Typhoons

Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon water park opened on Sunday after being closed for almost 2 years

article Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon reopened on a sunny day on January 2, 2022 during the Walt Disney World Resort’s 50th anniversary celebration in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. The water park offers exciting water attractions and tropical family fun for guests of all ages LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida. – On Sunday, …

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Philippines: New wave of COVID feared amid typhoon devastation – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T48EuGS36Zk Oakland news now – Philippines: New wave of COVID feared amid typhoon devastation – YouTube channel video with the logo in the top left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. The Philippines recorded nearly 3,000 COVID-19 cases on …

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Single mother of eleven children struggles to survive after Typhoon “Odette”

GILDA Marikit’s home was badly damaged when typhoon “Odette” lashed Cebu on the night of December 16, but the single mother of 11 said on Wednesday that she had not received any form of emergency aid from the government. Neither water, food, clothing, nor tents. Marikit, 40, and her family …

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US expands additional P950-M aid to Typhoon Odette survivors

MANILA, Philippines – The United States is sending an additional 950 million pesos in humanitarian aid to survivors of Typhoon Odette. In a statement on Wednesday, the U.S. embassy in Manila said the additional aid provided through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) will provide food aid, water, sanitation …

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Typhoon-ridden Dinagat Islands make Garage the province’s seat of power

The Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office of Dinagat Province counts 27,780 destroyed and 3,085 damaged houses in 7 cities CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines – The Dinagat Islands provincial government has made a garage the seat of power for the province, where local officials are now preparing plans for rebuilding …

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The death toll in Typhoon Odette in the eastern Visayas reaches 27

TACLOBAN CITY – The number of people who died from Typhoon Odette (international name: Rai) in the eastern Visayas has reached 27. Another death was reported in the city of Inopacan, Leyte Province, according to the Philippine National Police in the region. The other 26 fatalities came from Southern Leyte. …

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UAE flights: Filipino expats’ Christmas travel plans untouched by typhoon and new Covid curbs

Disruptions had stranded passengers and caused several cancellations on the Dubai-Manila route Released: Thu 23 Dec 2021, 7:36 pm The majority of Filipino expatriates in the United Arab Emirates travel home for the holidays despite the introduction of new restrictive travel policies and the havoc caused by Typhoon Rai. Airline …

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Fixed Oil Supply Bottlenecks in Typhoon Zone – DoE

The Department of Energy (DoE) said the bottlenecks that are hindering the delivery of petroleum products to ports in the provinces hit by Typhoon Odette (international name: Rai) have been removed. “The oil companies assured the DoE that we had adequate supplies. The challenge was how the ships carrying the …

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Typhoon-ridden Leyteños urged them to pray “directly” to God

AERIAL VIEW. On December 19, 2021, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte will conduct an aerial photo of the areas severely affected by Typhoon Odette in the cities of Cebu and Bohol. He was accompanied by Senator Bong Go. (Presidential photo by Simeon Celi) MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has urged the …

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Agencies supporting typhoon-hit areas can request more QRFs

Alexis Romero – The Filipino Star December 19, 2021 | 12:00 noon MANILA, Philippines – Agencies helping areas hit by Typhoon Odette can apply for additional Quick Response Funds (QRF) if necessary, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said. During a briefing on Odette’s effects last Friday, Health Minister …

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