Ibaan - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Ibaan


Proposed isolation facility in Batangas can operate without LGU's approval - DOH

Apr 22, 2020 - 9:50 PM

Department of Health Regional Director Eduardo Janairo says the national government can run the COVID-19 facility, in response to the protests of Ibaan residents led by its mayor, fearing the virus might spread in the town

'Coronavirus-free' town in Batangas protests preparations for an isolation facility

Apr 16, 2020 - 3:41 PM

It's a project of the Batangas Provincial Government that angered many residents of Ibaan town. Mayor Joy Salvame says no coordination was made with the municipal government before preparations began in Barangay Malainin.

LOOK: Eyed relocation site for Taal evacuees in Ibaan, Batangas

Jan 25, 2020 - 4:41 PM

The eyed relocation site has 1,200 units, a school building, and a gymnasium

HOUSING SITE. The compound has 1,200 units. Photo by Tina Ganzon-Ozaeta

Batangas town mayor welcomes Taal eruption resettlers

Jan 25, 2020 - 12:37 PM

Mayor Joy Salvame says some evacuees have expressed their desire to resettle in Ibaan, which is a safe zone

IBAAN CHIEF. Ibaan Mayor Joy Salvame (middle) visits an evacuation center. Photo from the Facebook page of Mayor Joy Salvame

Batangas ghost town eyed as relocation site for residents displaced by Taal eruption

Jan 24, 2020 - 9:07 PM

An unutilized housing project in Ibaan, Batangas, intended for police and military personnel is being considered as a relocation site for those affected by the Taal Volcano eruption