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The Philippines will not open its borders to international visitors until the second half of 2021 and plans to gradually reactivate domestic tourism in October, a spokesman for the Department of Tourism told EFE on Monday.

"When other countries lift border controls, the Department of Tourism expects international visitors from the region in the second half of 2021," said spokeswoman Czarina Zara-Loyola.EFE-EPA

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