Half of the cell sites were operating in Marinduque -Smart

Smart Communications, Inc. through its Vice President for External Relations Mr. Wo Rosete issued a network advisory on December 26 that as of 3:00 p.m., about 86% of Smart’s cell sites in the 14 provinces in South Luzon affected by Typhoon Nina were operating, providing voice and SMS services. Disruption of services was heavily concentrated in the areas hardest hit by the storm. These are the provinces of: -Catanduanes, where services were disrupted this morning after the radio transmission link to the island province was damaged); -Marinduque, where half of…

Biyahe ng mga barko sa Lucena Port, balik normal na

LUCENA PORT, Lucena City – Nagsimula nang makabiyahe ang mga barko mula at patungo sa mga daungan ng Lucena at Marinduque ngayong gabi, Lunes, Disyembre 26. Ito’y matapos payagan ng Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) ang mga shipping lines na mag-resume ng kanilang operasyon kasunod ng paghina ng bagyong #NinaPH. Inalis na ng Pagasa ang babala ng bagyo kaninang alas-5:00 ng hapon sa mga nabanggit na lugar kaya’t makabibiyahe na ang anumang uri ng sasakyang pandagat na naantala sa nakalipas na isang araw, maliban na lamang sa ilang maliliit na bangka…

#SulongBayaMarinduque: CMI now accepting donations for Typhoon Nina victims

Club Marinduqueno, Inc. (CMI) is now ready to accept donations for families affected by typhoon Nina. For organizations and individuals who plan to donate goods, the list of goods or items that can be donated are the following: Canned Goods Instant Noodles Rice Medicine and First Aid Clothes and Blankets You can ship your donations or drop them off on the below addresses: Quezon City 2nd floor Don Antonio Sports Center, Commonwealth Ave., Holy Spirit Drive, Quezon City. In front of Ever Gotesco, beside BDO and 7/11 Open on: 10:00…

Cell towers in Marinduque, Bicol damaged by Typhoon Nina

Telecommunication signals in Marinduque and the Bicol region have been cut down as several cell towers in the area have been structurally damaged by Typhoon Nina (international name: Nock-Ten), Ayala-led Globe Telecom Inc. said on Monday. “Based on our network team assessment, intermittent services were mostly caused by commercial power outages in the Bicol Region. Generator sets for cell towers are now being used to allow customers to use basic telecommunications services such as calls and text messaging. However, at least 6 towers located in Camarines Sur (4 towers), Albay…

Oil tanker sumadsad sa Marinduque

GASAN, Marinduque – Isang oil tanker ang sumadsad sa baybayin ng Banot, Gasan, Marinduque sa gitna ng pananalasa ng Bagyong ”Nina”, Lunes, Disyembre 26. Ayon sa Municipal Interior Local Government ng Gasan, sakay ng MT Obama, na nagmula sa Subic, ang 21 crew na papunta sana sa Tacloban. Sinisiyasat pa ng Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) kung may kargang krudo ang MT Obama nang maaksidente ito dakong ika-2:00 ng umaga. May naihanda nang oil spill foam ang mga awtoridad sakaling kailanganin, ani PCG spokesman Commander Armand Balilo. Samantala, iniulat din ng…