Vergeire ready to become DOH secretary if appointed

Vergeire ready to become DOH secretary if appointed

Department of Health (DOH) officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire said that she is ready to become the next secretary of the department if she is appointed. Being DOH officer-in-charge for the past six months, Vergeire said that she has seen a lot of opportunities...
PH reports 89 new Covid-19 infections, lowest daily tally since 2020

PH logs 1,206 new Covid-19 infections from Jan. 23-29

The Philippines logged 1,206 Covid-19 infections from Jan. 23 to 29, which is lower than the 1,891 cases recorded the previous week.According to the Department of Health’s (DOH) weekly report, the total cases translated to a daily average of 172—which is 36 percent...
PNP to ICC: Respect PH justice system

PNP to ICC: Respect PH justice system

The Philippine National Police (PNP) asked the International Criminal Court (ICC) to respect the sovereignty of the Philippines and recognize its justice system, after the international court resumed the reopening of an inquiry into the country’s war on drugs....
PH GDP beats target, grows 7.6% in 2022

PH GDP beats target, grows 7.6% in 2022

The Philippine economy surpassed expectations and grew 5.6 percent in the year 2022, the Philippine Statistics Authority reported on Thursday.The gross domestic product (GDP) grew 7.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2022 for a full-year growth better than...