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Gov’t’s ‘improved’ disaster preparedness hailed

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Zero visibility along Roxas Bloulevard as strong winds brought by Typhoon Glenda hits Metro Manila.  JOAN BONDOC

Senators commended on Thursday the government’s “improved” preparedness during the onslaught of Typhoon “Glenda” although one said the country could still do better, especially when faced with stronger typhoons and other natural hazards.

Posted: July 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Pampanga OKs ordinance mandating forced evacuation

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In the worst of disasters, the provincial government will compel residents to move out of harm’s way.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

MMDA transfers ‘disaster depot’ to Marikina City

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has set up a centralized depot in Marikina City for all its emergency equipment as part of its disaster preparedness program.

Posted: June 30th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Legarda stresses need for earthquake preparedness

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Sen. Loren Legarda. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Senator Loren Legarda renewed her call on Thursday for greater earthquake preparedness efforts, saying that the occurrence of strong temblors could happen without warning.

Posted: June 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

NDRRMC not taking chances, gets ahead of rainy season, El Niño

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Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin: I am not resigning. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

With the rainy season just about here and El Niño threatening to strengthen future typhoons, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin isn’t taking any chances.

Posted: June 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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