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Pangilinan: Extreme precaution, learn from COVID to prepare for new potential swine flu

SENATOR Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on Wednesday urged the government to exercise extreme precaution as news of a new swine flu that has pandemic potential was reported in China. He calls for the setting up of a Philippine version of the United States’ Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Harness social media for good, join agriculture groups online: Pangilinan

IN CELEBRATION of World Social Media Day, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan on Tuesday called on Filipinos to use their social media power for good. “Ngayon, nagiging commercialized at weaponized na ang social media, tulad na lang ng pananakot sa mga pumupuna, o kahit na yung meron lang ibang paningin sa mga bagay-bagay tulad ni Frankie,” Pangilinan said referring to the various threats his daughter received online for expressing her point that rape is caused by rapists and not by sexy clothes.

Ibalik sa Pilipinas ang mga bangkay ng OFWs galing sa Saudi: Pangilinan

“We urge the Administration to allow the repatriation of the bodies of OFWs who died from COVID-19 in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Strict adherence to safety and health protocols will guarantee that the transport of the remains will infect no one.

These fallen heroes have been away from their families for years. They deserve to come home and be with their loved ones for the last time, and be given the proper burial.