Monday, April 12

Travel

Test before travel still in place in most PH destinations
Travel

Test before travel still in place in most PH destinations

MANILA – Some destinations that reopened still impose a test-before-travel policy, Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat clarified Wednesday.Among these are Boracay, Bohol, Ilocos Sur, El Nido, Coron, Puerto Princesa, and San Vicente in Palawan, which will open on March 15.Romulo-Puyat said some Luzon destinations opening up this month would also require a negative test result, such as Pangasinan and La Union."Siargao requires also, Siquijor will require, Dumaguete, Negros Oriental will also require; Iloilo also requires. Actually, halos lahat they require test before travel (nearly all destinations require test before travel). Even Cebu City requires," she said.The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) through Resolution No. 101, remove...