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Alert level system pilot implementation in NCR could be extended for another two weeks – NTF spokesperson

Over 100 areas under granular lockdown in Metro Manila   (Eagle News) – The pilot implementation of alert levels in Metro Manila could be extended for another two weeks as officials observe over a hundred areas placed under granular lockdown in the capital region, according to the spokesperson of the National Task Force Against COVID-19. NTF Spokesperson Ret. Major Gen. Restituto Padilla said that the extension of the pilot implementation of the alert level in […]

Operations in DFA consular office in SM Manila suspended after seven employees test positive for COVID-19

(Eagle News) — Operations in the Department of Foreign Affairs’ consular office in the National Capital Region-West or SM Manila remain suspended on Tuesday, Sept. 21. According to the department, the suspension, which took effect on Monday, Sept. 20, was after seven of the consular office’s employees tested positive for COVID-19. Others have been identified as close contacts. The DFA said the suspension of operations would pave the way for a  thorough disinfection of its […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Tuesday, Sept. 21

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Tuesday, September 21: Flight schedules may change at any given time. MIAA advised passengers to coordinate with their airlines as only those with the confirmation will be allowed entry into the airport. The Philippine government has imposed a travel ban on nine countries under its “red list.” The ban, however, was supposed to lapse on Sept. 18. It […]

PNP reports 125 more COVID-19 cases

(Eagle News) — Over 100 more COVID-19 cases have been reported among police personnel. The Philippine National Police said the additional 125 cases pushed its total COVID-19 cases to 38,332. Of these, 2,412 are active. Recoveries rose to 35807 with the addition of 324 recoveries. The PNP COVID-19 death toll is still at 113, with no additional deaths reported. The PNP has said over 50 percent of the police force have been vaccinated. PNP Chief […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Monday, Sept. 20

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Monday, September 20: Flight schedules may change at any given time. MIAA advised passengers to coordinate with their airlines prior to their scheduled travel. The Philippines has imposed travel restrictions on nine countries under its “red list.” The government later announced the red list had been updated to include four more countries.

Eleazar orders regular conduct of safety, marksmanship training for cops

(Eagle News) — Philippine National Police Chief Guillermo Eleazar has ordered the regular conduct of gun safety and marksmanship training for all police uniformed personnel. Eleazar gave the order as he noted the responsibility that should be instilled in each police personnel who carry service firearms everyday. He said his order was also to part of continuous efforts to further improve the PNP’s operational capability and to professionalize the organization. He noted the standard on […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Sunday, Sept. 19

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Sunday, Sept. 19: Flight schedules may change at any given time. MIAA advised passengers to coordinate with their airlines prior to the scheduled travel as only those with the confirmation will be allowed entry. The travel ban on India and nine other countries has been lifted. However, the Philippines imposed a travel ban on nine countries on its […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Saturday, Sept. 18

(Eagle News)–The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Saturday, Sept. 18: Flight schedules may change at any given time. The Philippine government has lifted the travel restrictions on some countries, including India. However, travel restrictions are now in place on nine countries under the Philippines’ “red list.” The Philippines later announced the red list had been updated to include four other countries.

DFA: Operations in two consular offices still suspended until September 24

(Eagle News) — Operations in the Department of Foreign Affairs’ consular offices in Robinsons Galleria, Quezon City,  and in Calasiao in  Robinsons Place Pangasinan are still suspended until September 24. The DFA said the continued suspension was because personnel continue to be in isolation and in quarantine, respectively, pursuant to the guidelines imposed by the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) and the Department of Health (DOH). The operations of the […]

QC gov’t places 53 areas under special concern lockdown due to increase in COVID-19 cases

(Eagle News) — Over 50 areas in Quezon City have been placed under a special concern lockdown due to an increase in COVID-19 cases, the local government announced on Friday, Sept. 17. As of September 16, the local government said the following areas are under a lockdown that will last for 14 days from the start of the lockdown implementation in each area: According to the local government, it will distribute food packs and essential […]

PNP logs 110th COVID-19 fatality; 229 additional COVID-19 infections reported among cops

(Eagle News) — The Philippine National Police reported  on Wednesday, Sept. 15, its 110th fatality due to COVID-19, as it logged over 200 additional COVID-19 cases. According to the PNP, its latest fatality was a 52-year-old policeman assigned in Western Visayas. On September 9, the PNP said the policeman  was rushed to a hospital in Iloilo City after experiencing difficulty in breathing. On the same day, he succumbed due to cardiac arrest and pneumonia. A […]

MIAA releases list of operational commercial flights for Wednesday, Sept. 15

(Eagle News) — The Manila International Airport Authority has released its list of operational commercial flights for Wednesday, Sept. 15: Flight schedules may change at any given time. MIAA advised passengers to coordinate with their respective airlines as only those with the confirmation will be allowed entry into the airport. The travel ban on India and nine other countries has been lifted. The Philippines, however, has imposed travel restrictions on countries on its “red list.”