Manila, Philippines – Pansamantala ring sinuspende ang pagdating sa bansa ng mga dayuhang magmumula sa United Arab Emirates (UAE) at Hungary, batay sa Malakanyang.
The two countries are included in the updated list of countries with travel restrictions released by the Office of the Executive Secretary (OES), P
Ayon kay presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, epektibo ang travel ban sa dalawang bansa simula 12:01 a.m. ng January 17 hanggang January 31.
“Foreign passengers coming from or who have been to the UAE and Hungary within 14 days immediately preceding arrival in the Philippines shall be prohibited from entering the country effective Jan. 17, 2021, 12:01 a.m., Manila time until Jan. 31, 2021,” saad ni Roque.
Ang mga darating naman aniya bago ang January 17 ay makapapasok ng bansa ngunit kailangang sumailalim sa “absolute facility-based 14-day quarantine period” kahit pa negatibo sa polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test result.
“Filipino and foreign passengers merely transiting through these two countries shall be covered by the rules, as provided in the Memorandum from the Executive Secretary dated Dec. 31, 2020,” lahad ni Roque.
“All unaccompanied minor Filipino citizens coming from countries or jurisdictions where travel restrictions are in place on account of the new variants of Covid-19, shall not be allowed boarding by the airlines until Jan. 31, 2021, except minors returning through the repatriation program of the national government.”
“However, they shall be turned over to an authorized DSWD officer who can ensure the minors’ safety and their observance to quarantine protocols,” paalala pa ni Roque. RNT/FGDC