covid 19 / Philippines

Vaccine optimism possible cause of PH Covid-19 cases surge: WHO

By Ma. Teresa Montemayor   World Health Organization country representative Dr. Rabindra Abeyasinghe (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Vaccine optimism is one of the possible factors causing the surge of confirmed Covid-19 cases in the country, World Health Organization (WHO) country representative Dr. Rabindra Abeyasinghe said on Monday. Abeyasinghe made this comment in televised public briefing … Continue reading

Philippines

WHO Solidarity Trial in PH set in December: DOH

WHO Solidarity Trial in PH set in December: DOH By Ma. Teresa Montemayor   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The third phase of the World Health Organization (WHO) Solidarity Trial on possible coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines in the Philippines will start in December, a health official said Monday. “The WHO has given a commitment that the announcement … Continue reading