Category Archives: Covid-19

Updates on Sinovac Vaccination Program

    On March 1, 2021, the Philippines began its long-delayed coronavirus vaccination program, one day after receiving the first batch of free vaccines from China. Health-care professionals, police officers, and military personnel were among the first to receive the Sinovac vaccine, leading President Rodrigo Duterte to express his gratitude.   The vaccine has been approved […]

The Philippines Received China-Based SINOVAC on Sunday

    The Philippines got its first batch of COVID-19 vaccine doses on Sunday, a day before its inoculation drive is scheduled to begin, in a shipment donated by China, but President Rodrigo Duterte will not be among the first to be vaccinated. Duterte, who will turn 77 this month, said at a press conference […]

Pasig City Ordered 400,000 Doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine

    Mayor Vico Sotto said the local government of Pasig City has ordered 400,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine on Sunday.   According to Sotto, many of the LGUs signed a tripartite agreement with the British Pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca and the national government for the advance purchase of the Novel Coronavirus-19 vaccine worth P100 […]

COVID-19 New Strain | NCR Remains Under GCQ Until January 31

      The new strain of COVID-19 was first detected in the United Kingdom later this month. the new variant has a series of mutations according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   An epidemiologist from the World Health Organization said, “We are hearing that it could spread up to 70% […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Status for the Philippines

    The inoculation of the COVID-19 vaccine in the Philippines may start around March or April 2021 according to the Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III. He said on Monday that the best-case scenario would be next year as per some analysis headed by Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr.    “We’ve done some […]

COVID-19 Updates in the Philippines

  The Philippines has now a total of 410,000 COVID-19 confirmed cases, 7,839 number of deaths, and 374,000 recoveries.   Newly appointed Vaccine czar and National Task Force Chief Implementer Carlito Galvez said that the COVID-19 vaccine will most likely arrive in the Philippines by the end of 2021 or in early 2022. He mentioned […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Update in the Philippines

    The COVID-19 vaccine will most likely arrive in the Philippines by the end of 2021 or in early 2022.   Newly appointed Vaccine czar and National Task Force Chief Implementer Carlito Galvez Jr said yesterday, November 9, in a press briefing with the Department of Health. According to him, it is the realistic […]

Status of the Covid-19 Cases in the Philippines

    As of today, the Philippines has approximately 362,000 COVID-19 confirmed cases; 312,000 number of recoveries; and 6,747 deaths.   The largest increase in new cases is from NCR. Half of them or 50% reported were from the National Capital Region, followed by CALABARZON (18%), Central Visayas (6.4%), and Central Luzon (5.5%). Out of […]

Ang Paborito Ni Boss: Share-A-Meal Program Helping A Lot of People

    Our “Food For a Cause: Buy 12 Share-A-Meal” project is continuously helping a lot of people amid pandemic. We already distributed several meals for our brothers and sisters who have less to fill in their tables. Helping them is the only thing we can do during this COVID-19 crisis that worsened the situation […]

Expected Economic Recovery of the Philippines from the COVID-19 Pandemic

    The Philippine economy reels from Novel Corona Virus lockdowns that shut down businesses and thrown millions of Filipinos out of work. Our Gross Domestic Product (GDP) shrank 16.5% in the second quarter of the year 2020. According to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), it happened when the country endured one of the world’s […]