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Delta Variant in the Philippines Latest Updates

Delta Variant

Delta Variant in the Philippines Latest Updates – On Sunday, the Department of Health announced the discovery of the first case of the Lambda variant, as well as an additional 182 DELTA VARIANT INSTANCES. In the most recent batch of samples sequenced by the University of the Philippines (Philippine Genome Center), the DOH discovered 41 cases […]

Indian COVID Variant Entered the Philippines

Indian COVID Variant

Indian COVID Variant Entered the Philippines – Latest News! The Philippines’ health ministry announced on Tuesday that it had discovered the first two cases of a coronavirus variant first found in India. Alethea De Guzman, director of the ministry’s epidemiology bureau, said the variant had been verified in two Filipino seafarers who returned in April […]

President Duterte’s Talk to the Nation | December 16th

    President Rodrigo Duterte had a national address last night of December 16, 2020, about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.   On his late-night talk, Duterte advised the Filipino people to follow strict rules this Christmas season. He pleaded to obey health and safety protocols to avoid the Corona Virus transmission especially now that the […]

President Duterte Addressed the Nation on November 30th

    President Rodrigo Duterte announced last night the new quarantine classifications for the entire month of December 2020.   Metro Manila will remain under General Community Quarantine (GCQ) the same with Batangas, Iloilo City, Tacloban City, Lanao Del Sur, Davao City, and Davao Del Norte. Then the rest of the country is under Modified […]

COVID-19 Updates in the Philippines

  The Philippines has now a total of 410,000 COVID-19 confirmed cases, 7,839 number of deaths, and 374,000 recoveries.   Newly appointed Vaccine czar and National Task Force Chief Implementer Carlito Galvez said that the COVID-19 vaccine will most likely arrive in the Philippines by the end of 2021 or in early 2022. He mentioned […]

Status of the Covid-19 Cases in the Philippines

    As of today, the Philippines has approximately 362,000 COVID-19 confirmed cases; 312,000 number of recoveries; and 6,747 deaths.   The largest increase in new cases is from NCR. Half of them or 50% reported were from the National Capital Region, followed by CALABARZON (18%), Central Visayas (6.4%), and Central Luzon (5.5%). Out of […]

Mega Manila Back to MECQ from August 4 to 18

  Last night, 2nd of August 2020, President Rodrigo Duterte addressed the nation on bringing back Metro Manila, Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal to Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) starting from August 4 to 18. The number of COVID-19 confirmed cases is rapidly increasing, hence our front liners are asking for tighter community quarantine protocols […]

President Duterte Addresses the Philippines, July 31

Today, 31st of July 2020, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte addressed the nation in the morning to announce new community quarantine classifications. He also talked about the vaccines and other government plans to slow down the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Sadly, the total number of confirmed cases in the Philippines surpassed mainland China, the […]