Despite calls for him to be the first to be inoculated to boost vaccine confidence among the public, President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday insisted to wait for his physician’s advice on which vaccine brand to get.
Front-line health care workers will not lose their coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccination priority slots even if they refuse to get inoculated with the Chinese-based Sinovac Biotech’s vaccines, Malacañang guaranteed on Saturday.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque on Thursday insisted that he was not privy to what former Special Envoy to China Ramon Tulfo claimed that thousands of government officials already received shots of Sinopharm’s coronavirus vaccine last year.
President Rodrigo Duterte was “perplexed” by the condition made by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in granting an emergency use authorization (EUA) to Chinese drugmaker Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine, his spokesman said Wednesday.
The government’s coronavirus task force has mandated pension-issuing agencies and their servicing banks and other financial institutions to adopt alternative modes of validation for senior citizen pensioners.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque on Tuesday accused Dr. Tony Leachon, former consultant of the National Task Force (NTF) against Covid-19, of “sourgraping” following his call for the abolition of the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases.
President Rodrigo Duterte is studying the recommendation of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) to place the entire country under Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ) starting March 1, his spokesman Harry Roque said.
President Rodrigo Duterte asked vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. and Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque to hold a public briefing on the government’s coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccination program “twice a week.”
We are a social news blog where politikos, their kin, friends and allies are the center of the universe. We write about their words and deeds, likes and dislikes, dreams and fears. We are here to entertain, provoke and hopefully inform you along the way.
The views and opinions expressed in this site are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy, position, views and opinions of MCD Multimedia Corporation. Any content provided by our authors or contributors are their opinion are not intended to malign any religion, ethnic group, club, organization, company, individual or anyone or anything.