With 10M fully vaccinated, NVOC aims to reach 15M in August

By Carlito Dar BAGUIO CITY – – More than 10 million eligible population in the country are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and the national vaccination program targets to reach 15 million by the end of August. National Vaccination Operations Center Chairperson and Department of Health Undersecretary Dr. Myrna Cabotaje, in an online meeting Wednesday,… Read More With 10M fully vaccinated, NVOC aims to reach 15M in August

No walk-in policy in Metro Manila vax sites during ECQ

By Jerome Carlo Paunan MANILA — Metro Manila mayors have agreed to impose a no walk-in policy at vaccination sites during the entire enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) period, a senior official of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said Friday. During the Laging Handa public briefing hosted by the Presidential Communications Operations… Read More No walk-in policy in Metro Manila vax sites during ECQ

More Makati fully vaxxed seniors receive GCs

By Jimmyley Guzman QUEZON CITY — More fully vaccinated senior citizens of Makati City have received their P1,000-worth of gift certificates from the city government. Makati City Mayor Abby Binay said that some 24,352 fully vaccinated senior citizens received the gift certificates to show gratitude and appreciation for their support for Bakuna Makati. Mayor Abby… Read More More Makati fully vaxxed seniors receive GCs

Filipinos fully vaxxed against COVID-19 – NTF

By Joedie Mae Boliver CALOOCAN — National Task Force (NTF) against COVID-19 Deputy Chief Implementer Vince Dizon said almost 10 million Filipinos are now fully vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine. “Kung maganda ang dating na supply ng bakuna. Nagtitiwala po tayo na kakayanin i-sustain ang jab rate na ito,” Dizon said during Laging Handa Public Briefing… Read More Filipinos fully vaxxed against COVID-19 – NTF

Duterte, officials welcome arrival of 3M Moderna vax

By Alaine Allanigue QUEZON CITY — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Cabinet officials join United States Embassy Chargé d’Affaires John Law in welcoming the U.S. Government’s delivery of over 3 million doses of Moderna vaccine to the Philippines on Tuesday, Aug. 3. The shipment, comprising  a total of 3,000,060 doses of Moderna vaccine, was provided directly… Read More Duterte, officials welcome arrival of 3M Moderna vax

Zamora thanks PRRD for recognizing San Juan’s vax program

By Jerome Carlo Paunan MANILA — Mayor Francis Zamora on Monday extended his sincerest gratitude to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for recognizing San Juan City’s vaccination program during his 6th and last State of the Nation Address (SONA). “I would like to extend my sincerest gratitude to President Rodrido Duterte for recognizing San Juan’s vaccination… Read More Zamora thanks PRRD for recognizing San Juan’s vax program

Alternative vax sites in NCR during flooding

By Jerome Carlo Paunan MANILA– Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said alternative COVID-19 vaccination sites are now being identified in coordination with Metro Manila mayors and the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA). Malaya said that 28 out of the 407 operational vaccination sites in NCR are affected… Read More Alternative vax sites in NCR during flooding

‘Bohol Day’ kicks off J&J COVID-19 vax rollout

By Rey Anthony Chiu CORTES, Bohol, July 23 – Bohol marked its 167th founding day with the rollout of 50,000 doses of Johnson and Johnsons (J&J) single-dose COVID-19 jabs on “Bohol Day” which was also called “Bohol Bakuna Day” on July 22.  The observation kicked off with a ceremonial turnover of the vaccines to the towns represented… Read More ‘Bohol Day’ kicks off J&J COVID-19 vax rollout