The “best case scenario” for the vaccine timeline would be to have vaccines registered and ready for public distribution by the second quarter of 2021, Galvez said.
Salazar-Fernando had been acting presiding justice of the CA since then-presiding justice Romeo Barza’s retirement last year.
Bayan Muna Party List Representative Carlos Zarate and his partymate former Congressman Teodoro Casino insist that they do not consider the Communist Party of the Philippines, New People’s Army and National Democratic Front (CPP/NPA/NDF) as “enemies” even though they do not agree with the way “they are pushing for their agenda.”
Education Secretary Leonor Briones said the DepEd was no stranger to addressing issues regarding disaster-compromised academic calendars.
Roque was documented singing the Eraserheads hit “Pare Ko” in Baguio on Friday night.
Duterte said the task force would simplify the provision of relief assistance to typhoon victims.
Aside from Covid-19, Duque said local government officials should also monitor other diseases such as leptospirosis, acute gastroenteritis, diarrhea and acute dermatitis.
Briones said President Rodrigo Duterte’s mandate to prohibit face-to-face classes amid the Covid-19 pandemic helped lessen risks among students and teachers.
A statement from Malacañan Palace said that the president would exchange views with his counterparts on matters related to Covid-19 response and recovery efforts, future direction of Asean community building and regional and international developments.
Senate President Vicente Sotto III defended the P8.9 billion budget of the new Senate building from the criticisms of House Committee on Ways and Means chair Joey Salceda.
Duterte also threatened those who would harass whistleblowers, saying he would deal with them personally.
Currently, PhilHealth covers only up to 90 dialysis sessions per year.
“Unang-una, mauuna po iyong mga mahihirap at indigents. Ito po iyong nasa listahan natin ng 4Ps,” Palace spokesman Harry Roque said in a virtual briefing.
In a tweet, Lacson said he had sent a memorandum to President Rodrigo Duterte about the charges on Mauro.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advised the public to take extra caution against the rise of fake over-the-counter medicines that could give unfavorable symptoms if taken.
Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said Health Secretary Francisco Duque III had given the order to comply with Duterte’s order by early next week.