COVID-19 cases in Philippines surge to 226,440

MANILA (XINHUA) – The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Philippines surged to 226,440 after the Department of Health (DoH) reported 2,218 new daily cases yesterday. The DoH said that the number of recoveries rose to 158,610 after it reported 609 more patients have survived the disease.

More details on Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin