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Boat trips around Luzon suspended due to ‘Rosita’

Vessel trips were canceled on Monday in some ports in Luzon due to the rough sea condition brought by "Typhoon Rosita." The Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) said that all boat operations at the Batangas port were suspended due to the inclement weather. The Batangas province has been placed under Tropical Cyclone No. 1 by the weather bureau. Marina also said that the motorbanca operations in all ports in Regions 1 and 2 are also canceled due to the typhoon. The province of Batanes of Region 1 was placed under Signal No. 1 while Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, and La Union, were placed under Signal No. 2. The Isabela province of Region 2 has been placed under Cyclone Warni...Keep on reading: Boat trips around Luzon suspended due to ‘Rosita’.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerOct 29th, 2018

2,000 Undas travelers stranded in ports due to Rosita | ABS-CBN News

Some 2,000 passengers were stranded Tuesday in several ports across Luzon after typhoon Rosita forced the cancellation of boat trips amid the All Saints' Day and All Souls' Day rush, the Philippine Co.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsOct 30th, 2018

Over 1,900 stranded at seaports due to Typhoon Rosita

Please refresh this page for updates. MANILA, Philippines – More than 1,900 passengers were stranded after sea trips were canceled due to Typhoon Rosita (Yutu) . The Philippine Coast Guard said at least 1,937 passengers, 189 rolling cargoes, 11 vessels, and 1 motor boat have been stranded in various ports as of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 30th, 2018

LGUs suspend classes, work as Northern Luzon braces for ‘Rosita’

Local chief executives suspended classes in at least three provinces in Northern Luzon in preparation and as a precaution to adverse effects of Typhoon Rosita (International name: Yutu)......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsOct 29th, 2018

Class cancellations for Monday, Oct. 29, 2018

Classes are suspended in some areas in Luzon for Monday, October 29, 2018 due to the expected bad weather from Typhoon Rosita.   Source link link: Class cancellations for Monday, Oct. 29, 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 27th, 2018

Interisland bridge a boon Guimarasnons – guv

THE Panay-Guimaras-Negros Bridge would be beneficial during stormy weather, according to Guimaras Gov. Samuel Gumarin. Gumarin said that the bridge would serve as an alternative for Guimarasnons when boat trips are suspended when a storm signal is raised in the region. “Ever since it is a dream of Guimaras Province because we are suffering whenever […] The post Interisland bridge a boon Guimarasnons – guv appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018

TS Henry halts classes, boat trips in Iloilo City

Classes in Iloilo City were suspended and motor banca trips were temporarily canceled due to the effects of the southwest monsoon (habagat) enhanced by tropical storm “Henry.” While TS Henry exited the Philippine Area of Responsibility morning of July 17, the habagat continued to bring heavy rains to some parts of the country. Mayor Joe […] The post TS Henry halts classes, boat trips in Iloilo City appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 18th, 2018

Passengers, vehicles stranded as ‘Marce’ hovers near Surigao City

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews / 25 Nov) – Around 360 passengers and 130 vehicles bound for the Visayas and Luzon were stranded in one of the ports in the city as Tropical Cyclone “Marce” hovered close to the city. Boat trips bound for Siargao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 25th, 2016

Pinoy Inventor Develops Unsinkable Portable Rescue Boat

A Filipino inventor has developed an unsinkable rescue boat, which he claims as one of its kind in the world. In an interview, Ronald Pagsanghan, the enterprising inventor, said he thought of developing an unsinkable boat after he witnessed the devastation of Typhoon Ketsana, known as “Ondoy” in the Philippines, in Luzon, including Metro Manila, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

9 out of 11 Natonin barangays still isolated due to landslide | News

A week had passed since Typhoon Rosita ravaged Northern Luzon, but most of the barangays in the lanslide-hit town of Natonin, Mountain Province remained isolated......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 7th, 2018

