Pacquiao rues leaked of barangay letter branding him as a PUM

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 07:32:18 +0000

BY NICK GIONGCO       Sen. Manny Pacquiao made the assurance to everyone at Dasmariñas Village of his family’s utmost cooperation in the observance of strict quarantine procedures amid concerns over the rapid spread of COVID-19. In a letter dated March 28 and addressed to Punong Barangay Rosanna Hwang of Dasmariñas Village in Makati, […]

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Electric Vehicle Models That EV Owners In Europe Considered But Didn’t Buy

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 11:00:47 +0000

Perhaps the most fascinating new question in this year’s Electric Car Drivers: Demands, Desires & Dreams reports concerned the electric vehicles people considered but didn’t buy. We asked EV owners which other electric vehicle models they thought about buying before deciding on the one they purchased or leased. I was surprised to see how much people actually cross-shopped across classes while considering which electric vehicle to buy

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International tourism to plunge up to 30% due to virus, says UN


The number of international tourist arrivals will fall by 20 to 30% in 2020 due to the novel coronavirus, putting millions of jobs at risk, the World Tourism Organization said Friday. This revises sharply lower a forecast made earlier this month of a decline of just 1.0 to 3.0%. The drop in arrivals will lead to an estimated loss of $300 billion to $450 billion in international tourism receipts, almost one third of the $1.5 trillion generated in 2019, the Madrid-based United Nations body said in a statement. “Tourism is among the hardest hit of all economic sectors,” the body’s secretary general, Zurab Pololikashvili, said in the statement, adding “it is clear” that millions…

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Egypt expels Guardian reporter for challenging virus count


Egypt has expelled a correspondent for The Guardian over a report citing a study that challenged the official count of coronavirus cases in the Arab world’s most populous country, the British daily reported Thursday. The paper’s correspondent, Ruth Michaelson, left the country last week after Western diplomats informed her that Egyptian security services wanted her to leave “immediately,” the daily said. Michaelson had reported on unpublished research by Canadian infectious disease specialists estimating an outbreak size of over 19,000 cases in Egypt. The scientists had used data from early March when Egypt officially had only three confirmed cases, according to Michaelson’s re…

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Turete kay mister

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 10:00:05 +0000

    Hi Ms. Rica, Malapit na ako mainis sa asawa ko dahil sa quarantine na ‘to. Bigla kong naisip na hindi ko pala siya kaya makasama palagi. Pano ba ‘to? Suffocated   Hi Suffocated, Sobrang napapanahon ‘yang tanong mo. Sa totoo lang, madami kayong nagtatanong sa akin ng tips kung paano ba hindi mainis […]

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600 volunteer health workers join COVID fight

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 07:55:42 +0000

By ANALOU DE VERA The Department of Health yesterday said that more than 600 health workers have volunteered to join the government’s efforts against COVID-19. The DoH said that 690 health workers have signed up as volunteers. They are expected to help in manning the three COVID-19 referral centers in Metro Manila – Philippine General […]

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