3 million more doses of Sinovac delivered to PH | Inquirer News
Close  

3 million more doses of Sinovac delivered to PH

By: - Reporter / @KAguilarINQ
/ 06:21 PM August 31, 2021
3 million more doses of Sinovac delivered to PH

Test tubes are seen in front of a displayed Sinovac logo in this illustration taken, May 21, 2021. (File photo from REUTERS)

MANILA, Philippines — Three million more doses of the Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine procured by the national government arrived in the Philippines on Tuesday.

The shipment aboard a Philippine Airlines flight arrived around 6 p.m. at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 2.

ADVERTISEMENT

The jabs were welcomed by the vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr.

With the arrival of the Sinovac jabs, the Philippines has already received some 51.5 million COVID-19 vaccine doses since February.

FEATURED STORIES

More than 13.7 million persons have already been fully vaccinated in the country.

READ: Over 13.7M fully vaccinated against COVID-19 — gov’t data

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

For more news about the novel coronavirus click here.
What you need to know about Coronavirus.
For more information on COVID-19, call the DOH Hotline: (02) 86517800 local 1149/1150.

The Inquirer Foundation supports our healthcare frontliners and is still accepting cash donations to be deposited at Banco de Oro (BDO) current account #007960018860 or donate through PayMaya using this link .

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: coronavirus Philippines, COVID-19, COVID-19 Vaccine, Sinovac
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and
acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2021 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.