Palace: Pfizer, Gamaleya COVID-19 Vaccines May Arrive In PH In Feb

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COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer and Gamaleya may arrive in the Philippines in February 2021, according to Malacañang Malacañang on Thursday said that COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer and Gamaleya Institute may arrive in the Philippines in February 2021. This, as authorities raced to book supplies of the vaccine to start inoculations as the coronavirus pandemic had … Read more

Bulk Of COVID-19 Vaccines For PH Will Come From Novavax, Says Galvez

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The bulk of the COVID-19 vaccines for the Philippines will come from Novavax, according to vaccine czar Sec. Carlito Galvez Jr. Vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. on Monday told the Senate Committee of the Whole that the bulk of the COVID-19 vaccines that would be made available in the Philippines would come from Novavax. … Read more

Ang-See: Government Execs Receive COVID-19 Vaccines Via “Official Channels”

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Government execs received COVID-19 vaccines via “official channels”, according to Teresita Ang-See. Teresita Ang-See, a Chinese-Filipino community civic leader, on Tuesday said that COVID-19 vaccines used by government officials went via “official channels” and weren’t fake. Interior Secretary Eduardo Año earlier said that a Cabinet official had already been vaccinated against COVID-19 aside from Presidential … Read more

NBI To Investigate Unauthorized Inoculations Using Unregistered Vaccines

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NBI would investigate unauthorized COVID-19 inoculations using unregistered vaccines Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Wednesday had ordered the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to investigate the unauthorized inoculations using unregistered vaccines. This, as Guevarra said that he had instructed NBI officer-in-charge Eric Distor to investigate on Monday, a few days after President Rodrigo Duterte revealed … Read more

Donated Vaccines Should Still Be Registered, Says FDA Chief

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Donated vaccines should still be registered, according to FDA chief The head of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday said that vaccines should still go through the normal registration process even if these vaccines were donated. This, as FDA Director General Eric Domingo made a statement amidst the controversy over an unregistered COVID-19 … Read more

Lorenzana: COVID-19 Vaccines Administered To PSG Members Were Smuggled

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COVID-19 vaccines administered to PSG members were smuggled, according to Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Wednesday said the COVID-19 vaccines administered to some members of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) were smuggled. The said vaccines, according to Lorenzana, were smuggled because no authorization was given by the country’s Food and Drug … Read more

BOC: COVID-19 Vaccines Used By Military Had No Papers

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COVID-19 vaccines used by the military had no papers, according to BOC. The Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Tuesday said that it didn’t receive any formal communication about the importation of COVID-19 vaccines administered to the Presidential Security Group (PSG) members. In addition, the Bureau of Customs said that civil and administrative cases could be … Read more

PH Government Exploring Multiple Sources Of COVID-19 Vaccines, Says Senator Go

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The Philippine government was exploring multiple sources of COVID-19 vaccines, according to Senator Go Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Monday said that the Philippine government was exploring multiple sources of COVID-19 vaccines in order to ensure access of Filipinos to safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines to overcome the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Senator Go, the … Read more

Gov’t Identifying Measures On How LGUs Can Help Procure COVID-19 Vaccines, Says Galvez

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The government was already identifying measures on how LGUs could help in procuring COVID-19 vaccines, according to vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. The national government was already identifying measures on how local government units (LGUs) could help in procuring COVID-19 vaccines, vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. on Wednesday said. The national government was … Read more