Manila administers Sputnik V to medical frontliners

Credit to Author: Lea Devio| Date: Tue, 04 May 2021 06:02:45 +0000

THE City of Manila rolled out the first batch of Sputnik V vaccines to medical frontliners of six district and national government hospitals on Tuesday. Health Secretary Francisco Duque 3rd administered the Gamaleya Research Institute-manufactured jab to the first recipient, Walter Regonan, Senior Administrative 1 of the Sta. Ana Hospital. As of posting time, 70 […]

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Manila holds ‘symbolic’ vaccination for OFWs, employees

Credit to Author: Lea Devio| Date: Sat, 01 May 2021 03:51:41 +0000

THE Manila City government kicked off its “symbolic” vaccination program against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and its employees on Labor Day at the Palacio de Manila on Saturday. Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso led the program “Resbakunahan sa Araw ng Paggawa” early Saturday morning. Also present were Labor […]

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Manila cop dies after getting COVID jab

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 08:08:32 +0000

By AARON RECUENCO A police sergeant assigned at the Manila Police District (MPD) died of COVID-19 a few days after he received the first dose of Sinovac vaccine. The case of the police sergeant, which was reported to be the 41st COVID-related death in the Philippine National Police (PNP), bolstered the advice of health experts that […]

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Mayor Isko gets Sinovac jab

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 04 Apr 2021 05:39:28 +0000

By MINKA TIANGCO Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso received his first dose of Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine on Easter Sunday, April 4. Manila Vice Mayor Honey Lacuna-Pangan administered the vaccine to the mayor at the Pres. Sergio Osmeña High School in Tondo. This after the President approved the proposal of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the […]

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Manila resumes COVID-19 vaccination today

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 03 Apr 2021 02:56:09 +0000

By ANDREA ARO The Manila City government resumes today its vaccination rollout for people with comorbidities aged 18 to 59 years old. The city government suspended the vaccination on Good Friday, April 2, to “maintain the high quality” of the vaccination sites and to give time for frontline health workers to rest. The vaccination for […]

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Manila senior citizens get vaccine shots vs COVID-19

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2021 08:23:48 +0000

BY MINKA TIANGCO The Manila city government began inoculating pre-registered senior citizens against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Sunday. Unlike the vaccination of health workers who got their COVID-19 jabs in hospitals, the senior citizens were inoculated by members of the Manila Health Department (MHD) who went to their barangays. In a Facebook post on Sunday, […]

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Manila orders use of quarantine passes

Credit to Author: John Eric Mendoza| Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2021 06:34:35 +0000

All village heads in the city of Manila were directed to issue new quarantine passes to be used by residents during the week-long enhanced community quarantine. In a memorandum, Manila Barangay Bureau Director Romeo Bagay ordered all village chairmen in 896 villages to issue quarantine passes to be used by those who will go out […]

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Quarantine pass required in Manila during ECQ

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 28 Mar 2021 04:19:33 +0000

BY ANDREA KATE ARO All barangay captains in Manila have been directed to issue quarantine passes to their constituents as the National Capital Region (NCR) was placed under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) starting Monday (March 29) until Sunday (April 4). According to a memorandum dated March 27, all barangay captains are directed to issue quarantine […]

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Manila pulls off thrilling OT win in Doha world 3×3 tilt

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 23:40:23 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO Chico Lanete scored a two-point shot in overtime as Manila Chooks TM ended its campaign in the qualifying draw of the FIBA 3×3 World Tour Doha Masters in Qatar with a 21-20 overtime win over host Doha Friday. Lanete’s corner shot in the extension enabled Manila to salvage a split of its […]

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Manila village heads allowed to declare lockdown

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 09:05:56 +0000

BY MINKA TIANGCO Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso has authorized barangay heads to enforce lockdown in areas with 10 or more active cases of the dreaded coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Domagoso’s directive is contained in Executive Order (EO) No. 12 which he signed on Wednesday. An area with 10 or more active cases will be […]

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