Latest News for: Manila airports


Teen pilot becomes youngest woman to fly solo around the world

Manila Bulletin 20 Jan 2022
One of her stops was the Philippines where she landed at Clark Airport last December ... (Agence France Presse/Manila Bulletin) ... Teen pilot Zara Rutherford waves to Manila Bulletin reporter Shirley Matias Pizarro soon as she landed at the Clark International Airport on December 15, 2021. (Shirley Matias Pizarro/Manila Bulletin).

5G launched in US; no impact on flights

The Manila Times 20 Jan 2022
Telecom giants AT&T and Verizon began 5G service in the United States on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) without major disruptions to flights after the launch of the new wireless technology was scaled back ... in Manila, Thursday), about 215 flights either planned to depart or land in US airports were canceled, according to the website FlightAware.

EXPLAINER: Different mindsets of Mayor Mike, Guv Gwen on using vax cards against the unvaccinated. ...

Sun Star 20 Jan 2022
Mike will implement the no vax, no ride rule once it comes from Manila ... With the confusion in Metro Manila, it may not come soon but when it does, she can make her choice, as she did in that imbroglio last year over airport arrival protocol ... with Capitol rules at the airport.

'No vax, no entry' at Gensan airport

The Manila Times 19 Jan 2022
THE health officials of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) issued an order to temporarily ban the entry of unvaccinated passengers at the General Santos City International Airport.

See how life mirrors success at SMDC’s Twin Residences

Manila Standard 19 Jan 2022
Nothing’s sweeter than being able to reap the rewards of your hard work ... To stay fit, there’s the fully equipped gym ... Enjoy convenient access to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport as well as major thoroughfares, including the Metro Manila Skyway which now connects to NLEX, the South Luzon Expressway and Aguinaldo Highway ... ....

RSA: Mr. Malasakit, the environmentalist

Manila Standard 18 Jan 2022
SMC will also start cleaning up the Marilao-Meycauayan-Obando River System (MMORS), a major component of its flood mitigation initiative for Bulacan where the New Manila International Airport will rise.

Manila-Tel Aviv flights approved

The Manila Times 17 Jan 2022
Secretary Tugade has directed PAL to coordinate closely with the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) and the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP), on the needed requirements for the aforesaid flight plan.

Iloilo City’s COVID-19 surge caused by returning residents

Manila Bulletin 17 Jan 2022
Inbound passengers wearing face masks and face shields arrive at the Iloilo Airport. (Tara Yap/Manila Bulletin). “Some came from Metro Manila while some came from Boracay Island,” said Fortuna in a press conference Monday, January 17 ... Of the 111 COVID-19 cases, 49 had travel history from Metro Manila ... .

‘Wait for swab test results before going to airports’

Manila Standard 17 Jan 2022
The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) on Monday urged air travelers to wait first for the result of their COVID-19 swab test before going to airport terminals to prevent the spread of the virus ... He noted that RT-PCR tests could cost as much as the “equivalent of more than eight days’ pay” of a minimum wage earner in Metro Manila.

DOTR to grant 9 contracts for PNR-Calamba rail plan in Q1

Manila Standard 16 Jan 2022
The project will connects cities and municipalities in Central Luzon to Metro Manila and will link the railway system with the country’s first ever Airport Express Service going to Clark International Airport ... This will support the viability of Clark International Airport as a ...

688 potential trafficking, illegal recruitment victims rescued in 2021 — BI

The Philadelphia Inquirer 16 Jan 2022
MANILA, Philippines --- A total of 688 potential trafficking and illegal recruitment victims were rescued by airport immigration officers ...

Philippines Sets Vaccination Mandate For Unrestricted Air Travel

Simple Flying 15 Jan 2022
Also referred to as ‘Metro Manila,’ the National Capital Region encompasses the major city of Manila but also extends to urban areas north and south of the capital city ... Given this language, we would have to assume that flights in and out of the capital’s Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport will require proof of vaccination.

Taizoon Khorakiwala: The Indian King of Greek food

Greek City Times 15 Jan 2022
Betting in Greece ... First Olympic Foods ... Kingdom, Cyprus etc ... Family roots ... He is married to Filipino Edith Alba Khorakiwala, who worked at Asia Development Bank in Manila. They met by chance at Bangkok airport and their different “beliefs” – that Muslim and that Catholic – did not stand in the way of their relationship ... Tags ... .

Turkish Airline Launches Cebu’s First Direct Connection To Europe

Simple Flying 13 Jan 2022
The direct route operates from Istanbul Airport (on the European side of the Bosporus) to Cebu via Manila. It comes almost six years after Turkish Airlines added Manila to its network ... Istanbul-Manila; 21.15-13.30+1 the next day; Manila-Cebu ... Cebu-Manila. 02.25-03.45; Manila-Istanbul ... via Mactan Cebu Airport.

PAL cancels more flights up to Jan. 24

Manila Bulletin 13 Jan 2022
“We are also compelled to cancel some international flights to comply with newly reduced limits to the daily number of passenger arrivals allowed at Manila airport by Philippine government authorities,” the flag carrier announced in its statement issued Thursday, Jan ... 13-Jan PR 2037/2038 and PR 2045/2046 Manila-Caticlan-Manila.