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Monday, June 15 17:54 GMT – Partial restrictions to remain in capital as Philippines tackles virus
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said partial restrictions would remain in place in the capital Manila for another two weeks because the threat from the coronavirus was still present.
But Duterte reinstated strict lockdown rules in Cebu City, the country’s fifth most populous city, following an increase in new infections there.
“The battle against COVID-19 is not yet over,” Duterte said in an address.
Restrictions were further eased in provinces and cities with low cases of the virus to help restore business activity in the Southeast Asian economy, which is expected to shrink for the
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