Philippine Ambassador to US receives first dose of Covid-19 vaccine

Philippine Ambassador to the United States Jose Romualdez has received his first dose of Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine in Washington, D.C., the ambassador said. “I received the first dose of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine as part of the continuous rollout of Washington, D.C.’s phase-based vaccination program days before the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect […]

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BRP Abraham Campo conducts interdiction, enforcement ops

Philippine Navy’s Naval Forces Central (NAVFORCEN) has conducted Maritime Interdiction Operations (MIO)/Law Enforcement Operations (LEO) at vicinity waters of southern part of Cebu-Bohol-Siquijor and Negros through Naval Task Force 50 operation control surface vessel BRP Abraham Campo (PC396). “In support to Central Command’s Territorial Defense Operation, Naval Forces Central continuously provides naval presence and coastal […]

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Army says donated helicopter a catalyst for Aviation Regiment’s capabilities

“The BO 105 rotorcraft helicopter is a catalyst for developing Philippine Army Aviation “Hiraya” Regiment’s Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief efforts; air ambulance capability; reconnaissance operation; and maritime patrols over its area of responsibility,” the Philippine Army said. The said aircraft was turned over to Philippine Army on January 7 as donation from MVP Group […]

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50% efficacy of Sinovac vaccine acceptable, but review of official data still needed – DOST-PCHRD

Department of Science and Technology (DOST) -Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (PCHRD) executive director Jaime Montoya explained during the December 24 #LagingHandaPH Public Briefing that amid the reported 50-percent efficacy of Sinovac’s COVID-19 vaccine, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) still needs to review official data that Sinovac will submit before conclusions can be […]

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