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Telco restores 75% of Visayas network; 99% in southern Luzon, expands coverage in typhoon-hit areas

17 Nov , 2013  

One of the major players in the telecommunications providing wireless cellular has put back 75% to its network online. Globe Telecom on Saturday said 75 percent of its network in Visayas have already been restored amid continuing efforts of the company to fast-track restoration. Globe has so far restored 90 percent of its network in […]

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Update on Yolanda Damages: Death count increases to 3,637 with 12,501 injured and 1,186 missing

17 Nov , 2013  

As of 6:00 PM, November 16, there are now 3,637 individuals reported as dead, 12,501 injured and 1,186 missing. A total of 2,104,037 families or 9,815,895 persons were affected in 9,699 barangays in 44 provinces, 539 municipalites and 56 cities of Calabarzon, Mimaropa, Bicol, Eastern Visayas, Central Visayas, Western Visayas, Northern Mindanao, Caraga and Davao […]