Duterte: Free COVID-19 vaccine for Filipinos | Evening wRap

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President Rodrigo Duterte wants his government to shoulder the COVID-19 vaccination for every Filipino.

The labor department said no company or employer will be exempt from giving the 13th month to employees this December despite financial troubles brought on by the pandemic.

Senator Imee Marcos is under fire for her remarks on Development Communication as a field of study.

Scientists and students of marine science and geography from the University of the Philippines denounce what they call the below-the-belt rants of Environment Department Undersecretary Benny Antiporda.

A quote card circulating online claims former senator Bam Aquino expressed concern over the construction of a subway due to perennial flooding in the metropolis. Aquino did not say this. – Rappler.com