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Friday May 22nd 2015

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Typhoon Haiyan – Google News

Philippines making plans to accommodate 3000 Rohingya migrants – Channel News Asia


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Philippines making plans to accommodate 3000 Rohingya migrants
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That has since fallen into disuse due to lack of funding. But the government also said it was mindful of resource limitations while it is still implementing a rehabilitation and reconstruction program for areas affected by Typhoon Haiyan. – CNA/rw
PH to join regional meeting on RohingyaRappler

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 2:25 pm

#AskTheTaxWhiz: What’s the difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion? – Rappler


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#AskTheTaxWhiz: What's the difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion?
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We donated P1 million to the victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) through my cousin who's an incumbent local official in one of the affected areas. But the BIR examiners disallowed it and charged us penalty for over-declaring our deductible expenses.

Posted on 22 May 2015 | 9:49 am

Hong Kong Observatory releases INTENSELY DRAMATIC video about typhoon … – Coconuts Hong Kong


Hong Kong Observatory releases INTENSELY DRAMATIC video about typhoon
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The video was produced on behalf of the United Nations, the Economic and Social Commission for Asia, and the Pacific/World Meteorological Organisation Typhoon Committee. It premiered at the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction held …

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 7:41 am

Moyer, Hatter named 33rd Scholar-Athlete winners – Redding Record Searchlight


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Moyer, Hatter named 33rd Scholar-Athlete winners
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He went to his former hometown in Mississippi to rebuild following Hurricane Katrina and helped start the “Ties for Tacloban” fundraiser for victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Both are accomplishments he's proud of, as well as being ASB

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 6:37 am

Dubai Duty Free opens village for Typhoon Haiyan victims – ArabianBusiness.com


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Dubai Duty Free opens village for Typhoon Haiyan victims
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Dubai Duty Free, through its corporate social responsibility arm, has officially opened the Dubai Duty Free GK Village which aims to provide homes to victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. The Dubai Duty Free Foundation, in partnership with
Dubai Duty Free opens new village for Typhoon Haiyan survivorsMoodieReport

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Posted on 21 May 2015 | 9:26 pm

Remote island communities in Philippines prepare for typhoons – Channel News Asia


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Remote island communities in Philippines prepare for typhoons
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SAN ISIDRO, Palawan, Philippines: After major typhoons such as Haiyan, remote island communities in the Philippines are finding it hard to get back on their feet. As the typhoon season approaches this year, the islanders are preparing themselves to be

Posted on 19 May 2015 | 5:21 pm

West Salem man helping rebuild in Nepal – Statesman Journal


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West Salem man helping rebuild in Nepal
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A general contractor from West Salem, who has a history of aiding strangers in foreign countries, has flown to Nepal to help provide relief to those affected by two recent earthquakes that devastated the area. The first quake, with a 7.8 magnitude

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Posted on 14 May 2015 | 7:45 pm

Typhoon Noul Expected To Be Less Severe Than 2013′s Haiyan – KERO 23ABC News


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Typhoon Noul Expected To Be Less Severe Than 2013's Haiyan
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Typhoon Noul made landfall in the Philippines Sunday, where authorities have evacuated more than 1,200 people so far. “People today have been finalizing their preparations, closing up their shops and boarding up windows. The hotel I'm in, for instance, …
Typhoon lashes northeast Philippines, landslides fearedCyprus Mail

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Posted on 10 May 2015 | 1:09 pm

Health facilities for Typhoon Haiyan survivors in Samar – Samar News.com


Health facilities for Typhoon Haiyan survivors in Samar
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MANILA – Eight health facilities damaged by Super Typhoon Haiyan in Eastern Samar and Samar provinces have been fully restored and handed over today to local health authorities. As many as 60,000 people from seven municipalities have access to of …

Posted on 4 May 2015 | 12:58 am

Philippines: Health facilities for Typhoon Haiyan survivors in Samar – ICRC (press release)


