The Philippines government could use COVID-19 outbreak to crack down on dissent, critics warn

Manila — The Philippines became the Southeast Asian country with the highest number of coronavirus cases…

Philippines records most coronavirus cases in eastern Asia after new surge

MANILA The Philippines on Thursday recorded another jump in coronavirus cases to overtake neighbouring Indonesia…

Checkpoints in Manila as Philippines brings in new Covid-19 lockdown

Commuter trains, buses and other public vehicles stayed off the main roads of the Philippine capital…

Broke and helpless: Philippines COVID-19 lockdown maroons dozens at airport

Manila – Broke and jobless, Ruel Damaso is sleeping on cardboard and surviving on food handouts…

Millions back under lockdown in Philippines amid surge in virus cases

Issued on: 04/08/2020 – 07:36 Millions of people in the Philippines were ordered to stay home…

Coronavirus: Millions return to lockdown in Philippines

Image copyright European Photopress Agency Image caption Residents of Manila can only step out for essentials…

Manila returning to lockdown as Philippines virus cases surge

Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte has agreed to place the capital and outlying provinces back under lockdown…

Duterte reimposes lockdowns as Philippines virus cases surge

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is reimposing a moderate lockdown in Manila and outlying provinces after medical…

Philippines coronavirus cases top 100,000 in ‘losing battle’

Coronavirus infections in the Philippines have surged past 100,000 in a troubling milestone after medical groups…

Philippines virus cases top 100,000 in ‘losing battle’

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Coronavirus infections in the Philippines surged past 100,000 Sunday in a troubling…

Philippines virus cases top 100,000 in ‘losing battle’

MANILA, Philippines – Coronavirus infections in the Philippines surged past 100,000 Sunday in a troubling milestone…

Philippines to update COVID-19 strategy as healthcare workers seek ‘timeout’

MANILA The Philippines’ health department vowed on Sunday to update its game plan against COVID-19…

Covid-19 wrap: ‘Losing battle’ in Philippines, Hong Kong emergency hospital opens

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis worldwide: ‘Explosive spread’ in Okinawa Japan’s Okinawa…

Philippines losing virus war, doctors warn Rodrigo Duterte

Manila – Dozens of doctors’ groups on Saturday warned that the Philippines was losing the coronavirus…

Duterte turns to drug war tactics to tackle pandemic in Philippines

“You can’t trust the police,” said Jose, who withheld his full name to protect his safety.…

Handicapped by coronavirus pandemic, Duterte presses agenda | Philippines News

President Rodrigo Duterte is set to deliver on Monday his annual address to the Philippines, having…

Thousands Crammed Into Philippines Stadium After COVID-19 Evacuation Fails

Filipinos inside a baseball stadium in Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, Manila, Philippines. Manila: Thousands of Filipinos…

Donated bikes help ease pandemic difficulties in Philippines

MANILA – A year after he died at age 17, Benjamin Canlas is still making the…

Covid-19 wrap | Coronavirus vaccine possible, India, Philippines, Indonesia infections

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis. FOLLOW THE LIVE UPDATE | All the…

Spreading coronavirus a ‘serious crime’ in Philippines, Duterte says as cases spike – National

The Philippines said on Tuesday it would ramp up testing for the novel coronavirus amid…

B.C. family trapped in Philippines amid worsening COVID-19 cases

A Nanaimo man says government red tape is blocking his wife and two children from…

Philippines to Allow Some Foreigners to Enter Country from August Amid Easing Virus Restrictions

A resident using an improvised face shield made from a plastic water tank to protect him…

Philippines to Use Police in House-to-house Searches For Coronavirus Cases

FILE PHOTO: A “no mask, no entry” reminder for take-away customers and delivery riders is posted…

Philippines faces baby boom after lockdown hits family planning | Coronavirus pandemic News

Manila, Philippines – Before beginning her daily three-kilometre walk to the government health clinic where she…

Japan extends ¥50 billion loan to Philippines to fight COVID-19 outbreak

MANILA – Japan and the Philippines signed Wednesday a ¥50 billion ($465 million) loan agreement to…

Philippines news: THIS surprising country could see a baby boom during Covid-19 lockdown | World | News

An extra 214,000 babies in the Asian country could reportedly be born due to hundreds of…

Duterte presidency unravels as coronavirus ravages Philippines | Philippines News

It has been four years since Rodrigo Duterte took his oath as president of the Philippines,…

In Pictures: Philippines’ iconic jeepneys pushed off the road | Coronavirus pandemic

The Philippines’ iconic passenger jeepney was one of the first casualties of the coronavirus outbreak, with…

Coronavirus lockdown could lead to 214,000 extra babies in the Philippines | Philippines

The Philippines’ strictly enforced coronavirus lockdown has severely disrupted access to family planning services and could…

Philippines coronavirus cases surge, cross 35,000 | News

The number of coronavirus cases in the Philippines has surpassed 35,000, as data from the World…