By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
Governor Joey Salceda was among the personalities thanked and lauded by President Benigno Aquino III during his fifth State of the Nation Address (Sona) because of Albay’s zero casualty record during the onslaught of typhoon “Glenda” earlier in the month.
By Jeannette I. Andrade
Residents of Albay province in Bicol got down to work clearing typhoon debris on Thursday, but without any complaint. No one died as Typhoon “Glenda” came ashore late on Tuesday and swept across the province during the night.
By Frances Mangosing
The province of Albay has been placed under state of calamity due to Typhoon Glenda (Rammasun).
By Mar S. Arguelles
Storms carrying winds of at least 300 kph, like Supertyphoon “Yolanda,” are likely to be “the norm for the Philippines” as a result of climate change, Albay Gov. Joey Salceda said, echoing findings made by a panel of climate experts submitted to the United Nations.
By Nestor Corrales
The commencement exercises of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) formally kicked off on Sunday morning in Fort del Pilar.