Travellers flying to the United States from Europe and the Middle East face tighter airport security checks from Thursday due to fears extremist Muslim groups are making new explosives able to slip by standard checks.
By Matikas Santos
The European Union (EU) formally announced Thursday the lifting of the air ban on Cebu Pacific Airlines to Europe.
By Tina G. Santos
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration is to temporarily ban the deployment of Filipinos intending to work in Ukraine in light of the mounting tension in that country. “We will be implementing a deployment ban there for new hires,” said Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz. The Department of Foreign Affairs [...]
By Bong Lozada
The European Union top official for humanitarian assistance will arrive Friday night in Cebu City to assess the relief needs in areas devastated by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan) caused, a statement said.
Philippine airlines were banned from flying to Europe in 2010 due to concerns over the enforcement of aviation safety rules by the country’s regulators.