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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

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 ........»»

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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

Malacañang on PES official, PCOO on Facebook fact-checking, Comey on Trump | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang says the Philippines merely exercised its sovereign right when it barred a European political party official from entering the country.  The Presidential Communications Operations Office expresses its opposition to Facebook's tie-up with Rappler and Vera Files for fact-checking news.  Former and current members of the police's Special Action Force file charges before the Ombudsman against its former ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Zuckerberg on Facebook, Duterte and Xi on West Philipines Sea, Trump on Russia | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg concedes the regulation of social media companies is 'inevitable.'  Facebook announces its partnership with Rappler and Vera Files for a third-party fact-checking program in the Philippines.  Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping give the 'go signal' for their countries to craft a framework for joint exploration in the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 12th, 2018

Atio Castillo case, Carpio’s SALN, Catalan elections | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Today on Rappler: 10 Aegis Juris fratmen now in NBI custody . Carpio rebuffs Sereno: I submitted all 10 required SALNs . Catalan separatist candidate fails to win regional presidency . Facebook's Sandberg: We'll keep working to make users feel safe . Trump names hawk Bolton as national security advisor.  Executive Producer / Writer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

Osmeña on Aguirre, Duque on HIV, Duterte on Kuwait deployment ban | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Cebu City Mayor Tommy Osmeña says he will file a disbarment case against Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre.  Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre says he sees a 'defect' in the plunder charges against alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles.  Health Department Secretary Francisco Duque III refutes the report of a group of Filipino scientists that there ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 21st, 2018

Aguirre on DOJ probe, Alvarez on Go, Sereno on quo warranto petition | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre issues an order 'vacating the dismissal' of charges against alleged drug lords Kerwin Espinosa and Peter Lim.  Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says Special Assistant to the President Bong Go will be part of ruling party PDP-Laban's senatorial slate for the 2019 elections.  Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre  admits he met ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 20th, 2018

Duterte on bank records, Lorenzana on Mercado, Trump admits Russian meddling in U.S. polls | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte says he will 'give authority' to the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission or PACC to look into his bank records.  Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana blames sacked Navy Chief Ronald Mercado for controversy surrounding the government's P15.7-billion frigate acquisition project.  An information technology expert says the server logs presented by Senator ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Supreme Court on Sereno, Ban on Rappler coverage, Sotto on alleged poll fraud | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Supreme Court  en banc asks Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to comment on the petition filed by Solicitor General Jose Calida.  The ban on Rappler's coverage of presidential engagements has been expanded to events outside the Palace and even those organized by the private sector.  Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto calls for a probe into alleged ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Calida on Sereno, Carpio on Roque, 2018 Oscar winners | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Solicitor General Jose Calida files a petition for quo warranto asking the Supreme Court to declare the appointment of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno unlawful, thereby removing her from office.  Acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio disputes the claim of Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque that the Supreme Court affirmed joint exploration within ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 5th, 2018