Mall operators and supermarkets have announced their adjusted schedules and operating hours from March 29 to April 4, in compliance with the regulations for the enhanced community quarantine in the Metro Manila, Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal (NCR+) bubble.
Because of the ECQ, a number of establishments will be closed during this period, although essential goods stores such as supermarkets and pharmacies are allowed to operate.
Senior citizens, children under the age of 18, pregnant women, and individuals with co-morbidities are not allowed to leave their homes during the ECQ. A curfew from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m. is also in effect.
While a number of malls and groceries are open, specific services and establishments such as banks and restaurants may be closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday, April 1 and 2.
Here's a list of mall and grocery schedules from March 29 to April 4:
In compliance with ECQ rules, SM Malslin the NCR+ area will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from March 29 to March 30 and from April 3 to April 4.
Malls will be closed from April 1 to April 2. SM Supermarkets placed under ECQ are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from March 29 to April 4.
Ayala Malls announced on its social media pages that only supermarkets, drug stores, banks, and restaurants with takeout and delivery services will be available for their malls within the NCR+ area from March 29 to April 4.
Megaworld Lifestyle Malls
Retail establishments at Megaworld Lifestyle Malls are temporarily closed from March 29 to April 4. However, their banks, supermarkets, pharmacies, convenience stores, select restaurants with delivery and takeout services, and hardware stores remain open.
Supermarkets, pharmacies, banks, hardware stores, convenience stores, select restaurants with takeout and delivery services, and other essentials remain open at Robinson Malls during the ECQ.
Supermarkets will operate from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., while establishments for essential services are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Select establishments remain open at Vista Malls from March 29 to April 4, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Their supermarkets are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., while their home essential stores are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Waltermart malls are open on April 1, Maundy Thursday, and will be closed on April 2, Good Friday.
All S&R locations will be closed on April 1, Maundy Thursday, and April 2, Good Friday.
All Day Supermarket branches are open from March 29 to April 4 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.