A Philippines resident being inoculated with the AstraZeneca vaccine. photo: AP A Philippines resident being inoculated with the AstraZeneca vaccine. photo: AP
A Philippines resident being inoculated with the AstraZeneca vaccine. photo: AP

Coronavirus: Philippines returns 13 million residents to lockdown; Australia targets 80 per cent vaccination

  • From August 6-20, residents of Metro Manila cannot leave their homes except for essential shopping
  • Meanwhile, the Australian government has tied the reopening of its borders and ending lockdowns to vaccination rates

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A Philippines resident being inoculated with the AstraZeneca vaccine. photo: AP A Philippines resident being inoculated with the AstraZeneca vaccine. photo: AP
A Philippines resident being inoculated with the AstraZeneca vaccine. photo: AP
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