Ormoc (Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Ormoc (Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 11.01
Longitude: 124.610001
population: 92,345
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

Other Stories (08/19/14)

Bataan cleared of red tide -- BFARTHE BUREAU of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), in its latest report, declared Bataan free of toxic red tide.According to BFAR Shellfish Bulletin No. 21, dated Aug. 15 and published Aug. 17, the coastal waters of ... [Published Business World - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Six months after Typhoon Haiyan - What can business learn?

Six months after Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, Andy Wright, VP of Global Health Programmes at GSK was invited, along with senior representatives from other private sector companies, to visit Leyte Province to see firsthand the work of NGO ... [Published Business in the Community - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Housing project for Yolanda victims starts

ORMOC CITY, Philippines - Qualified beneficiaries for a housing project in this city have all the reasons to smile now, as the Tzu Chi foundation and its partners have started the initial phase of the construction of permanent houses for Yolanda vict ... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Royal Australian navy ship completes 3-day PH visit

Share this:Royal Australian Navy ship HMAS Tobruk has completed its three-day visit in Manila, Ormoc and island communities in the Visayas.The short break from sea, gave the ship’s company an opportunity to continue their association with Filipino co ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Australia to continue emergency relief in Leyte, Cebu

MANILA, Philippines - The Australian government is continuing its emergency relief and rehabilitation operations for Typhoon Yolanda victims in Leyte and Cebu.“Certainly, the ongoing efforts of the government will be there for sometime,” said Commanding ... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Palafox: Ormoc relocation site “a model to the world”

CEBU, Philippines - Noted architect and urban planner Felino “Jun” Palafox said the resettlement site that the Tzu Chi Foundation has committed to build in Ormoc City for Yolanda survivors “will be a model to the country, even the world.”Palafox was in ... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

SRA orders public auction of old raw sugar stocks

MANILA, Philippines - The Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) has ordered the disposition through public auction of all raw sugar covered by outstanding quedans issued during crop year 2011 to 2012 and prior, to prevent deterioration of stocks and decongest ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

In the Eye of the Typhoon: MSF's Typhoon Haiyan Response

When Typhoon Haiyan, or Yolanda, as it is known locally, ripped through the central Philippines on November 8, 2013, it caused a disaster of a scale unprecedented in the past century in the country. Whole communities were flattened, while a tsunami-like ... [Published MSF-USA - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 2 reports

Red tide alert raised in 13 areas in 4 provinces

The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources says some areas in Bataan, Masbate, Western Samar and Palawan have tested positive for red tideInfographic from the Department of Agriculture Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)MANILA, Philippines ... [Published Rappler - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Glenda floods many areas in Eastern Visayas

CEBU, Philippines - Nonstop heavy rains all over Eastern Visayas, brought about by typhoon Glenda, have caused many areas in the region to be flooded, compounded by a high tide yesterday morning.In Ormoc City, Coast Guard officer Arnel Conopio said all ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ormoc, Tacloban LGUs brace for typhoon ‘Glenda’

TACLOBAN CITY – Classes have been suspended at all levels in Tacloban City and up to secondary level in Ormoc City in preparation for typhoon ‘Glenda’ as signal number 1 has been hoisted over northern Leyte by the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical Astronomical ... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

SRA seeks more time to ship add’l sugar export quota to US

MANILA, Philippines - The Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) will ask the United States for an extension for the shipment of the additional export allocation of 14,199 metric tons of (MT) raw cane sugar due for September as the current cropping season ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 14 2014]

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Rodrigo Victoria of Biliran posted that "several houses at sitio Tagumpay in Brgy. Sto. Niño, Naval, Biliran were destroyed by big waves." Biliran is an island-province where all towns are coastal
"The key is disaster risk reduction and environmental protection. Everyone, particularly the Filipino youth, must always prepare for the worst and plan for the above normal"
"We hope for your understanding as this situation is beyond the airline's control" the airline said in its latest flight bulletin
"It's really fortunate that our organization is helping out with relief efforts" Samodal said

