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Amid coronavirus scare, PH carriers revise flight schedules into Chinese territories

Amid coronavirus scare, PH carriers revise flight schedules into Chinese territories

Jan. 31 | Local carriers Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines (PAL) have adjusted their flights into China, Hong Kong, and Macau in response to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), cases of which were first detected in Wuhan, China. Cebu Pacific,...

DOTr tightens safety protocols at all transport hubs

DOTr tightens safety protocols at all transport hubs

Jan. 31 | Safety measures have been tightened in the Philippines’ transportation hubs with the recording of the first confirmed case of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the country, according to the Department of Transportation (DOTr). Transport Secretary...

PPA needs more scanners as stricter measures employed across PH ports

PPA needs more scanners as stricter measures employed across PH ports

Jan. 31 | PPA Cagayan De Oro building The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is beefing up preventive measures in all PPA-controlled ports nationwide, while also requesting for more scanners, digital thermometers and health personnel after the Department of Health...

BOC, DA, DOH monitor cargoes from countries with cases of coronavirus

BOC, DA, DOH monitor cargoes from countries with cases of coronavirus

Jan. 29 | Image by Alexander Kliem from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is working closely with the Department of Agriculture (DA) and Department of Health (DOH) in monitoring and inspecting shipments coming from countries with reported cases of novel coronavirus...

ICS issues guidance to carriers on coronavirus containment

ICS issues guidance to carriers on coronavirus containment

Jan. 29 | The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has issued guidance to ship owners on safeguarding public health and avoiding the unnecessary closure of ports in the face of the coronavirus outbreak. In a statement on January 28, ICS released instructions...

PH transport agencies on high alert vs coronavirus entry at ports

PH transport agencies on high alert vs coronavirus entry at ports

Jan. 28 | Screengrab from the World Health Organization website Philippine transport and government authorities have gone on heightened alert in response to the international outbreak of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the virus which was first detected in Wuhan,...