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Jun 14 8 tweets 2 min read
Scriptwriter Ricky Lee tells his story on making it as National Artist for Film and Broadcast!

He joins our senior anchor @RicoHizon now on #TheFinalWord | LIVE Ricky Lee on being named National Artist for film and broadcast arts: I am happy with the message that it sends that scriptwriters are last filmmakers... This is a way of reminding people na nandito kami. Kami yung pinagmulan ng pelikulang ginawa.
Jun 14 10 tweets 3 min read
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📺 Free TV ch. 9, Cignal ch. 10, Sky Cable ch. 14 Dr. Rolando Cruz, chief of the Quezon City Epidemiological Surveillance Unit, on rising COVID-19 cases in Quezon City: We are concerned (with the rising number of cases) that’s why we pushed our early warning system to a yellow status because we saw an increasing number of cases
Jun 14 4 tweets 2 min read
Preparations are in full swing for the oath-taking of President-elect Ferdinand Marcos Jr. that will happen in two weeks now.

Join our chief correspondent and anchor @piahontiveros on #PoliticsAsUsual.

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📺 Free TV 9, Cignal 10, Sky Cable 14 PCOO Undersecretary/Acting deputy presidential spokesperson Kris Ablan: The President instructed all department heads to form transition committees.
Jun 14 5 tweets 2 min read
Samahan ang aming chief correspondent at anchor na si @piahontiveros sa mas malalim na pagbusisi sa mga istoryang nakaaapekto sa buhay ng Pilipino.

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📺 Free TV ch. 9, Cignal ch. 10, Sky Cable ch. 14 Dr. Jose Rene de Grano, president of the Private Hospitals Association of the Philippines, says hospitals are also observing a 'slight' increase in COVID-19 case admissions: We're still monitoring the situation.
Jun 14 22 tweets 3 min read
THREAD: President Rodrigo Duterte leads inspection of the National Academy of Sports-Main Campus at the New Clark City Sports Complex in Capas, Tarlac | LIVE

Tweets by @gienelb_ National Academy of Sport (NAS) Exec. Dir. Josephine Joy Reyes: NAS is able to fully realize its promise to deliver world-class sports facilities which are at par to international standards
Jun 14 6 tweets 3 min read
Samahan si @ruthcabal15 sa #NewsroomNgayon — balita at serbisyo para sa Pilipino.

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📺 Free TV ch. 9, Cignal ch. 10, Sky Cable ch. 14 DOTr Usec. Steve Pastor clarifies the government's free rides program currently covers 588 road-based transport routes nationwide: Bukod pa ito sa libreng sakay sa MRT at ang ilulunsad ng Grab PH na libreng sakay sa NAIA.

Jun 14 5 tweets 2 min read
JUST IN: Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra says the SUV owner who ran over a security guard was placed under the immigration lookout bulletin at noon today. | @anjocalimario

Related: Guevarra adds they’ll also secure a Precautionary Hold Departure Order later, if necessary, depending on developments in the preliminary investigation. | @anjocalimario
Jun 14 10 tweets 2 min read
THREAD: Government officials hold 'Laging Handa' briefing on the pandemic, other national issues

Tweets by our digital producer @mrvinceangelo OCTA Research fellow Guido David: More concerning na nga siya... Ngayon, in the past week, 53% na yung tinaas from 10%. Yung 7-day average ng kaso ay tumaas from 86 to 131 cases per day.
Jun 14 8 tweets 6 min read
Senator-elect Robin Padilla, who topped the senatorial race with 26.6 million votes, is here in the Senate for a briefing with the chamber's legislative department.

He requested this special session while incoming senators' orientation is set on June 28 | @eimorpsantos @eimorpsantos Padilla says today's briefing is part of a 3-day program he took at the Development Academy of the Philippines, being briefed about the economy, foreign policy, other topics related to legislature: "Sila po ang nagsabi sa akin na kailangan ko ng exposure" | @eimorpsantos
Jun 14 23 tweets 4 min read
THREAD: The Cebu governor stands by her decision to make the wearing of face masks optional when outdoors.

The DILG is looking to issue a show-cause order if Cebu insists on the policy.

@iampinkywebb speaks to Cebu Gov. Gwen Garcia and Interior spokesperson Jonathan Malaya. DOJ says the President's executive order prevails over resolutions issued by LGUs.

