‘Mangkhut’ strengthens; expected to enter PAR Wednesday

MANILA — Typhoon “Mangkhut” gains strength as it moves closer and expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) Wednesday night. Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) weather…

No Filipino hurt as ‘Manghkut’ batters Guam

MANILA — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Tuesday no Filipino was reported to be “adversely affected” as Typhoon Mangkhut that lashed at Guam on Monday. In a statement, DFA…

Dagupan bangus growers urged to prepare for ‘Mangkhut’

DAGUPAN CITY — The Dagupan City Agriculture Office (CAO) has advised milkfish (bangus) growers here to protect their fishponds and pens in anticipation of Typhoon Mangkhut, which is expected to hit…

‘Mangkhut’ could damage P11-B worth of crops in N. Luzon: DA

MANILA — Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol on Tuesday warned that Typhoon Mangkhut may damage more than PHP11 billion worth of rice and corn crops if it hits northern Luzon. During the…

Typhoon ‘Mangkhut’ intensifies as it approaches PH

MANILA—Moderate to heavy rains are expected in most parts of the country starting Wednesday (Sept. 12) as the strong typhoon with international name “Mangkhut” continues to gain strength and moves…