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'King of the road' rules again as Philippines eases lockdown

03 Jul 2020

MANILA Thousands of jeepneys, flamboyantly decorated jeeps that serve as cheap public transport across the Philippines, were back on the streets of Manila on Friday, bringing relief to companies and commuters who have struggled with coronavirus curbs.

Filipino SFX artist seeks to ward off virus with horror-inspired face masks

18 Jun 2020

LAGUNA, Philippines With film and television productions halted in the Philippines due to lockdown, one special effects artist is maximizing his skills by making scary face masks to raise cash and a few smiles. | Video

Relief, disappointment as Philippines restarts some transport services

29 May 2020

MANILA Philippine taxi dispatcher Meliza Venal heaved a sigh of relief when she learned that hundreds of her company's drivers can finally go back to work after being stuck in their homes for 11 weeks.

Ashes to bricks: Philippine city helps others rebuild after volcano

17 Jan 2020

BINAN A Philippine city shrouded in ash from the nearby Taal volcano has turned adversity into an opportunity to help neighboring towns hit by the natural disaster.

Ashes to bricks: Philippine city helps others rebuild after volcano

17 Jan 2020

BINAN A Philippine city shrouded in ash from the nearby Taal volcano has turned adversity into an opportunity to help neighbouring towns hit by the natural disaster.

Philippine grandma sews face masks for Taal volcano evacuees

17 Jan 2020

LIPA, Philippines When demand and prices of face masks shot up after a small yet destructive volcano south of the Philippine capital suddenly spewed volcanic ash, a 61-year-old seamstress sprang into action to help her neighbors. | Video

Philippine grandma sews face masks for Taal volcano evacuees

17 Jan 2020

LIPA, Philippines When demand and prices of face masks shot up after a small yet destructive volcano south of the Philippine capital suddenly spewed volcanic ash, a 61-year-old seamstress sprang into action to help her neighbours. | Video

Grey pineapples: Volcano devastates Philippines farm

15 Jan 2020

TAGAYTAY, Philippines Farmer Jack Imperial woke to a picture of devastation after ash spewed from a volcano in the Philippines - his verdant green pineapple field had been transformed to a dirty dark grey. | Video

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