Malls announce operating hours during week-long ECQ in Greater Manila area

MANILA, Philippines — The management of various shopping malls in the country have announced their adjusted operating hours in Metro Manila and four other provinces during the week-long enhanced community quarantine (ECQ).

The government placed Metro Manila, Rizal, Bulacan, Cavite and Laguna under ECQ starting March 29 until April 4 due to the surge in new COVID-19 cases.


SM Supermalls said only essential stores like supermarkets, banks, pharmacies, hardware stores and restaurants that offer takeout and delivery will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

It also offered free parking to all customers during the ECQ implementation.

#SMAnnouncements: Only essential stores in SM malls in Metro Manila, Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal will remain open…

Posted by SM Supermalls on Saturday, March 27, 2021

Essential stores in Robinsons Malls will also remain open, but with an adjusted operating hours. Its supermarkets will operate from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. while other stores will open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

“During this period, we will offer FREE PARKING (excluding overnight parking),” it said in a Facebook post.

? #RobinsonsMallsAdvisory ?In line with recent IATF guidelines, only the following establishments will remain open in…


Posted by Robinsons Malls on Saturday, March 27, 2021

Shangri-La Plaza said its essential stores will remain open between 11 a.m. to 5 p.m during the week-long ECQ except on April 1 (Maundy Thursday) and April 2 (Good Friday.)

Here’s Shangri-La Plaza’s adjusted mall hours from March 29 to April 4, 2021. We continuously pray and hope for everyone’s safety! Continue to check our websites and social media accounts for more updates.

Posted by Shangri-La Plaza on Saturday, March 27, 2021

Ayala Malls, Megaworld Lifestyle Malls and Shangri-La Plaza have also separately announced the only essential stores will remain open during the week-long ECQ. It advised mall goers to tune in their Facebook pages for further announcements on operating hours.

MALL ADVISORYOur supermarkets, pharmacies, convenience stores, banks and select restaurants, hardware and other…

Posted by Megaworld Lifestyle Malls on Saturday, March 27, 2021

Let’s all keep safe. Here is our latest advisory in compliance with the recent IATF guidelines. Please also be guided…

Posted by Ayala Malls on Saturday, March 27, 2021

Starting Monday until April 4, a curfew from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m. will be implemented in Metro Manila and the four provinces under ECQ.


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