IATF Announces New Alert Levels For December 1-15

IATF Announces New Alert Levels For Key Areas In The Philippines ALERT LEVELS – The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) announces new alert levels in the Philippines. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philippine government adopted a new system to curve the virus’ spread. As such, the granular lockdowns were … Read more

Philippines Imposes Travel Ban on These Countries

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Philippines Posts Travel Ban in Pursuit to Prevent Omicron’s Entry PHILIPPINES – The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) implemented a travel ban on these countries amid the threats of Omicron. While many countries are still in a tough fight against the COVID-19 pandemic now, another variant was detected and is currently a variant of concern – … Read more

Philippines To Allow Entry of Foreign Tourists from These Countries

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Philippines To Reopen Borders to Green List Countries PHILIPPINES – The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) decided to allow the entry of foreign tourists from green list countries. One of the countries hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic is the Philippines. The said pandemic is going on for more than a year now and the economy … Read more

Face Shield Policy, Roque Says It Should Still Be Enforced

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Roque addresses plea to end face shield policy Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said during a press briefing on Monday that the face shield policy should still be enforced. One of the protocols that were implemented amid the pandemic was using face shields in public places and transportation. However, there are Filipinos who disagreed with this … Read more

Harry Roque Warns Violations vs Person who Leaked Outburst Video

Harry Roque Warns Legal Violations to Person Behind Leaked Outburst Video The Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque has warned the person who allegedly leaked his outburst video online to face legal violations. Spox Roque’s rant against a group of doctors who warned that loosening lockdowns could lead to a further increase in COVID-19 infections went viral … Read more

Duterte Approves IATF Quarantine Recommendation On These Areas

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IATF Proposes New Quarantine Measure to Pres. Duterte on Several Areas in PH DUTERTE – The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) quarantine recommendation on several areas in the Philippines gained the approval of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. The Delta variant reaching the Philippines sparked worries on the government and the people. Its higher transmissibility rate is … Read more

August Quarantine Classification: Areas in ECQ, MECQ, GCQ, and MGCQ

President Duterte, August Quarantine Classification

Here’s the complete list of the August Quarantine Classification as announced by the authorities. AUGUST QUARANTINE CLASSIFICATION – These are the areas in the Philippines placed under the ECQ, MECQ, GCQ, and MGCQ for the month of August. The Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases’ recommendation has been approved by President Rodrigo Duterte already for … Read more

Duterte Says Barangay Officials Must Not Allow Unvaccinated People To Go Out their House

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte

Pres. Duterte Speaks Anew Over Unvaccinated Filipinos DUTERTE – Amid the increasing cases of COVID-19, Pres. Rodrigo Roa Duterte said that barangay officials must not allow unvaccinated people to go out their houses. Most countries across the globe now are in the pursuit of a population protection against the COVID-19. Unfortunately, the challenge to curb … Read more