Luzon-wide state of calamity declared

Luzon-wide state of calamity declared

TOTO LOZANO/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO President Rodrigo Duterte has placed Luzon under a state of calamity after the island suffered billions of pesos in infrastructure and agriculture damage due to recent typhoons.In a televised address aired on Tuesday, Duterte said he...
PH’s Covid-19 state of calamity extended by one year

PH’s Covid-19 state of calamity extended by one year

President Rodrigo Duterte has extended the country’s Covid-19 state of calamity until September 2021. The extension took effect on Sept. 13 and will last until Sept. 12, 2021. According to Proclamation No. 1021, the state of calamity declaration may be...
Duterte to extend PH’s state of calamity declaration

Duterte to extend PH’s state of calamity declaration

President Rodrigo Duterte will “definitely” extend the state of calamity declaration in the Philippines, Malacañang said on Thursday. Duterte placed the country under a six-month state of calamity on March 16 through Proclamation No. 929. It expired...