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Office of the President - Philippines
Philippines gears up for APEC 2016 in PeruPreparations are underway for the Philippine participation in the APEC 2016 Fir
Philippines gears up for APEC 2016 in Peru
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 2 days ago
Preparations are underway for the Philippine participation in the APEC 2016 First Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM1) and Related Meetings, which will be held from February 20 to March 4 in Lima, Peru. Using the APEC 2015 Leaders’ Declaration and Joint... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Philippines gears up for APEC 2016 hosted in PeruPreparations are underway for the Philippine participation in the APEC 2016 Fir
Philippines gears up for APEC 2016 hosted in Peru
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 2 days ago
Preparations are underway for the Philippine participation in the APEC 2016 First Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM1) and Related Meetings, which will be held from February 20 to March 4 in Lima, Peru. Using the APEC 2015 Leaders’ Declaration and Joint... Read more
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The Manila Times
What the next leader has to deal withFebruary 5, 2016 11:02 pm Last of two parts After dealing with China-US frict
What the next leader has to deal with
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
February 5, 2016 11:02 pm Last of two parts After dealing with China-US frictions, extremist violence, and crime, contraband and corruption kingpins in Part 1 two days ago, pondering economic growth and disaster... Read more
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Rappler
Should disaster training be mandatory for mayors, candidates?MANILA, Philippines - Should mayors be required to undergo a disaster risk redu
Should disaster training be mandatory for mayors, candidates?
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Should mayors be required to undergo a disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) training? This was what Sharon Arruejo, a Senior Weather Specialist at the state weather bureau PAGASA suggested on the second day of the DRRM... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -(ARNEDO DIKE. Governor Lilia Pineda says the government should look for a long
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 16 days ago
(ARNEDO DIKE. Governor Lilia Pineda says the government should look for a long term solution on the perennial scouring of 65 year old 36 kilometer Arnedo Dike situated beside the Pampanga River. With the governor are DSWD Region III Director Gemma... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fast-craft between Iloilo, Bacolod cities suspended due to gale warningILOILO CITY—Travel of fast-craft between Iloilo and Bacolod cities remained sus
Fast-craft between Iloilo, Bacolod cities suspended due to gale warning
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
ILOILO CITY—Travel of fast-craft between Iloilo and Bacolod cities remained suspended for the second straight day on Wednesday due to strong winds and huge waves, the Coast Guard said. Lt. Senior Grade Jomark Angue, public information officer of the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Magnitude-5 earthquake hits 397 km off Sarangani BUTUAN CITY – An earthquake with a 5.0-magnitude hit 397 kilometers southeast
Magnitude-5 earthquake hits 397 km off Sarangani
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
BUTUAN CITY – An earthquake with a 5.0-magnitude hit 397 kilometers southeast of Sarangani in Davao Occidental Monday afternoon, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs)... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Malay disaster team trains on ICSBORACAY Island – The Office of Civil Defense (OCD-6) led a three-day Basic Inci
Malay disaster team trains on ICS
The Daily Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
BORACAY Island – The Office of Civil Defense (OCD-6) led a three-day Basic Incident Command System (ICS) training course for members of the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MDRRMC) of Malay, Jan. 18 to 20, 2016 here. Engr.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Negros region opens disaster management officeMANILA, Philippines — The newly created region of Negros Island now has its own
Negros region opens disaster management office
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The newly created region of Negros Island now has its own disaster risk reduction and management office. Local officials of the Negros Island Region led the creation of its regional Office of Civil Defense and the Regional... Read more
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Rappler
Negros Island Region activates disaster management councilBACOLOD CITY, Philippines – Negros Island Region launched its Regional Disaster
Negros Island Region activates disaster management council
Rappler / Posted 30 days ago
BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – Negros Island Region launched its Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (RDRRMC) this week, the 3rd council to be formed in the newly created region in the Visayas. The council is chaired by Office of... Read more

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