Typhoon Odette leaves P3.8 billion damage in MIMAROPA agriculture, infrastructure

Typhoon Odette caused P3.8 billion in damage to agricultural and infrastructure in the MIMAROPA Region, according to the Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management...

DSWD hands out “paper play money” as aid to Odette victims

Victims of typhoon Odette in Araceli town, northern Palawan, are being made to pose for photos with paper play money representing P5,000 in cash...

‘Task Force Kapatid’ to help PALECO speed up restoration of power

The Palawan Electric Cooperative (PALECO) expects that the arrival of additional linemen and technical personnel from Laguna, Batangas, and Quezon as additional manpower under...

Pag-IBIG Fund now offering calamity loans to Odette victims

Active members of the Pag-IBIG Fund in Palawan can now apply for calamity loans within 90 days after its central office authorized a P5-billion...

Capitol allocates P305 million in aid for affected families and gov’t workers

The Palawan provincial board approved Tuesday a total of P305 million as relief aid to families affected by Typhoon Odette, as well as assistance...

LBP set to extend financial assistance to all Palawan LGUs in wake of Odette

The Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) said it prepared to provide financial assistance to Puerto Princesa City and all 23 municipalities in Palawan. LBP...

PLDT-SMART speeds up full restoration of internet connectivity

The Philippine Long Distance Telephone (PLDT)-SMART's wireless service is nearing full restoration after Odette's rampage in Palawan damaged the province's existing telecommunications infrastructure. Cathy Yap-Yang,...

People Helping People: El Nido’s Palawan Odette Relief

El Nido locals were one of the first who launched relief efforts right after the onslaught of Typhoon Odette on December 17. Numerous groups...

Palawan sustains P7.8 billion in agricultural and infrastructure losses

Ten days after Typhoon Odette battered central and northern Palawan, an estimated total damage of P7.8 billion was documented throughout the province, including its...

Support pouring for 25k Odette-affected families in Palawan

Relief efforts by public and private entities are still pouring in for victims of Typhoon “Odette,” as nearly 25,000 families in affected municipalities have...

Three towns in Palawan among beneficiaries of LANDBANK’s P20.9M aid to Odette-affected LGUs

The towns of Bataraza, Brooke's Point, and Coron in Palawan are among the beneficiaries of a P20.9 million financial support from the state-owned Land...

Palawan faces bleak Christmas while recovering from Odette

Christmas will not be a season for Noche Buena and gifts in seriously Odette-affected areas in Puerto Princesa City and Palawan province, but rather...