(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Monday, 15 July 2024) Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) affecting Southern Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—˜π—”π—§π—›π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to ITCZ. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. 𝗙𝗒π—₯π—˜π—–π—”π—¦π—§ π—ͺπ—œπ—‘π—— 𝗔𝗑𝗗 π—–π—’π—”π—¦π—§π—”π—Ÿ π—ͺπ—”π—§π—˜π—₯ π—–π—’π—‘π——π—œπ—§π—œπ—’π—‘: Light to moderate winds coming from Southwest to Southeast will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).


TOP STORIES – Saturday, February 25, 2023

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring)

25 February 2023, Saturday, as of 4PM

1. PH marks 37th anniversary of EDSA People Power Revolution

- PBBM calls for 'unity, reconciliation' on EDSA anniversary

- EDSA spirit is alive –Aquino family

- Protesters commemorate ‘People Power ousting’ of Marcos Sr.

[Manila Bulletin, Philippine Star, Inquirer, ABS-CBN News, GMA News, CNN Philippines, Rappler, News5]

https://mb.com.ph/2023/02/25/marcos-offers-hand-of-reconciliation-on-edsa-anniversary/

2. PBBM joins Tan-Ok festival in Ilocos, assures support for PH tourism industry

[ABS-CBN News, Manila Bulletin, Philippine Star, Inquirer, GMA News, News5, CNN Philippines]

https://news.abs-cbn.com/news/02/25/23/marcos-jr-leads-ilocos-norte-festival-assures-support-for-tourism-industry

3. EU lawmakers urge PH to rejoin ICC, decriminalize libel

- EU finds human rights situation in PH better under PBBM admin

[Philippine Star, ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Manila Bulletin, CNN Philippines, Inquirer]

https://news.abs-cbn.com/video/news/02/25/23/eu-lawmakers-urge-marcos-jr-to-restore-ph-membership-in-icc

4. PCG says best way to counter Chinese ‘bullying’ in WPS is to publicize aggressive acts

- PCG: Chinese militia still at Ayungin and Sabina shoals; incident report filed at DFA

 [Manila Bulletin, GMA News, CNN Philippines, Inquirer, ABS-CBN News]

https://mb.com.ph/2023/02/25/pcg-says-countering-chinese-bullying-in-wps-by-publicizing-aggressive-acts/

5. Voters in Cavite 7th district head to polls to pick new congressman

[Rappler, CNN Philippines, ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Manila Bulletin]

https://www.rappler.com/nation/luzon/voters-amadeo-indang-tanza-trece-martires-city-cavite-head-polls-pick-new-congressman-february-2023/

6. Oil price rollbacks likely next week

[CNN Philippines, ABS-CBN News, Philippine Star, GMA News, Manila Bulletin]

https://www.cnnphilippines.com/news/2023/2/25/fuel-price-rollback-eyed-next-week.html

7. ‘PH can withdraw from RCEP if it won’t benefit economy’

[Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, Philippine Star, ABS-CBN News, GMA News]

https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1734885/ph-may-withdraw-from-trade-pact-if-it-wont-benefit-economy

8. Senate seeks probe into BuCor’s transfer plan to Masungi

[Philippine Star, ABS-CBN News, Inquirer, CNN Philippines, Manila Bulletin, GMA News]

https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2023/02/25/2247431/senate-probe-bucor-plan-masungi

9. Fisher groups protest dredging, reclamation projects in Cavite

[GMA News, CNN Philippines, Inquirer, Manila Bulletin]

https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/nation/861958/bfar-pamalakaya-discuss-manila-bay-dredging-reclamation-activities/story/

10. Responders struggle to retrieve bodies from plane wreckage on Mayon

[GMA News, Inquirer, Philippine Star, ABS-CBN News]

https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/nation/862003/team-faces-challenges-retrieving-bodies-from-plane-wreckage-on-mayon/story/?just_in

 11. Panagbenga to showcase 24 floats on grand parade

[News5, Rappler, GMA News, Manila Bulletin, ABS-CBN News]

https://twitter.com/News5PH/status/1629339431068123141

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