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Paeng death toll rises to 110

The number of reported deaths left by Tropical Storm Paeng has climbed to 110, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said on Tuesday.

Of these deaths, 79 were confirmed while 31 are still for validation.

Most of the deaths were reported in Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao at 59.

Sixty-three people were injured and 23 are currently missing from various locations across the country.

Marcos to sign SIM Card Registration Act on Monday

 All public telecommunications entities (PTEs) or direct sellers will require the SIM card user to present a valid identification document with a photo

 President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. is expected to sign into law the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Card Registration Act on Monday.Once signed, this will be the first law to be signed since Marcos assumed office on June 30.The signing of the measure aims to boost government… Read More


PBBM assures gov’t readiness

MANILA – President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Friday assured the public that he is closely monitoring Mayon Volcano’s activity.In a Twitter post, Marcos said he is coordinating with the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), the National… Read More