Philippines morning news for June 30, 2020
World Bank flags unmet goals in NCR wastewater projectTHE project period for a Metro Manila wastewater collection and treatment management system is due to expire Tuesday with its main backer, the World Bank, noting that the project has yet to meet targets for the number of people reached, among others.— BusinessWorld
Inflation benign, reserve ratio cuts still on the table — DioknoBANGKO SENTRAL ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin E. Diokno said monetary authorities continue to view the inflation environment as stable over the next three years, a key consideration in the decision to reduce rates last week.— BusinessWorld
Palace to POGOs: Pay taxes or leave the PhilippinesPhilippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) are free to leave the country if they do not pay taxes to the government, Malacañang said Monday.— GMA Network
Hundreds displaced in flashfloodsHundreds of residents fled from their homes as flashfloods hit a large portion of Digos City in Davao del Sur on Sunday night.— Philstar
Iloilo hospital on lockdownA hospital in Iloilo City has been placed on lockdown after six doctors tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19.— Philstar
61% of coronavirus cases in C. Visayas ‘active’: DOH-7At least 61 percent of the total number of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in Central Visayas are considered “active cases”, the Department of Health (DOH)-Region 7 said.— Philippine News Agency
‘No survivors found’ from PH fishing boat after collision, cargo ship age....