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Tropical Depression “Caloy” exits PAR

(Eagle News) — Tropical Depression “Caloy” is now outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility. According to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration, the center of “Caloy” was estimated 575 km west of Iba, Zambales and is moving westward slowly. It is packing maximum sustained winds of 55 kph near the center and a gustiness of up to 70 kph. PAGASA said in the next 24 hours, the monsoon trough and the southwest monsoon […]

TD “Caloy” maintains strength; may exit PAR in 24 hours

(Eagle News) — Tropical Depression “Caloy” has maintained its strength while slowly moving north northwestward. According to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration, the center of “Caloy” was estimated 410 km west of Iba, Zambales. It is packing maximum sustained winds of 45 kph near the center and a gustiness of up to 55 kph. PAGASA said in the next 24 hours, the monsoon trough and the southwest monsoon enhanced by Tropical Depression […]

Tropical Depression “Caloy” almost stationary over West PHL Sea

(Eagle News) — Tropical Depression “Caloy” is now almost stationary over the West Philippine Sea. According to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration, the center of Tropical Depression “Caloy” was estimated 375 km west of Iba, Zambales. The tropical depression is packing maximum sustained winds of 45 kph near the center and a gustiness of up to 55 kph. PAGASA said in the next 24 hours, the monsoon trough and the southwest monsoon […]

PNP reports 13 more COVID-19 cases

(Eagle News) — Thirteen more COVID-19 cases have been reported among police personnel. According to the Philippine National Police, the additional cases pushed the total PNP COVID-19 cases to 48901. The PNP said there are so far 27 active COVID-19 cases in the PNP. Recoveries are at 48745, with no additional ones reported. The COVID-19 death toll is at 129. Metro Manila and several other areas are under a COVID-19 alert level 1 from July […]

LPA off Zambales develops into tropical depression

Rains expected as TD “Caloy” enhances monsoon trough, southwest monsoon, PAGASA says (Eagle News) — The low pressure area off Zambales has developed into tropical depression “Caloy.” According to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration, “Caloy” was so far located 395 km west of Iba, and continues to move slowly over the West Philippine Sea. The tropical depression is packing maximum sustained winds of 45 kilometers per hour near the center, and a […]

PNP to set up security control points on roads leading to presidential inauguration venue

(Eagle News)– The Philippine National Police will set up security control points on roads leading to the National Museum, the venue of the inauguration of President-elect Bongbong Marcos. According to the PNP, all vehicles approaching the immediate museum vicinity will be subject to a thorough inspection. PNP Officer-in-Charge Police Lt. Gen. Vicente D Danao Jr. said only persons on the guest list with confirmed attendance will be allowed access to the premises. Guests including the […]

Philippines logs 50 more Omicron BA.5 subvariant cases; total at 93

(Eagle News) — The Philippines logged 50 more cases of the highly-transmissible Omicron BA.5 subvariant, bringing the total cases in the country to 93. According to Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire, the Philippines also recorded 11 new BA.2.12.1 subvariant cases, pushing the total to 43. and two more BA.4 subvariant cases, bringing the total to four. BA.5  Of the 50 new BA.5 cases,  38 were from Western Visayas, five from Metro Manila, and seven were […]

Metro Manila to remain under COVID-19 alert level 1 from July 1 to 15

Benguet, Ifugao, others under COVID-19 alert level 2 (Eagle News) — Metro Manila will remain under a COVID-19 alert level from July 1 to 15. According to the Palace, the following areas will also be under the alert level for the same period: Abra, Apayao, Baguio City, Kalinga, and Mountain Province in Cordillera Administrative Region, Dagupan City, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union, and Pangasinan in Region 1 Batanes, Cagayan, City of Santiago, Isabela, Nueva […]

PHL registers 867 more COVID-19 cases

(Eagle News) — The Philippines logged 867 more COVID-19 cases on Monday, June 27. According to Department of Health data, the additional cases pushed the total COVID-19 cases to 3701743. Metro Manila registered the highest number of new COVID-19 cases in the last 14 days, with 3954. This was followed by Calabarzon with 1412, Western Visayas with 690, Central Luzon with 536, and Central Visayas with 367. Of the cities and provinces, Quezon City logged […]

Pres. Duterte opens Lucena-San Pablo commuter line which is part of PNR Bicol Express

Expresses hope next administration would continue improving PHL mass transport   (Eagle News) — President Rodrigo Duterte opened over the weekend a railway line that will eventually connect Metro Manila and the Bicol Region. The 77-year old Philippine leader arrived in San Pablo City in Laguna on Saturday, June 25, to join other officials for the formal launching of the Philippine National Railways (PNR) Lucena-San Pablo Commuter Line, which is expected to boost people’s mobility, […]

PHL logs 848 new COVID-19 cases

(Eagle News) — The Philippines logged 848 more COVID-19 cases on Sunday, June 27. According to Department of Health data, the additional cases pushed the total COVID-19 cases to 3700876. Metro Manila logged the highest number of new COVID-19 cases in the last 14 days, with 3701. It was followed by CALABARZON with 1302, Western Visayas with 650, Central Luzon with 504, and Central Visayas with 346. Of the cities and provinces, Quezon City logged […]

DOH says QC, Pasig, Marikina, Pateros, San Juan City under moderate risk for COVID-19

PHL logs 777 new COVID-19 cases (Eagle News) — Five areas in Metro Manila are now under a moderate risk for COVID-19, the Department of Health said on Saturday, June 25. According to Health Undersecretary Ma. Rosario Vergeire these are Quezon City, Pasig, San Juan, Marikina and Pateros. The DOH has said an area is classified under moderate risk for COVID-19 if it exhibits a positive two-week growth rate in the number of COVID-19 cases, […]