Lockdown exemptions for HMO, health insurance firm workers extended to Visayas, Mindanao

As enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) had been imposed in areas outside Luzon that have high COVID-19 cases, the Insurance Commission (IC) has allowed health insurers and health maintenance organizations (HMOs) in Visayas and Mindanao to apply for lockdown exemptions. Insurance Commissioner Dennis B. Funa on May 5 issued a circular to supplement guidelines to the […]

Aviation industry opposes leaving middle seat empty

The aviation industry has taken a big hit in the coronavirus crisis, as lockdown measures and travel restrictions bite. © istock.com/Alan Morris The aviation industry has taken a big hit in the coronavirus crisis, as lockdown measures and travel restrictions bite....