Senator Francis Tolentino on Thursday cautioned the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas that selling a small portion of the Philippines’ gold reserves amid the COVID-19 pandemic may be in violation of the law. | @katrinahallare
The Department of Health said none of the US-based manufacturers of COVID-19 vaccine asked for the pardon of US Marine Joseph Scott Pemberton so that the Philippines may be given access to the potential shots that could spell the end of the pandemic.
The World Health Organization's solidarity trial for COVID-19 vaccines may start in the Philippines by the end of October, Health Secretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said.
The local stock barometer rallied sharply, albeit in thin trade, as investors welcomed signs that COVID-19 contagion may finally be slowing down in the Philippines.
The Philippines reports its highest daily increase of #COVID19 cases with 539 new coronavirus infections. This comes 3 days before the country is expected to further relax its quarantine measures. As of May 28, PH now has 15,588 cases, including 3,598 recoveries and 921 deaths.
JUST IN: #COVID19 cases in the Philippines exceed 10,000 as the Department of Health announces on Wednesday 320 new cases, raising the country's total cases to 10,004, as of May 6, 2020. 98 new recoveries; total at 1,506 21 new death; total at 658
BREAKING: COVID-19 cases in the Philippines has reach past 10,000 confirmed cases as DOH reports 320 new cases, 21 new deaths, and 98 new recoveries. This brings the totals to 10,004 confirmed cases, 658 deaths, and 1,506 recoveries as of 4pm today, May 6. | @lovechicph
LOOK: 1,529 live turtles were discovered duct-taped in abandoned luggage at the airport in Manila. Philippines Customs reports the passenger may have been warned of increased vigilance against wildlife trafficking ?: Bureau of Customs NAIA
Philippines! Welcome to the Goblin Kingdom ? May you all enjoy the painful yet beautiful journey of all the characters that captivated my ❤️
This is Sgt. 1st Class Reymund R. Transfiguracion, 36. He was killed yesterday in Afghanistan's Helmand province by an IED explosion. Bio just released by the Army says he was born in the Philippines in May 1982 and enlisted in the Hawaii National Guard in July 2001. 1/
To my friends in Sri Lanka and the Philippines: May God bless you all! Please pray for me.