Philippines

Australia to ship P48.3-M worth of walk-in freezers to PH

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The Australian government is set to deliver by this month eight walk-in cold storage rooms amounting to AUD1.38 million (approximately PHP48.3 million) to help Philippine provinces store their sensitive vaccines like Pfizer. The donation is part of Australia’s PHP1.25 billion aid to support Manila in its response … Continue reading

More Albertans eligible for third dose
Alberta / covid 19

More Albertans eligible for third dose

News ReleaseMore Albertans eligible for third dose More immunocompromised Albertans are now eligible for a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The province has expanded eligibility for an additional dose of COVID-19 vaccine to more immunocompromised Albertans to align with recent recommendations made by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization.Individuals with advanced HIV infection, immunodeficiency syndromes and … Continue reading

Restrictions Exemption Program underway
Alberta / covid 19

Restrictions Exemption Program underway

News ReleaseRestrictions Exemption Program underway Fully vaccinated individuals or those with a recent negative privately paid COVID-19 test are now able to safely access participating businesses and events across the province. The Restrictions Exemption Program allows eligible businesses, venues and services to be exempt from capacity and operating restrictions. If they do not implement this … Continue reading

City facilities to follow restriction exemption program
covid 19 / Edmonton

City facilities to follow restriction exemption program

News Release City facilities to follow restriction exemption program Edmontonians may have greater peace of mind when participating in or accessing City of Edmonton programs and services after the City decided today to adopt the Government of Alberta’s restriction exemption program.  Starting Monday, anyone using a public City facility or service will be required to show … Continue reading

New vaccine requirements and COVID-19 measures in Alberta;  Rachel Notley makes  statement in response to Jason Kenney’s COVID-19 announcement
Alberta / covid 19

New vaccine requirements and COVID-19 measures in Alberta; Rachel Notley makes statement in response to Jason Kenney’s COVID-19 announcement

News ReleaseNew vaccine requirements and COVID-19 measures in Alberta Alberta has declared a state of public health emergency and will implement new health measures to expand capacity, increase vaccination rates and reduce transmission of COVID-19. New temporary health measures to help slow the spread of COVID-19 will apply provincewide. This includes new restrictions on restaurants, … Continue reading