CLI kickstarts vaccination program for its workforce, dependents

PROPERTY developer Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) has beefed up its Covid-19 relief efforts among its employees with the initial rollout of its Covid-19 Vaccination Program starting on July 9, 2021 at the Velez Medical Arts Building. The CLI Covid-19 Vaccination Program is an initiative that encourages all CLI employees across its Visayas and Mindanao (VisMin) […]

Outbound Filipinos can avail themselves of yellow vaccination card from BOQ

THE Bureau of Quarantine (BOQ) will issue a yellow vaccination card to Filipinos bound for countries that require internationally valid certificates of vaccination. Dr. Mary Jean Loreche, spokesperson of the Visayas Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC), said the BOQ will release the yellow vaccination card first since the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is […]

Mandaue to open 5th vax site

WITH more people interested to get vaccinated, Mandaue City’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) sees the need to open another vaccination site in the city. Existing vaccination sites in the city are the Mandaue City Cultural and Sports Complex, University of Cebu Lapu-Lapu Mandaue (UCLM), Pacific Mall, and JCentre Mall. EOC eyes to have the second […]

Spritzer Malaysia Urges Rakyat Malaysia to Get Covid-19 Vaccination

KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 5, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – Spritzer Malaysia (“Spritzer” or the “Company”), which produces Malaysia’s best-selling natural mineral water, is urging Rakyat Malaysia to register themselves for the COVID-19 vaccination to protect themselves and those around them from the spread of new variants that are more transmissible and deadlier given […]

Editorial: Circulate with caution

Balance freedom with responsibility. Completing the two doses of vaccine for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) does not mean one is completely protected from being infected or infecting others. In a June 11 virtual press conference, Department of Health (DOH) Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire cautioned senior citizens who have received two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine […]

Discounts for vaccinated residents

OWING to its “slow” vaccine rollout, Mandaue City has thought of a way to lure the city’s residents to get their Covid-19 jabs — business establishments will offer discounts and promos to vaccinated individuals. Mayor Jonas Cortes has tapped the Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) to help encourage businesses to offer discounts and […]

Cebu City won’t buy vaccines

THE Cebu City Government may no longer purchase its own Covid-19 vaccines after the National Government assured that enough vaccines will be allocated for Metro Cebu. In a meeting with Visayas Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC) officials earlier this week, Cebu City Vice Mayor Michael Rama was told by retired general Melquiades Feliciano that the National […]

Lawyers get confirmation of being under next priority group for COVID-19 vaccination; prisoners still under consideration

THE INTEGRATED Bar of the Philippines, the official organization of all Philippine lawyers, has received confirmation from the government that legal professionals are included in the next priority group for vaccination against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The next sector in line for inoculation are those under group A4, which covers economic and government frontliners. The […]

Solons call for inclusion of dentists, med-techs in vaccination teams

A BILL was filed Tuesday for the inclusion of dentists and medical technologists as vaccinators to speed up the government’s inoculation program against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). “With the arrival of more vaccines in the country, the swift roll out of the vaccine is needed for the efficient administration and prevention of possible expiration of […]