Skip to content
Subscriber Only

Philippines Now Has Worst Covid Outbreak in Southeast Asia

  • Nation’s virus cases near 120,000, surpassing Indonesia
  • Philippines says it now has highest testing capacity in region
Video player cover image
Philippines Says Government Savings Used Up Amid Pandemic
Updated on

Follow Bloomberg on LINE messenger for all the business news and analysis you need.

Despite imposing the longest, strictest lockdown in Southeast Asia, coronavirus cases in the Philippines have now surged to almost 120,000, eclipsing Indonesia to become the region’s biggest outbreak.