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Hong Kong bans flights from Philippines for 2 weeks
by Rudy Santos - April 20, 2021 - 12:00am
Hong Kong will suspend flights from the Philippines, as well as India and Pakistan, from April 20 for two weeks after the N501Y mutant COVID-19 strain was detected in the Asian financial hub for the first time, authorities...
PAL to resume flights to Calbayog
by Rudy Santos - April 18, 2021 - 12:00am
Philippine Airlines will resume flights between Manila and Calbayog in Samar on April 22.
Philippines gets 2nd batch of Sinovac vaccines
by Rudy Santos - April 12, 2021 - 12:00am
Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. and testing czar Vince Dizon yesterday welcomed the arrival of another 500,000 doses of Sinovac vaccines as part of the 25 million doses purchased by the government from China.
Rabiya off to Florida for Miss U pageant
by Rudy Santos - April 11, 2021 - 12:00am
Miss Philippines Universe Rabiya Mateo left Friday night for Florida in the US to compete in the Miss Universe pageant on May 16.
Tacloban Airport sustains damage from bad weather
by Rudy Santos - April 7, 2021 - 12:00am
The terminal building of the Tacloban Airport sustained damage from heavy rains and strong winds that occurred on Monday night, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines reported yesterday.
P3 million party drugs seized at NAIA
by Rudy Santos - April 7, 2021 - 12:00am
At least P3 million worth of party drugs that arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport recently were intercepted by the Bureau of Customs and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, an official said yester...
BI nabs Chinese woman over illegal visa
by Rudy Santos - April 5, 2021 - 12:00am
The Bureau of Immigration detained a Chinese woman as she was about to leave for Xiamen for allegedly illegally obtaining a working visa.
‘Private sector vaccine procurement must follow priority list’
by Rudy Santos - April 1, 2021 - 12:00am
The priority list for COVID-19 inoculation should be upheld even if the private sector is allowed to import vaccines, an adviser of the Department of Health said Tuesday night.
BI warns of new scam
by Rudy Santos - March 27, 2021 - 12:00am
The Bureau of Immigration yesterday reiterated its warning for the public to beware of scammers posing as BI employees on Facebook and other social media sites.
BI probes officers over trafficking women in Syria
by Rudy Santos - March 25, 2021 - 12:00am
The Bureau of Immigration said yesterday it has launched an investigation into allegations that some of its officers were involved in the trafficking of 44 women to work in Syria.
Proposed ban on vaccine procurement by certain firms scrapped
by Rudy Santos - March 23, 2021 - 12:00am
There will be no prohibition on the purchase of COVID-19 vaccines by private firms, including those involved in the sale or manufacture of products “in conflict with public health,” National Task Force...
Foreigners with fake quarantine bookings face deportation
by Rudy Santos - March 23, 2021 - 12:00am
The Bureau of Immigration yesterday warned foreigners found with fake quarantine bookings that they would be deported.
2 barred from leaving over fake documents
by Rudy Santos - March 22, 2021 - 12:00am
Two Filipinas intending to work in the United Arab Emirates have been prevented from boarding their flights at the Clark International Airport for having fake working documents.
Saudi Arabia abolishes kafala, enables OFWs job mobility
by Rudy Santos - March 15, 2021 - 12:00am
Saudi Arabia is abolishing the kafala sponsorship system, giving all foreign workers, especially overseas Filipino workers, the freedom to enter and exit the country without seeking an employer’s permissi...
More AstraZeneca vaccines arrive
by Rudy Santos - March 8, 2021 - 12:00am
Another 38,400 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 at past 7 p.m. yesterday on a commercial flight of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines from Amsterdam, bringing...
NAIA Customs on full alert for fake vaccines
by Rudy Santos - March 2, 2021 - 12:00am
The Bureau of Customs at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport is now on full alert for possible entry of fake COVID-19 vaccines, after the bureau immediately released the first shipment of 600,000 doses of Sinovac...
BI forms group to hunt down fixer
by Rudy Santos - February 26, 2021 - 12:00am
The Bureau of Immigration has formed a group that will hunt down a fixer who introduced himself as a BI officer and allegedly extorted P75,000 from a prospective overseas Filipino worker.
Sinovac jabs arriving Sunday
by Rudy Santos - February 26, 2021 - 12:00am
Some 600,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines developed by Sinovac of China will arrive on Sunday, the Chinese embassy announced yesterday.
PAL to increase Siargao flights
by Rudy Santos - February 21, 2021 - 12:00am
Philippine Airlines will increase its flights between Manila and Siargao from only one per week to three times per week starting Feb. 21 and to two times per week between Cebu and Siargao starting Feb. 23.
MIAA employees positive for COVID-19
by Rudy Santos - February 18, 2021 - 12:00am
The Manila International Airport Authority went on lockdown yesterday after several MIAA employees reportedly tested positive for COVID-19.
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