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Philippine landslide death toll rises to over 90 World

Philippine landslide death toll rises to over 90

The death toll from a massive landslide that hit a gold mining village in Davao de Oro, the Philippines has climbed to 92 while rescue work is underway for tens of others, the local government reported on February 15.
Death toll in Philippine landslide climbs to 54 World

Death toll in Philippine landslide climbs to 54

The number of people killed by a landslide in Maco town, in the province of Davao de Oro (the Philippines) rose to 54, while the rescue work was underway for more than 60 missing others, the Philippine government said on February 11.
Philippines logs 37 deaths from landslide World

Philippines logs 37 deaths from landslide

The death toll from a landslide in the southern Philippines has climbed to 37, an official said on February 11, as rescuers have continued to search for more than 60 people remaining unaccounted for.
Strong earthquakes shake Philippines, Indonesia World

Strong earthquakes shake Philippines, Indonesia

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 shook Mindanao island, the Philippines, at 20:09:37 GMT on February 7, according to the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences - the national research centre for Earth sciences in Germany.
Philippines rescues 45 survivors in landslide World

Philippines rescues 45 survivors in landslide

Philippine authorities said on February 7 that rescuers have rescued 45 survivors from a landslide a day earlier that buried estimated 86 people at a gold mine in the southern province of Davao de Oro.
Top legislator meets with President of Philippines in Hanoi Politics

Top legislator meets with President of Philippines in Hanoi

Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Vuong Dinh Hue met with President of the Philippines Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr. in Hanoi on January 30, describing the latter’s first state visit to Vietnam as a strong impetus to tighten the strategic partnership between the two countries.
Vietnam pledges support for Philippine investors Business

Vietnam pledges support for Philippine investors

The Vietnamese Government commits to accompanying and creating favourable conditions for Philippine enterprises to land successful, sustainable and long-term investment in Vietnam in accordance with the country’s regulations, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on January 30.