Unvaccinated individuals in NCR banned by LGUs to go out under Alert Level 3

Local governments in the National Capital Region (NCR) prohibit unvaccinated adults and minors to enter malls, restaurants, and public transport as long as the region remains under Alert Level 3 or higher, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Benhur Abalos announced on Monday, January 3. 

PH documents first B.1.617.1 case in Pampanga

The country detected its first case of the B.1.617.1 COVID-19 variant from a 32-year-old male living in Floridablanca, Pampanga yesterday, November 8, Department of Health (DOH) Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire reported.

Metro Manila relieved to Alert Level 2

Metro Manila will be placed on Alert Level 2 for COVID-19 starting November 5 until November 21, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque announced on Thursday, November 4. 

Free swab tests for qualified domestic tourists now offered

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat stated on Saturday, October 30 that the government will offer free RT-PCR tests for qualified domestic tourists at the Philippine Children’s Medical Center (PCMC) starting November 1.