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February 23, 2021

Angara accepts amendments to COVID-19 roll-out plan: Sen. Sonny Angara, chairman of the Committee on Finance, accepts proposals from his colleagues during the period of amendments Tuesday, February 23, 2021, on Senate Bill No. (SBN) 2057 or the COVID-19 Vaccination Program Act of 2021. The measure seeks to expedite the procurement and administration of the vaccine, the first batch of which is expected to arrive this week. The country plans to inoculate 75 percent of the target population to achieve herd immunity. (Henzberg Austria/Senate PRIB)