Pay but don’t stay: DOT probing 2-3 hotels over ‘absentee quarantine packages’

The Department of Tourism (DOT) is investigating two to three hotels for offering so called “absentee quarantine packages,” where returning Filipinos from abroad are allowed to pay their way out of the mandatory five-day isolation period. The hotels’ modus came to light after Berjaya Hotel Makati admitted to letting its guest, Gwyneth Ann Chua, leave […]