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After Typhoon, Who Is Responsible for Climate Change?

"Will this be our fate - just to count the victims of climate change or be counted among them?"Those words open a petition filed with the Philippine Commission on Human Rights after one of t.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsMay 23rd, 2018Related News

Tropical Weather Video Analysis for Tuesday Afternoon, May 22, 2018 – Manila Video

Here’s the latest Tropical Weather Video Analysis for Tuesday Afternoon, May 22, 2018. This WeatherTV Update is brought to you by WeatherPhilippines Foundation, as presented by our Typhoon Specialist: The Weatherguy, Adonis S. Manzan. Video recorded at 3:15 PM Manila Time (07:15 GMT). source link: Tropical Weather Video Analysis for Tuesday Afternoon, May 22, 2018 – Manila Video.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: May 23rd, 2018Related News

After Typhoon, Who Is Responsible for Climate Change?

"Will this be our fate - just to count the victims of climate change or be counted among them?"Those words open a petition filed with the Philippine Commission on Human Rights after one of t.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsMay 23rd, 2018Related News

Marawi rehabilitation won t repeat Typhoon Yolanda mistakes – NEDA

MANILA, Philippines – National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Secretary Ernesto Pernia said the rehabilitation program in war-torn Marawi City will not suffer the fate of areas destroyed by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) back in 2013. “We have learned our lessons in Yolanda and we are not going to repeat ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMay 21st, 2018Related News

Typhoon-proof housing community project in Leyte nearing completion

FAMILIES residing near a lake in Leyte will soon be less vulnerable to floods as the Philippine Red Cross, in partnership with the American Red Cross, inches closer to the completion of a disaster-resilient relocation site for communities severely affected by Typhoon Yolanda. PRC Chairman Richard Gordon said the P30-million….....»»

Source: Journal JournalCategory: NewsMay 19th, 2018Related News

NGO-led crowdfunding app saves lives, aids in disaster response

MANILA, Philippines – How far can bayanihan go in terms of disaster response? Every year, an average of 20 typhoons hit the country, some causing extensive destruction. In late 2013, after Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) pummeled Eastern Visayas, Time Magazine named the Philippines as " the most storm-exposed country on earth ." Yolanda killeds thousands of people and affected ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMay 16th, 2018Related News

Robinsons opens third mall in Leyte

By Zsarlene B. Chua Reporter KNOWN for some of the country’s sweetest pineapples, Ormoc City in Leyte is now the site of the newest mall in Robinsons Land Corp.’s (RLC) portfolio, making it the third mall in the province (and 49th mall overall) which was devastated by typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda in 2013 “After Typhoon Yolanda, we […] The post Robinsons opens third mall in Leyte appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsApr 30th, 2018Related News

NFA s Aquino diverted E. Visayas rice to Bulacan rice traders – memo to Duterte

MANILA, Philippines – In a confidential memorandum to President Rodrigo Duterte, Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco Jr accused National Food Authority chief Jason Aquino of diverting NFA rice meant for typhoon-prone Eastern Visayas to select Bulacan rice traders. The memorandum obtained by Rappler was supposed to have been given to Duterte ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsApr 16th, 2018Related News

LPA approaching PH but has low chances of becoming a typhoon—Pagasa

THE trough of a low pressure area (LPA) is bringing cloudy skies with light rains in the eastern part of the country but has low chances of becoming a typhoon, the state-run weather bureau said. According to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa), the LPA was spotted at 1,465 kilometers (km) east [...] The post LPA approaching PH but has low chances of becoming a typhoon—Pagasa appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsApr 15th, 2018Related News

DOST-PHIVOLCS reconstructs earthquake monitoring station

TACLOBAN CITY, April 12 (PIA) -- With the reconstruction of the Palo Seismic Station, an earthquake monitoring station which was badly damaged by Super typhoon Yolanda, Leyte constituents will now exp.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsApr 13th, 2018Related News

DOST-PHIVOLCS reconstructs earthquake monitoring station

TACLOBAN CITY, April 12 (PIA) -- With the reconstruction of the Palo Seismic Station, an earthquake monitoring station which was badly damaged by Super typhoon Yolanda, Leyte constituents will now exp.....»»

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

Scattered rains in parts of Luzon, Mindanao on April 1

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – Parts of Luzon and Mindanao will experience scattered rains on Sunday, April 1, according to state weather bureau PAGASA. The trough of Typhoon Jelawat, which has moved away from the country earlier this ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMar 31st, 2018Related News

San Juanico, Eastern Visayas’ Iconic Bridge, to Be Lit Up by End of 2018

The San Juanico Bridge is set to be lit up by 08 November 2018, in time for the commemoration of the Fifth Anniversary of Super Typhoon Yolanda. The Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA) Board approved last 12 January 2018 the P80 million – San Juanico Bridge Lighting Project, proposed by Samar Governor Sharee […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsMar 27th, 2018Related News

Low pressure area to enter PH during Holy Week—Pagasa

A low pressure area (LPA) will likely enter Philippine territory within the next two days, the state-run weather bureau said on Sunday as Filipinos mark the start of Holy Week. “The LPA may turn into a typhoon in the coming days and may enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility on Monday and Tuesday,” said weather specialist Meno Mendoza of the [...] The post Low pressure area to enter PH during Holy Week—Pagasa appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsMar 25th, 2018Related News

Calamity

When Typhoon Yolanda hit Samar and Leyte with unprecedented force, we can only blame climate change. What followed after, however, is inexcusable......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMar 21st, 2018Related News

Japan turns over municipal hall in Eastern Samar

The Government of Japan turned over the Lawaan Municipal Hall to the Government of the Philippines in a ceremony held on February 22 in Lawaan City, Eastern Samar. The Lawaan Municipal Hall is one of the projects under the Japan-funded “Program for the Rehabilitation and Recovery from Typhoon Yolanda”. Second Secretary Shintaro Ichiki of the [...] The post Japan turns over municipal hall in Eastern Samar appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsMar 11th, 2018Related News

Slain Filipina in freezer shows risks to overseas workers

MANILA, Philippines — When Joanna Demafelis' indebted family needed money to fix their typhoon-battered home, she followed in the footsteps of millions of ot.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMar 3rd, 2018Related News

Quake, typhoon trim EDC earnings in 2017

MANILA, Philippines — Lopez-led Energy Development Corp......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceMar 2nd, 2018Related News

EDC profit declines 4% in 2017

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT Corp. (EDC) posted a net income of P8.8 billion in 2017, down 4% from the previous year, after the twin impact of the typhoon and earthquake that hit Leyte island, the Lopez-led company told the stock exchange. “Our Leyte unit, which generated almost 45% of our revenues in 2016, was on track for […] The post EDC profit declines 4% in 2017 appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsMar 1st, 2018Related News

Yolanda victims storm Aquino residence calling for accountability, justice

MANILA, Philippines — Almost five years after Super Typhoon Yolanda hit the Philippines, victims of the disaster staged protest at the residence of former Pr.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsFeb 27th, 2018Related News