Deaths due to bad weather now at 39

Deaths due to bad weather now at 39

Fatalities due to inclement weather since January 1 have already jumped to 39, according to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC).

50,000 kgs smuggled onions confiscated

50,000 kgs smuggled onions confiscated

Some 50,000 kilograms of smuggled onions that were classified in import permits as bread and pastries were intercepted and confiscated by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) at the Mindanao Container Terminal (MCT) Port in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental.

Battle for Negros Oriental governor seat intensifies

Battle for Negros Oriental governor seat intensifies

Negros Oriental Gov. Pryde Henry Teves, flanked by Buglasan Festival 2022 organizers continue with their weekly media press conference despite the assumption of Gov. Roel Degamo into office. | via Roi Lomotan DUMAGUETE CITY - The Province of Negros Oriental now...

More ‘brownouts’ expected in Negros Oriental

More ‘brownouts’ expected in Negros Oriental

DUMAGUETE CITY – Parts of the province of Negros Oriental have started rotational brownouts in recent weeks owing to the lack of power supplied by the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP).

DSWD wants evacuation centers in every municipality

DSWD wants evacuation centers in every municipality

By Social Welfare and Development Secretary Erwin Tulfo on Monday said he wanted each municipality in the country to have an evacuation center following the onslaught of typhoon "Karding."In a typhoon situation briefing with President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr.,...

LTFRB allows standing passengers in PUVs in Alert Level 1 areas

LTFRB allows standing passengers in PUVs in Alert Level 1 areas

By The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has allowed standing passengers inside certain public utility vehicles in areas under Alert Level 1.In a memorandum circular, the LTFRB said public utility buses (PUBs) and modern public utility...

OCTA: Metro Manila Covid-19 cases exceed August peak

OCTA: Metro Manila Covid-19 cases exceed August peak

By Metro Manila's Covid-19 cases hit a new peak since early August on Sept. 25, the OCTA Research team said on Monday.OCTA fellow Guido David said the 1,600 new Covid-19 cases recorded in the region on Sept. 25 exceeded the August peak of 1,502 cases.David also noted...