Journalist from the Philippines. Former senior copy editor for CNN Philippines and Hinrich Foundation, and an exchange journalist in Laos. MA in International Journalism Studies from Hong Kong.
“Mati City’s skimboarding team is more than just a collection of athletes. By spearheading conservation efforts and organizing annual tournaments, the group is responsible for much of the tourists now flocking to the Mindanao destination – and its first female skimboarder just might be the best in all the land."
New life emerged from Marawi City amid the deaths of dozens of residents during the war to prevent Islamic State (IS) terrorists from setting up an IS province.
At least 100 women, who fled the Marawi war, had given birth amid the most difficult of birthing places — evacuation centers.
Hong Kong domestic workers want to junk ‘excessive’ fees.
The air is redolent of mouthwatering grilled meat at Hwang Hye-hun’s residence at Naxay village in Sisattanak district. He is hosting a dinner party for the opening of his consultation clinic, KMC Center, with a few of his Korean friends ― volunteer nurses, doctors, professors and businessmen here.
The sky is still dark when 48-year old Ms Kham Phanyavong leaves her house at 3:30 AM on Saturday. She has to be at That Luang organic market before the customers arrive.
Walking in the Lao Zoo at Keun village on the outskirts of Vientiane on a weekday was not a tour in a park, but like a jungle adventure. While the 20-year-old zoo might be a little short on amenities for visitors wanting to relax, it is on its way to becoming a fully equipped rehabilitation centre for rescued wild animals.
Children who roam the city streets to beg or make a living have gone down to 63 as of this quarter from 257 in 2011, the highest on record since 2009, an official said.