“Paeng” spotted over Eastern Samar

“Paeng” spotted over Eastern Samar

Tropical Storm Paeng’s center was spotted at 520 km East of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Phivolcs) said. 

Marcos Jr. defends new health usec

Marcos Jr. defends new health usec

President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Wednesday said former Philippine top cop Camilo Cascolan was appointed to the Department of Health (DOH) to oversee its administrative functions, not to be a decision-maker in crucial health issues.

‘Paeng’ retains strength while moving over the PH Sea

‘Paeng’ retains strength while moving over the PH Sea

In its 5 p.m. bulletin, Paeng’s center was spotted at 945 km east of Eastern Visayas (12.4°N, 133.3°E). It has maximum sustained winds of 45 km/h near the center, gustiness of up to 55 km/h, and central pressure of 1004 hPa.

PH to make indoor mask use voluntary

PH to make indoor mask use voluntary

President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. is set to issue an executive order making voluntary the mask-wearing policy in indoor areas, Tourism Secretary Christina Frasco said on Tuesday,

Marcos Jr.: PH ready to return to normal

Marcos Jr.: PH ready to return to normal

By President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. on Sunday said the Philippines was ready to return to pre-Covid-19 pandemic normalcy as he graced the culminating activity of the Masskara Festival in Bacolod.In his speech, the president said he was glad the country had...

Interior dep’t tells LGUs to  deal with VaxCertPH backlog

Interior dep’t tells LGUs to deal with VaxCertPH backlog

By Interior Secretary Benjamin "Benhur" Abalos Jr. on Thursday urged local government units (LGUs) to address the 1.4-million backlog in the encoding of VaxCertPH records, the government’s official digital vaccination certificate program..In a statement, Abalos said...

3 areas under Signal No. 1 due to Obet

3 areas under Signal No. 1 due to Obet

Tropical Depression Obet maintained its strength and put three areas in Northern Luzon under Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal (TCWS) No. 1, PAGASA said.