US donates P170M to support PH vaccine roll-out

Chargé d’Affaires John Law announces that the United States will provide Philippines a P170 million assistance to support Department of Health (DOH) in its Covid-19 vaccine roll-out The United States  has provided  P170 million in financial assistance to support the...

Covid-19 cases on the rise in five regions

The Department of Health (DOH) observed a spike in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections in five regions with the Philippines still in the middle of a surge in infections.

Duterte, Putin discuss ties, Covid-19 vaccines

Duterte, Putin discuss ties, Covid-19 vaccines

Duterte expressed gratitude for Russia’s “commitment to bolster cooperation in various areas, including in combatting the Covid-19 pandemic,” a statement from his office read.

DFA summons Chinese envoy over Julian Felipe Reef issue

DFA summons Chinese envoy over Julian Felipe Reef issue

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has summoned Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian, expressing displeasure over the illegal presence of Chinese vessels near Julian Felipe reef.DFA Acting Undersecretary Elizabeth Buensuceso on Monday informed Huang...

Lawmaker proposes household lockdowns

Lawmaker proposes household lockdowns

Following the shift of “NCR-plus bubble” to modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ), the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) should focus on granulated household lockdowns, a lawmaker said.In a statement, Marikina Rep. Stella Quimbo explained that under a household...