Rappler's latest stories on enhanced community quarantine
Without a home and livelihood for nearly 3 months because of the coronavirus lockdown, driver Julius Evangelista and his family live inside his jeepney
'Yung mga areas na meron pa ring mga ano, infection baka yun na lang ang ikontrol natin ng konti,' says Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana
(2nd UPDATE) Drinking alcoholic drinks in public places such as restaurants and bars is still prohibited
Confused by travel restrictions under different levels of community quarantine? Here's your guide to what's allowed and what isn't.
Essential workers or authorized persons outside residence are still the only ones allowed to leave and enter Metro Manila, explains Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque
Sitio Upper in the mountain village of Bacayan is the latest addition to the list, even as Cebu City transitions to modified enhanced community quarantine
(UPDATED) Priests, imams, rabbis, and other religious ministers may conduct religious services in houses as long as health protocols are observed, says the government
The government releases new guidelines governing areas under ECQ, MECQ, GCQ, and MGCQ
The biggest Metro Manila city releases rules on allowed businesses, transportation, and activities for the period of modified enhanced community quarantine
(2nd UPDATE) The changes to the country's strictest form of quarantine allows more industries to resume operations while giving local governments the power to declare hard lockdowns in barangays with COVID-19 cases
Researchers say data show ECQ had 'gains' that must be sustained until mass testing and contact tracing are scaled up
'Priority' private sector construction works like housing, food production facilities, and energy facilities can now take place even under the strictest form of community quarantine
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Manila police detain student Rexon Aumentado over a supposedly invalid quarantine pass. Human rights lawyer Erin Tañada calls the detention a form of 'harassment.'
Cops arrest 44 Chinese and 9 Filipinos in a house in Parañaque that was being used to run an illegal POGO operation
The mayor of Cordova says the post of Maria Shanyl Emeliano was 'creating panic'
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This follows similar moves from Netflix, iFlix, and YouTube
An increase in calls and text messages is also observed
Closed for the duration of the Luzon-wide lockdown, Popburri turns itself into a temporary home for street-dwellers who have nowhere to go amid the coronavirus outbreak
This comes after an association of meat processors warned of a shortage due to checkpoint issues
The enhanced community quarantine is now being implemented Luzon-wide to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus
Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles says this also applies to the Filipinos' foreign spouses and children, and other permanent residents of the Philippines
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
(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
(UPDATED) What Malacañang calls an 'enhanced community quarantine' takes effect midnight of Tuesday, March 17
(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