Philippines

Duterte gets Sinopharm jab

By Azer Parrocha   SINOPHARM JAB. President Rodrigo Duterte receives his first shot of a Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine on Monday night (May 3, 2021). Health Secretary Francisco Duque III administered the Sinopharm jab to the President. (Screenshot from Senator Bong Go’s Facebook livestream) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday evening received his first shot of … Continue reading

Philippines

1.5K Pinoys in UAE join Sinopharm’s vaccine clinical trials

1.5K Pinoys in UAE join Sinopharm’s vaccine clinical trials By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Some 1,500 Filipinos in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) participated in Sinopharm’s clinical trial for its candidate vaccine against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), the Chinese Embassy in Manila confirmed Wednesday. In a statement quoting Ambassador Huang Xilian, … Continue reading