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Ompong’s Wrath

Each time strong typhoon and passes, farmers tilling the lands on the banks of the Abra River lose their crops and land because of flooding. When Typhoon Ompong struck Ilocos Sur, among those hardest hit is the upland town of Quirino. While farmers in the coastal areas lost their harvest, farmers from Brgys. Patungcaleo, Namitpit and a number from Legleg lost both their crops and farms when Abra River overflowed. But “Ompong” is not the sole culprit, man-made conditions like large-scale mining and government neglect are contributory to this problem. Watch and listen to their stories......»»

Source: Nordis NordisCategory: NewsNov 14th, 2018Related News

578 Ompong victims in Kalinga get PRC cash aid

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Nov. 12 (PIA) -- Five hundred seventy eight families in the province who were among those still reeling from the effects of typhoon 'Ompong', received P3, 500 cash aid each.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsNov 12th, 2018Related News

578 Ompong victims in Kalinga get PRC cash aid

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Nov. 12 (PIA) -- Five hundred seventy eight families in the province who were among those still reeling from the effects of typhoon 'Ompong', received P3, 500 cash aid each.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsNov 12th, 2018Related News

USOK: Small Scale Miners’ Livelihood in Peril

On September 17, Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Roy Cimatu issued a ban on pocket mining in the Cordillera. The directive is Cimatu’s response after a massive landslide hit the mining town of Itogon at the height of Typhoon Ompong. More than a month after, thousands of families continue to look for alternative livelihood, with some already burried in debts. Small scale miners explain why the uplanned DENR order to close their operations is not fair and worst than the disaster brought by Typhoon Ompong......»»

Source: Nordis NordisCategory: NewsNov 11th, 2018Related News

SSS accepts calamity loan applications of Ompong victims in Tarlac

TARLAC CITY, Nov 9 (PIA) -- Social Security System (SSS) Tarlac Branch continues to accept calamity loan application of members and pensioners that were affected by typhoon "Ompong."Tarlac B.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsNov 9th, 2018Related News

SSS accepts calamity loan applications of Ompong victims in Tarlac

TARLAC CITY, Nov 9 (PIA) -- Social Security System (SSS) Tarlac Branch continues to accept calamity loan application of members and pensioners that were affected by typhoon "Ompong."Tarlac B.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsNov 9th, 2018Related News

SSS-Tabuk accepting calamity loan applications

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 29 (PIA) --The Social Security System (SSS)- Tabuk Service Office is now accepting calamity loan application to members affected by typhoon 'Ompong'.Charity Sacki o.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsNov 6th, 2018Related News

RDC conducts economic forum for Itogon

ITOGON, Benguet, Oct .31(PIA) -- In continuing efforts to help individuals and families to recover from the effects of Typhoon Ompong, the Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC) Sectoral Com.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsNov 6th, 2018Related News

SSS-Tabuk accepting calamity loan applications

TABUK CITY, Kalinga, Oct. 29 (PIA) --The Social Security System (SSS)- Tabuk Service Office is now accepting calamity loan application to members affected by typhoon 'Ompong'.Charity Sacki o.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsNov 6th, 2018Related News

RDC conducts economic forum for Itogon

ITOGON, Benguet, Oct .31(PIA) — In continuing efforts to help individuals and families to recover from the effects of Typhoon Ompong, the Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC) Sectoral Com Source link link: RDC conducts economic forum for Itogon.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Nov 6th, 2018Related News

RDC conducts economic forum for Itogon

ITOGON, Benguet, Oct .31(PIA) -- In continuing efforts to help individuals and families to recover from the effects of Typhoon Ompong, the Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC) Sectoral Com.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsNov 6th, 2018Related News

Ompong victims says no assistance yet from Baguio City government

Victims of typhoon Ompong in Baguio City whose houses were destroyed complain of not receiving any assistance......»»

Source: Nordis NordisCategory: NewsNov 4th, 2018Related News

GSIS allots P11-B loan for typhoon victims

The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) has allotted P11 billion in emergency loan for its members affected by Typhoon Ompong and Tropical Depression Karding......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 4th, 2018Related News

Weather Update- (October 30, 2018) Typhoon Yutu [Bagyong Rosita] – Manila Video

Weather Update- (October 30, 2018) Typhoon Yutu [Bagyong Rosita] – Manila Video.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Oct 31st, 2018Related News

Gov says Rosita brought more damage to infrastructure than Ompong

Typhoon Rosita may have caused more damage to infrastructure in Isabela than Typhoon Ompong, Governor Faustino Dy III said on Tuesday. Source link link: Gov says Rosita brought more damage to infrastructure than Ompong.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Oct 30th, 2018Related News

Gov says Rosita caused worse damage to infra in Isabela than Ompong

Typhoon Rosita may have caused more damage to infrastructure in Isabela than Typhoon Ompong, Governor Faustino Dy III said on Tuesday. Source link link: Gov says Rosita caused worse damage to infra in Isabela than Ompong.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Oct 30th, 2018Related News

Coastal town left isolated after Rosita landfall: mayor | ABS-CBN News

Coastal town left isolated after Rosita landfall: mayor | ABS-CBN News.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsOct 30th, 2018Related News

Typhoon Yutu Batters Philippines

MANILA - A typhoon that has caused devastation in some Western Pacific islands made landfall in the Philippines on Tuesday, bringing strong winds and a risk of floods, storm surges and landslides i.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsOct 30th, 2018Related News

Northern Luzon battered by second typhoon in a month

Typhoon Rosita, internationally known as “Yutu” continues to batter parts of Northern Luzon, an area which has suffered extensive damage from typhoons and monsoon rains in the previous months. The 18th tropical cyclone to hit the Philippines in 2018 made landfall at 4 a.m. on Tuesday, hitting coastal towns in Isabela. Damage has been reported […] The post Northern Luzon battered by second typhoon in a month appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopOct 30th, 2018Related News

Stranded na pasahero dahil sa bagyong Rosita, nasa 2,000 na | ABS-CBN News

MAYNILA - Umabot na sa 2,000 pasahero ang naitalang stranded dahil sa bagyong Rosita, base sa pinakahuling tala ng Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)......»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsOct 30th, 2018Related News