More business activities will be allowed.


  • On 28 July, the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID)has approved the partial opening of more business establishments in the areas of General Community Quarantine (GCQ) and Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ). More business activities will be allowed in August.
  • Based on IATF Resolution No. 59 1, reopening business activities under Category IV in the MGCQ areas has been approved. The approved business activities include

    – Full body massage
    – Tattoo and body piercing
    – Live events
    – Entertainment industries
    – Libraries, archives, museums and cultural centers
    – Tourist attractions
    – Language, driving, dance/acting/voice schools

  • For GCQ areas, business include testing and tutorial centers, gyms and sports facilities, internet cafes, establishments offering personal grooming and aesthetic services, and pet grooming will be allowed to gradually open in August. However, these sectors are only allowed to operate at a maximum capacity of 30%.