After clashing over the prices of COVID-19 vaccines, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. apparently earned the senators’ trust and was able to convince them to respect the non-disclosure agreements with drugmakers to avoid derailing the negotiations.
The Virtual National Trade Fair will be held online at virtualnationaltradefair.dti.gov.ph from January 27 to February 2
As the Philippines embarks on an ambitious plan to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to build a learning loop to know what investments are working and who is benefiting from them.
The persons involved in the forging of the agreement in 1989 said there was deep, mutual understanding of the need do everything for the good of the University of the Philippines, and that this understanding was rooted in mutual trust and respect.
“We will repair our alliances and engage with the world once again,” US President Joe Biden declared. The Philippines, for its part, expects its “warm” relations with Washington to continue as world leaders welcomed Biden into their ranks.
“The will of the people has been heard, and the will of the people has been heeded. We’ve learned again that democracy is precious and democracy is fragile. At this hour, my friends, democracy has prevailed,” new US President Joe Biden said.
The 11 co-passengers of the Filipino traveler from Dubai who tested positive for the new United Kingdom variant, including his girlfriend, also contracted COVID-19 along with his mother and possibly the healthcare worker who attended to him.
“Sabi nga ng iba, ‘wag daw masamain kung pagdating ng Valentine’s ay isang supot ng sili ang pasalubong imbes na bulaklak, dahil ibig sabihin daw nito, sobrang mahal talaga,” Sen. Francis Pangilinan said in a privilege speech on Wednesday, Jan. 20.
“Given our experience of martial law, we must reject any form or semblance of militarization on our campuses, which will have a chilling effect deleterious to academic freedom,” UP president Danilo Concepcion said.
The Virtual National Trade Fair is open to the public, and admission is free.