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1 hr ago | Hispanic Business
Dec. 05 --Banks affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda received another special regulatory relief package from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas .
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5 hrs ago | Sun-Star
THOUSANDS of jobseekers trooped to the Iloilo Provincial Capitol lobby as early as 7 a.m. on Wednesday to seek opportunity in the Job Fair organized by the Public Employment Service Office .
9 hrs ago | Sun-Star
SILAY was founded as a pueblo in 1760. The Christian community started to grow with close affiliation to the Catholic Church.
13 hrs ago | The Guardian
Charlottetown native Warrant Officer James Cormier, from 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron, Edmonton, removes the transportation kit from a CH-146 Griffon helicopter on Iloilo city airport tarmac during Operation RENAISSANCE the Philippines.
15 hrs ago | Weekend Balita
Rescue workers carry a body bag containing the body of a five-year-old boy as they walk past houses destroyed by Typhoon Haiyan in the town of Tanauan November 20, 2013.
Five Philippine hospitals in the areas devastated by the passage of Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda will receive much needed medical supplies because of the Guam Regional Medical City, a Philippine hospital now based in Guam.
The death toll from supertyphoon "Yolanda" which pummeled Visayas last November 8 has risen to 5,680, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said Tuesday morning.
ILOILO City - Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas returns to Western Visayas once again this week, bringing with him four other Cabinet members who will assist the national government in implementing rehabilitation and reconstruction efforts in areas devastated by super typhoon "Yolanda."
OFFICIALS and employees of the Iloilo City Government decided not to hold their Christmas party and, instead, donated the P500,000 fund to the marginal fishermen in northern Iloilo who were victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda.
The death toll from supertyphoon "Yolanda" which pummeled Visayas last November 8 has risen to 5,632, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said Saturday morning.
The operation of courts in some areas in Panay island devastated by super typhoon "Yolanda" last November 8 is now normal.
LOILO PROVINCE, 29 November 2013 - Local government authorities in a fishing village in northern Panay island in central Philippines are scrambling to evacuate thousands of residents after toxic fumes from a bunker fuel leak caused levels of benzene in the air to rocket.