Filipinos within the UAE can be required to serve a 14-day quarantine even when they check damaging for Covid.
Filipinos flying residence from the United Arab Emirates can be required to endure a 14-day quarantine upon arrival, even when they check damaging on the Covid-19 RT-PCR check, the Philippine authorities introduced.
The brand new journey rule will take impact on January 17 at 12:01 a.m. Manila time. He’ll stay in place till January 31, in accordance with an announcement launched by the workplace of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday.
Expats can be required to remain in a quarantine facility for the 2 week interval.
The announcement got here because the Philippines up to date its journey guidelines as a part of efforts to curb the unfold of Covid-19 and its new variants.
Beneath the brand new rule, overseas (non-Filipino) vacationers from the United Arab Emirates and all different coated nations won’t be allowed to enter till the top of January, mentioned presidential spokesman Harry Roque.
All unaccompanied minor Filipino residents “won’t be able to board the airways till January 31, 2021, apart from minors who return by way of the nationwide authorities’s repatriation program,” he added.