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Eruption in Mayon Volcano displaces pregnant women and new mothers - ReliefWeb

Eruption in Mayon Volcano displaces pregnant women and new mothers - ReliefWeb.....»»

Source: Googlenews GooglenewsCategory: News18 hr. 21 min. ago Related News

SSS offers emergency loans to Mayon victims

MANILA, Philippines — Active members and pensioners of the Social Security System (SSS) residing in areas affected by the eruption of Mayon Volcano can avail.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceFeb 20th, 2018Related News

Indonesia’s Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

  JAKARTA, Indonesia --- Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the atmosphere and hot clouds down its slopes on Monday.   There were no fatalities or injuries from the morning eruption, the National Disaster Mitigation Agency said.   The volcano, one of three currently erupting in Indonesia, was dormant for four centuries before exploding in 2010, killing two people. Another eruption in 2014 killed 16 people, while seven died in a 2016 eruption.   Disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said hot ash clouds traveled as far as 4,900 meters southw...Keep on reading: Indonesia’s Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Feb 19th, 2018Related News

6K evacuees decamp sans APSEMO orders

LEGAZPI City -- Some 1,600 families or about 6,285 evacuees at the Albay Central School, Bagumbayan Central School and Bitano Central School, here, have decamped on their own reportedly without orders from the Albay PDRRMO or the Albay Public Safety Emergency and Management Office (APSEMO) as Mayon Volcano’s eruption starts….....»»

Source: Journal JournalCategory: NewsFeb 18th, 2018Related News

Rody wants Mayon-displaced students to graduate on time

Presidential adviser on political affairs Francis Tolentino yesterday told local officials and personnel of the Department of Education (DepEd) here to do everything at their disposal in order for the Mayon eruption-displaced students to graduate on time, without “mass promotion,” as a tall order from President Duterte......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsFeb 14th, 2018Related News

NDRRMC Update SitRep No. 31 re Mayon Volcano Eruption as of 8:00 AM (9 February 2018) - ReliefWeb

NDRRMC Update SitRep No. 31 re Mayon Volcano Eruption as of 8:00 AM (9 February 2018) - ReliefWeb.....»»

Source: Googlenews GooglenewsCategory: NewsFeb 9th, 2018Related News

DOLE allots P60M for emergency employment of Mayon evacuees

ALBAY, Philippines – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has alloted P60 million for emergency and livelihood assistance program for 10,000 families who have been evacuated due to Mayon volcano's continued eruption the past weeks.  Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said the fund will be distributed among those staying in evacuation camps ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 8th, 2018Related News

DepEd ensures education continuity of learners affected by Mayon eruption

DepEd ensures education continuity of learners affected by Mayon eruption.....»»

Source: Bicolstandard BicolstandardCategory: NewsFeb 7th, 2018Related News

Prolonged Mayon eruption seen

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines — The eruption of Mayon Volcano may last for three months or more, Mayon’s resident volcanologist Ed Laguerta said yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsFeb 6th, 2018Related News

Phivolcs warns Mayon still dangerous, far from peak explosion

ALBAY, Philippines – The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) in Bicol warned on Monday, February 5, Mount Mayon continues to pose high risk, despite its seeming calmness the past days. “Mayon volcano is still far from the peak eruption as new magma within the belly or beneath the ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 6th, 2018Related News

Mayon shows weak lava fountain; threat continues

The Mayon volcano continues to pose a threat to the province of Albay as a weak lava fountaining episode and an ash plume were observed on it Sunday morning. The Philippine Institute of Seismology and Volcanology (Phivolcs) recorded a sporadic lava fountaining event with booming sound and ash eruption with a height of 500 meters at 10:38 a.m. Bryan Marfito, Science Research Specialist of Phivolcs, said the eruption lasted for about two hours. He said the agency was not able to record the height of the lava fountain since the volcano was partially obscurred by clouds. No lava flows were recorded during the eruption. /cbb...Keep on reading: Mayon shows weak lava fountain; threat continues.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Feb 4th, 2018Related News

