Latest News for: Luzon living


Tropical cyclones in world's two parts bring misery to millions: UN agency

Urdu Point 29 Sep 2022
Meanwhile, in the eastern hemisphere, Typhoon Noru, known in the Philippines as Karding, hit the northeastern part of the Philippines on 25 September as a "super typhoon" with sustained winds of 195 121 mph before tracking across the main island of Luzon on 25 September.

Honoring the rescuer heroes of Bulacan

Manila Standard 28 Sep 2022
“We honor such heroic deeds by rescuers who go out of their way to save the lives of fellow Filipinos”. We extend our deepest condolences to the families of the five rescuers who perished while performing their duties at the height of the typhoon Karding in Luzon on Monday.

House probe on degradation of Sierra Madre mountains pushed

Manila Bulletin 27 Sep 2022
The Sierra Madre mountain range is currently the toast of the country after it once again tempered a strong typhoon, thereby saving Filipinos–particularly those living in Luzon–from disaster ... Its watershed supports the water system of Central Luzon, Cagayan Valley and Metro Manila.”.

Eight dead as super typhoon hits Philippines

The Daily Telegraph Australia 27 Sep 2022
... – where more than half of the country's 110 million people live.

Marines to send F-35Bs to Philippines, fire HIMARS there and in Japan next month

Stars and Stripes 27 Sep 2022
Marines will conduct amphibious raids on smaller islands and there will be live-fire training with the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, or HIMARS, in central Luzon, Stahl said ... Marines will airlift a HIMARS to an airfield on the island and there will be a bilateral live-fire ...

Super Typhoon Noru hit the Philippines

Suryaa 26 Sep 2022
Deemed to be the strongest typhoon to hit the Southeast Asian nation this year, Noru caused gusts of up to 240 kph on the main island of Luzon, where more than half of the country's 110 million population live, reports the BBC.

Typhoon Noru: Evacuations in Philippines as explosive super typhoon nears

Yahoo Daily News 25 Sep 2022
Typhoon Noru has caused gusts of up to 240kph (149mph) on the main island Luzon, where more than half of the country's 110 million population live. Forecasters say the storm experienced an "explosive intensification" as it made landfall west of Luzon ... On Luzon - the most populous ...

‘Karding’ blasts through Luzon

Manila Standard 25 Sep 2022
Super Typhoon “Karding” was on its way out of the Philippines on Monday morning after its “explosive intensification” on Sunday gave way to its weakening to typhoon level as it crossed and exited the Luzon landmass overnight, the state weather bureau said ...People living near the coast have been told to evacuate.

Marcos orders suspension of gov’t offices, all classes

Manila Standard 25 Sep 2022
The 69th Infantry Battalion, 70th Infantry Battalion, 71st InfantryBattalion, and 84th Infantry Battalion of 7th Infantry Division marshalled disaster response teams that will be deployed to save lives in Central Luzon, the region that is expected to bear the brunt of Karding, ...

Work in Olongapo City gov’t offices suspended on Sept. 26 due to Karding

The Philadelphia Inquirer 25 Sep 2022
Noru) ... 25, after Signal No. 4 was raised in some parts of Luzon including the Zambales province at about 5 p.m. LIVE UPDATES ... .

Evacuations in Philippines as explosive super typhoon nears

FBC News 25 Sep 2022
... more than half of the country’s 110 million population live.

ICTSI Foundation, Rafi OTT partner to plant 45,000 native trees in Batangas

Sun Star 21 Sep 2022
... in Luzon area ... We are truly grateful to have ICTSI Foundation as our first partner in our Luzon expansion as we continue to work forward, impacting not only the environment but also the communities that live within,” said Anthony Dignadice, Program Director of Rafi One To Tree.

Shopee sends relief efforts to earthquake victims in Abra

Manila Standard 21 Sep 2022
As part of its mission to better the lives of the underserved through technology, Shopee recently partnered with the Luzon Clean Water Development Corporation, Indoplas, and Metro Bangued Water District to provide aid to those affected by the magnitude 5.2 ...

DA-Davao heightens measures vs bird flu after detection in South Cotabato

Sun Star 20 Sep 2022
In Davao City, all live domestic and captured wild birds and their products coming from Luzon and other areas with cases of avian influenza H5N1 strain or bird flu are banned from entry ... Under the said EO, the temporary ban covers all live domestic and captured wild birds from ...

ATI's Batangas Port utilizes AI-powered auto gate system

The Manila Times 20 Sep 2022
THE Batangas Container Terminal (BCT) operated by Asian Terminals Inc ... The AI-powered Cargoes AVA+ automated gate system (AGS), developed by DP World Zodiac FZE, went live in BCT recently. It has paved the way for smarter, faster and safer trade through Southern Luzon's international gateway port ... ....

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