Palace directs FDA to stop illegal trading of repacked ivermectin

President Rodrigo Duterte has directed the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to take the lead against the illegal trading or dispensing of ivermectin, an anti-parasitic drug for animals but believed to be effective against the coronavirus disease, Malacanang said......»»

Category: sportsSource: abscbn abscbnApr 22nd, 2021

Clampdown ordered vs illegal sale of Ivermectin

Malacañang has ordered the Food and Drug Administration to take charge of identifying actions against illegal trading or distribution of Ivermectin, the anti-parasitic drug that some sectors believe can treat COVID-19 infections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2021

EDITORIAL - Another minor killed

As the nation can see, it will take more than the possibility of a full-blown investigation by the International Criminal Court to stop the killings that have characterized the Duterte administration’s campaign against illegal drugs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 20th, 2021

De Lima sues inmate-witness for illegal drug trading

Detained Sen. Leila De Lima filed criminal complaints against murder convict Joel Capones, the prosecution’s star witness against her in the conspiracy to commit illegal drug trading case she is facing......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

PNP to crack down on illegal cockfighting after arrests

“What's worse is that the barangay captain was part of it. It's embarrassing and disappointing that instead of putting a stop to it, he was the one who started it.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 26th, 2021

Palace: No one has the right to sell vaccination slots

MANILA, Philippines — Nobody has the right to sell COVID-19 vaccination slots, Malacañang said Monday as it warned jail time for individuals caught doing such illegal acts. “‘Yun namang nagbebenta ng slot e yan po ay ipinagbabawal rin natin. Pupuwede rin po tayong maprosecute para po doon sa paglilinlang na krimen,” presidential spokesperson Harry Roque […] The post Palace: No one has the right to sell vaccination slots appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 24th, 2021

FDA tasked with stopping illegal trade of ivermectin

“All operations to apprehend or seize goods must be done in coordination with the FDA,” Roque said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

CIDG vows crackdown vs illegal use of Ivermectin

BY AARON RECUENCO The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) vowed to run after those who would sell and distribute the anti-parasite drug Ivermectin in the country. CIDG director Maj. Gen. Albert Ignatius Ferro said the move is in response to the instruction of no less than President Duterte himself to conduct operations against the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsApr 11th, 2021

Let doctors prescribe Ivermectin, solon urges FDA

Anakalusugan partylist Rep. Mike Defensor appealed to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to allow doctors to produce and prescribe Ivermectin, an anti-parasitic drug, to Covid-19 patients.During an interview online that was uploaded Wednesday, Defensor said the FDA must stop from being too bureaucratic amid the coronavirus disease pandemic where the cure for illness remains […] The post Let doctors prescribe Ivermectin, solon urges FDA appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMar 31st, 2021

Bello: No vaccine, no work policy illegal

MANILA, Philippines — It would be illegal for employers to stop their workers from reporting to work because they refuse to get the COVID-19 vaccine, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said on Saturday. Bello said the Department of Labor and Employment had not received any complaint about a company or employer implementing a “no vaccine, […] The post Bello: No vaccine, no work policy illegal appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

Customs out to stop flow of illegal drugs

Airport authorities have heightened their vigilance in the campaign against trafficking in illegal drugs in a bid to discourage international drug syndicates from using the Philippines as a transshipment point for those......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

PNP, AMLC freeze Cebu drug lord’s assets

Authorities implemented a freeze order on assets of yet another drug suspect in Cebu, in a bid to put a stop to his illegal activities. National Police chief Gen. Debold Sinas and Anti-Money Laundering Council (AMLC) Executive Director Mel Georgie Racela led operatives of their agencies in implementing a freeze order of the Court of […] The post PNP, AMLC freeze Cebu drug lord’s assets appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2021

CA affirms drug conviction of Chinese national

The Court of Appeals has sustained the 2019 conviction of a foreigner by a regional trial court after finding him guilty of committing the crime of illegal drug trading......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2021

Stop illegal activities, Aguirre tells cops

Police officers better shape up as National Police Commission vice chairman Vitaliano Aguirre II vowed to institute policies to reform the Philippine National Police, which has been accused by critics of committing human rights abuses and other irregularities......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 30th, 2021

Internet providers to face sanctions for allowing child porn online: Palace

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to impose sanctions on internet service providers that will fail to stop the proliferation of child pornography, Malacañang announced Tuesday. Duterte issued the directive during the Cabinet meeting on Monday amid reports that cases of online porn involving minors doubled from 19,000 in 2019 to […] The post Internet providers to face sanctions for allowing child porn online: Palace appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 12th, 2021

Gordon warns vs. illegal vaccination of VIPs in government

Senator Richard Gordon, in an interview on Super Radyo Balita heard nationwide, has called on government authorities to stop early vaccination of some VIPs, saying the covert inoculation was wrong......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021

Japanese execs urged to stop unlawful layoffs at Dole Philippines, pineapple workers calls for reinstatement

Hundreds of unlawfully laid off pineapple and banana workers are calling for their reinstatement and thousands more are appealing to Japanese top executives to stop the illegal retrenchments of Dole Philippines Inc. employees in Polomolok, South Cotabato......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsJan 5th, 2021

Palace blasts Senate probe on illegal vax

Presidential spokesman Harry Roque on Monday accused some senators of interfering in the internal matters of the executive department after some of them called for a Senate inquiry into the unauthorized inoculation of members of President Duterte’s security detail against COVID-19, using an unregistered vaccine from China......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 4th, 2021

Palace questions calls in Senate to probe Sinopharm mess

Palace on Monday made a repeated attempt to bury the illegal vaccination of the smuggled Sinopharm on security details of President Rodrigo Duterte, questioning calls in the Senate for a probe over widely criticized incident......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 4th, 2021

325 drug suspects killed during quarantine

The declaration of a community quarantine to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 did not stop law enforcers from carrying out President Duterte’s war on illegal drugs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2021

Roque: Duterte s narco list has basis but not enough to stand in courts

Palace spokesman Harry Roque on Monday said President Rodrigo Duterte's list of politicians supposedly involved in illegal drug trade — which includes slain Los Baños mayor Cesar Perez — is not drawn "out of thin air," but also admitted that such is not enough to file charges......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 7th, 2020