Philippines eases COVID-19 restrictions, GCQ to start on August 19

The Philippine Government is transitioning to General Community Quarantine (GCQ), a less restrictive form of lockdown.

DOLE – 600K OFWs affected by pandemic applied for cash assistance

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has already processed more than 600K applications for its one-time cash aid program for OFWs.
Philippine holidays

Philippine Holidays 2021 – regular holidays and special non-working days

Here is the complete list of Philippine holidays (including regular holidays and special non-working days) for 2021.