(Philstar.com) – January 14, 2021 – 9:05am MANILA, Philippines — The close contacts of the man who tested positive for the new coronavirus variant, believed to be more contagious, had been traced and isolated, the Quezon City government said. The Department of Health confirmed on Wednesday the country’s first confirmed case of the COVID-19 variant that was first seen in the United Kingdom: a 29-year-old man who returned from the United Arab Emirates. The man, a resident of Quezon City, left for