“Nasa ordinaryong room po ako. Apat na araw po, it took four days before I could actually enter,” he said in a virtual presser.
Asked about Duterte’s deliberate absence, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said the public was better off not meddling with the president’s views.
Duterte, 76, said the government should prioritize those who would go on to live longer lives.
Senators urged the Department of Agriculture (DA) to focus on the eradication of African Swine Fever (ASF) and disclose the list of meat importers. Sen. Joel Villanueva said that though the food crisis is a global issue, it is a local problem that requires local...
Passengers caught using fake Covid-19 test results at the airport face penalties of up to P50,000 or imprisonment for one to six months, the Philippine Airlines said.The flag carrier advised the public to secure authentic Covid-19 test results from legitimate medical...
The Department of Health (DOH) said the record-high 401 coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) fatalities reported on Friday included all fatalities from previous months.
The Supreme Court (SC) announced that it will extend the physical closure of all the courts in the National Capital Region (NCR) and its four neighboring provinces until April 18.
Roque, who has a heart condition and diabetes, had tested positive for Covid-19 last March 15. He however refused to publicly show his test results, saying it was not important to show them
Former House Speaker and Davao del Norte Representative Pantaleon Alvarez tested positive for Covid-19.
Senators on Thursday prodded the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) to cover patients staying in hospital tents, after getting reports saying that some hospitals required patients to pay P1,000 per hour.Senators Grace Poe, Nancy Binay, Juan Miguel Zubiri,...
In a statement, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said 1,500,000 doses would come from Sinovac and 500,000 from Gamaleya.
Last week, PhilHealth chief Dante Gierran on admitted that the state insurer had been slow in paying hospitals’ claims due to reduced workforce.
The makers of the Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine, which was smuggled and used to inoculate members of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) last year, have yet to submit the required documents for the emergency use authorization (EUA) of the Chinese vaccine.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that the China-made vaccine Sinovac has at least 51% efficacy rate on the elderly, noting that it should not be injected on senior citizens with acute illness and uncontrolled hypertension.
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced that 483 Filipinos working abroad have contracted the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), pushing the tally to 17,064.
The Department of Agriculture (DA) released on Thursday, April 8 the implementing guidelines of the suggested retail prices (SRP) for pork.This was after the DA, together with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), set the SRP of pork kasim (shoulder) at P270 per...