June 4, 2020

Day: August 28, 2018

BARMM Releases Around Php2-B Funds for Battle vs. Covid-19

Media Release: COTABATO CITY — THE Bangsamoro Government, through its Ministry of Finance, and Budget and Management (MFBM), has already released some Php1.9-billion worth of funds since the start of the Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) pandemic. According to BARMM Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) Spokesperson Mohd Asnin Pendatun, the said funds were utilized for socio-economic relief for […]

Lana Magno Levine, Filipino, Sesame Street’s Longest Tenured Employee

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — Of the 110 million Filipinos, how many know that a Filipino is the “longest tenured employee” of Sesame Workshop (SW)? And that she is also to date the highest ranking Filipino at SW, the creator and producer […]

Amid Pandemic, Schools Find ‘Smart’ Ways to Continue Learning

Media Release: THE Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted everyone’s regular routines, including school classes from kinder to college. Some educational institutions, however, are not letting the virus stop their students’ learning. Indeed, along the way, they are learning valuable life lessons. One of these schools is St. Scholastica’s College (SSC) Manila, where teachers and students are […]