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Agri damage almost P8-B due to El Niño—NDRRMC

Posted on Friday, 3 May 2019 03:18 PM | No Comments
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) reported almost P8 billion worth of agricultural damage due to El Niño. The NDRRMC’s report, released on Friday (May 3), estimated...

El Niño damage to agriculture hits P8-B

Posted on Friday, 26 April 2019 03:15 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Agriculture’s (DA) latest data showed damage and losses from the persistent weak El Niño to have reached P7.96 billion. This covers damage in 277,890...

PAGASA: 17 provinces face drought due to El Niño

Posted on Friday, 26 April 2019 11:13 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) announced Thursday (April 25) that 11 provinces in Luzon and six provinces in Visayas may experience drought by...

8 provinces, 31 areas under state of calamity due to El Niño

Posted on Wednesday, 17 April 2019 08:05 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – More than 35 areas across the country are now under state of calamity due to the effects of El Niño. According to the National Disaster Risk Reduction...

2 Neg Occ towns under state of calamity due to drought

Posted on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 04:04 PM | No Comments
A state of calamity was declared in Murcia and Isabela, Negros Occidental because of the severe effects of El Niño phenomenon. 80% of the rice field of A and G...

Albay under state of calamity due to El Niño

Posted on Saturday, 13 April 2019 03:25 AM | No Comments
The province of Albay in Bicol region has been placed under state of calamity due to the effects of the El Niño phenomenon. Based on the report of the Provincial...

PAGASA warns public to brace for hotter temperatures in May

Posted on Wednesday, 10 April 2019 04:53 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Several areas in the country are experiencing an abnormal rise in temperature in recent days. State weather bureau, PAGASA said to expect much higher temperatures in the...

Piñol: Cheaper local rice prices not due to increased imported rice supply

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2019 01:35 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The prices of rice being sold in local markets have noticeably decreased by P2 to P5 a kilogram. In Kamuning Market in Quezon City, a kilogram of...

M. Manila temperatures to hit 38 degrees Celsius in April — PAGASA

Posted on Wednesday, 3 April 2019 03:06 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —  The state weather bureau PAGASA has advised Metro Manila residents to take precautionary measures against heat stress and heat stroke in the coming days. PAGASA warned on...

Mt. Apo trail temporarily closed due to El Niño

Posted on Wednesday, 3 April 2019 01:04 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Mt. Apo trail has been temporarily closed since April 1 to avoid forest fires and risk the safety and health of climbers due to the prevailing El...