• 02 April 2015
MANILA, April 2 --  President Benigno S. Aquino III made the rounds of seaport, airport and bus terminals on Wednesday to ensure safe travel as Filipinos trooped to the provinces for the Holy Week break.After inspecting the Batangas Port Passenger Terminal on Wednesday morning, the President proceeded to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminals 1 and 3 to assess preparations for the influx of people as well as ongoing renovation works in the airport.Arriving at NAIA Terminal 3 at about 1:51 p.m., President Aquino was met by Director General of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines retired Lt. Gen. William Hotchkiss III, Manila International Airport Authority General Manager Jose Angel Honrado, and NAIA Terminal 3 Manager Engineer Octavio Lina.Also there at the terminal’s departure area were the mascot of the Philippine National Police (PNP) and reigning Mister International Philippines, Police Officer 2 Mariano Flormata, Jr. of the PNP’s Aviation Security Group.As he was being briefed by Honrado, the President inspected Cebu Pacific Air’s check-in counters for departing passengers, as well as the X-ray machine at the final security check at the depar ...Read more

President Aquino says he will monitor Typhoon ‘Chedeng’ from Bahay Pangarap

 CENTRAL  02 April 2015
MANILA, April 2 -- President Benigno S. Aquino III said he will check the progress of Typhoon Chedeng, as it enters the country’s area of responsibility on Wednesday night or early Thursday. In an interview in Batangas City on Wednesday, the President said he would probably stay at Bahay Pangarap ...Read more

Government ready for Typhoon Chedeng

 CENTRAL  02 April 2015
QUEZON CITY, April 2 -- The national government has declared its readiness in the coming typhoon, expected to hit the country this weekend.National Disaster Risk Reduction & Management Council (NDRRMC) chair Undersecretary Alexander Pama, in a media briefing on Friday, said, members of the Pre Disa ...Read more