Over 5 million Pinoys vaccinated vs COVID-19

More than five million Filipinos have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Malacañang said yesterday, as various sectors called for a more aggressive rollout amid the threat posed by the highly transmissible Delta variant......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJul 22nd, 2021

Bong Go wants more Pinoys vaccinated

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Saturday pushed for additional government funding to procure coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines expected to hit the market by December. Go said that aside from the P20 billion that the Finance Department is setting aside to procure vaccines for the 20 million Filipinos who cannot afford them, he is […] The post Bong Go wants more Pinoys vaccinated appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 1st, 2020

2nd Covid-19 booster for all fully-vaxxed not advisable: Palace

MANILA - Giving a second booster of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine to over 72.1 million fully-vaccinated individuals is not a solution to address wastage, Malacanang said on Saturday.Press Secretary Trixie Cruz-Angeles echoed the statement of Department of Health (DOH) offic.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 20th, 2022

Over 792K Filipinos receive 2nd booster shot

MANILA - More than 792,000 healthcare workers, senior citizens, immunocompromised and persons with comorbidities have received their second booster of Covid-19 vaccine.Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said Tuesday about 70.5 million Filipinos are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 28th, 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

& lsquo;Breakthrough infection& rsquo; sickens only a few& mdash;FDA

Fewer than 1 percent of more than 9.1 million people who had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the start of August have experienced a “breakthrough” infection, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 14th, 2021

FDA: Only 0.0013% of 9M fully vaccinated Filipinos got breakthrough COVID-19

The FDA documented 116 vaccine breakthrough infections among fully-vaccinated individuals as of August 1The number of breakthrough cases represents only 0.0013% of the over 9.1 million Filipinos who have completed the recommended doses......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 13th, 2021

7.69% of Filipinos fully vaccinated against COVID-19

The task force said it hit on July 30 its target of administering 10 million jabs this month, bringing the total number of doses administered nationwide to over 20 million. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

5.5M Pinoys now fully vaccinated against COVID

5.5M Pinoys now fully vaccinated against COVID.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJul 24th, 2021

Herd immunity in 2021 a big challenge with just 3.2% fully vaccinated so far

Over 3.5 million Filipinos have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 since the government launched its inoculation campaign in March, the latest figures from the National Task Force Against COVID-19 show. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

DOH: Over 13 million jabs administered nationwide

Over 13 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered nationwide with at least 3.4 million people already fully vaccinated, the Department of Health reported yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2021

50M jabs needed to remove face mask, shields& mdash;NTF adviser

The Philippines needs to reach a population of around 49 million to 50 million fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before the face masks and face shields could be ditched, a government adviser said Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 9th, 2021

Hey Joe, We ll Take Your Extra Vaccines!

The United States will soon be facing a dilemma—one that the Philippines wishes it had. As of this writing, America has fully vaccinated almost a hundred million of its citizens against COVID-19. That is nearly thirty percent of the entire population. Given the scale of their vaccination program under President Joe Biden, the country is well on its way to achieving "herd immunity" and inoculating all Americans who want to get vaccinated......»»

Category: newsSource:  philnewsRelated NewsJun 6th, 2021

63% of adult Pinoys prefer US vaccines

While a representative survey sample of 1,200 adult Filipinos is split into three equal groups as to their willingness to be vaccinated against COVID-19, some 63 percent of those polled prefer US-made vaccines if they were to be inoculated......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 26th, 2021

Italy passes 30 million vaccine dose milestone

Italy on Saturday passed the milestone of 30 million doses injected in its COVID-19 vaccination effort, with nearly 10 million people in the country now fully vaccinated......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2021

Duterte to vaccine-hesitant Pinoys: Trust your government

With a number of Filipinos still not keen on getting vaccinated, President Duterte warned that COVID-19’s cycle of infection will not be broken if the majority of Filipinos are not vaccinated......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 18th, 2021

‘Only 35 million Pinoys need vaccination for herd immunity’

The country may only need to vaccinate 35 million Filipinos and not 70 million as generally held by experts to achieve herd immunity from COVID-19, the OCTA Research Group said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 9th, 2021

60% of Pinoys don’t want COVID-19 vaccine – survey

Almost all adult Filipinos are aware of the vaccines developed against COVID-19, but six in 10 are not willing to be vaccinated, a recent survey by Pulse Asia revealed......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 27th, 2021

Sorry, I had myself vaccinated ahead

Finding it too stressful waiting for the long-promised COVID-19 vaccines, surviving one day at a time while watching the grim reaper take, so far, more than 2.5 million humans on the planet, 12,250 of them Filipinos, I hurried on Friday to have myself vaccinated......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2021

Palace vows med workers to be vaccinated in a month

Immunizing all medical frontliners against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) won’t take a month, Malacañang assured Sunday. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said the inoculation of at least 1.4 million health care workers nationwide, which is slated this February, would be “very quick.” “We are expected to begin our vaccination program in the coming weeks, or the […] The post Palace vows med workers to be vaccinated in a month appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2021

Half of adult Pinoys wary of COVID vax

Almost half or 47 percent of 2,400 adult Filipinos interviewed said they would not get themselves vaccinated against COVID-19, 32 percent would get themselves vaccinated, with 21 percent undecided, an independent Pulse Asia survey revealed Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021