Digital vaccination certificates to be issued next month

The issuance of COVID-19 vaccination certificates is expected to start next month, the Bureau of Quarantine said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 15th, 2021

Palace: Digital vaccination certificates out next month

The lack of uniform standards for authenticating vaccine certificates has stalled the processing of the employment documents of migrant workers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

DICT asked: Where is the uniform vax certificate?

Officials of the Department of Information and Communications Technology must explain the DICT’s failure to produce the uniform vaccination certificates it promised to issue this month, Sen. Imee Marcos said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2021

Duterte to APEC: Non-discriminatory vaccination certificates needed

President Duterte has urged the 21 member-economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation to work on the use of internationally recognized digital vaccination cards that will boost travel globally while countries work their way to recovery......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 18th, 2021

75 of 236 hotels, inns in Davao City reopen

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 05 September) — At least 75 out of the 236 accommodation facilities in Davao City have reopened their doors this month after the Department of Tourism (DOT)-Davao issued them certificates to operate under a Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ). Mayor Sara Duterte said over Davao City Disaster Radio (DCDR 87.5) on […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 6th, 2020

Negative COVID-19 test required for COC filing

The Commission on Elections has issued its COVID-19 protocols for candidates or their representatives filing the certificates of candidacy on Oct. 1 to 8, including negative swab tests for those running for national posts......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

BSP sets moratorium on digital bank licenses

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has imposed a three-year moratorium on the grant of digital banking licenses starting next month to closely monitor the performance and impact of the new banking classification on the industry......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021


Until Hong Kong rejected the vaccine cards our local governments issued, no one seems to have thought hard about building a reliable database and identification system for our vaccination program. Now we have to......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021

Govt eyes digital vaccination cards by September

Govt eyes digital vaccination cards by September.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021

MMC to issue unified vaccination cards this month

Local government units in Metro Manila are working to set up the issuance of the unified vaccination card in their localities within the month, the Metro Manila Council said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 13th, 2021

Power Mac Center introduces brand to love for millennials, Gen Z

To help digital natives find the tech products and accessories they need amid the pandemic, premier Apple partner Power Mac Center is highlighting one of its brand partners that specializes in combining stylish and purposeful design in its Brand of the Month special feature series......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 13th, 2021

DICT adopts mobile app for vax certification

Just two weeks after the World Health Organization finalized  the guidance and accompanying technical specifications for vaccination certificates, the portal and mobile app for issuing vaccination certificates to fully vaccinated citizens in the Philippines called the “VaxCertPH” is up and running and ready to go live nationwide in the coming two weeks......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 12th, 2021

Hong Kong rejects Pinoy vax cards issued by LGUs

Hong Kong will not recognize COVID-19 vaccination cards issued by local government units in the Philippines, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 11th, 2021

QC barangay chiefs told to explain no vaccination card, no quarantine pass policy

The ARTA in its show-cause orders said that the two village officials' alleged directive runs contrary to a memorandum issued by Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte prohibiting such policy......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 8th, 2021

DILG refutes rumors on vaccination status, cash aid

The Department of the Interior and Local Government refuted circulating rumors that only vaccinated individuals will receive cash aid for the enhanced community quarantine this month......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 5th, 2021

PNP warns lockdown violators

Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief General Guillermo Eleazar warned people who do not believe in COVID-19 vaccination they would be liable if they violated lockdown rules with their alleged plan to hold a mass action this month to protest the government’s vaccination program......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 4th, 2021

CitizenWatch: LGUs need digital connectivity

Consumer advocate CitizenWatch Philippines urged business groups to help local governments with digital solutions to strengthen ongoing COVID-19 response and vaccination deployment amidst the prevailing high rate of infections......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 17th, 2021

OFW remittances post 2-digit growth in May

Remittances from overseas Filipino workers recorded a double-digit growth for the second straight month in May as deployment continued to accelerate amid the easing of travel restrictions as host countries ramp up COVID-19 vaccination, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno said yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 14th, 2021

Duterte is first elected official to complete authorized Sinopharm vaccination

The Food and Drug Administration in June issued an Emergency Use Authorization for the batch of vaccines made by the Chinese state-owned pharma firm and later donated for use by the Presidential Security Group......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

Northern Samar probes vaccines’ transfer to pol’s home

The Northern Samar Provincial Board (PB) started investigating last Friday allegations that 15 Sinovac doses were taken from the provincial vaccination center last month and brought to a private house in the capital town of Catarman......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2021

Tell me it ain’t so

Recently, “stories” have been popping up in many conversations that suggest that the much awaited full scale vaccination campaign among the private sector companies for the month of July and August won’t be happening as planned and as scheduled because most of the vaccines arriving in the country are being directed to local government units or LGUs, even those that were ordered, paid for and scheduled for delivery to private companies......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 11th, 2021