2 Filipinos hurt in Hong Kong bus accident

MANILA — Two Filipinos were injured in a school bus accident in North Point, Hong Kong, Foreign Affairs Assistant Secretary Elmer Cato said Wednesday. The vehicular mishap that killed four people…

2 Filipinos hurt, 41 rescued as ‘Mangkhut’ lashes HK

MANILA — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday reported that at least two Filipinos were hurt and 41 were rescued as Typhoon Mangkhut lashed Hong Kong over the weekend.…

Flights to/from Hong Kong cancelled Wednesday due to bad weather

MANILA — Due to inclement weather in Hong Kong, three airlines have cancelled their Manila-Hong Kong-Manila (MNL-HKG-MNL) flights scheduled Wednesday, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said. These flights are: Cathay…

Filipina figure skaters ready for Hong Kong tournament

MANILA — Charmaine Skye Chua hopes to perform well in the 2017 Asian Open Figure Skating Trophy competition in Hong Kong. She and fellow skaters Skye Frances Patenia, Kate Orrock…

Filipina figure skaters to compete in Hong Kong

MANILA — Four of the Philippine’s promising figure skaters are scheduled to compete in Hong Kong next month. Charmaine Skye Chua, Skye Frances Patenia, Kate Orrock and Veronica Clare Eid…

Gold price opens lower in Hong Kong

HONG KONG — The gold price in Hong Kong went down 50 Hong Kong dollars to open at 11,650 dollars(about USD1,495.92) per tael on Wednesday, according to the Chinese Gold…

Pres. Duterte arrives in Hong Kong for 2-day working visit

HONG KONG — President Rodrigo Duterte arrived here Thursday night for a two-day working visit on the heels of his successful trip to Cambodia to attend the World Economic Forum.…

Asian Dragon Boat Championships held in PHL for the first time with Japan as victor

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY – Over 1,000 paddlers from different Asian countries gathered in Puerto Princesa City’s The Baywalk on Friday to compete in the Asian Dragon Boat Championships. This event…