Agriculture damage due to Typhoon Rosita climbs to P2.3 billion

Damage to agriculture in Northern Luzon due to Typhoon Rosita has soared to P2.34 billion, according to the Department of Agriculture. Source link link: Agriculture damage due to Typhoon Rosita climbs to P2.3 billion.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 6th, 2018

Agriculture damage due to Typhoon Rosita climbs to P2.3 billion

Damage to agriculture in Northern Luzon due to Typhoon Rosita has soared to P2.34 billion, according to the Department of Agriculture......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 5th, 2018

Ecija town mayor suspended over waste disposal MOA

LUPAO, Nueva Ecija -- The mayor of this Central Luzon town has been slapped with a three-month suspension without pay by the Office of the Ombudsman for hiring a waste management firm without the approval of the town council.   In a six-page resolution released on Oct. 19 but made publicon Monday(Nov. 5), the Ombudsman found Mayor Alex Rommel Romano administratively liable for simple misconduct when he entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with the Metro Clark Waste Management Corporation (MCWMC) on Feb. 1, 2017 for the disposal of Lupao's residual solid waste.   The complaint was filed by Vice Mayor Robert Ganayo.   Romano had argued that a waste deal w...Keep on reading: Ecija town mayor suspended over waste disposal MOA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 5th, 2018

Agricultural damage from Typhoon Rosita hits P1.85 billion

MANILA, Philippines – Typhoon Rosita (Yutu)  resulted in at least P1.85 billion in agricultural damage, said the Department of Agriculture's Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Operations Center (DA-DRRMOC) on Saturday, November 3. Agricultural goods lost to the typhoon was estimated at 98,870 metric tons and covered 93,209 hectares in Northern Luzon. A ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 4th, 2018

Gale warning over northern and western seaboards of Northern Luzon

QUEZON CITY, Nov. 1 (PIA) -- DOST Pagasa said the trough of Yutu (formerly known as Severe Tropical Storm Rosita) will still send rains over Batanes and Babuyan Group of Islands two days after cros.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2018

Graves destroyed in Typhoon Rosita’s onslaught

Even the dead were not spared from the wrath of Typhoon Rosita that ravaged northern Luzon just days before All Saints’ Day. Source link link: Graves destroyed in Typhoon Rosita’s onslaught.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

Duterte satisfied with gov t response to Rosita

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday expressed satisfaction with the government’s response to the effects of Typhoon Rosita, which left over a dozen casualties in its wake as it swept through northern Luzon. Source link link: Duterte satisfied with gov't response to Rosita.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

Thousands of residents reeling from effects of Typhoon Rosita

Many residents across Luzon have been displaced, lost their source of income, rendered homeless after Typhoon Rosita barreled through northern Luzon, Mariz Umali reported on State of the Nation with Jessica Soho. Source link link: Thousands of residents reeling from effects of Typhoon Rosita.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

PRRD to visit Rosita victims in Mt. Province

MANILA, Nov. 1 -- President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled to visit the victims of Typhoon Rosita in Northern Luzon, particularly landslide-hit areas in Mountain Province, his former top aide said We.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

Gale warning over northern and western seaboards of Northern Luzon

QUEZON CITY, Nov. 1 (PIA) -- DOST Pagasa said the trough of Yutu (formerly known as Severe Tropical Storm Rosita) will still send rains over Batanes and Babuyan Group of Islands two days after cros.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

Duterte orders gov’t officials to ‘bring back normalcy’ to typhoon-hit areas

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday ordered government officials to strive to"return to normalcy as soon as possible" the areas ravaged by Typhoon "Rosita." Duterte visited Isabela two days after the typhoon hit the province and other parts of northern Luzon. READ: WATCH: 'Rosita's' strong wind batters Isabela Despite the report from the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) that at least 15 people died, the President said he was "satisfied" with government's response to the disaster in Isabela. "I am satisfied with the response of government; everybody's here. And I think everyone is doing their duty. I'd like to thank you for that," he said in a...Keep on reading: Duterte orders gov’t officials to ‘bring back normalcy’ to typhoon-hit areas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018