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Hong Kong ship crew questioned in South Korea for oil transfer to North

Dec 30, 2017 - 12:16 PM

(UPDATED) The Lighthouse Winmore, chartered by a Taiwanese company, has been impounded by South Korean customs authorities at the port of Yeosu on November 24 following an inspection

OIL TRANSFER? The Lighthouse Winmore, chartered by Taiwanese company Billions Bunker Group Corp., is seen at sea off South Korea's Yeosu port on December 29, 2017. Yonhap/AFP

#SharePH: 4 amazing places to see in Laoang, Northern Samar

Mar 19, 2017 - 3:13 PM

Where else can you see a century old lighthouse? Or find golden beaches with no tourists?

GOLDEN COAST. Onay Beach is a short tricycle trip away from Laoang town proper. Photo by Rupert Ambil/ Rappler

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Apr 06, 2016 - 7:28 PM

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Oct 20, 2015 - 12:58 PM

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China defends lighthouse building in South China Sea

Aug 09, 2014 - 6:05 PM

Sites for 5 new lighthouses to be constructed in the Paracels have been chosen the state run China Daily newspaper reports citing China s Navigation Guarantee Center of the South China Sea

DISPUTED ISLANDS. An aerial photo shows Pag-asa (Thitu) Island, part of the disputed Spratly group of islands, in the South China Sea located off the coast of western Philippines on July 20, 2011. File photo by Rolex dela Peña/Pool/AFP

9 things to do in Ilocos Norte

Oct 03, 2013 - 1:47 PM

From history buffs to nature lovers and adrenaline junkies Ilocos Norte has got it covered

WORLD HERITAGE CHURCH. Paoay Church is famous, old and picture-perfect. All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang

Sillag Festival: Spectacle of lights, colors

Mar 11, 2013 - 10:42 AM

Find out what happened in the two day festival of lights in La Union

READY FOR FLIGHT. A woman holds a lantern upright before releasing it to the sky. All photos by Katerina Francisco

La Union holds 2nd Sillag Festival

Mar 10, 2013 - 1:48 PM

Sillag is an Ilocano word meaning moonbeam or illumination from the moon

ANOTHER COLORFUL FIESTA. The Sillag Festival of Lights in Poro Point, La Union is ongoing until March 10. Photo by Katerina Francisco

Lighthouse projects worth P246-M up for bidding

Aug 02, 2012 - 3:39 PM

In a published notice the Transportation Department says it is open for bids for purchase of equipment to repair and upgrade 194 lighthouses in various areas in the country