By Allan Macatuno
Drawing inspiration from Filipino resilience during calamities, a team of information technology (IT) experts here has developed a mobile application that was cited in an international competition for innovations to address global disaster resilience challenges.
The government’s appropriations for calamity-related projects alone this year and in 2014 could reach up to P130 billion, Budget Secretary Florencio Abad said on Thursday.
By Connie E. Fernandez
A multipartite monitoring team (MMT) has recommended that the Energy Development Corp. (EDC) rehabilitate the area hit by a landslide that killed 14 workers on March 1 inside its geothermal complex in Kananga town, Leyte.
By Joey A. Gabieta
Rescuers will continue looking for nine workers buried alive in a landslide inside the geothermal complex of Energy Development Corp. (EDC) in Kananga town, Leyte, company officials said.
By Jamie Elona
Nineteen areas were put under Signal No. 1 as tropical depression “Crising” moved closer to the southern tip of Davao del Sur Tuesday morning, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said.