Commuters hitch a ride on a customized tricycle as public transportation remains limited in Davao City while under general community quarantine. (Keith Bacongco)
Like in most places in the country that implements a “no movement Sunday,” but not for these telco workers.
Perhaps, the biggest news in Davao City that broke out in June: the indefinite suspension of operations of the city’s first and only five star hotel — The Marco Polo Davao. Like many business establishments, Marco Polo was among those hit hard by the impact of the pandemic in our economy.
A Catholic devotee lights a candle outside the San Pedro Cathedral, as churches remain closed while Davao City is under general community quarantine (GCQ).
A plastic sheet serves as barrier of an agricultural supply store in downtown Davao City. Business establishments have put up barriers as part of health protocols to combat the spread of Covid-19.
A man jogs around Sta. Ana Port in Davao City. But quarantine measures and closure of beach resorts in Samal Island deserted this bustling port.
Dual purpose.
Health protocol reminders are posted outside a hardware store in Davao City, which is still under general community quarantine due spike of Covid-19 cases.
When public transportation resumed operations under GCQ, plastic sheets barriers have become among required the health protocols.
Aside from public utility vehicles (PUV), motorized boats also impose health protocols as they ferrry passengers across Davao River in Davao Citry.
As dine-in has been allowed in areas under general community quarantine, customers are seated far apart from each other just like in this fastfood restaurant Davao City.
A woman walks through the misting tent before going inside the densely populated area of Barangay 23C, one of the identified high risk areas in Davao City due to rising number of Covid-19 cases.
A woman drops an erollment form inside the box outside the Davao City National High School as part of health protocols in all educational institutions during this time of pandemic.
Taxi cabs waiting for arrival of air passengers in Davao International Airport.
A biker keeps his balance as he pedals across the hanging bridge in remote village in Davao City.
A passenger shows her food and medicine pass at a control point in Matina.
Medical frontliners pose for a selife during a break from their daily routine in Davao City.
A boy dives into the sea to collect seashells in the coastal village of Matina Aplaya.