By Arman P. Toga & Eugene Y. Adiong
There is not a single case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Bacolod City, not even in any part of Negros Occidental, except panic buying of masks triggered by wrong information if not deliberate misinformation.
ARTHUR BAYLES BOOK LAUNCHING.
Photos show the soft launching of the book, Juan Pusong, Isang Kuwentong Bayan mula sa Negros, written and illustrated by Arthur Bayles. (left).
Held at the Little Theater of La Consolacion College (LCC), the folk tale children’s book was originally written in Hiligaynon and translated into Filipino by his author-wife, Miriam Montero- Bayles.
The event was graced by Dr. Virgilio Almario, national artist for literature.*
Health authorities in the city and province yesterday afternoon revealed that the Korean who who arrived in Bacolod last week of June was quarantined in the city after showing symptoms of MERS-CoV, tested negative for the virus.