Tony F. Katigbak
Tony F. Katigbak
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ECQ alone won’t cut it
by Tony F. Katigbak - April 7, 2021 - 12:00am
We are entering another week of ECQ. An extension that should not have caught anyone by surprise.
Praying more than ever this Holy Week
by Tony F. Katigbak - March 31, 2021 - 12:00am
Our numbers are reaching an all-time high. Because we just went back to enhanced community quarantine we won’t be seeing a decline for at least another two weeks which means the numbers will continue to r...
Lockdown anew
by Tony F. Katigbak - March 24, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s like a bad version of déjà vu.
A step forward, two steps back
by Tony F. Katigbak - March 17, 2021 - 12:00am
Some day we will get some good news.
Don’t succumb to fatigue
by Tony F. Katigbak - March 10, 2021 - 12:00am
As we come to the one-year mark of the first lockdown in Manila this week, we have to remind ourselves to remain even more vigilant than ever.
And around and around we go
by Tony F. Katigbak - February 24, 2021 - 12:00am
We are quickly approaching the one-year mark from when the country first went into quarantine last March.
Fires in a submarine
by Tony F. Katigbak - February 17, 2021 - 12:00am
As unprepared as we appear to have been for 2021, the weeks are going by pretty quickly and we have yet to see real concrete improvements and solid plans for navigating economic recovery, vaccine rollout, and plans...
No such thing as too prepared
by Tony F. Katigbak - February 10, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s Love month in the Philippines and while other countries around the world have already begun rolling out their vaccination programs, we have yet to get started.
A long dark tunnel
by Tony F. Katigbak - February 3, 2021 - 12:00am
The major goal of many during the unprecedented pandemic and subsequent lockdown last year was to “just survive.”
The cost of fighting COVID-19
by Tony F. Katigbak - January 27, 2021 - 12:00am
We are coming up to the one-year mark for lockdown in the Philippines this March.
Decisions, decisions
by Tony F. Katigbak - January 20, 2021 - 12:00am
Without a doubt, the biggest issue on everyone’s mind this 2021 is the upcoming vaccination program.
A rocky start
by Tony F. Katigbak - January 13, 2021 - 12:00am
We were all looking forward to the end of 2020. For many, it was seen as somewhat of a victory to have made it to through a year that brought us all to our knees (in more ways than one).
Cautious optimism
by Tony F. Katigbak - December 30, 2020 - 12:00am
This holiday season has looked very different from the ones we are used to.
Christmas with the coronavirus
by Tony F. Katigbak - December 9, 2020 - 12:00am
December came quickly. That was something I noticed the other day because for a long time it felt like the days were going by so slowly.
A glimmer of hope
by Tony F. Katigbak - December 2, 2020 - 12:00am
The country has spent the last several weeks trying to get back on our feet after the recent onslaught of typhoons.
When it rains, it pours
by Tony F. Katigbak - November 18, 2020 - 12:00am
The year 2020 really appears to be the gift that just keeps on giving.
The world could change tomorrow… or not.
by Tony F. Katigbak - November 4, 2020 - 12:00am
By the time this column is published, we will all be in the thick of the US elections and waiting for the announcement of the next president of the United States.
‘Who am I to judge?’
by Tony F. Katigbak - October 28, 2020 - 12:00am
One of my most memorable and heart-warming thoughts about our beloved Pope is when he came to the Philippines on the heels of the terrible Supertyphoon Yolanda. In the aftermath of the storm that took so many lives,...
Blue Christmas
by Tony F. Katigbak - October 21, 2020 - 12:00am
If we needed a reminder that the holiday season is quickly approaching, all we would have to do is look around.
Where does the House go from here?
by Tony F. Katigbak - October 14, 2020 - 12:00am
The drama unfolding in the media about the Speaker of the House position didn’t just start in the past few weeks.
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