(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Monday, 22 July 2024) At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 135 km West Southwest of Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro (13.1°N, 120.0°E). Meanwhile, another LPA was estimated based on all available data at 880 km East of Eastern Visayas (11.1°N, 133.8°E). 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 cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to Southwest Monsoon. Possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to at times heavy rains. 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 2.5 meters).


TOP STORIES – Wednesday, May 10, 2023

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring)

10 May 2023, Wednesday, as of 9:00 a.m.

1. ASEAN Summit: 

-Marcos arrives at opening session of ASEAN Summit in Indonesia

-Marcos: Talks on Taiwan Strait 'unavoidable' at ASEAN Summit

-Marcos to hold bilateral talks with Vietnam, Laos, Timor Leste

[Manila Bulletin, Manila Times, Philstar, Rappler, Inquirer, ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News]

https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/nation/869537/marcos-arrives-at-opening-session-of-asean-summit/story/?just_in

2. Plea for Veloso pardon still there, says Marcos in 2nd Indonesia trip [ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News, Manila Bulletin, Rappler, Inquirer]

https://globalnation.inquirer.net/214847/plea-for-veloso-pardon-still-there-says-marcos-in-2nd-indonesia-trip

3. Marcos says reorganization in Cabinet looms after appointment ban [Manila Bulletin, Manila Times, ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News]

https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/nation/869520/marcos-says-reorganization-in-cabinet-looms-after-appointment-ban/story/

4. DFA says Timor-Leste rejects Teves’ request for political asylum [CNN PHL, GMA News, Bombo Radyo, Manila Times, One News, Inquirer]

https://globalnation.inquirer.net/214856/dfa-says-timor-leste-rejects-teves-request-for-political-asylum

5. COVID-19 pandemic: 

-DOH: Pandemic not over, don’t be complacent

-DOH: COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers encouraged to apply for product registration

-IATF to submit COVID-19 recommendations to Marcos by Monday

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

https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2023/05/10/2265115/doh-pandemic-not-over-dont-be-complacent

6. SWS: 47% of Filipinos agree it is dangerous to report content critical of Marcos admin [Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, GMA News, CNN PHL]

https://www.cnnphilippines.com/news/2023/5/9/SWS-press-freedom-report.html

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