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Tacloban misspent nearly P1B in Yolanda funds

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TRAGEDY. Super Typhoon Yolanda levels the coast of Leyte in November 2013.

Ex-mayor Alfred Romualdez, in response, says they gave what people deserved to get, and blamed the delays on the national government’s stringent rules

MANILA, Philippines (July 30, 2016) — If thousands of survivors of Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in Tacloban City have yet to feel the benefits of millions of pesos in rehabilitation funds, it is because irregularities marked a variety of projects, state auditors found.  Continue reading Tacloban misspent nearly P1B in Yolanda funds