The Department of Health (DOH) announced they found another close contact of the first Filipino who got infected by the UK variant of the coronavirus after traveling to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), according to Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire on Thursday.
The Philippines’ coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) tally rose to 507,717 after the Department of Health (DOH) reported Thursday 1,783 new infections.
The Indian firm has advised people with weak immune systems, allergies and other medical conditions to avoid its Covaxin Covid-19 vaccine.
Galvez assured the public the country would have enough facilities to accommodate any vaccine.
The Philippines’ coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) tally reached 505,939 after the Department of Health (DOH) on Wednesday reported 1,862 new infections.
Senate President Vicente Sotto III said Roque was making things up.
Ibarra Gutierrez, Robredo’s spokesman, made the pronouncement after Sen. Christopher “Bong” Go challenged the vice president to receive anti-Covid shots.
In August last year, Duterte expressed willingness to receive the first doses of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine in public to assure Filipinos of its safety.
In a televised briefing with President Rodrigo Duterte and other officials, Galvez said the government was able to bring down prices offered by manufacturers by half.
“Gusto ninyong Pfizer, kayong mga senador, in Norway, 25 persons died after receiving Pfizer vaccination. Gusto ninyo? Mag-order kami para sa inyo,” he said in a televised address.
Malacañang on Monday hailed US President-elect Joe Biden’s decision to grant legal status to some 11-million immigrants in the US once he assumes the presidency.
The government is working on guidelines for areas to be placed under “new normal,” the lowest among quarantine classifications, Malacañang said on Monday.
In a DZRH interview, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said Duterte-Carpio was the most qualified among prospective candidates.
In a IATF Resolution No. 94 made available to the public on Friday, the IATF said close contacts up to the third generation of patients bearing new coronavirus strains would be required to undergo a 14-day facility-based quarantine.
Department of Health (DOH) Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire disputed Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. ‘s theory that China-made coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines are effective to Filipinos after posting good results on Indonesians.
Using two different brands of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine just to complete the required two doses is not recommended according to Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III.