Philippines

26 of 37 recovered bodies in Davao mall fire identified

DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency) – Twenty-six of the 37 charred bodies recovered inside the NCCC Mall in Davao City have already been identified, as of 11 p.m. Tuesday, by the authorities thru their relatives and friends and from the possession recovered with the bodies.       In the City Government’s official list, 26 fatalities were positively-identified, as … Continue reading

Philippines

US-SEA submarine cable system to boost economic growth in Mindanao

US-SEA submarine cable system to boost economic growth in Mindanao By Aerol John Pateña MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The submarine cable system connecting the Philippines to the United States through Davao City is expected to strengthen Internet connection in the country. The USD250-million facility which was deployed by Globe Telecom will help further boost the growth … Continue reading