PDEA warns: Prescription needed for Chinese medicine Lian Hua Qin Wen capsules THE PHILIPPINE Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) on Thursday warned people against buying the traditional Chinese medicine Lian Hua Qing Wen from the black market or unregistered online sellers, saying this is a regulated drug that requires a prescription. The Chinese medicine that comes […]Read More
Some jeepney drivers remain jobless as public transportation remains limited amid a general community quarantine in Metro Manila. — PHILIPPINE STAR/MICHAEL VARCAS THE COUNTRY’S unemployment and underemployment rates declined in July compared with those seen in April as lockdown restrictions were gradually eased. The July rates, however, were still higher when compared with those in […]Read More
Moody’s Investors Service sees the Philippine economy contracting by 7% this year, as the coronavirus pandemic drags on. — PHILIPPINE STAR/EDD GUMBAN MOODY’S INVESTORS Service slashed its gross domestic product (GDP) forecast for the Philippines to -7% this year, after a deep recession in the first half dented hopes for a quick economic rebound. “Our […]Read More
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