Covid-19 recoveries up by 8.1K: DOH

Some 8,109 individuals have recovered from coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) which accounts for 93.6 percent of the total survivor count of 1,180,998, the Department of Health (DOH) reported Saturday.

In its daily bulletin, the DOH also logged 6,955 new infections which bring to 59,543 active …

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Ageles City opens 2nd vaccination site

The city government here on Friday opened another vaccination site as part of its continuing efforts to hasten the inoculation of its residents against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).

Mayor Carmelo Lazatin Jr. said with the designation of the Angeles City National High School (ACNHS) in …

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15K BARMM health workers immunized

The Ministry of Health in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) has announced that more than 15,000 health care workers have received their first dose of the anti-coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine.

Dr. Bashary Latiph, BARMM health minister, said Saturday as of June …

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PNP reports 203 new Covid-19 cases, 1 death

The Philippine National Police (PNP) Health Service on Saturday reported 203 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19 cases) and one fatality among its personnel.

PNP chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar identified the 68th fatality as a 55-year-old male and a Police Master Sgt. assigned in Cagayan de …

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53K Zambo City residents inoculated

The City Health Office has announced that 53,085 individuals have been inoculated since the vaccination program of the government rolled out over two months ago here.

Dr. Dulce Amor Miravite, city health officer, said in a virtual press conference Friday night that 41,962 of the …

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3 drug dens dismantled in Zambo City

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) backed by policemen dismantled three drug dens, arrested seven suspects, and seized some PHP319,600 worth of illegal drugs in simultaneous operations in a barangay here, a top PDEA official said Saturday.

Emerson Margate, PDEA …

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Bacolod gets 10K more vials of Sinovac jabs

The City of Bacolod received an additional 10,000 vials of Sinovac’s CoronaVac jabs from the national government on Saturday.

The fresh batch of vaccines arrived on board a Philippine Airlines flight from Manila at the Bacolod-Silay Airport in Silay City.

Mayor Evelio Leonardia thanked the …

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GnSan allows more businesses to resume ops

The city government has allowed more businesses to reopen as it noted improvements in its response and health capacity amid the continuing surge of locally transmitted coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases.

Mayor Ronnel Rivera said on Saturday they have lifted the restriction for dine-in services …

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PilSys sign up hubs set in distant areas

The Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) or PhilID aims to register all Filipinos and resident aliens to provide a valid proof of identity – the reason registration centers are established in remote areas nationwide.

An example of this is the registration centers found in the remote …

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