People also rely on health supplements like vitamins to boost their immune system.
Stada Asia-Pacific Managing Director Gary Clark: We've established 125 years ago in Germany. More recently we've been strong in pharmaceuticals and healthcare bit.ly/327KSHe
Stada Philippines General Manager Sharmaine Abarientos says vitamin C brand and skin care product Oilatum helped them stabilize their status in the field of healthcare in the country.
She adds they aim to expand their line of products soon.
Stada PH: We want to be a strong player in consumer health and be a trusted partner by expanding our offerings to our consumer. For Fern-C we will launch different Vitamin C combinations. For Oilatum, we would also offer different skin care products and different indications.
San Juan Mayor @franciszamora30 on COVID-19 situation in the city: The number of active cases has stabilized, it's not growing anymore, that's in San Juan bit.ly/327KSHe
San Juan City Mayor Zamora says mobility remains limited during MECQ period
San Juan City Mayor Zamora on MECQ in NCR Plus: We're still limiting mobility. Only those who can access food, medicines and those allowed to work in businesses allowed to open under MECQ can go outside their homes. Mass gatherings still prohibited.
As of Saturday, at least 28 Chinese vessels are still spotted within the West Philippine Sea, AFP Chief Lt Gen Cirilito Sobejana tells DZBB, citing military reports.
Six are from the Chinese Coast Guard, two are maritime militias and 20 are fishing boats | @davidyusantos
@davidyusantos In a separate interview, AFP chief Sobejana said there are 2 Chinese Coast Guard vessels near Pagasa Island, 1 near Ayungin Shoal and 3 in Scarborough Shoal (Bajo de Masinloc). 2 PH Navy ships, 2 PH Coast Guard vessels and 5 BFAR vessels are also patrolling WPS | @davidyusantos
@davidyusantos Following the phone conversation of PH and US defense secretaries, AFP chief Lt Gen Cirilito Sobejana confirms the resumption of Balikatan exercises.
The scaled-down wargames start Monday, with about 1,700 Filipino and American troops participating | @davidyusantos
BREAKING: The more relaxed modified enhanced community quarantine is imposed on Metro Manila, Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal from April 12 to April 30, 2021, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque announces cnn.ph
BREAKING: The greater Manila area will be placed under the modified enhanced community quarantine until April 30, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque announces.
@bamba__g Dr. Anna Lisa Ong-Lim cites data from the World Health Organization that said there have been more than 132 million confirmed COVID-19 cases, and more than 2.8 million deaths globally as of April 8.
@bamba__g Ong-Lim: In the course of the past two weeks, the number (of total cases) have increased exponentially and now we are looking at 828,000 (as of Apirl 8)
.@DrTedros : Out of 220 countries and economies, 194 have now started #COVID19 vaccination, and 26 have not. Of those, 7 have received vaccines and could start, and a further 5 countries should receive their vaccines in the coming days. | via @WHO
.@DrTedros : #COVAX has now delivered more than 38 million doses of #COVID19 vaccine to more than 100 countries and economies in the past six weeks.
We’re encouraged that almost all countries who want to start have now started. | via @WHO
People Management Association of the Philippines president Angelina Mukhi: 2021 is our year for recovery, rebuilding. Firms have struggled to ensure we operate with continuity, provide safety for people working at home and on-site.
PMAP says provision of counselling services among the approaches many employers have taken to address mental health concerns of personnel.
@RicoHizon Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion on halting AstraZeneca vaccine use on adults below 60 years of age due to reports of blood clots: I think this is old news. If you can see the other countries, very few have the same regulation. It's an overreaction
@RicoHizon Concepcion says the number of cases of blood clots is much lower compared to the number of COVID-19 related deaths in the country
THREAD: Foreign Affairs Secretary Teddy Locsin speaks with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on China's militia vessels in the South China Sea. The two officials also talked about efforts to combat anti-Asian hate and violence | @TristanNodalo
@TristanNodalo US State Dept. Spokesperson Ned Price: Both expressed their shared concerns with the massing of PRC maritime militia vessels in the South China Sea, including at Whitsun Reef, and reiterated their calls on the PRC to abide by the 2016 arbitration ruling | @TristanNodalo
@TristanNodalo US State Dept.: Sec. Blinken also reaffirmed the applicability of the 1951 US-Philippine Mutual Defense Treaty to the South China Sea | @TristanNodalo