The number of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in areas outside of Metro Manila is increasing, while infections in the National Capital Region (NCR) are plateauing.
There is also trouble brewing within the ruling Partido Demokratikong Pilipino – Laban ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) as a national assembly is underway in Cebu City.
These are among the top stories this Monday afternoon, May 31, 2021.
- PH COVID-19 Update: 6,684 new cases, 6,098 recoveries, 107 fatalities
Palace on pandemic response
- ‘Dante’ Watch
Also see our Tropical Cyclone ‘Dante’ tracker
- PH-US relations
- Submarines, sea vessels from South Korea
- Political maneuverings
- Sad tale at the NAIA
- Religious Corner
- Business Corner