MANILA, PHILIPPINES – At least 15 individuals at the Central Office of the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) in Manila have tested positive for the coronavirus disease or COVID-19. These include 13 personnel, 1 utility, and 1 security staff.

Stakeholders who visited or transacted business at the 3rd, 10th, and 11th floors of the Agency last Monday, 18 January 2021 and onwards, are strongly advised to monitor their health and watch out for any symptoms that may arise. Those who are experiencing symptoms are urged to undergo swab tests.