By Tarra Quismundo
Citing the need to remove—not just reduce—the risk faced by residents in the area, the Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered anew the relocation of the Pandacan oil depot in Manila as it gave the “Big 3” oil companies 45 days to submit a relocation plan which should be implemented within six months.
By Danny Petilla
A year after they scurried across the country to escape the wrath of Super typhoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan), survivors of that storm who found refuge in Rosario, Cavite, are faced with a dilemma: Stay or return home.
By Carmel Loise Matus
BOGO CITY, Cebu, Philippines — The Office of the Presidential Assistant for Recovery and Rehabilitation (OPARR) is urging the Tacloban City government to cooperate instead of complaining that the national government has been neglecting them. OPARR Secretary Panfilo Lacson was reacting to the statements of Tacloban City Mayor Alfred Romualdez and his cousin, Sen. […]
By Joey A. Gabieta
Palo Archbishop John Du has expressed disappointment that there are still families living in bunk houses, almost a year after the onslaught of supertyphoon Yolanda (Haiyan).
Some 700 families who were relocated from danger zones in Makati City to Calauan, Laguna province, will soon be seeing the light, literally speaking.