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NEDA: Rebuilding Marawi to cost P53.4B excluding ‘ground zero’

Posted on: May 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – The National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) estimates that the government will have to allot P53.4 billion for the rehabilitation of the conflict-torn city. However, the fund...

Recto pushes for live-streaming of Boracay and Marawi rehab

Posted on: April 17th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto called on the government to live stream the Boracay environmental clean-up drive and the Marawi rehabilitation efforts. He said the proposal is...

Task force targets return of Marawi IDPs before 2018 ends

Posted on: April 5th, 2018 | No Comments
  The Task Force Bangon Marawi  (TFBM) along with the Marawi City government and other agencies are thoroughly preparing to speed up the return or transfer process of internally displaced persons...

Gov’t to provide over P300-M aid to Marawi victims

Posted on: March 24th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — It has been four months since Marawi has been liberated from the terrorists, but more than 1,600 families still remain in evacuation centers in Region X and...

Lanao del Sur’s traditional opinion leaders want to see Marawi rehab plan

Posted on: March 1st, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —Lanao del Sur Vice Gov. Mamintal Bombit Adiong called on the government’s planned rehabilitation of Marawi City. “Unang-una meron tayong sinusunod na kultura ung mga traditional leaders natin. Gusto...

Davao City declares measles outbreak

Posted on: January 24th, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The number of individuals with measles in Davao City has climbed to more than 200 since January 6. Dr. Josephine Villafuerte said that of the 224 suspected...

EXCLUSIVE: Looted cash, gold helps Islamic State recruit in Philippines

Posted on: January 23rd, 2018 | No Comments
MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) – Islamist insurgents looted cash, gold and jewelry worth tens of millions of dollars when they occupied a southern Philippines town last year, treasure one of...

1,170 temporary shelters in Sagonsongan, Marawi to be completed by March

Posted on: January 23rd, 2018 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — The National Housing Authority (NHA) will build a total of 6,400 temporary shelters with a floor area of 22-square-meters for residents affected by last year’s Marawi...

Philippine Marines train with Australian army on urban warfare after Marawi battle

Posted on: December 19th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Two months after the war in the Marawi City came to an end, Melijie Powao has yet to locate her husband. Her husband was working as a...

Malacañang calls on public support for fight against rebellion in Mindanao

Posted on: December 13th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang welcomed the immediate approval of Congress to the request of President Rodrigo Duterte to extend the declaration of martial law in Mindanao for another year. With...