- AFP via Yahoo! NewsApr 04 10:59 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 ...
- PR Newswire via Yahoo! FinanceMay 03 09:20 AM
MANILA, Philippines, May 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Island of Bantayan in Northern Cebu in the Philippines watched their country's boxing hero Manny Pacquiao fight against Floyd Mayweather, Jr. during a live public screening on the island, which brought boundless inspiration to many who were still recovering from the effects of Typhoon Haiyan which struck the Philippines in late 2013. The ...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 03 08:25 AM
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Sadness and disappointment gripped Filipinos after Manny Pacquiao's defeat in his much-anticipated fight against American Floyd Mayweather Jr. but they still considered the boxing icon a national hero.
- InquirerMay 02 09:58 AM
For this young man, there are 7,107 reasons to say great things about the Philippines in countries he visits thousands of miles away. As sales and promotions officer of the Department of Tourism at the Philippine embassy in London, Richard de Villa works round-the-clock to promote the Philippines. He makes sure people in the United Kingdom know exactly where Boracay, Banaue, Davao, Vigan ...
- InquirerMay 03 08:04 AM
BANTAYAN ISLAND -- Time practically stops in the Philippines every time Manny Pacquiao steps into the ring -- this small island in northern Cebu included. Ravaged by Super Typhoon "Yolanda" (international name Haiyan), the strongest storm to ever hit land, last November 2013, portions of Bantayan Island remain without power. But through the efforts of the local government and a life ...
- Rappler.comApr 30 08:55 AM
TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines – Residents of the typhoon-devastated region of Eastern Visayas will have the chance to apply for at least 6,786 openings that will be made available at a job fair here on Friday, May 1. Elias Cayanong, regional director of the Department of Labor and Employment, said the job ...
- The Economic TimesApr 28 08:50 AM
A total of 30 Filipinos from the local and international Red Cross offices are being dispatched this week, said Gwendolyn Pang, secretary-general of the Philippine Red Cross.
- New York PostMay 03 09:07 AM
MANILA, Philippines — Sadness and disappointment gripped Filipinos after Manny Pacquiao's defeat in his much-anticipated fight against American Floyd Mayweather Jr. but they still considered the boxing icon a national...
- Fox NewsMay 03 01:27 AM
Sadness and disappointment gripped Filipinos after Manny Pacquiao's defeat in his much-anticipated fight against American Floyd Mayweather Jr. but they still considered the boxing icon a national hero.
- Arab NewsApr 18 06:08 PM
NATURE’S FURY: Meteorologists from the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) monitor and plot the direction of super typhoon Maysak in Manila on Wednesday.