Duterte approves expansion of F2F classes in Alert Level 2 areas

Duterte approves expansion of F2F classes in Alert Level 2 areas

By The Department of Education's (DepEd) proposal to expand limited face-to-face (F2F) classes in areas under Alert Level 2 has been approved by President Rodrigo Duterte, the Palace announced on Tuesday.Acting Palace spokesman Karlo Nograles said the president had...

PH to pilot vaccine rollout in pharmacies, clinics

By Aiming to ramp up the administration of Covid-19 vaccines in the country, the government will soon make doses available in select Metro Manila pharmacies and clinics, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. said.Galvez said the pilot distribution would start on Jan....

Gov’t wants 500K booster shots deployed daily

Gov’t wants 500K booster shots deployed daily

By Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. on Monday said the government was eyeing to increase the number of Covid-19 vaccine booster shots administered daily to 500,000.Reporting to President Rodrigo Duterte, Galvez said 72.16 million Filipinos should be boosted by the end...

Lacson recovers from Covid-19

Lacson recovers from Covid-19

Senator and presidential aspirant Panfilo Lacson said he has fully recovered from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).

CHEd: F2F classes in Alert Level 3 areas to start Jan. 31

CHEd: F2F classes in Alert Level 3 areas to start Jan. 31

By The Commission of Higher Education (CHEd) on Tuesday announced that the second phase of the gradual resumption of limited face-to-face (F2F) classes in Alert Level 3 areas would start on Jan. 31, although participation remained not mandatory.CHEd chairman Prospero...

Gov’t targets to vaccinate 90M Pinoys before Duterte’s term ends

Gov’t targets to vaccinate 90M Pinoys before Duterte’s term ends

By The Philippine government is planning to reach 90 million fully vaccinated Filipinos by June, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. said on Monday.In his report during President Rodrigo Duterte's "Talk to the People" address, Galvez said that the government was eyeing to...

Unvaxxed Pinoys won’t be arrested, DILG assures public

Unvaxxed Pinoys won’t be arrested, DILG assures public

Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Monday said that individuals who have yet to receive Covid-19 vaccine shots would not be arrested in checkpoints nationwide, amid new restrictions on unvaccinated individuals ordered by President Rodrigo Duterte.

Covid-19 labs now swamped, daily limits to enforce – DOH

Covid-19 labs now swamped, daily limits to enforce – DOH

Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) laboratories are getting overwhelmed with specimens of people who undertook Covid-19 tests as the number of new cases continues to surge in the country, the Department of Health (DOH) said.