Iloilo City residents urged to get booster dose

ILOILO CITY - The city government here is calling on its fully vaccinated population to get booster shots as thousands doses of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines have expired or are about to expire due to few takers.In a press conference on Monday, Mayor Jerry Tre.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilanews manilanewsJun 6th, 2022

Get vaccinated , Iloilo City residents told as Covid cases rise

ILOILO CITY - The city government on Monday appealed to eligible adult population to get their booster shots amid the increasing Covid-19 cases.In a press conference, Mayor Jerry Trenas also urged the qualified children to get their primary doses in preparation for the face-to-face classes......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 11th, 2022

Davao City gov t renews call for vax after 6 Covid-related deaths

DAVAO CITY - The city government reiterated its call Thursday for residents to take their two-dose vaccination series and booster shots following six coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) related deaths recorded from August 7-13.Of the six deaths, two were unvaccinated, three administered wit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2022

PinasLakas eyes 97K elderly, 1.6M for booster in W. Visayas

ILOILO CITY - The Department of Health (DOH) 6 (Western Visayas) is eyeing more than 97,000 senior citizens in the region for the primary series vaccines and more than 1.6 million individuals due for their booster dose, for the simultaneous nationwide launch of the "PinasLakas" vaccination campaign.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 27th, 2022

NCR cities urge public to get booster shots as Covid cases rise

MANILA - The local government units in the National Capital Region urged residents to avail of the booster shots amid the increase of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in the country.In Navotas City, the local government on Wednesday called on its residents to avail of the Covid-19 b.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 13th, 2022

Nutrivac to address malnutrition, boost vax drive in Iloilo

ILOILO CITY - The Iloilo provincial government here is eyeing to address issues of malnutrition and boost Covid-19 vaccination drive with its Project Nutrivac which will give family packs of nutritious foods to residents who will submit to primary series and booster shots.Iloilo Provincial H.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 6th, 2022

Water in Borbon river turns white; residents urged not to swim in the river yet

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Residents of Barangay Don Gregorio Antigua in Borbon town are urged to avoid swimming in the river and letting their farm animals like goat, cow among others drink river water just yet. Barangay Captain Margarito Ornopia Jr. of Don Gregorio Antigua gave this warning after the water of the river in […] The post Water in Borbon river turns white; residents urged not to swim in the river yet appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2022

1.87M W. Visayas residents receive their nat l IDs

ILOILO CITY - About 32.45 percent or 1,875,008 of the 5,778,473 residents of Western Visayas have received their Philippine Identification (PhilID) cards while ongoing deliveries are carried out for 126,167 more cards as of August 15.Data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) showed.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 16th, 2022

Agusan Sur residents urged to get vaxxed as Covid-19 cases rise

BUTUAN CITY - Agusan del Sur Governor Santiago Cane Jr. on Monday urged his unvaccinated constituents to avail of the government's free immunization program amid the rise in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in the province."I call on those who are not yet fully vaccinated, while it.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 8th, 2022

Zambo mayor returns to work, urges employees to get booster jabs

ZAMBOANGA CITY - Mayor John Dalipe is urging city government officials and employees to set as good examples to residents by getting vaccine boosters shots.Dalipe issued the call as he returned to work on Monday after testing positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) on August 2......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 8th, 2022

NegOcc mayors urged to push for Covid-19 booster shots

BACOLOD CITY - Negros Occidental Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson said Thursday the province would tap the assistance of the city and municipal mayors in encouraging Negrenses to avail of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) booster shots."I will course this now through the Association of Chi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2022

Iloilo to implement purok resilience program

ILOILO CITY - Iloilo, through its Provincial Civil Defense Service of the Province (ProCid Serv Iloilo), will be implementing a small-scale, socialized, and localized housing program for residents of the province living in hazard zones."The province shall implement the Purok Resilience Progr.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2022

2nd booster doses reach 42K Manila residents

MANILA - The city government of Manila has administered over 40,000 doses of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) second booster jabs as of Monday.The Covid-19 second booster shot is offered to health care workers, senior citizens, and immunocompromised adults.As of 5 p.m. Monday,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 12th, 2022

Amid limited booster shots, CAR public urged to boost immunity

BAGUIO CITY - With the second booster shot still limited to specific sectors, the Department of Health in the Cordillera Administrative Region (DOH-CAR) on Friday urged the general public to eat healthy food to boost their immunity while waiting for their turn to get boosted against the coronavirus.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 9th, 2022

Mayor says Pasay now ready for disaster, calamities

MANILA - The Pasay city government urged its residents to be prepared and ensure safety in case of disasters and calamities.Marking this year's National Disaster Resilience Month, Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano assured the city government is ready to respond to any disaster that may occur within.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 7th, 2022

Davao City warns against bogus wedding organizers

DAVAO CITY - The Davao City Anti-Scam Unit warned residents on Friday against bogus wedding organizers as well as marriage packages being offered online.In a statement, Simplicio Sagarino, head of the city's anti-scam unit, urged the public to always check the business permits of the organi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Prices of prime, basic goods still within SRP: DTI

ILOILO CITY- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) here on Wednesday urged consumers to buy from supermarkets where prices of goods are regulated.This as the agency reported that prices of basic goods and prime commodities sold in 21 supermarkets and 18 grocery stores in the city are wi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 15th, 2022

Join bike challenge, Taguig residents urged

MANILA - Taguig City Mayor Lino Cayetano on Saturday urged his constituents to participate and complete the 25-km Taguig Bicycle Loop Challenge as part of the city's celebration of World Bicycle Day. He said the activity aims to promote biking as an alternative mode of transportation in t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 5th, 2022

Covid-19 safety protocols apply vs. monkeypox: Baguio doc

BAGUIO CITY - Residents here are urged to continue observing the health and safety protocols against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) as the same measures would protect a person against monkeypox. Dr. Bernard Demot, chief of the Molecular Laboratory Service at the Department of Heal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2022

50% of Metro Manila’s eligible population ‘fully vaccinated’

About half of the more than nine million residents of Metro Manila eligible for vaccination have received their second dose against COVID-19, Metro Manila Council chairman and Parañaque City Mayor Edwin Olivarez said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

Quezon City residents urged: Get free swab tests

The Quezon City government yesterday asked residents to avail themselves of free COVID-19 testing after a pregnant women had to give birth outside a hospital due to the lack of swab test result, which is an admission requirement for hospitals......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 6th, 2021