December 2021

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PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS By Kyle Aristophere T. Atienza, Reporter  The Philippines posted 2,961 coronavirus infections on Friday, weeks after health experts warned that the country might face a post-holiday surge.  This brought the total to 2.84 million, the Department of Health (DoH) said in a bulletin. Friday’s tally was almost double

A group of electricity consumers wants the government to investigate the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines’ allegedly repeated failure to provide enough power in areas affected by typhoons.  The private company in charge of operating the country’s state-owned power grid