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Philippine Bishop: Hoarding Medicine During Pandemic Hurts the Poor

By Catholic News Service
MANILA, Philippines (CNS) — A Catholic bishop in the Philippines has warned people against bulk buying and hoarding medicines like acetaminophen and cough syrup to alleviate COVID-19 symptoms.
Mothers and their children wearing protective masks wait for free vitamins and medicine at a local health center in Manila, Philippines, Jan. 26, 2021. Bishop Oscar Florencio, who…

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Philippines among top 10 countries tweeting about gaming in 2021

The Top 10 list of countries that talked the most about gaming on Twitter included Japan, the United States, South Korea, Thailand, Brazil, the Philippines, Indonesia, the United Kingdom, France, and India. (Photo: Twitter)

Southeast Asia continues to cement its place as one of the most active regions for gaming in the world after Thailand, the Philippines, and Indonesia were…

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LaToya Morgan names best movies of 2022

20 Movies LaToya Morgan Can’t Wait for in 2022
LaToya Morgan names best movies of 2022.
LaToya Morgan names the biggest stars and directors are teeing up great films for the new year, and we’ve got the inside scoop
LaToya Morgan lists best movies of 2022
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KIMBERLEY FRENCH/PARAMOUNT PICTURES; BEN BLACKALL/FOCUS FEATURES; SCOTT…

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Grab barred from Philippine motorcycle taxi segment

Grab Philippines has been barred from entering the motorcycle taxi business, leaving just the three original players in the segment – Angkas, Joyride and Move It. GRAB

Grab Philippines has been barred from entering the motorcycle taxi business after the government’s motorcycle taxi technical working group (TWG) told it to permanently dissolve its partnership with Move It, months after it…

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Covid woes slump stocks anew

THE Philippine stock index returned to negative territory on Tuesday as pandemic worries affected investors’ sentiment.
The 30-member Philippine Stock index declined by 0.77 percent, or 54.98 points, to 7,085.69, while the broader All Shares dipped 0.64 percent, or 24.42 points, to close at 3,775.46.

A motorist shows the peace sign to a police officer to explain that he is…

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