2 weeks No ‘silver bullet’ solution: Tourism workers bear brunt of COVID-19 blow Inquirer
Travel agent Jerina Natividad and her husband lived a comfortable life before the global outbreak of the coronavirus disease. She worked for an agency that catered to high-profile clients and celebrities. It was a job that seemed as glamorous as it was stressful. Her husband, meanwhile, was self-employed and managed his own tapsihan restaurant. Her birth to a healthy baby last January brought more joy to their life. But nothing have prepared them for what was to happen months later. When COVID-19 struck, their life took a 180-degree turn. Luzon and other areas went on lockdown last March, which halted ... more