COVID-19 Updates

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Air purifiers Philippines
Kevin Joshua Ng

What Is The Best Air Purifier For You? Let's Compare Your Options

Amid the threat of COVID-19, people have been exploring every possible solution to seek protection against the virus.Wearing a face mask is still one of the bes...

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Face mask in car
eCompareMo

Should You Wear A Face Mask Inside Your Car? PNP Officials Clarify Guideline...

Should you wear a face mask even if you are the only person inside your car? The Philippine National Police (PNP) made a clarification on the issue that has bee...

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Face masks in the Philippines
Kevin Joshua Ng

Face Masks In The Philippines: Which Type Should You Use?

A recent survey by YouGov found that Filipinos rank No. 1 in the world when it comes to use of face mask. Ninety-two percent of Filipinos answered "always" when...

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Philippines COVID-19 response loans, grants, and technical assistance
Dino Mari Testa

Here's How Much The Philippines Has Loaned For COVID-19 Response

Just how much money has the Philippine government borrowed so far in its fight against COVID-19?Two weeks when the entire country was placed under enhanced comm...

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GCQ travel guidelines non-essential
Dino Mari Testa

All The GCQ Travel Guidelines For Non-Essential Personnel You Need To Know

More than one month after the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Emerging Infectious Diseases, some people are still confused about guidelines for non-essential ...

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Unemployment Insurance guide
Kevin Joshua Ng

What is Unemployment Insurance And How Can I Claim It?

With the COVID-19 pandemic affecting the economy, and consequently, job security, many Filipinos experienced job loss due to companies closing down or laying of...

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How to report your Meralco Bill this 2020
Dino Mari Testa

How To Dispute Your Meralco Bill: Here Are Tips From Customers Who've Succes...

Are you looking to file a complaint over your "overcharged" May and June Meralco bills? Here's something to enlighten you.Yesterday, the Manila Electric Company...

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COVID-19 test procedure
Kevin Joshua Ng

COVID-19 Test Kit Procedures In The Philippines: Types, Cost, And Accuracy

COVID-19 testing is essential to fight the pandemic.There are two kinds of COVID-19 tests being used as of July 2020: swab test/PCR test and antibody test/rapid...

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LTFRB UV Express routes
Dino Mari Testa

LTFRB UV Express, Jeepney, And Bus Routes During GCQ

The LTFRB has approved routes for PUVMPs, PUJs, and buses in Metro Manila.For UV Express unitts, the LTFRB says they will announce the changes in routes next we...

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Dino Mari Testa

GrabCar Operating Hours During The Quarantine

GrabCar has adjusted their operating hours during GCQ to follow IATF saftey guidelines.The ride-hailing service will be available depending on the respective cu...

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