Taiwan donates US$200,000 to the Philippines for typhoon relief

The Manila Economic and Cultural Office in Taipei (MECO) thanked Taiwan on Friday (Nov. 20) for donating US$200,000 to disaster relief efforts in the Philippines, as the country works to rebuild from ...

Taiwan president offers aid to Philippines after 3 typhoons ravage country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday (Nov. 13) offered to provide aid to the Philippines after it was struck by three typhoons within a month, and local Filipi...

Philippines' Duterte to inspect typhoon damage as deaths rise to 16

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will make an aerial inspection on Monday of the havoc from the world’s strongest typhoon this year, which has killed 16 people, though off...

Typhoon Goni: Several killed after deadly storm hits Philippines

At least 16 people are now known to have died after Typhoon Goni swept across the Philippines this past weekend, officials said on Monday. It is the most powerful storm to hit the country since Typho...

Super Typhoon Goni batters Philippines

Super Typhoon Goni slammed into the eastern Philippines early Sunday, bringing heavy rainfall and "catastrophic violent winds," the weather bureau said. The typhoon made landfall on Catand...

8 killed, 42 missing in landslides in typhoon-hit Vietnam

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Landslides set off by Typhoon Molave killed at least eight people with 42 others missing in central Vietnam, state media said Thursday. Rescuers dug up eight bo...

Typhoon, deadly landslides ravage central Vietnam

Soldiers used bulldozers searched in deep mud Thursday for landslide victims at two central Vietnamese hillside villages deluged during Typhoon Molave. Described by authorities as Vietnam's worst...

Taiwan to enjoy mostly fair weather until Thursday

The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has forecast partly cloudy to sunny weather across most of Taiwan for Wednesday. Keelung, eastern parts of Taiwan, the Hengchun Peninsula in the south, and mountain...

Strong typhoon leaves 1 dead, 12 missing as it nears Vietnam

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Typhoon Molave roared closer to Vietnam with destructive force Wednesday, leaving one villager dead and causing two boats with 12 fishermen to sink as the country braced for the ...

Vietnam evacuating low-lying areas as strong typhoon nears

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam scrambled Tuesday to evacuate more than a million people in its central lowlands as a strong typhoon approached while some regions are still dealing with the aftermath of...

Philippines: Typhoon displaces 120,000 people, 8 missing

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A strong typhoon blew out of the Philippines on Monday after displacing more than 120,000 people, leaving several fishermen missing and causing at least six vessels to sink ...

Philippines: Typhoon leaves 13 missing, displaces thousands

A fast-moving typhoon blew away from the Philippines on Monday after leaving at least 13 people missing, forcing thousands of villagers to flee to safety and flooding rural villages, disaster-response...

Vietnam readies mass evacuation as Typhoon Molave looms

Vietnam was preparing the evacuation of more than 1.2 million people on Monday as it braces for Typhoon Molave. The storm is currently gathering steam over the South China Sea and is forecast to stre...

Typhoon displaces thousands, floods villages in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A fast-moving typhoon forced thousands of villagers to flee to safety in provinces south of the Philippine capital Monday, flooding rural villages and ripping off roofs, off...