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Calida on SC order, Duque demands Sanofi refund,Trump on Kim | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Solicitor General Jose Calida refuses to comply with the order of the Supreme Court to provide full documentation of the over 3,000 deaths that occurred during police operations in the war on drugs.  Health Secretary Francisco Duque III  officially demands a P1.4-billion refund from Sanofi Pasteur for Dengvaxia dengue vaccine vials ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerJan 12th, 2018

Calida s excessive allowance, 911 Emergency Hotline, U.S. - North Korea Summit | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler:  A Commission on Audit report says Solicitor General Jose Calida received P7.46 million in excess allowances in 2017 . Duterte issues Executive Order No 56 setting ‘911’ as the new national emergency hotline . Metro Manila police chief Director Camilo Cascolan is removed from his post . He was replaced by Chief Superintendent Guillermo Eleazar , who was plucked from his post as chief of police of the Calabarzon region in Southern Tagalog.  Singapore top officials are scrambling to save the historic meeting ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 1st, 2018

PDEA on drug list, Duterte signs contractualization EO, Mueller on Trump | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Chief Aaron Aquino says they will apologize if their newly released drug list turns out to have errors.  President Rodrigo Duterte on Labor Day signs an executive order banning illegal contracting and sub-contracting.  Australian nun Patricia Fox vows to return to the Philippines.  The Land Transportation Office in Western Visayas wants to immediately remove some 1,800 unregistered ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 1st, 2018

Albayalde on PNP, Bello on ‘endo,’ Trump on Kim | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: New Philippine National Police chief Oscar Albayalde vows to continue the 'low-key but stern' leadership he has been known for.  Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III  confirms there will no longer be an executive order against contractualization.  The Consultative Committee finalizes its wording of Article 1 of its draft charter, firming up the country's stance on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Peso weakens to 11-year low, Duque on Dengvaxia, Florida school shooting | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: The Philippine peso depreciates to P52.12 against the American dollar, its weakest performance in over 11 years.  Health Secretary Francisco Duque III  says he will invoke the Civil Code of the Philippines if french pharmaceutical firm Sanofi Pasteur insists on it’s refusal to refund the P3 billion paid for the controversial ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

Sanofi Pasteur rejects full refund, indemnity for Dengvaxia

MANILA, Philippines — French pharmaceutical company Sanofi Pasteur yesterday turned down the demands of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III to refund P3 bil.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2018

Sanofi refuses full refund, Dela Rosa slams CBCP, Eagles win Superbowl LII | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi Pasteur  says it 'refused' the Philippines' demand to get a full refund of the Dengvaxia vials it purchased.  Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa  slams the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines for criticizing cops who brought bibles and rosaries in their return to Oplan Tokhang.  Malacañang says it is helpless in the face of China's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2018

DOH demands full refund from Sanofi over Dengvaxia vaccine

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) is now demanding French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi Pasteur to fully refund the Philippine government the P3 billion it paid to purchase vials of the Dengvaxia dengue vaccine.  Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said on Monday, January 29 that he demanded Sanofi to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 29th, 2018

SEC revokes Rappler registration, Dengvaxia refund, Sereno impeachment hearing | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Securities and Exchange Commission revokes the registration of Rappler allegedly for violating the Constitution and the Anti-Dummy Law.  Sanofi Pasteur agrees to refund the P1.4 billion that the Philippine government is demanding for the unused Dengvaxia dengue vaccine vials in the country.  Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Martires urges the families of deceased ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 15th, 2018

DOH demands P1.4-B refund from Sanofi over ‘defective’ Dengvaxia

  The Department of Health (DOH) has demanded P1.4 billion in refunds from pharmaceutical firm Sanofi Pasteur for its "defective" anti-dengue Dengvaxia vaccine.   DOH Secretary Francisco Duque III on Friday said they sent a letter to Sanofi Pasteur Asia Pacific chief Thomas Triomphe asking for a refund of P1.4 billion for the remaining unused anti-dengue vaccines.   "The Dengvaxia vaccine which Sanofi Pasteur aggressively promoted and sold to the Philippine Government has undeniably failed to deliver its supposed clinical benefit and safety claims, hence, considered defective under Philippine civil laws," Duque said in a statement.   The DOH h...Keep on reading: DOH demands P1.4-B refund from Sanofi over ‘defective’ Dengvaxia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2018

