In a “Talk to the People” address, Duterte directed the Office of the Solicitor General to nudge the Commission on Audit (COA) to collect the amount from Gordon.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday asked senators why Hilmarc’s Construction Corp. (HCC) was tapped to build the Senate’s new building despite allegedly overpricing previous government projects.
The Philippines is now under moderate risk classification for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections after the country saw a small decrease in new infections.
The Department of Health (DOH) confirmed that all teachers and school personnel involved in the pilot run of face-to-face classes must receive the vaccines against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
Senator Richard Gordon fired back at President Rodrigo Duterte telling the chief executive to do his “worst” while accusing the president of being a “bully” and lawyering for Chinese businessmen and political appointees embroiled in the controversy.
Experts are considering the possibility of extending the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccination drive to children.
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno will run for the presidency in next year’s national elections with former senatorial candidate Willie Ong as his vice president, according to the Manila City Public Information Office.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) acknowledged the Department of Health (DOH)’s disapproval over the use of a coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) antigen test as a screening method during the filing of the certificate of candidacy (COC).
The Philippines on Monday night received 561,600 Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine doses, which were donations of the US government.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday said he would do his best to humble Sen. Richard “Dick” Gordon, accusing the latter of grandstanding.
In a Palace briefing, Education Secretary Leonor Briones said she wanted authorities to track those participating in online cheating.
Sen. Manny Pacquiao has a right to run for president in the 2022 national elections, but the legitimacy of his candidacy remains up in the air, the Palace said on Monday.
The Department of Health (DOH) announced that nearly 100 areas in the Philippines are considered under the highest alert level for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
The Department of Health (DOH) disapproved the proposal to mandate people who will participate in the filing of candidacy papers for the May 2022 elections to undergo a coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) antigen test.
Sputnik V deliveries to the Philippines have often faced delays. Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. said the delays were due to “production issues” of the vaccine manufacturer.
The Department of Health (DOH) said that the national government’s group of experts are still studying the best time to implement the vaccinations for children against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).