Customers buy Christmas decorations from a Manila street stall in 2018. Photo: AFP Customers buy Christmas decorations from a Manila street stall in 2018. Photo: AFP
Customers buy Christmas decorations from a Manila street stall in 2018. Photo: AFP

Filipinos told to cut the Christmas revelry amid fears of Covid-19 super-spreading events

  • The country’s biggest holiday is an exuberant combination of Philippine, US, Spanish and Chinese customs and traditions
  • While there is some complacency as Covid-19 spreads, many are toning down or skipping the festivities to protect their loved ones

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Customers buy Christmas decorations from a Manila street stall in 2018. Photo: AFP Customers buy Christmas decorations from a Manila street stall in 2018. Photo: AFP
Customers buy Christmas decorations from a Manila street stall in 2018. Photo: AFP
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