- Manila BulletinApr 16 23:29 PM
The Philippines suffered $13 billion of damage when Super Typhoon Haiyan tore through the country in 2013, a year after another storm killed 1,067. Now, the nation is looking at defraying the costs of future calamities with catastrophe bonds. The government is in talks with the World Bank on a possible foreign-currency offer of the […]
- InquirerApr 02 3:55 AM
MANILA, Philippines - Typhoon "Chedeng" has slowed down as it continues its path toward the Philippine landmass, the weather bureau said Thursday afternoon as it noted that the typhoon's eye had disappeared, an indication it is weakening. In its weather forecast, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said "Chedeng" now moves at 15 kilometers per...
- InquirerApr 01 9:25 AM
MANILA, Philippines--- Typhoon Chedeng (international name Maysak) has entered the Philippine area of responsibility late Wednesday. Chedeng slightly weakened further at 180 kilometers per hour near the center and gusts of up to 215 kph, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said in its11p.m.bulletin. It was last observed 1,040 kilometers east of ...
- Rappler.comMar 31 17:08 PM
MANILA, Philippines – Typhoon Maysak has strengthened further overnight Wednesday, April 1, as it moves closer to the eastern edge of the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR). Maysak, carrying maximum sustained winds of 215 km/h near the center and gusts of up to 250 km/h, was located 1,410 km east ...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsApr 01 23:44 PM
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A super typhoon blamed for the deaths of at least four people on islands in the western Pacific Ocean has weakened after reaching Philippine waters and is expected to further lose strength as it approaches the country's northeastern coast, officials said Thursday.
- Fox NewsApr 04 2:52 AM
MANILA, Philippines – Thousands of residents and tourists were told to leave the northeastern Philippines' coastline ahead of Typhoon Maysak, which is barreling from the Pacific after killing four people and destroying hundreds of homes in Micronesia.
- Arab NewsApr 17 18:53 PM
TYPHOON TROUBLE: This NOAA satellite image on Tuesday shows Super Typhoon Maysak tracking west-northwestward toward the Philippines. (AFP)
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsApr 04 22:59 PM
A super typhoon dissolved into a tropical depression and made landfall in the Philippines Sunday, forecasters said, easing fears after thousands of residents fled remote coastal villages to avoid potential giant waves. Maysak, which began as a Super Typhoon in the Pacific Ocean, reached the northeast coast of the main island of Luzon at 8:00 am (0000 GMT) with winds of 55 kilometres (34 miles ...
- Rappler.comApr 01 18:09 PM
MANILA, Philippines – Typhoon Chedeng (Maysak), which entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) Wednesday evening , April 1, maintained its strength overnight, according to state weather bureau PAGASA. As of 4 am Thursday, April 2, Chedeng had maximum sustained winds of 180 km/h near the center and gusts of up to 215 km/h. It is moving ...
- CNN.comApr 01 9:24 AM
A large storm system dubbed Typhoon Maysak is churning over the Pacific Ocean, days away from a possible direct hit on the Philippines.