Rising from the crisis
The Philippine Star|April 04, 2021
After another sorrowful observance of Holy Week, the message of Easter resonates louder: we can rise from this crisis, and there is hope that our lives will get better.

The economy took another hit as the National Capital Region and four adjacent provinces were reverted to the strictest enhanced community quarantine for Holy Week to contain a surge in COVID cases. From a daily record high of over 10,000 at the start of the week, infections have tapered off in the NCR and the provinces of Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna and Rizal, although the numbers remain too high.

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