June 25, 2020 (Thursday) – One new case has been confirmed positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Baguio City this afternoon. According to the Public Information Office – City of Baguio post, the new case recorded is 67-year old male from Hillside barangay. He was due for cataract operation and underwent swab test […]

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Following the World Health Organization’s (WHO) announcement that Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) ‘can be characterized as a pandemic,’ the alert level for the disease was raised to Code Red Sub-level 2 in the Philippines yesterday, March 12, 2020. Now, the city government of Baguio is working on intensifying efforts in preparation for preventing the spread of […]

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After discussions with health officials and members of the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF), President Rodrigo Duterte announced that Metro Manila will be placed under Community Quarantine and that stringent social distancing measures will be implemented for thirty (30) days in the National Capital Region (NCR). Guidelines for NCR’s Community Quarantine for […]

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[UPDATED as of March 16, 2020] The As per Executive Order No. 60, series of 2020, Mayor Benjamin Magalong orders the extension of the suspension of classes in all levels in Baguio City until April 15, 2020, or until assessment by the COVID-19 Inter-Agency Task Force, as a proactive response to the growing global concerns […]

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Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong is ordering barangay units to activate, mobilize, and deploy their barangay health emergency response teams (BHERTs) and to implement the directives provided by the 2019-nCoV Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF). Through Executive Order No. 33, S. 2020, the mayor urges barangay units to implement preventive measures and educate residents in their […]

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The Department of Education (DepEd) has suspended its national and regional events scheduled this February 2020 as a proactive response to the novel coronavirus acute respiratory disease (nCoV ARD). The upcoming activities included in the suspension are the following: National Science and Technology Fair (NSTF) DATE: February 10 to 14, 2020 VENUE: (to be announced) […]

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The city government of Baguio, together with the Department of Health – Cordillera Administrative Region, has decided to cancel upcoming activities in the city through a press briefing held at the Baguio City Hall this afternoon. As of the press briefing on Panagbenga Opening Parade and health advisory on 2019 Novel Coronavirus, Mayor Benjamin Magalong […]

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