DOT Lifts Face Mask Policy and Vaccination Policy In Tourist Spots


DOT: “Under the Marcos Administration, our country is open for tourism” DOT – The Department of Tourism recently issued a memorandum lifting the face mask and vaccination policies in tourist spots in the Philippines as the tourist destinations in the country become more open for travelers. Based on the recent memorandum issued by the Department … Read more

Vergeire Says DOH Prefers To Keep Mandatory Wearing Of Face Masks In PH

DOH Officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire

DOH Officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire: “The position of the Department of Health is for us to continue on masking but …” VERGEIRE — DOH Officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire said that the Department of Health prefers to keep the mandatory wearing of face masks in the Philippines amidst the coronavirus pandemic. On Tuesday, she said in … Read more

DILG Says LGUs Not Following Indoors Face Mask Policy To Be “Disciplined”

DILG Secretary Benhur Abalos

DILG: “Sinabi nga ni Usec. Vergeire about the indoors, we really have to implement this one.” DILG — The Department of the Interior and Local Government warned that local government units (LGUs) not following the national government’s policy on the use of face masks indoors will be “disciplined”. To recall, Interior Secretary Benhur Abalos said … Read more

Mandaue City No Longer Interested In Relaxing Face Mask Policy

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Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes: “We cannot afford to gamble or take chances and per our health board, we must be compliant in our ordinance.” Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes confirmed that the city is no longer interested in relaxing its face mask policy. Mayor Cortes said in an interview with reporters that they will … Read more

DOH Urges All LGUs To Follow Face Mask Policy

DOH Officer-in-Charge Maria Rosario Vergeire

DOH: “Let us do this in a one nation approach, na hindi tayo mag kanya-kanya” DOH — The Department of Health urged all local government units to follow the face mask policy amidst the coronavirus pandemic. The DOH urged all LGUs to follow the policy on the wearing of face masks. According to the health … Read more