DOH demands P1.4-B refund from Sanofi over unused Dengvaxia vials

MANILA, Philippines – Health Secretary Francisco Duque III has officially demanded a P1.4-billion refund from Sanofi Pasteur for Dengvaxia dengue vaccine vials that the Philippine government has not yet used. In a statement on Friday, January 12, the Department of Health (DOH) said Duque wrote two demand letters addressed ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2018

Malacanang on foreign trips, Grab fare increase, Trump slams book | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Menardo Guevarra says fired presidential appointees cannot say their foreign trips were approved by President Rodrigo Duterte.  Secretary Francisco Duque III says the Health Department will not file cases against officials who should be held accountable for the now-suspended dengue vaccination program.  Grab asks the Land Transportation ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 5th, 2018

Martial law extension, 2018 budget, Duterte extends Dela Rosa as PNP Chief | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Congress, voting 240-27 , extends martial law in Mindanao by a year or from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 upon the request of President Rodrigo Duterte.  Congress  ratifies the 2018 P3.767-trillion national budget.  Health Secretary Francisco Duque III  slams French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi Pasteur for 'mental dishonesty' over its dengue vaccine ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 14th, 2017

Duque on Sanofi, PNP on martial law extension, Alvarez on Sereno | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Health Secretary Francisco Duque III says he is investigating whether or not Sanofi Pasteur withheld crucial information regarding the risks of the Dengvaxia vaccine.  The Philippine National Police  recommends a one-year extension of martial law in Mindanao to President Rodrigo Duterte.  Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez insists that the impeachment case against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno is a constitutional process ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017

Robredo on CPP-NPA, Calida in SC oral arguments, Trump on Jerusalem | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Vice President Leni Robredo says she supports President Rodrigo Duterte's proclamation declaring the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army as a terrorist organization.  Solicitor General Jose Calida says the archipelagic nature of the Philippines makes it impossible for authorities to catch all smugglers of illegal drugs.  SAGIP Representative Rodante Marcoleta ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2017

Jeepney fare hike, Duterte expenses, weather update | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: LTFRB releases the order for a P9-minimum fare for jeepneys. The Office of the President spent P2.5 billion in confidential and intelligence funds in 2017. The Philippines deports Methodist missionary Tawanda Chandiwana of Zimbabwe. A former Thai military diver helping to rescue a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 7th, 2018

Bro. Eddie hits Duterte, Morales on Batacan, border families update | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Jesus Is Lord Church founder Brother Eddie Villanueva says President Rodrigo Duterte violated the Constitution by calling God stupid. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales slams defense lawyer Edna Batacan . A US judge issues an order that reunites immigrant families separated at the Mexico border. New York’s incumbent 14th district congressman Joe Crowley was ousted by 28-year-old far-left political novice Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez . A study shows Facebook and Google are pushing users to share private information by offering ‘invasive’ and limited default ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 27th, 2018

Same-sex marriage, Senate on Sereno ouster, Video games | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: In a historic first, the Supreme Court tackles same-sex marriage in oral arguments. Senate reacts on Sereno ouster. Solicitor General Jose Calida will hold on to his 60% share in a security firm owned by his family. The story of Philippine National Hero Jose Rizal is now ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Peace talks, Leni on pesos, Trump salutes NorKor General | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler:  The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) asked President Rodrigo Duterte to  postpone the formal resumption of peace talks  with communists by 3 months. The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Friday, June 15, confirmed that the primary suspect in the killing of  Catholic priest Richmond Nilo in Nueva Ecija  had been arrested. Vice President Leni Robredo said the government should explain what ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 15th, 2018

Roque and fishermen, Roilo Golez, Trump-Kim summit | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: To prove fruits of PH-China 'friendship,' Roque brings fishermen to press briefing . Ex-national security adviser, congressman Roilo Golez dies . Criminal probe vs Paolo Duterte over his SALN – Morales. Trump, Kim arrive for U.S.–North Korea summit. Agot Isidro isn't closing doors on 2019 Senate run?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

Guevarra on Calida, Puyat on Tulfo brothers, ABC cancels Roseanne | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra says he will now review his department's contracts awarded in 2017 to the family-owned security firm of Solicitor General Jose Calida.  Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat says the brothers of resigned tourism secretary Wanda Teo have not yet returned the controversial P60 million they received from the Tourism ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018