Press Releases

Rules for Green Lanes revised

The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Thursday, July 22, 2021, approved the revised rules for “Green Lanes” that will apply to fully vaccinated international arriving passengers to the Philippines beginning July 26, 2021, 12:01 A.M. Manila time.


PH imposes travel restrictions on Malaysia and Thailand

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte approved the travel restrictions for all travelers coming from Malaysia and Thailand or those with travel history to Malaysia and Thailand within the last fourteen (14) days preceding arrival in the Philippines.


NCR and 4 provinces placed under GCQ with heightened restrictions

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte approved the recommendation of the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) to place the National Capital Region (NCR) under General Community Quarantine (GCQ) with heightened restrictions beginning July 23, 2021 until July 31, 2021.



Intensified PDITR remains as primary strategy to combat Delta variant – Palace

With reports of local cases of the Delta variant, local health authorities and the national government have called on the public to strictly adhere to the minimum public health standards, and to cooperate with the intensified implementation of the prevent-detect-isolate-treat-reintegrate (PDITR) strategy to combat the said highly transmissible variant of concern.



Duterte approves Iloilo, Iloilo City’s ECQ escalation to contain Delta variant – Palace

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has immediately approved the recommendation to escalate both Iloilo Province and Iloilo City to Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) until July 31, 2021 to contain the possible spread of the Delta variant of COVID-19 and to contain surge in cases in the said areas, according to Presidential Spokesperson Secretary Harry Roque Jr.



PBA can restart 46th season

The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Thursday, July 15, 2021, approved the request of the Philippine Basketball Association to restart their 46th season.


Palace announces more vaccines to arrive this week

Several batches of vaccine deliveries are expected to arrive in the country this week including J&J, AstraZeneca, Sinovac, and Moderna vaccines, according to Presidential Spokesperson Secretary Harry Roque Jr.


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