DFA, PCG CALGARY REPATRIATE SERIOUSLY ILL FILIPINO FROM LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, CANADA
Alberta

DFA, PCG CALGARY REPATRIATE SERIOUSLY ILL FILIPINO FROM LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, CANADA

DFA, PCG CALGARY REPATRIATE SERIOUSLY ILL FILIPINO FROM LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, CANADA Calgary, 11 July 2022 – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and the Philippine Consulate General (PCG) in Calgary facilitated today, 11 July 2022, the medical repatriation of Mr. Bernardo Puno, 76-year-old Filipino national from Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada, who suffered ischemic stroke in November … Continue reading

Philippines

IATF allows use of antigen test as entry requirement to Philippines

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos  (File photo) MANILA – Travelers can now enter the Philippines just by presenting an antigen test performed by healthcare professionals, Malacañang said Wednesday. This, after members of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) agreed on Wednesday night to allow the use of rapid antigen test taken … Continue reading

Philippines

IATF issues new testing, quarantine rules for returning Filipinos

By Filane Mikee Cervantes  (File photo) MANILA – The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) has updated the testing and quarantine protocols for inbound Filipino travelers in view of the temporary suspension of the “green,” “yellow,” and “red” Covid-19 risk classifications for countries, territories, and jurisdictions. The new guidelines, which were … Continue reading

Philippines

Prepare requirements for seamless PH travel, int’l tourists told

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora  (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan) MANILA – The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Friday reminded foreign tourists planning to visit the Philippines to prepare all entry requirements for seamless travel. The statement came as the Inter-agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) issued Resolution No. 160-B, … Continue reading