KidZania Manila Announce Shutdown Due To COVID-19 Impact

KidZania Manila Announce Shutdown Due To COVID-19 Impact


Stay Fit This Quarantine As Globe Brings You HomeCourt

Get your game face on as Globe brings you your favorite NBA superstars with HomeCourt!

Phoenix SUPER LPG Now Accepts Card Payments

Phoenix SUPER LPG launches online payment option to help promote contactless payment transaction amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Phoenix SUPER LPG To Fire Up Two New GrabKitchens

Phoenix SUPER LPG has penned an exclusive partnership with 2 GrabKitchens!

SM Conducts Several Rounds Of Testing On COVID-19 For Over 140,000 In Its Workforce

SM boasts that it has already conducted over 140,000 rapid tests across its different companies.

KidZania Manila, handled by ABS-CBN Corporation, announced that it will be permanently closing down after months of shutdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic effective August 31.

According to a statement they released on Wednesday, the amusement park wrote that their suspension of operations in compliance to the community quarantine has created a “massive impact” to their revenues.

“Even if we are allowed to operate in the future, the ‘new normal’ will prohibit mass gatherings and require children to remain at home,” it explained. “These conditions have left us with no choice but to close the play city’s doors permanently.”

During this difficult time, the company assured that they aided their employees by allocating severance benefits as well as job placement programs.

“Lastly, we salute our Kals―the Generation KidZania―who have spent time with us with unrelenting passion and spirit, which we hope they will keep alive as they face the future and build a better world,” the statement ended.

KidZania Manila is a theme park founded at Park Triangle in Bonifacio Global City. It offers over sixty interactive activities that help kids explore interests and life skills.

Launched on August 7, 2015, KidZania Manila will officially mark its fifth year next month. It suspended operations on March 11 and will permanently close on August 31.

Photo Credit: KidZania Manila Official Facebook Page

Zamboanga City To Build 3 Clustered Isolation Facilities

Zamboanga City is allocating PHP10 million for the construction of three clustered isolation facilities in three barangays.

PH Covid-19 Recoveries Rise By 38,075 To 65,064; Cases Now 89K

COVID-19 cases in PH now at 89K. Stay at home, everyone.

Tarlac City Farmers Avail Of Free Agri Inputs To Boost Production

Tarlac Farmers have availed of free agricultural inputs as part of the implementation of the DA's Rice Resiliency Project under the “Plant, Plant, Plant” Program.

Hong Kong Bans Dine-In At Restaurants and Make Mask Wearing Compulsory

Safety should be our top priority and focus right now. Always wear a face mask and observe social distancing when you are outside to lessen the spread of the coronavirus.

Thai Series “STILL 2GETHER,” “COME TO ME,” And “I’M TEE ME TOO,” Landing Soon On iWant

These Filipino-dubbed Thai series will premiere on iWant soon! Will you be watching?

Mayor Joy: COVID-19 Recovery Rate Reaches 60% In QC

Natutuwang ibinalita ni Mayor Joy na umabot na sa 60% ang recovery rate sa Quezon City.

MRT-3 Moves Suspension Of Weekend Ops To October, November

MRT-3 has rescheduled its planned suspension of operations during weekends for rail replacement works from August and September to October and November of this year.

DA Confirms Bird Flu In Pampanga Egg Farm

DA confirmed the detection of a highly pathogenic avian influenza strain in a poultry layer or egg-producing farm in San Luis, Pampanga.