ANGARA WANTS DONATED COVID-19 VACCINES EXEMPTED FROM DONOR’S TAX

MANILA, Feb 15 (Mabuhay) — To help increase the supply of vaccines and other critical and essential supplies needed by the country in the fight against Covid-19, Senator Sonny Angara has filed a bill seeking to exempt donations of these goods from the donor’s tax. Now that...

Religious activities in GCQ zones eased starting Feb. 15

MANILA, Feb 12 (Mabuhay) — The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) has relaxed the restrictions on religious gatherings in areas placed under general community quarantine (GCQ) beginning Feb. 15, Malacañang announced on...

Vaccine simulation done in under 3 hours — DOH exec

MANILA, Feb 11 (Mabuhay)– The government on Wednesday was able to deliver dummy COVID-19 vaccines from the airport to an inoculation facility in under three hours, cutting down delivery time from the previous four hours. “Mula sa four hours and 20 minutes na target...

No immediate easing of restrictions even after vaccine rollout

MANILA, Feb 11 (Mabuhay) — The national government will not be easing quarantine classifications immediately after it kicks off its Covid-19 vaccination drive, a Palace official said Wednesday. In an interview over PTV-4, Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said that even if a...

NO IMMEDIATE EASING OF RESTRICTIONS EVEN AFTER VACCINE ROLLOUT

MANILA, Feb 11 (Mabuhay) — The national government will not be easing quarantine classifications immediately after it kicks off its Covid-19 vaccination drive, a Palace official said Wednesday. In an interview over PTV-4, Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said that even if a...

VACCINE SIMULATION DONE IN UNDER 3 HOURS — DOH EXEC

MANILA, Feb 11 (Mabuhay)– The government on Wednesday was able to deliver dummy COVID-19 vaccines from the airport to an inoculation facility in under three hours, cutting down delivery time from the previous four hours. “Mula sa four hours and 20 minutes na target...

Philippine Military to send more ships to WPS amid new China law

MANILA, Feb 10 (Mabuhay) — The Philippine military will deploy more naval assets to the West Philippine Sea to look after fishermen amid China’s new law allowing its Coast Guard to shoot at foreign vessels in disputed waters, its new chief of staff said Tuesday. “Ang...

BOC Destroys P45-M Forfeited Vehicles

MANILA, Feb 10 (Mabuhay) — Government officials led the simultaneous destruction of 10 forfeited vehicles worth PHP45.243 million in Manila and Cebu in celebration of the Bureau of Customs’ 119th founding anniversary on Tuesday. Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero and...

LUIS, JESSY NAME WHICH CELEBS THEY WOULD GET JEALOUS OVER

MANILA, Feb 10 (Mabuhay) — “Buo pa ang relasyon, tuloy pa ang kasal!” This was Luis Manzano’s playful remark after playing with his fiancée Jessy Mendiola the viral “Jojowain o Totropahin” game, on top of another challenge, “Pagseselosan o Dededmahin,” featuring their...

SBK ok with Gilas Men in PBA PH Cup

MANILA, Feb 10 (Mabuhay) — The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) has expressed openness to having the Gilas Pilipinas Men playing in the PBA Philippine Cup this season. “We’re definitely open to the idea of playing in the PBA,” SBP president Al Panlilio said on Tuesday....