The Child Development Center, a pre-school based in the University of the Philippines-Diliman in Quezon City, announced a 10-day suspension of classes as a preventive measure against the Influenza A(H1N1) virus, a school official said.
The University of the Philippines in Diliman is not suspending classes despite the confirmation of two new cases of Influenza A (H1N1).
(UPDATE) Three tertiary schools and an exclusive school for boys in Metro Manila suspended their classes after authorities confirmed that each had a confirmed case of the Influenza A(H1N1) virus.
To prevent the spread of the dreaded Influenza A (H1N1), the city government of Sta. Rosa City in Laguna on Monday suspended for a week classes in selected elementary and high schools after 11 persons tested positive for the virus.
The Bureau of Food and Drugs (BFAD) has started preparing moves to recall the registration of "hardheaded" firms that continue to advertise their herbal products as a cure against A(H1N1).
Oil companies announced that they would raise oil prices effective Tuesday.
The Public Attorney's Office (PAO) will file a motion for the exhumation of around 50 bodies recovered from the site of the ill-fated M/V Princess of the Stars, which were reportedly buried in a Cebu cemetery, PAO Chief Persida Acosta said.
The Department of Justice on Monday pushed criminal charges against an official of Sulpicio Lines and the ship captain in connection with the MV Princess of the Stars tragedy, a year after the maritime disaster.
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