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EARTHQUAKE IN JOSE ABAD SANTOS, SOUTHERN PHILIPPINES

EARTHQUAKE IN JOSE ABAD SANTOS, SOUTHERN PHILIPPINES

 

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is monitoring developments following a 6.4 Richter scale magnitude earthquake in Jose Abad Santos, Southern Philippines on 29 September 2019.

 

According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), no major damage was reported.  However, the earthquake is expected to generate aftershocks.

 

There has been no report of any Malaysians affected by the earthquake.

 

Malaysians requiring consular assistance are advised to contact the Consulate General of Malaysia in Davao City as per contact information below:

 

CONSULATE GENERAL OF MALAYSIA IN DAVAO CITY

2nd Floor, Usman Building,

Diho Subdivision Road,

Buhangin,Davao City
8000 Philippines

Tel:      +63 82 221 4050

            +63 936 9684001

Email: mwdavao@kln.gov.my 

 

MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS

03-8887 4530

03-8887 4570 (after working hours)

 

 

PUTRAJAYA

30 September 2019