DPWH builds toilets and bath areas for Daraga evacuees affected by Mayon

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said it is now supervising the construction of temporary toilets and bath areas in evacuation camps for residents of Daraga, Albay who have been displaced following the Mayon volcano eruption.   In a statement, DPWHRegion 5 Director Danilo Versola said the construction of the 333 temporary toilets and bath areas in 56evacuation centers for Mayon evacuees in Daraga are now underway.   Versola said the immediateconstruction of the toilets would address the evacuees' need for hygiene andsanitation.   According to the DPWH, it would manage the operation of the evacuation camps as well as of nine other public ...Keep on reading: DPWH builds toilets and bath areas for Daraga evacuees affected by Mayon.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Feb 3rd, 2018Related News

Mayon evacuees to receive up to P2,900 for work in February

MANILA, Philippines – Residents affected by Mayon volcano's eruption will receive up to P2,900 in exchange for work in February, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) announced on Friday, February 2. DSWD signed a memorandum of agreement with local government units in Albay on Friday for the implementation of ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 2nd, 2018Related News

Albayanos remember 204th anniversary of Mount Mayon& apos;s deadliest eruption - Rappler

Albayanos remember 204th anniversary of Mount Mayon's deadliest eruption - Rappler.....»»

Source: Googlenews GooglenewsCategory: NewsFeb 2nd, 2018Related News

Phivolcs investigating change in eruption appearance on Mayon

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – The 52nd eruption on Mayon volcano appears to be a bizarre, yet ultimately interesting occurrence for scientists at the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). According to Mariton Bornas, chief of the Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division, Mayon volcano released whitish plumes that are not as ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 30th, 2018Related News

Air quality in towns affected by ash fall ‘unhealthy,’ says EMB

  GUINOBATAN, Albay-The Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) Bicol of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources describes the air quality in areas affected by Mount Mayon's eruption as "alarming and acutely unhealthy."   Engineer Nathan Campo, environmental specialist, said "the air that is being inhaled in Guinobatan area is very hazardous wherein it contains high substance (pollutants or particulates) due to ash spewed out by the volcano."   Latest data obtained by EMB Bicol using the air pollution monitoring equipment shows that air quality reached its critical level on Tuesday. The measurement reading was 553. The normal or average is 150....Keep on reading: Air quality in towns affected by ash fall ‘unhealthy,’ says EMB.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 30th, 2018Related News

Duterte turns over P25 million for Mayon evacuees

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte turned over P25 million to the Albay provincial government on Monday, January 29, to help improve sanitation and food supply for evacuees who fled their homes due to the Mayon Volcano's eruption. Duterte himself flew to Legazpi City to attend a briefing on the ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 29th, 2018Related News

Duterte to Cam: Stop quarreling with Balutan

MANILA, Philippines — Will a volcanic eruption help ease the simmering feud at the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office?  .....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJan 29th, 2018Related News

Ash fall covers Guinobatan town in Albay again

GUINOBATAN, Albay --- After an entire weekend without ash fall, this town was covered in ash again after Mayon Volcano erupted at around 8:16 p.m. Monday. An official of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said, however, they were not sure how tall the ash column was after the eruption. Mariton Bornas, chief of Phivolcs' Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division, said that there was active lava flow on the southeast side of the volcano. "Mayon Volcano is heavily clouded and the ash may be from [pyroclastic density currents] or just small lava fountains," Bornas said. "We cannot be sure. What we are sure is right now, there is active la...Keep on reading: Ash fall covers Guinobatan town in Albay again.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 29th, 2018Related News

Volcanic eruption in Philippines may last for months

Led by Chanathip Songkrasin -- the 'Thai Messi' -- players from Southeast Asia's top footballing nation may be about to make waves in Japan's J.League.........»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsJan 29th, 2018Related News