Philippines’ coronavirus infections breach 11,000 mark

Philippines’ coronavirus infections breach 11,000 mark © Reuters. Philippines ramps up coronavirus testing MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines’ confirmed coronavirus infections have broken past the 11,000 mark, the health ministry said on Monday. In a bulletin, the health ministry reported 292 additional cases, bringing the...

Philippines biggest broadcaster ordered off the air

After a protracted battle with hardline President Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippines’ biggest network, ABS-CBN, has lost its license to broadcast on TV and radio. CBS News’ Ramy Inocencio has the story. Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: https://bit.ly/2uz8qYE Watch CBSN live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7 Follow...

Philippines orders leading TV network to shut down

Philippines orders leading TV network to shut down A Philippine government agency has ordered the country’s leading broadcast network, which the president has targeted for its critical news coverage, to halt operations By JIM GOMEZ Associated Press May 5, 2020, 12:43 PM 3 min read...

Philippines says total coronavirus cases nearing 9,000

Philippines says total coronavirus cases nearing 9,000 © Reuters. The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) lockdown in Manila MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines said on Saturday it has recorded 156 new cases of the novel coronavirus and 24 more deaths, bringing the total number of infections in...