(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Wednesday, 29 May 2024) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "AGHON" {EWINIAR} was estimated based on all available data at 850 km East Northeast of Extreme Northern Luzon (23.1°N, 129.7°E) with maximum sustained winds of 130 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 160 km/h. It is moving Northeastward at 20 km/h. Southwesterly Windflow affecting the western section of the country. 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 Localized Thunderstorms. 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 South to Southwest will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).


TOP STORIES - Wednesday, April 10, 2024

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

As of 4PM, Wednesday, 10 April 2024

1. Marcos to Filipino Muslims: Become examples of humility, peace

[Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard, Daily Tribune, PhilStar, ABS-CBN News]

https://mb.com.ph/2024/4/10/marcos-to-filipino-muslims-become-examples-of-humility-peace

2. DAY OF VALOR 2024

-Push back vs aggression, Marcos urges Filipinos

[Inquirer, Manila Standard, PhilStar, BusinessMirror, Manila Bulletin, People’s Journal, Daily Tribune, Manila Times, Pilipino Star Ngayon]

https://globalnation.inquirer.net/231169/push-back-vs-aggression-marcos-urges-filipinos

3. Marcos 'horrified' by Duterte's 'gentleman's agreement' with China

[Rappler, GMA News, Daily Tribune, ABS-CBN News, Manila Times, Inquirer, Manila Bulletin]

https://www.rappler.com/philippines/marcos-horrified-alleged-duterte-gentleman-agreement-china-sea-dispute/

4. Marcos: No more extension of PUV consolidation deadline

[ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Manila Bulletin, Inquirer, Rappler, Daily Tribune, Manila Times]

https://news.abs-cbn.com/news/2024/4/10/marcos-says-april-30-deadline-for-puv-consolidation-is-final-1018

5. WEST PHL SEA

-Territorial threats harming Filipinos unacceptable – Marcos

-Envoy: Patience of PH on China ‘stretched to the limit’

-China spinning tales against PH over sea vandalism — Tolentino

[Inquirer, The Philippine Star, People’s Journal, People’s Tonight]

https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2024/04/10/2346520/territorial-threats-harming-filipinos-unacceptable-marcos

6. FOREIGN AFFAIRS

-Marcos to highlight economic, defense cooperation in trilateral summit with US, Japan

-China opposes 'bloc confrontation ahead of Biden, Marcos, Kishida meet

-Romualdez: Filipinos to reap huge economic dividends from Marcos-Kishida-Biden trilateral meeting

[Interaksyon, GMA News, Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard, Inquirer, Daily Tribune]

https://tribune.net.ph/2024/04/10/marcos-trilateral-summit-to-maintain-security-freedom-of-navigation-in-wps

7. VP Duterte, Estrella, Bersamin to be caretakers during Marcos’ trip to US

[Inquirer, ABS-CBN News, Rappler]

https://globalnation.inquirer.net/231294/vp-duterte-estrella-bersamin-to-be-caretakers-during-marcos-trip-to-us

8. Marcos seeks to expedite return to old school calendar

[ABS-CBN News, Daily Tribune, GMA News, Manila Bulletin]

https://news.abs-cbn.com/news/2024/4/10/marcos-seeks-to-expedite-return-to-old-school-calendar-1452

9. Review benefits for disabled soldiers – Marcos

-Veterans Medical Center gets P150-M boost from Palace

[Manila Standard], BusinessMirror, Manila Bulletin, People’s Tonight, Abante Tonite]

https://manilastandard.net/news/314433972/marcos-orders-review-of-separation-benefits-for-disabled-soldiers.html

10. Marcos seeks stronger partnership with World Food Programme

-WFP bilib sa food stamp program ni BBM

[GMA News, Manila Times, Daily Tribune, Abante Tonite, PhilStar]

https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/nation/903139/marcos-seeks-stronger-partnership-world-food-programme/story/

11. MMC mandates NCR LGUs to adjust working hours 'to ease traffic'

[GMA News, Rappler, PhilStar, ABS-CBN News]

https://www.rappler.com/nation/metro-manila/local-government-units-working-hours-starting-april-15-2024/

13. METRO MANILA TRAFFIC

Marcos lists down strategies to ease Metro Manila traffic

-Marcos: Transit system will fix traffic congestion in Metro Manila

[Manila Bulletin, Daily Tribune, Inquirer]

https://mb.com.ph/2024/4/10/marcos-lists-down-strategies-to-ease-metro-manila-traffic

14. Safe digital space bills pushed

[BusinessMirror, Manila Standard, People’s Tonight]

https://businessmirror.com.ph/2024/04/10/safe-digital-space-bills-pushed

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