As of 6 a.m. in the Bicol Region where ‘Glenda’ made a land fall, 31, 422 families or 137,259 persons from Albay, Catanduanes, and Masbate have evacuated to 64 evacuation centers.
Due to the threat of typhoon Glenda (Rammasun), the release of passports is temporarily suspended as well. Normal operations will resume on July 17 (Thursday).
From the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Council and the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Update Typhoon Glenda has intensified as it TRAVERSES Ragay Guld and moves towards Southern Quezon. As of 10:45 PM today, the eye of Typhoon GLENDA was located based on all available data and Baler Radar Station at 65 […]
The Manila International Airport Authority has released a list of cancelled flights scheduled to arrive or depart on July 16, 2014. #GlendaPH
Typhoon “Glenda” has intensified slightly as it moves closer to Catarman, Northern Samar.
With support from the International Organization of Migration (IOM), the Philippine embassies in Beirut and Damascus successfully repatriated another batch of 33 Filipinos from Syria on July 9.
The Daylight Dialogue, today’s gathering has been called, and aptly so. Each one of us was drawn here today by a common vision for the country – one that has come from many years of darkness and has finally seen the light; one that we will never allow, for the sake of our children and future generations, to ever retreat once more into the shadows and negate the progress we are making today.
“The deployment is in accordance with the Department of Foreign Affairs’ issuance of the Crisis Alert Level for Kenya from Alert Level 1, or Precautionary Phase, to Alert Level 2, or the Restriction Phase,” Secretary Baldoz said.
As typhoon Glenda intensifies and about to make a landfall later today, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) assured that prepositioned relief goods are enough in areas along the typhoon’s path.
Secretary of Budget and Management Florencio “Butch” Abad today said that the Daylight Dialogue—held today at the Rizal Hall of Malacañan Palace—was a prime opportunity for the government to reflect on its accomplishments in facilitating good governance in the country, as well as for engaging various stakeholders to boost the Aquino administration’s reform agenda.