MB Daily News Update

Published April 29, 2021, 7:30 AM

by Manila Bulletin

President Duterte has spoken. There needs to be two more weeks of modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) in the National Capital Region (NCR)-Plus Bubble in an earnest attempt to bring down the numbers related to the surge in coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections.

And Duterte has reached out to the Filipino people for more understanding as the extension starts May 1 with a few changes proposed by Metro Manila mayors.

These are among the top stories included in the top stories we’ve lined up for you this Thursday morning, April 29, 2021.

Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar (right), and DPWH Undersecretary Emil Sadain (second from left) inspect  on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, the Estrella- Pantaleon bridge, also known as the Rockwell Bridge, that will connect Makati City  to Mandaluyong City, and be able to serve as many as 50,000 vehicles daily. (Ali Vicoy)
  1. The President’s Address
  • PH COVID-19 Update
  • West PH Sea Dispute
  • Vital link between Makati and Mandaluyong
  • Business Corner