Northern Samar Daily News

Philippine StarDA to focus on 10 poorest provincesPhilippine StarThese are Lanao del Sur (67.3 percent), Eastern Samar (55.4), Apayao (54.7), Maguindanao (54.5), Zamboanga del Norte (48), Sarangani (46), North Cotabato (44.8), Negros Oriental (43.9), and Northern and Western Samar (both with 43.5 percent).and more [...]
Sun, Jun 26, 2016 4:33:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
GMA News1.9-M residents of Eastern Visayas live in poverty – DSWD surveyGMA NewsAmong the identified poor households in Eastern Visayas, 127,058 were recorded in Leyte; 67,320 in Western Samar; 60,904 in Northern Samar; 39,826 in Eastern Samar; 24,977 in Southern Leyte and 10,860 households in Biliran. The results show 88.4 [...]
Sun, Jun 26, 2016 3:31:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Manila BulletinReviving the abaca industryManila BulletinAt least P9 billion is needed to regain the vibrancy of the country's abaca industry and makes it more competitive in the global market, according to the Philippine Abaca Industry Roadmap. The roadmap, which was launched by Department of Agriculture's ... [...]
Sun, Jun 26, 2016 3:28:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
GMA NewsLPA off Samar becomes 1st PHL cyclone; Aurora landfall expected MondayGMA NewsGMA News' resident meteorologist Nathaniel Cruz said after making landfall, the cyclone may cross Northern Luzon and could move west of Ilocos region by Monday night. The estimated rainfall amount within Ambo's 200-kilometer diameter was 2.5 to 10 [...]
Sun, Jun 26, 2016 4:57:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Philippine Star#Journeyto30 Between a storm and the deep blue seaPhilippine StarCyclones that form in the Pacific and pass through Northern Samar or Bicol Region are likely to pass over the province. Just recently, the tiny islands of Banton, Simara and Sibale in the northern part of the province were devastated [...]
Sat, Jun 25, 2016 4:31:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
InterAksyonPeople sleep in open air as 12-hour blackout hits Northern SamarInterAksyonCATARMAN, Northern Samar -- Hundreds of residents of Catarman, the capital town of Northern Samar, spent a sweltering night outdoors after the province of close to 600,000 people was struck by a blackout Wednesday evening that lasted until mid-morning ... [...]
Thu, Jun 16, 2016 1:48:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
GMA NewsBishops call for separate Samar administrative regionGMA NewsCATARMAN, Northern Samar – A group led by the three Catholic bishops of Samar Island is leading a campaign to declare the island a separate region from Eastern Visayas. This group, backed bylocal government units in the island, will ask President-elect ...and [...]
Wed, Jun 15, 2016 7:29:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
InterAksyonDiarrhea outbreak claims 19 lives in Samar provincesInterAksyonThe regional epidemiology and surveillance unit said it received reports Wednesday of three new fatalities, all children younger than five years, from the towns of Catarman and Pambujan in Northern Samar. The health department has stepped up monitoring ...Diarrhea death toll in Samar [...]
Wed, Jun 08, 2016 3:16:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
RapplerNorthern Samar's Abayon escorted out of CongressRapplerMANILA, Philippines – Harlin Abayon failed to reclaim his position as congressman of Northern Samar despite the recent decision of the Supreme Court that he is the duly-elected representative in 2013. The Supreme Court decision reversed the ruling of ...Ex-Northern Samar lawmaker escorted out [...]
Mon, Jun 06, 2016 12:48:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
RapplerWho's the real congressman of Northern Samar?RapplerMANILA, Philippines – House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr confirmed on Tuesday, May 31, that Harlin Abayon is the duly-elected representative of Northern Samar. On Monday, Congress' session for the proclamation of President-elect Rodrigo Duterte and ...'Congressman' interrupts Duterte-Robredo coronation with own proclamation issueGMA NewsLawmaker [...]
Tue, May 31, 2016 11:55:00 AM, Continue reading at the source