944 nurses from private hospitals get cash aid

AROUND 944 nurses working for Cebu’s private hospitals were given their second tranche of cash assistance through the Project Balik Buhay (PBB)’s SalBabida Program. The cash assistance they gave was for nurses handling coronavirus disease (Covid-19) patients in various private hospitals across Cebu. The PBB SalBaBida Program was launched in July 2021 upon the initiative […]

260 Tuburan students get cash aid

AROUND 260 indigent public school students from Tuburan town, northwestern Cebu received cash assistance through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and a partylist. The cash assistance was formally given to the beneficiaries through a formal distribution led by Tuburan Vice Mayor Danilo Diamante, Representative Alfred Delos Santos of the Ang Probinsyano Partylist […]

Cash remittances up for 7th straight month in August

By Jenina P. Ibañez, Reporter   Money sent home by overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) increased for the seventh straight month as more host economies with high vaccination rates reopened.  Cash remittances rose 5.1% to $2.609 billion in August from $2.483 billion a year earlier, based on data released by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on Friday.  “The growth […]

Dexin China Announces 2021 Interim Revenue Up 68.5% to RMB13,071.0 Million

HONG KONG, Aug 26, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Dexin China Holdings Company Limited (“Dexin China” or the “Company”; stock code: 2019) has announced its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2021. Improved Revenue Scale and ProfitabilityIn the first half of 2021, the Group has insisted on optimizing and […]

P9.1-B cash aid in Metro Manila released  

ABOUT 81% or P9.1 billion out of the P11.2-billion financial assistance for Metro Manila residents affected by the recent two-week strict lockdown has already been released as of Aug. 24, the Presidential Palace said on Thursday.   This means more than nine million beneficiaries have received cash assistance, Palace Spokesman Herminio L. Roque, Jr. told a televised news briefing.    He added that the national […]

Duterte approves P3.9 billion in additional cash assistance for Bataan, Laguna, NCR

PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte approved an additional P3.873 billion for cash aid to poor families in the National Capital Region (NCR), Bataan and Laguna, which have been placed under the strictest lockdown settings, known as enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). Budget Assistant Secretary Rolando U. Toledo said Thursday that “we just received this morning the approval […]

PWDS to receive 5-month cash aid

THE Cebu City government is set to distribute cash assistance worth P5,000 to the city’s 12,000 registered persons with disabilities (PWDs) on Saturday, May 8, 2021. In his official Facebook page, Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella said the cash aid for the city’s PWDs is for the months of January to May this year. Labella […]