Cebu Gov. Garcia: There's no debate that the EO prevails over a much lower official like myself... But we're stretching the meaning of an EO at this point. IATF resolutions are recommendatory.
Jun 13 10 tweets 2 min read
Seven new queens have been crowned with Negros Occidental's Gwendolyne Fourniol at the helm 👑

Catch the winners of the Miss World Philippines 2022 beauty pageant on #NewDay | LIVE Miss World Philippines Gwendolyne Fourniol on coronation: Even if it's six months away, I am so ready. Everyday I need to work hard with my schedule, with my trainers.
Jun 13 8 tweets 2 min read
A digital-first education focused on technology and business is set to begin next school year.

Mapúa Malayan Digital College Chief Learning Officer Derrick Latreille tells us how this prepares students in the field on #TheFinalWord with @RicoHizon | LIVE Latreille on offering online learning setup: We began doing the research before the pandemic on how to improve and how to reach new part of the market, but the pandemic helped open minds to it
Jun 13 7 tweets 2 min read
Samahan si @ruthcabal15 sa #NewsroomNgayon — balita at serbisyo para sa Pilipino.

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📺 Free TV ch. 9, Cignal ch. 10, Sky Cable ch. 14 DENR-Manila Bay Coordinating Office Executive Director Jacob Meimban Jr. on the reopening of the Manila Dolomite Beach: ‘Yung scenario na naisip namin ay positive naman na nagawa. Pati yung publiko na pumunta, mga disiplinado naman.
Jun 13 21 tweets 4 min read
THREAD: Government officials hold 'Laging Handa' briefing on the pandemic, other national issues

Tweets by our digital producer @gienelb_ PH Air Force Commanding General LtGen. Connor Anthony Canlas Sr. on their participation on Independence Day celebration: Tayo ay nakapagpalipad ng several platforms dun sa culmination ng ceremony kahapon
Jun 13 4 tweets 2 min read
Comelec acting chairman Socorro Inting retains Atty. Rex Laudiangco as acting spokesman of the poll body.

He was appointed by bypassed chairman Saidamen Pangarungan last May, taking the spot previously held by Dir. James Jimenez | @meltlopez Comelec looking to resume the voter registration period from July 4-30 ahead of the Barangay and SK elections scheduled on December 5, Laudiangco says. | @meltlopez
Jun 13 7 tweets 2 min read
THREAD: After Cebu, another province wants to lift the mandatory face mask policy.

@iampinkywebb speaks to Quirino Governor and League of Provinces Philippines Chairman Dakila "Dax" Cua on #TheSource | LIVE Quirino Gov. Cua says the province does not have active COVID-19 cases now
Jun 13 7 tweets 2 min read
THREAD: More areas in Sorsogon towns are now covered with ash following Mt. Bulusan’s eruption on Sunday.

@iampinkywebb speaks to @phivolcs_dost Director Renato Solidum on #TheSource | LIVE Bulusan Volcano remains under Alert Level 1 following the eruption that occurred yesterday at 3:37am.

The eruption lasted 18 minutes based on seismic record but the plume was not visible in camera monitors.…
Jun 12 7 tweets 3 min read
Golden boy Calum Scott is returning to Manila on October 20 ✨

We speak to @calumscott about his upcoming concert and the release of his second album 'Bridges' | Watch here @calumscott British multi-platinum singer-songwriter Calum Scott on his upcoming album and Manila concert: The last time I was back in the Philippines was in 2018. Then we were in the middle of the pandemic and we couldn't go back. I'm so excited to come back and perform.
Jun 12 5 tweets 2 min read
A town in Lanao del Norte wants to be known as the 'wild berries capital' of the Philippines.

Find out why from the mayor of Nunungan himself, Marcos Mamay, on #NewDay | LIVE Nunungan mayor on the town aiming to be the 'wild berries capital' of the Philippines: The taste of wild berry tastes the same just like a strawberry. It has more fiber and is best for detox.
Jun 12 5 tweets 2 min read
OCTA Research fellow @iamguidodavid: We want to highlight that the COVID-19 situation in Metro Manila is low risk, but it may move to moderate risk in 1-2 weeks @iamguidodavid OCTA on COVID-19 situation in NCR: 150 cases per day is still not that high but the trend is that it is increasing. The acceleration is starting to increase each week
Jun 12 12 tweets 6 min read
Magandang gabi! Ito ang #CNNPHNewsroomWeekend kasama si @Mai_Rodrigz.

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📺 Free TV ch. 9, Cignal ch. 10, Sky Cable ch. 14 Image @Mai_Rodrigz Ang makata na si Gemino Abad, kinilala bilang Pambansang Alagad ng Sining para sa Panitikan.

Makakapanayam natin siya sa #CNNPHNewsroomWeekend kasama si @Mai_Rodrigz | LIVE Image