Tag: Virology Institute of the Philippines (VIP) Act

Jinggoy sees smooth passage in Senate of proposed national CDC and virology institute

SENATOR Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada says the Senate’s prioritization of the proposed creations of the disease control and virology institutes will set in motion deliberations on the bills that seek to improve the country’s healthcare system and prepare it for future health crises.  “The groundswell of support for these two measures is a welcome development. It’s…
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Senate to prioritize bill on disease control institute

(PHILSTAR) MANILA, Philippines — As COVID-19 infections continue, the Senate will prioritize the passage of a measure creating a Center for Disease Control, Virology Institute, which is gaining support from more senators, Senate President Juan Miguel Zubiri said. “I think the (passage of) Virology Institute, which we discussed in a caucus, will have no problem,”…
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