Passengers who use fake Covid-19 test results face penalties — PAL

Passengers who use fake Covid-19 test results face penalties — PAL

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...

Roque hospitalized due to Covid-19

Roque hospitalized due to Covid-19

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

Senators ask PhilHealth to cover patients in tents

Senators ask PhilHealth to cover patients in tents

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,...

FDA: Sinopharm has no pending EUA application

FDA: Sinopharm has no pending EUA application

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.

Agriculture dep’t sets price caps for pork effective April 9

Agriculture dep’t sets price caps for pork effective April 9

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...