Ni Monica N. Ladisla
Source: PNA
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Inaprubahan na ng Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases ang listahan ng mga sektor na kasali sa Priority Group A4 na kabilang sa COVID-19 vaccination plan ng gobyerno.

Ayon kay Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, kabilang sa listahang ito ang mga sektor sa industriya ng transportasyon, merkado, manufacturing, government services, hotels, edukasyon, at media.

Bukod pa rito, kasama rin sa listahan ang mga pinuno ng simbahan at mga opisyal nito, security personnel sa priority industries and sectors gayundin ang mga manggagawa sa telecoms, cable, internet providers, pati na rin ang nagtatrabaho sa electricity at water distribution utilities.

Inilabas na rin ang opisyal na listahan na kabilang sa Priority Group A4 at kabilang ang mga sumusunod sa mga inaasahang mabibigyan ng bakuna sa lalong madaling panahon:

  • commuter transport (land, air, and sea), including logistics
  • public and private wet and dry market vendors
  • frontline workers in groceries, supermarkets, delivery services
  • workers in manufacturing for food, beverage, medical and pharmaceutical products
  • frontline workers in food retail, including food service delivery
  • frontline workers in private and government financial services
  • frontline workers in hotels and accommodation establishments
  • priests, rabbis, imams, and other religious leaders
  • security guards/ personnel assigned in offices, agencies, and organizations identified in the list of priority industries/sectors
  • frontline workers in private and government news media
  • customer-facing personnel of telecoms, cable and internet service providers, electricity distribution and water distribution utilities
  • frontline personnel in basic education and higher education institutions and agencies
  • overseas Filipino workers, including those scheduled for deployment within two months
  • frontline workers in law/justice, security, and social protection sectors
  • frontline government workers engaged in the operations of government transport system, quarantine inspection; worker safety inspection and other COVID-19 response activities
  • frontline government workers in charge of tax collection, assessment of businesses for incentives, election, national ID, data collection personnel
  • diplomatic community and Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) personnel in consular operations
  • Department of Public Works and Highways personnel in charge of monitoring government infrastructure projects

Kaugnay nito, inaprubahan din umano ng IATF ang pagpapatuloy ng training ng mga national athlete para sa nalalapit na Tokyo Olympics sa Calamba, Laguna gayundin ang pagpapalawig ng temporary suspension sa foreign nationals sa bansa hanggang Abril 30.


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