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Capiz, Negros coasts free from red tide [Published Panay News - Aug 17 2014]
PRO8 celebrates 113th police service anniversary [Published Samar News - Aug 14 2014]
Six months after Typhoon Haiyan - What can busi... [Published Business in the Community - Aug 12 2014]
Housing project for Yolanda victims starts [Published Philippine Star - Aug 11 2014]
Royal Australian navy ship completes 3-day PH v... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 11 2014]
HMAS Tobruk Completes Philippines Visit [Published Marine Link - Aug 10 2014]
Australia to continue emergency relief in Leyte... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 06 2014]
Lopez Group puts up typhoon-resistant school bu... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 03 2014]
Palafox: Ormoc relocation site “a model to the ... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 02 2014]
Daydreaming [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Jul 30 2014]
SRA orders public auction of old raw sugar stocks [Published Philippine Star - Jul 26 2014]
Ready, set, go for 38th Milo Marathon Sunday [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 26 2014]
In the Eye of the Typhoon: MSF's Typhoon Haiyan... [Published MSF-USA - Jul 25 2014]
Miss Tourism Int’l winners take SuperCat to Tag... [Published Panay News - Jul 25 2014]
Phil. Solar 30-MW Leyte project due for complet... [Published Business World - Jul 23 2014]
School is a boat [Published Manila Bulletin - Jul 19 2014]
Red tide alert raised in 13 areas in 4 provinces [Published Rappler - Jul 18 2014]
Red tide alert up in 3 Western Samar bays [Published Philippine Star - Jul 17 2014]
Two senators of two minds on DAP [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 16 2014]
Philippines: Philippines: Typhoon Rammasun - In... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Glenda floods many areas in Eastern Visayas [Published Philippine Star - Jul 16 2014]
Classes called off [Published Sun Star Network - Jul 15 2014]
Yolanda victims still living in tents in Taclob... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 15 2014]
Ormoc, Tacloban LGUs brace for typhoon ‘Glenda’ [Published Business Week Mindanao - Jul 15 2014]
SRA seeks more time to ship add’l sugar export ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 14 2014]
‘Glenda’ may make landfall today; storm signals... [Published Manila Bulletin - Jul 14 2014]
US Ambassador flies to Tacloban [Published Manila Bulletin - Jul 14 2014]
Young Pinoys urged to step up for disaster prep... [Published Rappler - Jul 14 2014]
BPW Makati helps women step up [Published Manila Bulletin - Jul 13 2014]
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Philippines: Philippines: Typhoon Rammasun - In... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Philippines This bulletin is being issued for information only and reflects the current situation and details available at this time. The Philippine Red Cross has placed ...
Philippines: DSWD launches expanded CDD program... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 24 2014]
Source: Government of the PhilippinesCountry: Philippines ORMOC CITY, June 24 (PIA) - The Department of Social Welfare and Development launched Monday, this city, the Kapit Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services-National ...
Philippines: SSS, ILO sign agreement to provide... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 23 2014]
Source: Government of the PhilippinesCountry: Philippines QUEZON CITY, May 22 -- The Social Security System (SSS) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and a Grant Agreement for the SSS coverage of ...
Philippines: Philippines WASH Cluster Bulletin ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 15 2014]
Source: UN Children's Fund, WASH ClusterCountry: Philippines WASH Cluster calls for zero-open defecation in Yolanda areas Understanding the need to build on the momentum of the Haiyan context and Strategic Response Plan, the WASH Cluster has recently ...
Philippines: Philippines: Six months on [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 12 2014]
Source: RedR UKCountry: Philippines ‘I carried my nephews through the surges the typhoon caused. I was a council worker, but I found myself up to my neck in water, with two boys raised above my head to keep them safe.’ Kenneth Renera was one of the estimated ...
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