Luzon enhanced community quarantine - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Luzon enhanced community quarantine


Nograles: Gov’t to ensure supply of food, essential goods during lockdown

Mar 21, 2020 - 4:33 PM

This comes after an association of meat processors warned of a shortage due to checkpoint issues

The North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) on March 18, 2020 was closed to motorists driving to and from Metro Manila. Only delivery trucks carrying basic goods, vehicles of frontline workers, and emergency vehicles have been allowed through checkpoints. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Filipinos abroad can return to PH despite Luzon lockdown

Mar 18, 2020 - 2:36 PM

Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles says this also applies to the Filipinos' foreign spouses and children, and other permanent residents of the Philippines

TRAVELERS. Passengers crowd the NAIA Terminal 3 in Pasay City on March 13, 2020. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

LOOK: Scenes across Metro Manila as Luzon lockdown begins

Mar 17, 2020 - 8:00 AM

The capital region pays witness to empty streets, people rushing to get home, and traffic build-up on borders that traverse the Metro and nearby provinces

CHECK. Vehicles continue to pile up at the Quezon City and Rizal Province boundary due to the quarantine control point along Batasan-San Mateo Road midnight, March 17, 2020. Photo by Martin/San Diego/Rappler

No more international flights leaving Luzon starting March 20

Mar 17, 2020 - 1:00 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Both Filipinos and foreigners intending to fly out of the Philippines through an international airport in Luzon can do so only from March 17 to 19

Passengers crowd the NAIA Terminal 3 in Pasay City on March 13, 2020, following President Duterte's announcement of a community quarantine on March 15 to prevent to prevent the spread of covid-19. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

GUIDELINES: Luzon 'enhanced community quarantine'

Mar 16, 2020 - 11:32 PM

(UPDATED) What Malacañang calls an 'enhanced community quarantine' takes effect midnight of Tuesday, March 17

QUARANTINE. Policemen patrolling the community quarantine control point at the Susana Heights-SLEX exit, check body temperature and identification cards of commuters entering Metro Manila on March 16, 2020. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Duterte places Luzon on lockdown to battle coronavirus

Mar 16, 2020 - 4:19 PM

(4th UPDATE) Calling the measure an 'enhanced community quarantine,' the President orders over 57 million people in 8 regions to stay home after officials struggle to implement strict social distancing measures in Metro Manila

TOTAL LOCKDOWN. Metro Manila skyline. Photo by Rhaydz Barcia/Rappler