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Philippines: Health facilities for Typhoon Haiyan survivors in Samar
ICRC (press release)
Manila (ICRC) – Eight health facilities damaged by Super Typhoon Haiyan in Eastern Samar and Samar provinces have been fully restored and handed over today to local health authorities. As many as 60,000 people from seven municipalities will have …

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Posted on 28 April 2015 | 2:31 am

Typhoon Yolanda – Yahoo News Search Results

Rebuilding of Yolanda-hit areas finished by 2016 – Palace

Rebuilding in areas hit by Super Typhoon Yolanda will be finished in 2016, Malacañang said yesterday. At a press briefing, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said the government’s “best foot forward” and “best efforts” resulted in significant gains in the rehabilitation of Yolanda-hit areas. Yolanda affected around 1.4 million families in the Visayas …

Posted on 15 April 2015 | 12:00 am

Aquino wants faster Yolanda rehabilitation

MANILA, Philippines – The government continues to rebuild areas affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan), but even President Benigno Aquino III wants to see an increase in the pace of rehabilitation. On Tuesday, April 14, Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr shared notes from a Cabinet meeting the day before on …

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:54 pm

Palace: Classrooms in Yolanda-hit areas ready before new school year

All classrooms in areas hit by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) over a year ago will be ready before the new school year, Malacañang pledged Tuesday.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 9:50 am

Aquino wants Yolanda rehab sped up, special priority put on housing

President Benigno Aquino III has directed his Cabinet to accelerate rehabilitation efforts in areas affected by Typhoon Yolanda in 2013, tasking them with putting special priority on permanent housing.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:48 pm

PNoy orders Cabinet to speed up Yolanda rebuilding efforts

President Aquino has ordered the cabinet to step up the rebuilding efforts, especially the establishment of permanent houses for the families affected by super typhoon Yolanda. The President issued the directives during a closed-door meeting with the cabinet in Malacañang to check the progress of the rehabilitation projects in Yolanda-hit areas. “President Aquino directed the […]

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:15 am

After nearly 2 years, psycho-spiritual care for Yolanda survivors continues

After nearly two years, some survivors of super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) still need psycho-social care after being traumatized by their great loss.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:15 am

Yolanda survivor: What good is infrastructure if people are hungry?

"Aanhin ang maayos na infrastructure kung gutom naman ang mga tao?" This was the question posed by one survivor of Typhoon Yolanda in Tacloban, referring to the national government's rehabilitation projects in towns affected by the disaster.

Posted on 9 April 2015 | 2:04 pm

Stress debriefing still needed for 'Yolanda' victims in Samar

MOST of the population affected by Typhoon Yolanda in Samar province is still in need of psychosocial assistance from government in order to help them recover from the trauma brought by the supertyphoon. Director Judy Batulan of Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) in Samar said residents of the province who had lost their loved ones, livelihood and homes were "slowly moving on."

Posted on 9 April 2015 | 10:59 am

Steady recovery in Yolanda-hit areas, says new report

SAN FRANCISCO — Communities affected by Typhoon Yolanda are steadily recovering, "regaining footholds" in one of the world's most at-risk regions a year and a half after the deadliest storm in recorded Filipino history, says a report by a major philanthropic organization. "After Yolanda," released by Give2Asia, details the recovery of some of the hardest hit areas of the Visayas and highlights …

Posted on 1 April 2015 | 6:24 pm

‘Yolanda’ not only about tragedy, but also opportunities – Sering

The onslaught of super-typhoon “Yolanda” in November 2013 is not just about tragedy but also about opportunities for the nation on how to deal with climate change and its impacts better, Secretary Mary Ann Lucille Sering, Vice Chairperson of the Climate Change Commission (CCC) told editors of the Manila Bulletin during a visit at its head office in Intramuros, Manila yesterday. “We thought that …

Posted on 28 March 2015 | 12:05 am