Mon, 01 Mar 2021

Manila Metro

Section

Tagalog News: Assistive devices, ipinagkaloob sa 46 Batangueao PWDs

LUNGSOD NG BATANGAS, Marso 1 (PIA) --Nasa 46 na mga Batangueno persons with disabilities (PWD) ang nakatanggap ng assistive devices ...


Philippines begins rollout of China's Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine

© Provided by Xinhua A Philippine hospital official urged Filipinos to get the vaccine and said the decision to pick ...


Bohol logs 4 COVID-19 deaths in February

PANGLAO, Bohol, Feb. 27 (PIA) -- Four deaths due to COVID-19 were recorded in Bohol at the end of February.As ...


SurSur guv upbeat on province-wide recovery from TS Auring

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 28 (PIA) -- Following the visit of President Rodrigo Duterte and his Cabinet Secretaries to Tandag City ...


Dinagat cops net 30 individuals on anti-illegal fishing ops

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, Feb. 28 -- The simultaneous Anti-Criminality Law Enforcement Operations (SACLEO) on Anti-Illegal Fishing conducted by the ...


Medical expert sheds light on issues about COVID-19 vaccines

QUEZON CITY, Feb. 28 (PIA) -- Can vaccines possibly prevent transmission of COVID-19? This will require long-term surveillance after the ...


DSWD suspends 4Ps beneficiaries doing illegal activities

CEBU CITY, Feb. 26 (PIA) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will suspend Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program ...


Palace Spox lauds NegOr for effectively handling COVID-19

PAMPLONA, Negros Oriental, Feb. 27 (PIA) -- Palace Spokesperson Sec. Harry Roque lauded the Provincial Government of Negros Oriental for ...


DSWD-7 holds adoption-themed poster slogan making contest

CEBU CITY, Feb. 26 (PIA) -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Region 7 (DSWD-7) held an online ...


China-donated COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Philippines

© Provided by Xinhua MANILA, Feb. 28 (Xinhua) -- A batch of Sinovac vaccine CoronaVac donated by China arrived in ...


China's PLA provides COVID-19 vaccines to Philippine military

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Feb. 28 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) on Sunday delivered a batch ...


Asia Pacific

Section

Australia embroiled in further sexual abuse controversy

Rocked by another horrific scandal, the Coalition Government has again attempted to avoid confronting the issue of an alleged rape ...

NATO 2030 commits members to war with Russia and China

The February meeting of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Defense Ministers, the first since President Biden took power, revealed an ...

Concerned about security, Biden seeks to produce supply chain goods

WASHINGTON, DC: In order to reduce the United States' reliance on the imports of advanced batteries, pharmaceuticals, critical minerals and ...

New Jersey to allow public to carry six ounces of marijuana

TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill to legalize the recreational use of marijuana ...

Cloud9 topples 100 Thieves in showdown at LCS Spring Split

Cloud9 won a showdown at the top of the League Championship Series Spring Split to conclude Week 4, remaining alone ...

White Ferns update squad for T20Is against England

Wellington [New Zealand], March 1 (ANI): Northern Districts all-rounder Brooke Halliday has replaced Lea Tahuhu in the New Zealand women ...

Business

Section

Japanese stock market leads Asian bourses higher

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were sharply higher on Monday, while profit-taking trimmed recent gains in the U.S. ...

Shortage of chips slowing production at Tesla, other manufacturers

FREMONT, California: After a two-day shutdown due to parts shortages, Tesla's Fremont, California plant reopened on Wednesday, Chief Executive Officer ...

Costco starting wage to be $1 per hour more than Walmart

WASHINGTON, DC: Joining other major U.S. retailers who have announced a hike in minimum wage for employees, Costco has said ...

CDC cannot prevent landlords from evicting tenants, says court

TYLER, Texas: A federal judge on Thursday struck down as unconstitutional regulations preventing landlords from evicting residential tenants. The regulations ...

Restaurants, stadiums, party sites to reopen in Massachusetts

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Massachusetts restaurants will no longer be required to limit their seating capacities beginning March 1. Government sources say ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Manila Metro.

More Information
31
Partly Cloudy in Science Garden

International

Section
NATO 2030 commits members to war with Russia and China

The February meeting of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Defense Ministers, the first since President Biden took power, revealed an ...


Two deadly 737s crashes occurred before action taken

WASHINGTON, DC - Following two deadly crashes involving Boeing's 737 jets, a US government watchdog has asked the Federal Aviation ...


Experts concerned over pockets of covid among unvaccinated minorities

WASHINGTON, DC: While 11.3 percent of white Americans and 10.5 percent of Asian-Americans have received Covid vaccinations, only 4.6 percent ...


Republicans call to boycott China olympics over human rights abuses

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House press secretary has told reporters it is not certain whether the United States will ...


Covid-19 restrictions have virtually eliminated flu from United States

NEW YORK, New York - Experts are searching for an answer as to what caused the flu to virtually disappear ...


Humanity's insatiable greed for growth has consequences

A triad of intersecting world-wide pandemics simultaneously threatening humanity today are the end results of its own insatiable greedy human ...


Movie Review

Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

Manila Metro Wire

Section

Scroll down for more