Ormoc (Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Ormoc (Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 11.01
Longitude: 124.610001
population: 92,345
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Malilong: Visit your conscience

TV 5 reporter King Perez is going to Bantayan, Frankahay Ta! co-anchor Omar Redula to Argao and law student Katreena Bisnar to Ormoc. Like almost everybody else, we’re going away from our urban prisons to enjoy the freedom offered by the Lenten holiday ... [Published Sun Star Network - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Ormoc deploys security personnel

CEBU, Philippines - Personnel of the civil security unit, traffic enforcers, barangay officials and tanods, and volunteers have been deployed by the Ormoc City government to secure public places and religious sites during the Holy Week observance, also ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

UN food distribution targets remote areas

Manila, Philippines --- The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) yesterday announced that its targeted general food distributions (GFD) will continue in remote and isolated areas where access to markets is limited.One reason given for this change ... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

3 dead, 5 hurt in Ormoc shoot-out

ORMOC CITY – Three people died while five were hurt in a shoot-out between police and a suspected drug peddler inside a cockpit arena in Brgy. Tambulilid, Ormoc City, reports said.The fatalities were identified as Wilfredo Alberto, Jay Movilla and suspect ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

UN expert finds Ormoc landfill 'near perfect'

ORMOC CITY, Philippines — An international expert in waste management had rated the city's landfill today as "not perfect but almost there."Ana Isabel Fonseca, a Portuguese working with MSB (a contingency agency of Sweden) of the United Nation Development ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

3 dead, 8 wounded as Ormoc buy-bust goes horribly wrong

InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5MANILA, Philippines -- A dentist, a government employee and an alleged drug peddler were killed and eight other persons were wounded Tuesday when a buy-bust operation police had set up at the Ormoc cockfighting ... [Published Interaksyon - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Ormoc youth group wins national tilt

ORMOC CITY, Philippines— A group of youngsters of this city won the top prize during the 11th edition of the national competition of youth projects conducted by the Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations Foundation, Inc.The Ormoc group, known as the Hayag ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 2 reports

Singapore donates P231-M for 'Yolanda' victims

MANILA - Singapore President Dr. Tony Tan Keng Yam presented over 7 million Singapore dollars or 231 million pesos in donations to partners of the Singapore Red Cross and other non-government organizations (NGOs) for the recovery and rebuilding projects ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 2 reports

More than 7,0000 jobs up for grabs in Guiuan mega jobs fair

TACLOBAN CITY – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) will hold a Mega Jobs Fair on April 2, 2014 at the Guiuan municipal grounds in Eastern Samar.The mega jobs fair is the fourth post-Yolanda employment facilitation activity to be conducted by ... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

BIR extends deadline for biz declaration of losses

ORMOC CITY, Philippines — BIR Commissioner Kim Henares has finally heeded the requests of Yolanda-affected businesses to grant them more time to file their declaration of losses.Businesses in Yolanda-hit areas in Regions 6 (Western Visayas) and 8 (Eastern ... [Published Philippine Star - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 2 reports

AMWAY MALAYSIA BERHAD : Phillipines: On a Mission

Leaders make 700-mile trek to Tacloban and Ormoc to visit partner schools and deliver suppliesSOURCE: AmwayDESCRIPTION:It is almost gone from the media now, but the effects of Typhoon Haiyan are still very real.Amway leaders made the 700-mile trek to ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 2 reports

On the Spot: Gabriel Macht of Suits on his partnership with Globe for Project Wonderful

Gabriel Macht posted this photo on Twitter with the caption, " Thanks to representative Lucy Torres-Gomez for giving me a tour of # ormoc today."(SPOT.ph) You’ve read the news, you’ve seen the tweets and photos that accompany them that yes, Gabriel Macht ... [Published Spot.ph - Mar 20 2014]

Quotes

...Codilla said these personnel must exercise patience in controlling the flow of people, the number of whom are expected to rise than last year's. "With the effects of typhoon Yolanda still felt in Eastern Visayas, our city is the most ideal place to be in times of prayers, recreation and shopping" he said
"We have a small store and my husband took care of everything. We all depended on him" Maricel said to me
"Now it can be called a landfill, not a dumpsite" she declared while admiring the efforts of city officials by saying, "They did it well."
Byond volunteer Lasse Petersen said: "For many of these people, there are no backup options, no reserve resources, so it's very difficult for them to begin the process of recovery without some outside assistance and the shelter kits will make a real difference. We're giving people the tools and the resources to help themselves."

