Galvez: PH Gov’t Eyes Vaccinating Economic Essential Workers In Q2 Of 2021

vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr

The Philippine government was looking to vaccinate economic essential workers in Q2 of 2021, according to Galvez. Vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. on Monday night said that the Philippine government was looking to vaccinate economic essential workers in the 2nd quarter of 2021. During a televised briefing with President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday night, … Read more

Dominguez: PH Eyeing 178 Million COVID-19 Vaccine Doses For 92 Million Filipinos

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez

The Philippines was eyeing to have 178 million COVID-19 vaccine doses for 92 million Filipinos, according to Dominguez. On Monday night, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez announced that the Philippines intended to negotiate for 178 million COVID-19 vaccine doses that would be good for 92 million Filipinos. In a meeting with President Duterte and other government … Read more

Galvez: PH To Be More Cautious In Choosing COVID-19 Vaccine For The Elderly

Carlito Galvez Jr.

The Philippines would be more cautious in choosing the COVID-19 vaccine for the elderly, according to Galvez. Vaccine czar Sec. Carlito Galvez Jr. on Sunday said that the Philippines would be more cautious in choosing the COVID-19 vaccine to be administered to the elderly. This, after Bloomberg reported that 29 senior citizens from Norway died … Read more

Duque: Using Two Different COVID-19 Vaccine Brands To Complete Vaccine Doses “Not Recommended”

Duque

Using two different COVID-19 vaccine brands to complete vaccine doses was “not recommended”, according to Duque. Health Secretary Francisco Duque III on Friday said that using two different COVID-19 vaccine brands to complete the needed two vaccine doses was not recommended. In response to Senate President Vicente Sotto III’s query, Duque told the Senate Committee … Read more

Nograles: COVID-19 Vaccines May Not Be Available For Commercial Use In PH This Year

Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles

COVID-19 vaccines may not be available for commercial use in PH this year, according to Nograles. Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said that COVID-19 vaccines may not be available for commercial use in the Philippines this year. According to Nograles, Filipinos can’t yet buy the COVID-19 vaccine in the Philippine market since the emergency use authorization … Read more

Galvez Expresses Willingness To Receive First COVID-19 Vaccine To Arrive In PH

Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr.

Vaccine czar Sec. Carlito Galvez Jr. expressed his willingness to receive the first COVID-19 vaccine to arrive in the Philippines. Vaccine czar Sec. Carlito Galvez Jr. on Tuesday expressed willingness to receive the first COVID-19 vaccine to arrive in the Philippines, even if the said vaccine would be the one developed by China’s Sinovac. In … Read more

PSG Chief Admits They Acquired COVID-19 Vaccine For Free, But Refused To Disclose Their “Source”

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PSG chief admitted that they acquired the COVID-19 vaccine for free, but he refused to disclose their “source” The chief of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) on Tuesday admitted that his unit got the COVID-19 vaccine for free. However, he refused to disclose their “source”. In an exclusive report for GMA Network’s “24 Oras” by … Read more

Galvez: PH Looking To Secure 60M Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine In December

Carlito Galvez Jr.

The Philippines was looking to secure 60 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine in December, according to vaccine czar Galvez. Vaccine czar Sec. Carlito Galvez Jr. on Monday night said that the Philippine government was looking to secure 60 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine for the 2nd and 3rd quarter of 2021 if negotiations with vaccine … Read more