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Saturday 19th April 2014
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Roxas Facts

Population: Approx 111,649
Longitude: 122.75
Latitude: 11.6
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Country: Philippines (PH)
Weather Station: Roxas
(about 1 miles away)

Roxas Weather

Current Weather in Roxas
Roxas accused of using aid-giving to campaign for 2016
MANILA, Philippines -- Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II was roundly criticized on Monday, for appearing to use the government’s rehabilitation of Super Typhoon "Yolanda" (Haiyan)-stricken areas to boost his candidacy in the 2016 presidential elections where he has been touted to be the ruling Liberal Party's standard bearer.   Roxas last week went on a three-day swing through storm-hit areas ...
Roxas goes on aid blitz in ‘Yolanda’-ravaged areas
Interior Secretary Mar Roxas on Saturday capped a whirlwind three-day visit to areas devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda by leading the groundbreaking rites for two multimillion-peso infrastructure projects in his home province of Capiz.
Lacson: Distribution of Yolanda funds by Mar Roxas appropriate  
Following  allegations of politicking against administration officials, rehabilitation czar Panfilo Lacson on Thursday defended the move of Interior Sec. Mar Roxas to distribute funds to typhoon-hit areas.
Roxas ethanol plant in full swing
Roxas Holdings, Inc., said its ethanol facility, Roxol Bioenergy Corp, is now in full swing, making it profitable for the first time.
Roxas delivers P802M to Yolanda-hit Leyte LGUs
MANILA, Philippines – Interior Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II on Thursday, April 10, went around Leyte towns and cities affected by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) to personally distribute P802 million in checks for the rehabilitation of public buildings. In a statement, Roxas said beginning this month, the government will release an ...
Roxas hits PNP's 'bata-bata' system
MANILA - Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Mar Roxas yesterday denounced the alleged ''bata-bata'' or patronage system in the Philippine National Police (PNP), saying there should be a ''level playing field'' in the promotion and assignment of officers in the police force.
Couple of things
The first has to do with Mar Roxas. He’s been busy the last few days making his presence felt in Leyte and the other places devastated by “Yolanda.” Since his arrival in Leyte last Thursday, he has distributed P1 billion to the typhoon-stricken areas. That is not the end of it, he said. There’s more to come, the government having earmarked P4 billion for them under the Grassroots Participatory ...
Palace defends Abaya, Roxas on ‘electioneering’ issue
MANILA, Philippines—Malacañang on Tuesday said Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II and Transportation Secretary Joseph “Jun” Abaya should be given the benefit of the doubt after being accused of early campaigning.   “It is perhaps just to give the involved officials the opportunity to explain themselves,” Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma said in Filipino in a press briefing.   The ...
Roxas says P1.79B ready for Yolanda rehab  
Interior  Secretary Mar Roxas went to Leyte province Thursday to distribute checks for the rehabilitation of areas affected by super typhoon Yolanda in November last year.
Roxas : I take the MRT when traffic gets unruly
Whenever the traffic situation in the metropolis becomes chaotic, Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II prefers riding the jampacked Metro Rail Transit train, even if it means mixing with the hoi polloi.

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