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Storm Leaves 11 Dead in Landslides, Floods in Philippines

BAGUIO — A tropical storm set off landslides and flash floods as it barreled over the tip of the northern Philippines, leaving at least 11 people dead and seven missing, officials said Tuesday.More than 6,500 villagers were evacuated from homes in seve…

UK Government boosts COVID-19 response efforts in BARMM

Manila/Cotabato City, 23 September 2021 — As part of the 2019–2023 programme of cooperation between the Government of the Philippines and UNICEF, the UK Government in partnership with UNICEF Philippines continues to support COVID-19 prevention efforts …

Rising demand for Covid-19 vaccines noted in Cebu City

CEBU CITY – This city’s vaccination body has noted a rising demand for inoculation against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) even as local health authorities are waiting for more vaccine supplies from the Department of Health, an official said on Wednesday. Erik Miguel Espina, deputy lead convenor of Cebu City Project Vaccine Storm, said many residents have been sending queries on the resumption of vaccination sites’ operation. “Every time we open the vaccinations centers, people who are very eager to get vaccinated flock the area,” Espina told the Philippine News Agency in an interview. He said Vice Mayor Michael Rama, the

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