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Breaking: Taiwan now included to TRAVEL BAN as announced and clarified by DOH

The Department of Health (DOH) on Monday clarified that the Philippines’ suddenly imposes temporary travel restrictions to Taiwan amid the 2019 novel coronavirus (nCoV).

"Since we have a temporary travel restriction on China, then Taiwan is included,” Health Undersecretary Eric Domingo"

"When we asked the World Health Organization very, very clearly, they always refer to just one China and Taiwan is included, even in their official reports,” he added.

The temporary travel ban covers visitors coming from mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macau, and likewise bars Filipinos from traveling to these countries. The Philippines imposed these travel controls in a bid to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Taiwan confirmed its 18th confirmed nCoV case on Sunday.


1 comment:

  1. Good day po, just for clarification lang po included ba yung mga nagtravel na pinoy sa taiwan last feb 07-09,2020 sa dapat mag undergo ng self quarantine? Please reply may co employee po kasi kaming galing taiwan e papasok na po siya bukas actually absent siya 2 days ago na kasi masakit ang katawan..


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