MANILA – The House of Representatives is set to hold its public hearing on the government’s coronavirus disease (Covid-19) vaccination plan on January 18.
MANILA – Leaders of political parties and blocs at the House of Representatives have signed a manifesto of support for Speaker Lord Allan Velasco’s proposal to amend the restrictive economic provisions in the 1987 Constitution.
MANILA – Vaccines manufactured by pharmaceutical giants Pfizer and Sinovac are expected to arrive in the country by February 20, National Policy Against Covid-19 chief implementer and vaccine czar, Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. said on Wednesday night.
MANILA – Administration Senator Francis Tolentino has stressed that becoming a State Party to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) will help strengthen the Philippines’ territorial claim in the West Philippine Sea (WPS), as recognized and affirmed by the 2016 South China Sea Arbitral Ruling by the Permanent Court of Arbitration.
MANILA – House Minority Floor Leader Joseph Stephen Paduano has urged Malacañang to censure Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque for uttering insensitive and arrogant statements amid the ongoing health crisis brought by the global coronavirus pandemic.
Retirement clearly isn’t in the vocabulary of former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo at 73.
Two politikos are in a dilemma after losing an estimated P400 million to a bank executive (BE) with sticky fingers.
Malacañang on Thursday welcomed the goal of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) for the Philippines to achieve a “coinless society” in 2025.
Pfizer’s coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine will become available in the Philippines by February, according to Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque.
The government has no favoritism in choosing which coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine will be used in the government’s free coronavirus vaccination drive, Malacañang said.
The coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic is not an excuse to avoid making amendments in the Constitution, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said Wednesday.
The Philippines on Wednesday confirmed its first case of a British-identified coronavirus mutation that appears to be more infectious, as authorities scramble to secure vaccine supplies.
MANILA – Most local government units (LGUs) in the country preferred to acquire the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine manufactured by AstraZeneca, an official of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said on Wednesday.
Let’s forgive them, they know not what they do.
Hollywood star Rami Malek isn’t keen on donning Senator Manny Pacquiao’s boxing gloves after portraying Freddie Mercury, the lead vocalist of the British rock band Queen.
Ousted House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano has finally revealed why he named the group he formed with his allies BTS, synonymous to the popular K-pop boy band.
Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Menardo Guevarra assured on Wednesday (Jan. 13) more criminal complaints will be filed before the Office of the Ombudsman (OMB) concerning corrupt activities at the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth).
Three suspects did not appear at the start of the preliminary investigation conducted by the Makati City Prosecutor’s Office on Wednesday (Jan. 13) over the rape with homicide complaint filed against them concerning the death of flight attendant Christine Dacera.
Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez on Wednesday (Jan. 13) that he has assigned a judge to act on the charges filed against nine dismissed policemen involved in the killing of four soldiers in Jolo, Sulu last year.
Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief, Gen. Debold Sinas, said he wants more random drug tests to be conducted among cadets, personnel, and employees of the PNP Academy (PNPA) in Silang, Cavite in line with ongoing efforts to stamp out illegal drug users in the force.
Former House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano became one of the trending topics on Twitter Wednesday (January 13) for riding on the fame of the hit K-pop boy band, BTS.
The government will sign a deal with UK-based drug company AstraZeneca for 20 million doses of its coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine tomorrow, according to vaccine czar Carlito Galvez, Jr.
After telling ordinary Filipinos “huwag choosy” when it comes to vaccines, it appears the government now has a “chosen one.”
Senator Risa Hontiveros on Wednesday questioned the announcement of Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque that the Pfizer vaccine, which has a 90 percent efficacy rate, is not an option for inoculation programs in the province.