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Southwoods holds off charging Luisita, leads by just six

73rd PAL Men’s InterclubSouthwoods holds off charging Luisita, leads by just six BACOLOD—Manila Southwoods got the goods from Jung Hyun-jae and Masaichi Otake in the closing holes on Friday to cling precariously to the Championship division lead heading into the final 18 holes of the 73rd Philippine Airlines Interclub. The duo returned four-over-par 74s worth … Continue reading

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73rd PAL Men’s Interclub: Interclub fires off; Cebu CC confident

BACOLOD—With its tight, bending fairways and greens that are glass-like, Marapara will be the venue of the first and final rounds of the 73rd playing of the Men’s Philippine Airlines Interclub championship. And without needing to say so, that’s where the tournament will be decided. As gusts howl at this time of year, the par-71 course … Continue reading

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Canlubang wins 11th PAL Interclub seniors title

BACOLOD CITY– Canlubang captured the 34th Philippine Airlines Senior Interclub golf team championships Saturday, edging Luisita by four shots at the Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club. Abe Rosal led Canlubang’s balanced scoring with 47 points as Luisita buckled under pressure. Zaldy Villa added 46 while the 45 of either Damasus Wong or Rolly Viray counted … Continue reading

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Local carriers cancel Taiwan flights due to expanded ban

Local carriers cancel Taiwan flights due to expanded ban By Ma. Cristina Arayata   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — Local carriers Philippine Airlines (PAL), Cebu Pacific (CEB), and AirAsia Philippines canceled on Tuesday their services to/from Taiwan, until further notice, amid the expanded travel ban imposed by the Philippine government to stop the spread of novel coronavirus … Continue reading

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Palace happy PAL passengers ‘safe’ after emergency landing

Palace happy PAL passengers ‘safe’ after emergency landing By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang on Friday was thankful that the crew and passengers of local flag carrier Philippine Airlines’ (PAF) Boeing 777 plane are safe following an emergency landing at the Los Angeles International Airport. A PAL Flight 113 on its … Continue reading

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PAL Express among ‘Asia’s Top 100 Employers’

PAL Express among ‘Asia’s Top 100 Employers’ By Ma. Cristina Arayata  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — PAL Express was recently awarded as among Asia’s Top 100 Employers during the 10th Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards held in Singapore, the carrier announced Friday. “This award is significant as it recognizes our commitment to take care of our … Continue reading

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PAL reminds passengers: Lithium batteries, other items prohibited

PAL reminds passengers: Lithium batteries, other items prohibited By Ma. Cristina Arayata MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) on Monday reminded its passengers that lithium ion batteries and many other items are prohibited in their luggage. In its official Facebook page, PAL listed that more than 2 grams of lithium batteries, … Continue reading