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Polio outbreak tamed, says WHO but DOH still wary

Manila Standard Today 11 Jun 2021
Polio was declared eradicated on June 3 because it has not been detected in a child or in the environment in the past six months, the two agencies said ... “This victory of ours is not permanent. It still depends on local governments and the DOH to strengthen surveillance efforts,” he said in Filipino in an interview with radio dzBB ... .

Bisaya in South Korea - from Factory Worker to Radio Broadcaster!

The Manila Times 10 Jun 2021
Assisting Filipino community organizations that promoted their fund-raising film showing on her radio show ... The multicultural radio program aims to ease the loneliness of kababayans in South Korea, thereby, improving their quality of life, especially those who are working far away from the places where Filipinos would normally gather on a Sunday.

Robredo bats for ‘liberal’ vaccination policy

Manila Bulletin 06 Jun 2021
We are making sure that those who need will get vaccinated but now that there is more supply arriving, we have to more liberal in the vaccination,” she said in Filipino during her Sunday radio show ... To reach herd immunity, the country has to inoculate around 70 million Filipinos.

The burden of the 'Hagop Rule'

The Manila Times 06 Jun 2021
In a recent radio interview, the Lebanese FIBA head has given a semblance of hope for Filipino hoop fans ... The primary concern for fans are the players with clear Filipino lineage but did not get their passport prior to their 16th birthday.

Bishop Pabillo cites Veritas survey result on Holy Eucharist

Manila Bulletin 05 Jun 2021
“As we mark the Solemnity of Corpus Christi on Sunday, June 6, let us go to Church to receive Holy Communion,” Pabillo said over Radio Veritas ... A recent survey by Church-run Radio Veritas showed that the majority of Filipino Catholics believes that the “Holy Eucharist is the actual Body and Blood of Christ.”.

CHR tackles plight of OFWs; POEA cites ‘policy interventions’

Manila Bulletin 05 Jun 2021
Commission on Human Rights. The government’s “policy interventions” on the plight of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) were tackled by the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) in its weekly radio program “Tanggol Karapatan” on Saturday, June 5. CHR Commissioner Gwen Pimental Gana asked Administrator Bernard P ... POEA ... “They are not commodities ... .

No privileges for full vaccination – Año

The Manila Times 30 May 2021
Año admitted only a "small percentage" of Filipinos have been given the required two Covid shots ... "Right now, since only a few of our population received their vaccines, we cannot imitate just yet what other countries are doing by providing special privileges to those who completed their vaccinations," Año said in an interview on DZBB radio.

Manila suspends departure of Filipino workers to Israel over Gaza conflict

Arab News 20 May 2021
While there have been no reports of any of them being injured, Philippine Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said in a radio interview that 400 Filipino carers scheduled to leave for Israel in the coming days would not be allowed to leave “while the tension is still high.”.

PH archers to train with Taiwan squad

Manila Standard Today 16 May 2021
The Chinese Taipei Archery Association has informed their Philippine counterpart, World Archery Philippines that their group is willing to lend a helping hand to Filipino archers when they arrive in Taiwan this week ... Nasa peak na ang mga bata,” said Sombrio in a radio interview.

Access all areas? The past and future of community broadcasting

RNZ 14 May 2021
The Access Radio movement is 40 years old and today 12 stations broadcast locally and online ... Does access radio have a digital-age future? ... The lead producer of Widows of Shuhada - Lana Hart - won a New Zealand Radio Award in 2015 for a series on Filipinos living and working in Canterbury ... “It is relatively cheap to run a radio station.


Manila Standard Today 09 May 2021
"Thank God I’m Filipino!" When was the last time, you felt grateful enough to say thank you for being a Filipino? What does it mean to be thankful? Thankfulness comes from the heart. If we were to live in the spirit of gratefulness for being a Filipino, it is important that we discover our true national identity.

Mayor orders Caloocan resort closed due to breach in quarantine rules

The Philadelphia Inquirer 09 May 2021
... in Filipino and posted on his Facebook page. In an interview with AM radio DZBB, Malapitan said that the resort was closed around 4.30 p.m.

Ilocana in Japan —5x Mom, 19x Grandma, and countless times Nanay Anita

The Manila Times 07 May 2021
It was evident to her that Filipino youth seemed to suffer from an identity crisis ... She continues to this day serving and helping the Filipino community in Japan through her radio program “Mga Kwento ni Nanay.” Then she adds, “I couldn’t afford to pay the monthly rent of ¥100,000 (roughly equivalent to US$1,000) anymore for the center.