Daily Archives: May 9, 2020

Philippines to allow int’l flight arrivals at Manila’s airport for a month

MANILA, The Philippines will allow international flight arrivals at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) beginning on May 11, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) said on Saturday. “Starting on May 11, inbound international charter and commercial flights landing at the NAIA will have assigned days,” said the CAAP advisory. “The restrictions, which

Singapore reports 768 new COVID-19 cases, 21,707 in total

SINGAPORE, Singapore’s Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 768 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 21,707. Of the newly confirmed cases, 11 were cases in the community, seven were work permit holders residing outside dormitories, and 750 were work permit holders residing in dormitories. There were no imported

Chinese companies donate 600,000 masks to ASEAN countries

NANNING, A total of 600,000 surgical masks donated by five Chinese companies to aid anti-virus efforts in six ASEAN countries have been transported Friday from Nanning, capital of south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The six countries are Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Hoang Ngoc Vinh, consul general of Vietnam in Nanning,