Category: Coronavirus Special

12 May Bicol Covid Update: Cases remain at 62 with 4 recoveries

As of May 12, 2020 , Tuesday, the Department of Health Center for Health Development in Bicol (DOH CHD-Bicol) reported no new cases of COVID-19 in Region 5. Total number of cases remain at 62 with four on the road to recovery. Current active cases is now at 18. The cases whose latest test turned … Continue reading 12 May Bicol Covid Update: Cases remain at 62 with 4 recoveries

10 May Bicol Covid Update: Cases in the region remains at 59

As of Sunday, May 10, the Department of Health Center for Health Development in Bicol (DOH CHD-Bicol) announced that the number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Region 5 remains at fifty-nine (59). The total number of active confirmed cases is nineteen (19). On Suspects & Probable Covid-19 cases, Bicol Region currently has twenty-seven … Continue reading 10 May Bicol Covid Update: Cases in the region remains at 59

9 May Bicol Covid Update: Total cases now at 59

The Department of Health Center for Health Development - Bicol (DOH CHD-Bicol) reports that of the eighty-six (86) test results released on Saturday, May 9, two (2) health workers were found positive bringing the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Bicol to fifty-nine (59). The 58th confirmed case is a 48-year old Filipino female from … Continue reading 9 May Bicol Covid Update: Total cases now at 59

28 April Bicol Covid Update: Positive cases now at 38

The Department of Health Center for Health Development (DOH CHD) – Bicol records three (3) new confirmed cases Tuesday, April 28 leading to a total of 38 cases. The newly affected individuals are all frontliners. Current confirmed cases are six (6). The 36th confirmed case of COVID-19 is a 28-year old Filipino female from Legazpi … Continue reading 28 April Bicol Covid Update: Positive cases now at 38

Addressing food security in Bicol during and post-Covid

Bicolanos are a resilient people. Being visited by more than 20 typhoons every year along with the periodic floods and landslides spiced up by the eruption of Mayon and Bulusan volcanos, the people of the Tierra de Ibalon and los Camarines have learned to adapt to their environment. Part of the Bicolanos' adaptive behavior is … Continue reading Addressing food security in Bicol during and post-Covid

10 Bicol LGUs complete SAP distribution

Ten local government units (LGUs) in the Bicol Region were able to completely distribute the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) of the national government according to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) regional office Monday, April 27. The SAP is the Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) response of the government that distributes between P5,000 to P8,000 … Continue reading 10 Bicol LGUs complete SAP distribution

Why Liquor Ban will not be lifted in Albay

Last April 24, President Rodrigo Duterte included Albay in the list of areas under extended enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). This means, the thirst of our wine lovers and liquor drinkers will not yet be quenched. You read it well: Not Yet. But why is Albay along with Catanduanes included in the list while Camrines Sur … Continue reading Why Liquor Ban will not be lifted in Albay