Province, has expressed support on President Rodrigo Duterte's holiday truce making assurance on Monday that "no arrests will be made for those who will favor the President's invitation." In a statement, the 7ID said it also opened its camps to all. Catherine Hapin, 7ID public affairs officer, said the command adhered to the decision of President Duterte who encouraged all rebel groups and members to spend the season with their families."However, members of the Maute Group and Abu Sayyaf Group as well as terrorists and criminal groups are not included in the ceasefire declared by the President," Hapin noted.Nina was last seen 150 km east of Virac, Catanduanes, and is forecast to move west at 15 kph.
Sea travel is risky over the seaboards of Luzon, the state weather bureau added.
25 (PNA) -- The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has raised its status to "red alert" as Typhoon "Nina" intensifies further threatening the Bicol Region Sunday.
This was disclosed by NDRRMC executive director Ricardo Jalad in a statement Sunday (Dec. "Red" alert footing of the entire NDRRMC took place 12 noon with the response clusters, headed by the Department of Social Welfare and Development, being activated to ensure close coordination and quick mobilization of assistance for communities that might be affected by the typhoon.
Burias Island, Albay, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur and southern Quezon are currently under TCWS No. Metro Manila, Rizal, Bataan, Occidental Mindoro including Lubang Island, Nueva Ecija, Aurora, southern Quirino, southern Nueva Vizcaya, Zambales, Pampanga, Bulacan, Tarlac, Cavite, Aklan, Capiz, Samar, Eastern Samar, Biliran, Leyte and Bantayan Island are still under TCWS No. (PNA) JBP/PFN back to top Bulacan moves to make pyro industry safer by banning unstable ingredients MALOLOS CITY, Bulacan, Dec.
22 (PNA) -- The provincial government of Bulacan, through the Provincial Pyrotechnics Regulatory Board (PPRB), in partnership with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), has come up with proposals to make the local fireworks and pyrotechnics industry more safe and at par with international standards.