Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III has rejected the suggestion to add the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict’s (NTF-ELCAC’s) P19-billion budget for 2021 to the country’s calamity fund.
Malacañang defended on Tuesday the appointment of Secretary Carlito Galvez, Jr., a former Armed Forces chief, as vaccine czar, saying his designation is “more of a logistics challenge than a medical challenge.”
Wearing face shields, apart from face masks, is now required for people who wish to go to commercial establishments like shopping malls, Malacañang said on Friday.
All schools should comply with the minimum health standards in case limited face-to-face classes will be allowed to resume, Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr., chief implementer of the National Task Force (NTF) on Covid-19, said Thursday.
The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) denounced the recent “unlawful” arrest of seven anti-mining leaders in Misamis Oriental.
The Philippines can now perform 12,000 tests a day for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), according to National Task Force Against Covid-19 deputy chief implementer Vince Dizon.
The Philippines Covid-19 testing capacity got a boost after it received on Saturday 700 units of Q-Sens 2019-nCoV Detection Kits from South Korea.
With three ex-generals at the helm of President Rodrigo Duterte’s response to the pandemic, it’s no surprise that the National Task Force COVID-19 is in full war mode against an unseen but deadly enemy which knows no borders.
The Philippines now has 15 testing facilities to screen people for novel coronavirus (Covid-19), according to the chief implementer of the national task force on Covid-19.
The conversion of the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex into a coronavirus (Covid-19) quarantine facility will be completed tomorrow (April 6), the National Task Force (NTF) Covid-19 chief implementer Carlito G. Galvez Jr. said.
The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) on Friday identified the government agencies that would lead the task groups of the National Task Force (NTF) on Covid-19.
President Duterte has created a national task force , to prevent the entry and spread of animal-borne diseases, including the African swine fever virus
President Rodrigo Duterte creates a national task force to prevent the entry and spread of animal-borne diseases.
President Rodrigo Duterte has directed members of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) to focus on communities most affected by insurgency.
President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict to work “doubly hard” to address the country’s years-long problem of insurgency.
A ranking official of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) on Wednesday said the dismal election results of party-list groups belonging to Makabayan bloc is a vindication and a wake-up call such that people no longer believe their advocacies.
MANILA — Communist rebels and their supporters are using “red-tagging” of their front organizations as a smokescreen to the House of Representatives from conducting a probe into the Salugpungan schools being operated by the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA), a military official said Wednesday.