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DOT: Most dive spot workers inoculated

/ 05:10 AM November 27, 2021
The DOT wants to provide free swab tests for tourists nationwide to jumpstart the vibrancy of the country’s tourism industry.

Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat. Photo courtesy of DOT/FILE

MANILA, Philippines — Most tourism workers employed in accredited dive establishments across the country have already been vaccinated against COVID-19, according to the Department of Tourism (DOT).

Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said 95.78 percent of tourism workers employed in 105 dive establishments, or 1,342 out of 1,401 workers, have either received their first dose or completed their vaccination.

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The remaining 59 employees or 4.21 percent are still for inoculation. —TINA G. SANTOS

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