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  1. Visayas Newsbits for March 25, 2014Read the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | Manila Bulletin

    Some P73.1 million has been released by the Department of Social Welfare and Development to nine local government units in Eastern Visayas to continue its cash-for-work program for typhoon Yolanda survivors in the region.

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  2. Church rebuilding after storm will take time, Philippine priests toldRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Iobserve

    Since November, any time it rains the interior of the Archdiocese of Palo's Cathedral of the Transfiguration of Our Lord gets good and wet.

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  3. Smart wins award for disaster response, SmartNetRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Sun-Star

    Smart's disaster preparedness and emergency response program which was put to the test when Yolanda devastated central Philippines last November - was named "Best Use of Mobile for Emergency or Humanitarian Efforts" at the GSMA Global Mobile Awards 2014, which is dubbed the Oscars of the mobile industry.

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  4. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Iobserve

    By Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service PALO, Philippines -- Since November, any time it rains the interior of the Archdiocese of Palo's Cathedral of the Transfiguration of Our Lord Mass is celebrated at a portable altar set up under a tent in the one wing where the roof remains intact.

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  5. Church rebuilding after storm will take time, Philippine priests toldRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    Since November, any time it rains the interior of the Archdiocese of Palo's Cathedral of the Transfiguration of Our Lord gets good and wet.

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  6. Korean Araw Force rebuilds typhoon-damaged house of war veteran in Leyte's Carigara townRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Philippines Today

    True to their commitment to help in the rebuilding efforts of typhoon-affected Leyte, the Republic of Korean Military Forces expanded their rehabilitation works from the towns of Palo, Tanauan, Tolosa and Dulag to Carigara.

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  7. Prisoners again bolt typhoon-damaged Philippine jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... photo of prisoners who escaped during Typhoon Haiyan being detained inside the Leyte provincial jail in Palo, Philippines. (AFP/Nicolas Asfouri) PALO, Philippines: Nearly 200 inmates of a Philippine jail damaged by Super Typhoon Haiyan bolted the ...

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  8. Zambry Launches Book On Entrepreneurship By Datuk R. PalanRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    PETALING JAYA, Jan 9 -- Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir Thursday launched a book by SMRT Holdings Berhad chairman and chief executive officer Datuk R. Palan on the latter's entrepreneurial experience.

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  9. Small-town squabbles blamed for stalling Philippine aidRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2013 | AlertNet

    A boy bites his empty plate while queuing for a free meal during Christmas celebrations at the town of Bislig, Tanauan in Leyte province, central Philippines December 24, 2013, a month after Typhoon Haiyan battered central Philippines REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco PALO, Philippines, Dec 29 - Nena Obrero and her family survived without government aid for ... (more)

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  10. Quick viewRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2013 | AlertNet

    ... of Roberto Retanal in Palo, Leyte province, central Philippines December 20, 2013. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco PALO, Philippines, Dec 26 (Reuters) - A sister living on the other side of the world gave Roberto Retanal what he needed most to piece his humble ...

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  11. Remittances throw lifeline to Philippines' typhoon survivorsRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2013 | AlertNet

    ... of Roberto Retanal in Palo, Leyte province, central Philippines December 20, 2013. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco PALO, Philippines, Dec 26 (Reuters) - A sister living on the other side of the world gave Roberto Retanal what he needed most to piece his humble ...

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  12. Christmas Around the WorldRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

    ... He said he was joining all those hoping 'for a better world.' Residents decorated a Christmas tree in Palo, Philippines. More than a month after Typhoon Haiyan, many survivors will be spending Christmas with no roofs over their heads and mourning ...

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  13. Spirits low for people in Yolanda-hit areas: PetillaRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2013 | ABS-CBN News

    Other areas in Leyte province suffered worse than Tacloban City from the wrath of super typhoon "Yolanda," according to Department of Energy Secretary Jericho Petilla.

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  14. Philippine typhoon survivors struggle to salvage ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2013 | AlertNet

    ... damaged by super typhoon Haiyan last month, in Palo, Leyte December 24, 2013. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco PALO, Philippines, Dec 24 (Reuters) - Filipino mother Rhodora Tonningsen has no tinsel or baubles for her Christmas tree this year so she's decorated ...

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  15. 49 villages in Tacloban City now with electricityRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2013 | Philippines Today

    Electricity is now available in 49 of Tacloban City's 138 villages, according to the city government's task force normalization.

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  16. Espinoza: No-build zones in LeyteRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2013 | Sun-Star

    THE Province of Leyte is still in a quandary as to how to implement the recommendation of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to designate no-build zones in the coastal areas.

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  17. PLDT Group restores full service in Yolanda-hit areasRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2013 | ABS-CBN News

    Dominant carrier Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. has fully restored network services in all the cities and municipalities exactly a month after Super Typhoon Yolanda battered the Visayas region.

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  18. MSF in the Philippines: One month after Haiyan/YolandaRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2013 | Crofs Blogs

    The first MSF teams arrived in the Philippines on November 9 in the immediate aftermath of the typhoon.

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  19. Smart, Sun reconnect all towns and cities post-YolandaRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2013 | PressReleasePoint

    In a report submitted to the National Telecommunications Commission today, the companies were able to reestablish cellular service in 100% of all cities and municipalities of the following provinces: Aklan, Antique, Biliran, Bohol, Capiz, Cebu, Eastern Samar, Guimaras, Iloilo, Leyte, Negros Occidental, Negros Oriental, Northern Samar, Southern ... (more)

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  20. COMMENTARY: Witnessing Yolanda's shadowsRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2013 | MindaNews

    I wanted to write about what I witnessed and experienced in Tacloban immediately upon arrival but thoughts and feelings were so warped I could not decide how to start.

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