With Typhoon Ompong battering a large part of the country after making landfall early Saturday, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has announced that 4,688 passengers were reportedly stranded in various…
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Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has ordered Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña to release all seized food items in its warehouses so they can be added to the government's relief goods inventory in preparation for Typhoon Ompong.
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National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) briefs House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo over the floodings in Central and Northern Luzon
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Adverse weather conditions brought about by Tropical Storm Henry and Severe Tropical Storm Inday have so far affected 46,877 families in 222 barangays in Ilocos, Central Luzon, Western Visayas, Calabarzon, Mimaropa, and the National Capital…
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Senator Panfilo Lacson wants National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) abolished, replaced by new agency on disasters
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Senator Ping Lacson wants the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) abolished and replaced with a new national government agency for all disasters in order to hasten implementation of rehabilitation projects.
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State auditors scored the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) for its failure to prepare the criteria and procedure for the enlistment of its volunteers in times of natural disasters.
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With Typhoon Karen now threatening a huge part of the country, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council
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Considering that the Philippines is a hotbed of disasters, Senator Grace Poe on Tuesday pushed for a stronger implementation of the Free Mobile Disaster Alerts Act.
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Government agencies are already on standby as "Carina" intensified further into a severe tropical storm and is threatening Cagayan area, a Malacanang official said Sunday.
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Days before Christmas, President Benigno Aquino III is scheduled to visit on Wednesday the provinces of Northern Samar and Oriental Mindoro -- both battered by “Nona” last week -- to distribute relief goods to typhoon victims.
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Sen. Francis "Chiz" Escudero again took potshots against the administration on Friday (Nov. 6, 2015) for the inability of government agencies to disburse cash donations intended for calamity and disaster relief efforts as the country marks…
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Running for vice president has entailed major sacrifices not only on the part of Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo, but also from her children. ABS-CBN has reported that the lawmaker’s eldest daughter, Aika, is set to quit from her job…
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All students in public and private schools as well as workers in all government offices in Metro Manila can now go home and avoid getting stuck in flood. This was after Malacañang issued Memorandum Circular 77 on Monday (June 6)…