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‘Jansafoodpanda’ To Provide 20% Off On 1,000 Restaurants

Foodpanda, the on-demand food delivery service, kicks off the new 2020 by having jansafoodpanda providing a 20% off discount on over 1,000 restaurants in all key cities where foodpanda caters to. All customers can enjoy massive discounts on a wide range of international cuisine restaurants, be it American (8Cuts, Mcdonalds, Nono’s) or Italian (Big Guys… Continue reading ‘Jansafoodpanda’ To Provide 20% Off On 1,000 Restaurants

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#TalaChallenge for a Cause

Undeniably, the #TalaChallenge is currently one of the most viral internet challenges in the country with thousands doing the challenge just for fun. However, a group of Sarah Geronimo fans recently organized ‘Tala para sa Taal’, a dance flash mob for a cause, that will benefit residents affected by the recently Taal eruption. With a… Continue reading #TalaChallenge for a Cause

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Taal Volcano Raised To Alert Level 4 – Eruption Imminent

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology raised Taal Volcano from Alert Level 3 (magmatic unrest) to Alert Level 4 (hazardous eruption imminent). Phivolcs released a Taal Volcano Bulletin, as of 7:30pm. “This serves as a notice for the raising of the alert status of Taal from Alert Level 3 (magmatic unrest) to Alert Level… Continue reading Taal Volcano Raised To Alert Level 4 – Eruption Imminent

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Taal Volcano On Alert Level 4; Evacuation Underway

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology has recently raised Taal Volcano on Alert Level 4. Evacuations are now underway for three towns in Batangas. Phivolcs recorded increased volcanic activity around 2pm today, resulting in an ash column of approximately one kilometer. Photo courtesy of Bike Scouts Community “Magma is intruding from below. If eventually,… Continue reading Taal Volcano On Alert Level 4; Evacuation Underway

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Public Warned Against Circulating Greetings on Messenger

Just recently, Cyber Security Philippines – CERT released an announcement regarding fraudulent Christmas and New Year greetings circulating online. According to the advisory, victims receive greeting notification via popular messengers. Once opened, it redirects them to a website and prompts them to input their data while a malicious file run. Then a ‘malicious script’ conducts… Continue reading Public Warned Against Circulating Greetings on Messenger

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Oil Price Expected to Increase This Week

Consumers can expect an increase in fuel products prior to 2020 as Unioil forecasted an increase this week. It can be recalled that this is the third consecutive week that diesel had a sustained increase. It went up by Php 1.15 per liter while kerosene went up by Php 1.10 per liter. “Expect fuel prices… Continue reading Oil Price Expected to Increase This Week

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Boracay Airport Continues to Operate After Typhoon

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) infrastructure unit SMC Infrastructure stated that its Boracay Airport in Caticlan, Godofredo P. Ramos, continues to operate despite widespread damage in the Visayas region caused by typhoon Ursula. It has also accommodated more flights, particularly as the Kalibo airport remains closed. “We would like to ask for your understanding and patience… Continue reading Boracay Airport Continues to Operate After Typhoon

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Ursula Ravages Visayas

Just recently, the Department of Science and Technology – Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration released an update regarding Typhoon Ursula (Phanfone). The update revealed that Ursula maintains its strength while traversing the northern tip of Aklan – Antique area. Here is further information from the update: The eye is said to be at… Continue reading Ursula Ravages Visayas

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Two Firework Related Injuries Already

Only a few days left before the new year and two firework-related injuries were already reported. One incident is a four-year-old girl from Cagayan Valley. The four-year-old sustained burn injury from a ‘kwitis’. Another incident involved a 23-year-old male from Metro Manila. It can be recalled that the Department of Interior and Local Government announced… Continue reading Two Firework Related Injuries Already

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Over 100 Hospitalized ‘Lambanog Poisoning’ in Laguna

Seven people were declared dead and around 100 were hospitalized after exhibiting signs of alcohol poisoning in Laguna and Quezon provinces Sunday afternoon. All had reportedly ingested ‘lambanog’, an alcoholic beverage made from coconuts. Aldwin Cejo of the Laguna Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said that reports of poisoning began around 4pm, as most… Continue reading Over 100 Hospitalized ‘Lambanog Poisoning’ in Laguna