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March 25, 2018
He said Leyeco II customers usually consumed 43 megawatts in its area of coverage, namely Tacloban City and the towns of Palo and Babatngon, which has more than 73,000 member-consumers. The Tacloban City Hall and the Leyte capitol building joined by activity, as well as several houses in the city.
March 15, 2018
Leyte Governor Leopoldo Dominico L. Petilla said the125 participants of the event came from barangays in the towns of Mayorga, Palo, Abuyog, Tan-auan, Tolosa, Dulag, MacArthur, and Tacloban. Orlando S. Mercado of the Kapwa Ko, Mahal Ko Foundation (KKMKF), said the seminar-workshop aims toÃâÃÂ ...
March 14, 2018
“The record of Palo seismic station is very important for the monitoring of movements of the Philippine Fault and Philippine Trench. Our present location is very ideal for seismic station since we are on top of bedrock,” Solidum said. The seismic station was established in Arado village back in the 1970s byÃâÃÂ ...
March 14, 2018
Palo, Leyte – The one-day Summit on Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) increased the awareness of the participants towards the government's family planning program, the Leyte Provincial Population Office said. Melchora E. Cawile, acting provincial population officer, said theÃâÃÂ ...
March 1, 2018
THE five-day visit of Greenpeace's campaign ship, “Rainbow Warrior,” in Tacloban City brought survivors of Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) together to weave stories of hope and demand for justice through a “human library” four years after the cyclone. The ship docked in Tacloban City on February 28ÃâÃÂ ...
February 13, 2018
PALO, Leyte — The National Food Authority has stopped selling rice in four of six Eastern Visayas due to dwindling stocks, a top official said on Tuesday. Distribution has stopped since Friday in Leyte, Biliran, Eastern Samar, and Samar provinces after stock levels dropped significantly over the past fewÃâÃÂ ...
February 8, 2018
But he added that the equipment must be requested from the DPWH regional director in Palo, Leyte, to determine if they are available because the Biliran DEO is presently focused on repairing storm-damaged roads and bridges. “NIA can immediately avail the equipment in case the Regional DirectorÃâÃÂ ...
Northbound Philippines News Online
February 7, 2018
PALO, Leyte — The limited supply of government rice prompted the National Food Authority (NFA) to significantly cut its weekly allocation to the region's nearly 5,000 accredited grains retailers. The “calibrated” allocation had been observed since January as stocks dwindled in government warehouses,ÃâÃÂ ...
February 6, 2018
A Mass led by Vidal's former private secretary, Cebu Auxiliary bishop Dennis Villarojo and concelebrated by Palo Leyte Archbishop John Du, Cebu Auxiliary Bishop Oscar Florencio, Bishop Emilio Bataclan and 15 other monsignors and priests close to Vidal was held at the mausoleum of the CebuÃâÃÂ ...
February 5, 2018
PALO, Leyte -- The National Food Authority (NFA) in Eastern Visayas has assured the public of enough rice stocks in the region despite limited supply from the government. NFA Regional Manager Henry Tristeza said commercial traders, households and government warehouses have combined stocks ofÃâÃÂ ...
February 2, 2018
Palo, Leyte – A group of congressmen from Eastern Visayas is calling for free PhilHealth coverage this year for people in the region hit hard by a spate of storms towards the end of 2017. “Eastern Visayas is still recovering from the adverse impact of Typhoons Yolanda (2013) and Ruby (2014). UnfortunatelyÃâÃÂ ...
January 23, 2018
The local government of Palo, Leyte plans to honor Pope Francis by naming a road after him, the Catholic Bishops of the Philippines (CBCP) reported Tuesday. During his five-day visit to the Philippines in 2015, the Pope traveled to Palo to commiserate with residents who lost their homes and loved ones toÃâÃÂ ...
January 18, 2018
TACLOBAN CITY — A 13-year-old boy and his younger sister drowned in a river in Palo town, Leyte on Wednesday afternoon. The young fatalities were identified as John Israel Pedrosa, a Grade 7 student at the Palo National High School and his younger sister Jasmin Ieon, 7, a Grade 1 pupil at theÃâÃÂ ...
December 17, 2017
In Palo,Leyte, Mayor Remedios L. Petilla said their town has also been declared under a state of calamity as a result of the heavy flooding in some barangays. . Petilla said the flood control project along the Bernard Reed river had helped a lot to lessen the flooding that put their town under floodwaters inÃâÃÂ ...
December 6, 2017
Hillary Diane Andales, 18, from the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) Eastern Visayas Campus in Palo, Leyte personally received the award on December 3 at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Ames Research Center in California. (Screen shot from Breakthrough's Facebook live).
July 26, 2017
THE town of Palo in Leyte will light up the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (Asean) landmark at the historic MacArthur Landing Memorial Park, tagged as one of the 50 significant sites in the country. The activity is one of the highlights of the 50th Asean anniversary, in which Philippines is the chairmanÃâÃÂ ...
Philippine Canadian Inquirer
December 31, 1999
So, learning lessons from (Typhoon) Yolanda, when we have the disaster in Palo, Leyte, everybody's the victim,” he said. “If it happens to Metro Manila, this is our solution. We have our alternative satellite that can bring up the operations of the government within hours, minutes,” he added. The New ClarkÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Gerald Rey Opiya of Palo, Leyte, and Alyana Therese Pangilinan of Bacolod will join around 300 youth representatives from different countries in the pre-synod meet with Pope Francis which seeks to assess the current situation and involvement of the youth in terms of their faith as well as socially relevantÃâÃÂ ...
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