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IATF reviewing call for outdoor ban on minors

With the threat of the Delta variant, the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases will be reviewing the appeal of Metro Manila mayors to reinstate the restrictions covering children five years old and above......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJul 22nd, 2021

Navotas reimposes outdoor ban on kids

Navotas Mayor Toby Tiangco has taken back the policy of allowing minors aged five and up to play outdoors amid rising cases in the city and the threat of the Delta variant......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 21st, 2021

QC gov t designates child-friendly safe zones for minors

“After months of being confined inside their houses, we saw the need to give minors a chance to go out and get some fresh air in outdoor areas that are deemed safe,” said Belmonte......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 11th, 2021

Kids 5 and up now allowed in select outdoor sites in MGCQ, GCQ areas

In a further easing of pandemic restrictions, children at least 5 years old are now allowed to visit select places outdoors in areas under less restrictive quarantine classifications. Under Resolution No. 125, the latest from the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) dated Thursday and issued Friday, children 5 years […] The post Kids 5 and up now allowed in select outdoor sites in MGCQ, GCQ areas appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 10th, 2021

DepEd awaits IATF, DOH call on school kids’ vaccination

The Department of Education has deferred the decision of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases and the Department of Health on the vaccination of school children against COVID-19......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Outdoor training OK for NCR+

PBA commissioner Willie Marcial said yesterday at least one team intends to avail of outdoor individual training in limited batches allowed by IATF in NCR Plus under GCQ “with restrictions.” NorthPort governor Erick Arejola confirmed the Batang Pier is considering to do outdoor workouts without scrimmages in Quezon City and will finalize plans with the Office of the Mayor......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 6th, 2021

IATF urges Covid positive residents to contact LGU

This call is not just for the Novo Ecijanos who are positive for Covid-19, but also for their relatives who are in areas where most of hospitals and quarantine facilities are already operating at full capacity The post IATF urges Covid positive residents to contact LGU appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsApr 7th, 2021

Curfew violators fined, minors banned outdoor

Police arrested 1,449 people for violating curfew in Metro Manila during the first night of its implementation Monday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 16th, 2021

Duterte revokes IATF decision allowing minors in MGCQ areas to go out

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday took back his coronavirus task force's pronouncement allowing more children to step out of their homes which groups and even local chief executives have opposed......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 25th, 2021

DOH vs DILG vs the people

So, who are we going to follow on the matter of minors in malls? Should we heed the advice of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III whose handling of the government’s response to the pandemic as IATF Chair has been marred by all sorts of bungling – from misrepresentation of scientific and medical concerns to misinformation on the state of our health system to misallocation of limited resources to outright lying on a number of critical issues?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 4th, 2020

IATF allows minors, senior tourists in MGCQ areas

MANILA – The age restrictions for tourists aged 15 years old below and above 65 may be lifted by the local government unit (LGU) in areas under modified general community quarantine (MGCQ), the Inter-Agency Task Force for Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) announced. In a resolution dated November 19, the task force said the easing of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  balitaRelated NewsNov 21st, 2020

Cebu City to comply with IATF’s resolution allowing minors, seniors to go out of homes

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Cebu City Government is willing to adopt new guidelines from the national government’s anti-coronavirus task force but still asks the public to only go out of their homes for urgent needs. Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella, in a press interview on Monday, October 19, 2020, said they have ‘no intentions to disobey’ […] The post Cebu City to comply with IATF’s resolution allowing minors, seniors to go out of homes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2020

Not just sweethearts

Word from Secretary Karlo Nograles is that the IATF or Inter-Agency Task Force for the Managament of Emerging Infectious Diseases is currently reviewing requests or appeals for IATF to allow foreign fiancées or live-in partners to enter the country......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 9th, 2020

Groups call for release of minors arrested by military in Negros Oriental

Based on the residents’ accounts, the Remasog brothers were charging their mobile phones at the house of farmer DeliaTenianu, when the soldiers arrived. The two girls, meanwhile, were trying to find a signal near the area. The post Groups call for release of minors arrested by military in Negros Oriental appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2020

Suicides rise amid pandemic

Department of Justice (DoJ) Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Saturday disclosed that the number of suicide incidents in the country has increased during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic due to loss of jobs and livelihood among many of those affected by the community quarantines. In a statement, Guevarra said that he received a call from IATF-EID […] The post Suicides rise amid pandemic appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2020

Call of health workers ‘an indictment of government’s COVID-19 response’

“This should be a wake up call for the Duterte government. The press con itself is one big commentary on how the govt (mis)handled the COVID-19 response and on the poor and inadequate leadership of the Department of Health and IATF.” By ANNE MARXZE D. UMIL Bulatlat.com MANILA – Several groups expressed support to the… The post Call of health workers ‘an indictment of government’s COVID-19 response’ appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2020

Proactive

We are fortunate there is an independent research team looking over the shoulder of the IATF. That enables us to get a second opinion on our pandemic response......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News5 min. ago

IATF to tackle health protocols for 2022 polls

President Duterte has directed the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases to tackle health protocols for the 2022 elections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News15 hr. 14 min. ago

Baguio City reminds residents of modified liquor ban

The consumption of alcoholic beverages is allowed if incidental to dining in duly-inspected food and beverage retail establishments......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News20 hr. 4 min. ago

SONA PROTEST

Police personnel confront protesters for staging a rally despite the ban of social gatherings in the city due to the pandemic on Monday, July 26 to coincide with President Rodrigo Duterte's last State of the Nation Address......»»

Category: newsSource:  davaotodayRelated NewsJul 27th, 2021

Business groups welcome call for passage of legislative measures

Business groups welcomed the call of President Duterte in his State of the Nation Address for the passage of legislative measures intended to help the economy bounce back from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 27th, 2021