The number of Filipinos from the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Japan that are under investigation rises after two quarantined individuals are brought to the hospital due to sore throat. The BI imposes travel restrictions on South Korea amid the rising cases of COVID-19 in the north Asian country. Pres. Rodrigo Duterte bans the use of vape and e-cigarettes within enclosed public places through Executive Order 106. Supporters of the Kapamilya network gather around the ABS-CBN headquarters once again to call for the renewal of the media giant's franchise.