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Philippine Consulate-Dubai announces ‘new normal’ protocols for OFWs availing services


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The Philippine Consulate General in Dubai and the Northern Emirates announced on its Facebook page the ‘new normal’ measures to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus.

In a statement, the consulate adapts ‘no appointment, no entry on all consular and ATN services.’ It urges OFWs to secure an appointment on, with an exception on reporting of death.

“Observe proper physical distancing. Always wear face mask. These are guidelines are strictly implemented to prevent the spread of the virus for the safety of everyone,” the statement added.

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