a pre-existing […]

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Inter-Agency Task Force Recommendation  The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) is recommending that the opening of classes be moved to September. This is because there are still areas within the country that have been placed under General Community Quarantine (GCQ) due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. “Maski po low to […]

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In a Facebook post today, Liga ng mga Barangay President Coun. Michael Lawana appealed to qualified families under the DSWD Social Amelioration Program and to those who are in DOUBT if they are qualified or not to visit their respective barangay halls in order to be assessed and evaluated. In yesterday’s Ugnayan with Mayor Benjamin […]

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As the deadline for the Enhanced Community Quarantine nears the end, a press briefing with PRRD and the Inter-Agency Task Force today specified high-risk areas that will continue to implement ECQ until May 15, 2020 (Related: Enhanced Community Quarantine Extended for Benguet and other Areas) while the following low to moderate risk areas will ease […]

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President Rodrigo Duterte, in an online press briefing today with the Inter-Agency Task Force, said that the reward to any Filipino who can develop a vaccine against Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) will be increased to Fifty Million Pesos (Php 50,000,000.00). Earlier this week, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said that President Rodrigo Duterte is offering a […]

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President Duterte, as recommended by the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID), orders the extension of the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) in Benguet and other high-risk areas until May 15, 2020 due to COVID-19. Enhanced Community Quarantine Extension In a press briefing by the Presidential Communications Office, Presidential Spokesperson Harry […]

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PH Joins WHO Solidarity Trial Against COVID-19 The Department of Health (DOH) announced today, April 23, 2020, in a press release the participation of our country in the World Health Organization (WHO) Solidarity Trial. Our country’s participation has been approved by the Single Joint Research Ethics Board (SJREB) last April 17, 2020. This is in […]

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Food Vehicles Limited to 3 Personnel   Three-person Limit In an update published by the DA Communications Group yesterday, April 22, 2020, on the Department of Agriculture (DA) official portal, it has been emphasized that food vehicles should only have three personnel which only includes the driver and two helpers. This has been reiterated by […]

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BCSAT Baked Around 900 Nutri-Buns for Frontliners Nutri-buns and Carrot Loaves The Baguio City School of Arts and Trades (BCSAT), under the supervision of Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), baked around Nine Hundred (900) Nutri-buns and One Hundred (100) carrot loaves for the frontliners just this Wednesday, April 22, 2020, according to the […]

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