House Speaker Lord Allan Velasco allays concerns over possible pork insertions in the proposed P4.5-trillion 2021 national budget following the lower chamber's approval of the General Appropriations Bill on third and final reading. The local government of Navotas City respects the IATF's decision to further ease COVID-19 restrictions, but maintains strict ordinances in the area. A rollback in gasoline price and an increase in diesel and kerosene prices are set to take effect next week. Enchanted Kingdom officially opens to the public after seven months. Baguio City is set to reopen its doors to tourists coming from all of Luzon starting October 22.