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Manila allows emergency entry to Filipino seafarers on virus-hit ship

Arab News 08 May 2021
MANILA ... The ship then sailed to Manila to seek refuge despite an existing travel ban being in place in the Philippines ... Filipino Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said. “Considering the growing concern of this recent variant first detected in India, we were made aware that the vessel had travel history to the country ... ....

Philippines tightens controls on inbound travellers over COVID-19 variants

Yahoo Daily News 07 May 2021
Manila international airport amid Coronavirus outbreak. MANILA (Reuters) - Travellers entering the Philippines will be required to undergo 14 days of quarantine, up from a week previously, as authorities try to contain more infectious coronavirus variants, the presidential spokesman said on Friday.

Local Roundup: Indemnity package out soon

Manila Standard Today 07 May 2021
Indemnity package out soon Travel protocols revised Horse racing, P2P tours okayed ... Revised travel protocols ... He also said that the IATF approved the guidelines on point-to-point air travel for leisure purposes from NCR Plus areas (Metro Manila, Bulacan, Rizal, Laguna, and Cavite).

Travel moratorium in Negros Occidental eyed anew

Sun Star 06 May 2021
The request for another travel moratorium from the National Capital Region (NCR) and provinces adjacent to Negros Occidental was being mulled as quarantine facilities were in a critical stage. Travel moratorium from Manila to Western Visayas had been earlier observed from April 4 to 10 and extended from April 13 to 19.

Only 5, not 6 travelers from India tested positive for COVID-19, DOH clarifies

The Philadelphia Inquirer 06 May 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday clarified that only five, not six, individuals with travel history ...

Philippines imposes travel ban on B'desh, Nepal, Pak, SL

MENA FN 06 May 2021
(MENAFN - IANS) Manila, May 6 (IANS) The Philippines government has decided ban travellers from Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka from entering the country in efforts to prevent the ...

KUWTT: 4 more countries added to travel ban | May 6, 2021

The Manila Times 05 May 2021
Here are the stories for The Manila Times for Thursday, May 6, 2021 ... 4 more countries added to travel ban. THE government has expanded the travel ban earlier imposed on those coming from India to include four other countries to prevent the Indian variant of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) from entering the country.

CEB launches limited-time P99 travel vouchers

Sun Star 05 May 2021
ANTICIPATING a rebound in domestic travel, Cebu Pacific (CEB) on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, launched its newest product, a blank travel voucher that allows travelers to book flights anytime across all of CEB’s domestic routes ... This marketing initiative allows travelers to buy a ticket while still planning on where and when to travel.

Philippines imposes travel ban on Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka

Sina 05 May 2021
MANILA, May 5 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines will ban travelers from Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka from May 7 in efforts to prevent the spread of the highly ...

Editorial: A quick guide on Davao Region's, Davao City's RT-PCR test requirement

Sun Star 05 May 2021
... travelers and non-essential movement ... At present, the RT-PCR test is only being required from air and land travelers coming from Cebu and the National Capital Region Plus (NCR Plus), which covers Metro Manila and nearby provinces of Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal.