DOH Plans to Exempt Vaccinated Pinoys Abroad for COVID-19 Tests

The Department of Health (DOH) is currently exploring the plan to exempt Filipinos who are fully vaccinated abroad from COVID-19 tests. DOH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said that current government guidelines only allow Filipinos who are fully vaccinated in the country to be exempted from the reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) testing. The DOH has… Continue reading DOH Plans to Exempt Vaccinated Pinoys Abroad for COVID-19 Tests

DA 7 Supports 47th Nutrition Month Celebration

In celebration of the 47th Nutrition Month Celebration themed “Malnutrisyon patuloy na labanan, First 1000 Days tutukan!,” the Department of Agriculture RFO 7 supports the cause with programs promoting good nutrition to pregnant mothers. In coordination with the National Nutrition Council 7, one of the programs to solve malnutrition among the pregnant is the “Gulayan… Continue reading DA 7 Supports 47th Nutrition Month Celebration

“Critical Period”, First 1,000 Days of a Child’s Development

As malnutrition is still a problem in the country, the National Nutrition Council 7 (NNC 7) has lined its programs for this year’s 47th Nutrition Month celebration to shed light on malnutrition and the solutions for it. The 47th Nutrition Month celebration, themed “Malnutrisyon patuloy na labanan, First 1000 Days tutukan!,” calls for continued efforts… Continue reading “Critical Period”, First 1,000 Days of a Child’s Development

Moderna Vaccines Delayed Due to Logistics Issues

150,000 doses Moderna vaccines that are supposed to arrive on the 21st after being procured by the private sector will now arrive in the country on June 25 instead as the delivery of the said vaccines face logistical issues. However, National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 chief implementer Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. said that this… Continue reading Moderna Vaccines Delayed Due to Logistics Issues

Accenture and Shiseido Establish Joint Venture to Accelerate Shiseido’s Digital Transformation

Accenture and Shiseido are establishing a joint venture to accelerate Shiseido’s digital transformation as part of the strategic partnership the two companies announced on Feb. 9. The joint venture, called Shiseido Interactive Beauty, will include approximately 250 digital, information technology (IT), and other skilled resources from both Shiseido and Accenture. Accenture will also provide training to… Continue reading Accenture and Shiseido Establish Joint Venture to Accelerate Shiseido’s Digital Transformation

More COVID-19 Vax to Arrive in PH this Year

The country expects more COVID-19 vaccines to arrive in the country in the coming days as other nations are distributing their excess vaccines to other countries. National Task Force Against Covid-19 chief implementer Secretary Carlito Galvez said that the United States and other countries are donating their excess COVID-19 vaccine to the COVAX facility to… Continue reading More COVID-19 Vax to Arrive in PH this Year

20% Online Transaction Discount for Elderly, PWDs Pushed in Congress

As the digitalization of the Philippines continue to boom amid the sudden need to transition to the digital means of transacting due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, a House Resolution was passed in Congress that seeks to give the elderly and persons with disabilities (PWDs) the same benefits for digital transactions that they… Continue reading 20% Online Transaction Discount for Elderly, PWDs Pushed in Congress