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DOST gives two COVID-19 specimen collection booths to Palawan

In a press statement sent to Palawan News on June 5, the DOST MIMAROPA said Ospital ng Palawan (ONP), the region's first and only licensed testing center, received its second unit of coronavirus disease collection booth on May 9. 

Sitel pushes for people development programs during COVID-1

However, for leading global customer experience provider Sitel, the sudden change in business operations and protocols did not mean a shift in priorities when it came to Learning and Development programs.

Alvarez assures Balabac ‘backdoor’ security vs COVID-19 entry

A post Tuesday by the Provincial Information Office (PIO) said Governor Alvarez met with Balabac mayor Shuaib Astami recently to discuss protocols on health that need to be enforced on returning Palaweños coming from Malaysia, and for fishermen returning from fishing operations.

No face-to-face classes if there is no vaccine – Pres. Duterte

In a late Monday night public address, President Duterte said it will be useless to discuss the opening of face-to-face classes in August if a vaccine has not yet been developed as it will only "spell disaster" for students.

Stranded Bacolod residents in Palawan arrive home

Stata-run Philippine News Agency (PNA) said they make up the fourth batch of non-Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who journeyed back home this month after being stranded in Palawan since March 15 when the Luzon-wide ECQ was imposed by President Rodrigo Duterte.

Libreng pananim, nakaabot na sa mahigit 800 residente ng PPC

Bilang pagsuporta sa adbokasiya ng Kagawaran, naglunsad ang Life Church, isang Christian Community sa lungsod, ng isang Barangay Backyard Garden Contest na kung saan nakahingi sila ng 200 pakete ng binhi mula sa PRES.

Palawan to receive from medical supplies from US military

The aid is from service members from the U.S. Army, Marines, and Air Force delivered over P10 million ($203,000) in personal protective equipment (PPE) and medical supplies to hospitals in 10 provinces across the Philippines, working in partnership with the Philippine Coast Guard, Army, Marines, and Air Force.

Naval vessel marks maiden docking at Pag-asa Island

The BRP Ivatan was thus the country's first naval vessel to berth on the island, where a beaching ramp is still under construction but already usable.

Global BPO mobilizes donations to help those affected by COVID-19

Through this partnership, Sitel associates were able to help put together care packages and assist in their distribution to recipient communities.

Coconut farmers in Southern Palawan receive livelihood assistance from agri business...

The farmers are part of the families being supported by the company in 14 barangays on its rosters as it engages in the transformation of the southern part of the province through its community-focused sustainable organic farming practices.

CSWDO brings relief goods to FRs, CAA, stranded civilians

The distribution of aid to the beneficiaries coincides with the recent launching of the "Kapwa Ko, Sagot Ko" project which aims to look for financially-able families or organizations to help support the poorest households or individuals.

Naval Forces West honors KIG security personnel

The event was done while ensuring strict observance of the safety protocol against COVID-19, such as physical distancing and wearing of the face mask, said the NFW in a statement.