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Malilong: Visit your conscience [Published Sun Star Network - Apr 16 2014]
Ormoc deploys security personnel [Published Philippine Star - Apr 16 2014]
Philippines: Rebuilding from ground zero: DSWD ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 15 2014]
Haiyan widow honors the dead by moving on [Published Rappler - Apr 15 2014]
UN food distribution targets remote areas [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Apr 13 2014]
What the Church of Jesus Christ of LDS did for ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 12 2014]
Gary V arises tonight! [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Apr 11 2014]
Philippines: Communications with Communities Re... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 11 2014]
10 Ormoc policemen in custody for botched drug ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 10 2014]
3 dead, 5 hurt in Ormoc shoot-out [Published ABS-CBN News - Apr 10 2014]
UN expert finds Ormoc landfill 'near perfect' [Published Philippine Star - Apr 10 2014]
10 cops in bungled drug bust axed [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 10 2014]
Suspected pusher, 2 others killed in buy-bust s... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 10 2014]
More Cornish Aid Arrives in The Philippines [Published Pirate FM - Apr 09 2014]
PIA 8 cites local and international women leade... [Published Philippine Information Agency - Apr 09 2014]
Firm's hygienic commitment to the country [Published Manila Standard Today - Apr 09 2014]
3 dead, 8 wounded as Ormoc buy-bust goes horrib... [Published Interaksyon - Apr 09 2014]
GK's Bayani Challenge launched 2T houses to be ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 09 2014]
Stand by ‘Yolanda’ survivors – bishop [Published CBCP News - Apr 09 2014]
#HeroesofHaiyan: Honoring bravery and selflesness [Published Rappler - Apr 09 2014]
Canada aids PH Yolanda recovery through ChildFund [Published Rappler - Apr 08 2014]
Globe Telecom Adds Gabriel Macht to the Philipp... [Published Individual.com - Apr 07 2014]
‘Walang Iwanan’ is theme of Bayani Challenge 2014 [Published Philippine Star - Apr 07 2014]
President Tan of Singapore left Saturday after ... [Published Philippine Information Agency - Apr 06 2014]
Together, Arise! [Published Philippine Star - Apr 05 2014]
Ormoc youth group wins national tilt [Published Philippine Star - Apr 05 2014]
Singapore praises Pnoy for good economic stewar... [Published Kabayan Weekly - Apr 05 2014]
Philippines: Canada Aids Philippines Recovery T... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 04 2014]
Singaporean leader donates $7.5 million to rebu... [Published Interaksyon - Apr 04 2014]
Singapore donates P231-M for 'Yolanda' victims [Published ABS-CBN News - Apr 04 2014]
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Philippines: Rebuilding from ground zero: DSWD ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 15 2014]
Source: Government of the PhilippinesCountry: Philippines Brighter days are ahead for the survivors of Typhoon Yolanda as Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman created a task force for the rebuilding of ...
Philippines: Communications with Communities Re... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 11 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Philippines Situation Overview: Communications with Communities The Philippines Communications with Communities (CwC) sector underscores the capacity and willingness of partners ...
Philippines: Canada Aids Philippines Recovery T... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 04 2014]
Source: ChildFund InternationalCountry: Canada, Philippines MANILA, Philippines – Canada continues its support for the Philippines as response efforts to Super Typhoon Haiyan progress into early recovery initiatives. Through Christian Childrens’ Fund ...
Philippines: Support to Typhoon Recovery and Re... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 04 2014]
Source: UN Development ProgrammeCountry: Philippines Summary Only two months after Typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) devastated one of the poorest parts of the Philippines, recovery efforts are in full swing. Millions remain displaced but ...
Philippines: Toys brighten the lives of childre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 01 2014]
Source: Community and Family Services InternationalCountry: Philippines Members of CFSI’s Child Rights Project in the Visayas distributed hundreds of toys sent from the US to children in typhoon-hit Guiuan. A total of 310 toys, collected by the Girl ...
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