(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Monday, 02 October 2023) At 3:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Storm "JENNY" {KOINU} was estimated based on all available data at 675 km East of Aparri, Cagayan (18.8°N, 128.0°E) with maximum sustained winds of 120 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 150 km/h. It is moving Northwestward at 10 km/h. Southwest Monsoon affecting Southern Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. 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 Trough of TS Jenny / Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to moderate winds coming from Southwest to West will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).

TOP STORIES – Thursday, 06 July 2023

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online and print media monitoring)

6 July 2023, Thursday, as of 5:00 p.m.

1. Palace bares LEDAC measures to push in Congress in 2023 [Phiippine Daily Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard, Manila Times, Rappler, CNN PHL, GMA News]


2. Marcos OKs new strategy to remove PHL from money launder grey list [CNN PHL, GMA News, Inquirer, Philstar, Manila Bulletin, Manila Times]


3. DOJ eyeing economic sabotage raps vs onion smugglers [ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, Daily Tribune, Manila Bulletin, Manila Times, Inquirer]


5. Remulla returns to DOJ after heart procedure, says resignation 'never' on the table [Inquirer, Philstar, CNN PHL, GMA News, ABS-CBN News]


6. Judge who acquitted De Lima inhibits from current case [ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Inquirer, Manila Standard, Philstar, Rappler]


7. PCG hits China’s ‘dangerous maneuvers’ en route to Ayungin Shoal [CNN PHL, Daily Tribune, Manila Times, Pilipino Star Ngayon, Rappler]


8. SC affirms unconstitutionality of 2005 oil exploration deal among PH, China, Vietnam [BusinessMirror, Manila Standard, Rappler, CNN PHL]


9. PBBM expects stable, cheaper energy supply for Pinoys [CNN PHL, Daily Tribune, The Philippine Star, Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard, Manila Times]


10. PBBM says PHL making progress on purchase of bird flu vaccines [CNN PHL, Daily Tribune, Rappler, Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard]


11. PHL can hurdle El Niño effects on aquaculture, livestock, poultry—Marcos [BusinessMirror, Daily Tribune, Manila Standard, Manila Bulletin]


12. Magnitude 4.8 earthquake hits Zambales, felt in Quezon City [Inquirer, Philstar, ABS-CBN News, GMA News]


13. Ledesma officially named PhilHealth chief; employees welcome appointment [Daily Tribune, Manila Standard, CNN PHL]


14. President inks EO 32 streamlining permits for telecom, internet infra [Manila Standard, Manila Times, GMA News]


15. DOT chief keeping ‘Love’ campaign despite mess [Daily Tribune, Manila Standard, Philstar, Inquirer]


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