Bong Go: COVID-19 vaccine must be proven safe and effective prior to distribution but stresses that poor and vulnerable sectors must be prioritized

Senator and Chair of the Senate Committee on Health Christopher “Bong” Go emphasized the need to ensure that the COVID-19 vaccine to be used in the country is safe and effective, warning against rushing its development. “Ang importante ay maging safe po ito (COVID-19 vaccine) para sa ating mga kababayan,” Go said during a radio […]

Pulong distributes food packs to flashflood-affected families

DAVAO CITY – First Congressional District Representative Paolo Duterte, through his trusted staff, distributed 800 food packs to flashflood victims in two barangays here on Thursday, October 15. Rep. Duterte’s staff distributed the 800 food packs, which contains kilos of rice and canned goods, at Purok 40 and Purok 41 in Barangay Ulas, and Barangay […]

Bong Go urges DA to prioritize agricultural training and promote agri-preneurship to speed up economic recovery and boost rural development

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go expressed his support for the proposed 2021 budget of the Department of Agriculture as he commended the agency for its swift response to the needs of Filipino farmers and fisherfolk during the pandemic. “I am here to manifest my full support to the budget of the Department of Agriculture, headed by […]

BFP presents new fire trucks and fire protection equipment as Bong Go supports modernization of the fire protection bureau

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go on Thursday, October 15, attended the ceremonial turnover at the Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo in Quezon City of the recently procured equipment of the Bureau of Fire Protection, including 84 units of 1,000 gallons capacity fire trucks, five units of aerial ladder, and three units of rescue trucks to be distributed […]

Israeli flag carrier plane lands in the Philippines for the first time in seven years

The El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. with Flight No. LY 063 landed at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) this morning, 14 October 2020, at 6:25 AM. Ambassador Rafael Harpaz said that this historic flight symbolizes the good relations between Israel and the Philippines.   It was in November 2013 when two Israeli planes carrying […]