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AstraZeneca jab gets nod for all age groups

The AstraZeneca vaccine can again be used for those below 60 years old, the Department of Health announced yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 7th, 2021

Private sector eyes Moderna vaccines

Following the agreement to purchase COVID-19 vaccines developed by British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, private sector groups are also looking at the possibility of procuring vaccines from American drug maker Moderna, according to MVP group chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 28th, 2021

Independence Day: Groups protest Duterte s surrender of West Philippine Sea to China

Several groups on Independence Day, Saturday, trooped to the Chinese embassy to protest the regional power's continued incursions in the West Philippine Sea and what they described as President Rodrigo Duterte's failure to protect the country's sovereignty in the area. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News10 hr. 30 min. ago

Hold Independence Day protests online – Eleazar

Philippine National Police chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar yesterday urged cause-oriented groups to conduct their Independence Day rallies online, as COVID-19 remains a threat to public health and safety......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News19 hr. 39 min. ago

PNP chief urges groups to hold Independence Day rallies online instead

Police Gen. Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, national police chief, is urging groups planning to stage in-person protests on June 12, Independence Day, to hold them virtually instead to prevent the further spread of COVID-19. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Business groups back jab focus on NCR Plus

Some of the country’s largest business groups have expressed support for a strategy to get at least 40-50 percent of adults in the National Capital Region and its neighboring provinces vaccinated against COVID-19 and allow the country’s battered economy to fully reopen by Christmas......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Raids worldwide as police reveal vast hack of criminal encrypted phones

International law enforcement agencies on Tuesday revealed a vast three-year global operation to infiltrate encrypted phones with violent criminal groups, resulting in hundreds of arrests worldwide......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021

Factory output posts huge rebound in April

Manufacturing activity recovered from a slump, posting a big hike in April as a majority of industry groups recorded gains, the Philippine Statistics Authority said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021

Government will no longer get vaccine donations from private sector

The government would no longer be getting AstraZeneca vaccine donations from the private sector, presidential adviser for entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021

Lapu-Lapu running out of AstraZeneca vaccines

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu–The supply of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines here is expected to run out soon. Dr. Agnes Realiza, head of the Lapu-Lapu City Health Department (LCHD), said that currently, their supply of COVID-19 vaccines is only at 950 doses, all of which are AstraZeneca. Realiza, however, said that they still have supplies for […] The post Lapu-Lapu running out of AstraZeneca vaccines appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 7th, 2021

Philippines open to study use of Sinovac jab for kids, adolescents

Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said local experts will study the use of CoronaVac in younger groups once the Chinese drugmaker submits an amendment to its emergency use authorization......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 7th, 2021

LGUs should ensure vaccines reach intended recipients — Go

Sen. Bong Go has appealed to local government units and authorities in charge of the vaccine rollout to bring the supply directly to its intended recipients in the vaccination priority groups......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 7th, 2021

They demand money from the United Kingdom’s wealthiest people to tackle the climate crisis

This material 05 June 2021 – 08:36 . was published on 05 June 2021 – 08:36 LONDON, June 5 (EFE) — Several environmental groups have.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 6th, 2021

Gesmundo vows justice for all

The Supreme Court (SC) made known to the United States Agency for International Development and the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative (ABA ROLI) its resolve to provide legal services to vulnerable sectors. During a visit by the two groups, Chief Justice Alexander Gesmundo acknowledged the support of ABA ROLI in the implementation of […] The post Gesmundo vows justice for all appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 5th, 2021

Pagbabakuna sa masa para maprotektahan ang lahat

Ngayong buwan ng Hunyo, inaasahan natin angpagdating ng mas maraming doses ng bakuna at angpagsisimula ng pagbabakuna ng Priority Group A4 at A5 kasabay ng pagbabakuna ng Priority Groups A1, A2, at A3 bilang bahagi ng patuloy na paggamit ng estratehiyangsabayang pagbabakuna para mapigilan ang pagkalat ng COVID-19. The post Pagbabakuna sa masa para maprotektahan ang lahat first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsJun 4th, 2021

‘We deserve better’ | Groups have had enough of Duterte

Amid apparent attempts of the present administration to perpetuate itself beyond the next national elections, a broad coalition of progressives, religious, and cultural workers to name a few, say no to another Duterte. The post ‘We deserve better’ | Groups have had enough of Duterte appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2021

Businesses seek relief over water quality, effluent standards

Local and foreign business groups are urging Congress to include in the proposed Bayanihan 3 a moratorium on the lifting of the grace period to comply with water quality and general effluent standards as a form of support to companies given the ongoing pandemic......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2021

DOH notes marked increase in COVID-19 cases across Philippines

“Case increase nationally and across all island groups was more evident in the past week,” Dr. Alethea De Guzman, DOH Epidemiology Bureau Director Alethea De Guzman said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2021

Canada will apply a second dose of Pfizer or Moderna to those who received the first dose of AstraZeneca

Toronto. – For people who got Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine against Covid-19 For their first dose they will be served from Pfizer-Biwantech or that modern For the.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2021

Groups decry ‘shameless, stomach-churning’ politicking while poor still get no aid

With the proposed aid for displaced workers and poor families still far from getting the presidential nod, allies of the administration in the Lower House have been pushing to open up the country’s resources to the plunder of big, foreign powers and to perpetuate Duterte’s rule. The post Groups decry ‘shameless, stomach-churning’ politicking while poor still get no aid appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2021

‘Kill-kill-kill mindset’ caused police officer to kill grandmother, rights groups say

“How many more should die, before it is acknowledged that the system that drives State security forces to kill civilians needs to be changed?” By RAYMUND B. VILLANUEVA Kodao Productions Human rights groups expressed alarm at the spate of killings of civilians by police officers, with Karapatan calling for a system change within State security… The post ‘Kill-kill-kill mindset’ caused police officer to kill grandmother, rights groups say appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2021