No walk-in policy in Metro Manila vax sites during ECQ

By Jerome Carlo Paunan MANILA — Metro Manila mayors have agreed to impose a no walk-in policy at vaccination sites during the entire enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) period, a senior official of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said Friday. During the Laging Handa public briefing hosted by the Presidential Communications Operations… Read More No walk-in policy in Metro Manila vax sites during ECQ

PNP ready for ECQ, warns protesters

By Jastine Angelo Don QUEZON CITY — The Philippine National Police (PNP)  is ready to enforce strict movement control in Metro Manila which is placed under the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) from August 6 to August 20 to stop the spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant. According to PNP Chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, the implementation… Read More PNP ready for ECQ, warns protesters

Taguig starts giving ‘Stay-at-Home’ family food packs

By Alehia Therese Abuan PARAÑAQUE CITY — The City Government of Taguig has started its house-to-house distribution of Stay-at-Home family food packs even before the declaration of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in the National Capital Region (NCR) staring Friday. Aug. 6. The distribution was in anticipation of the ECQ from Aug. 6 to Aug.… Read More Taguig starts giving ‘Stay-at-Home’ family food packs

Bello: Workers to bounce back after 2-week lockdown

By Susan De Leon CALOOCAN CITY — As the labor department continues to make interventions to protect and address the needs of workers during the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) starting Friday, Aug. 6, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III today expressed optimism that the country will bounce back after a 2-week lockdown. “Because of this two-week lockdown, we expect to see… Read More Bello: Workers to bounce back after 2-week lockdown