PAL cancels flights to Japan due to TS ‘Krosa’
Philippine Airlines has announced flight cancellations on Thursday due to the effects of Tropical Storm 'Krosa'.
Passengers of the cancelled PR411 will be re-accommodated on the regular PR411 flight on August 16, Friday.
Passengers of this flight will be re-accommodated on replacement flight PR 5480 departing Cebu at 2:20PM on August 16, Friday, and arriving in Nagoya at 7:50PM.Read more: Manila Bulletin News
Typhoon Krosa to slam into western Japan
Powerful storm lashes Japan, snarls holiday travelA powerful tropical storm lashed Japan Thursday, bringing strong winds and torrential rain that prompted warnings of landslides and flooding, and sparked evacuation advisories and travel chaos at a peak holiday period.
Japan PM Abe sends offering to Yasukuni shrine for war dead: KyodoTOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual offering to the controversial Yasukuni shrine for war dead on Thursday, the anniversary of Japan’s World War Two surrender, Kyodo News said, a gesture likely to be criticized by Asian neighbors.
Searching for lost land: S. Korea seeks to retrieve property seized by JapanThe fledging Korean government, established in 1948, pledged to retrieve the property from the Japanese as promptly as possible. However, some has still not been returned to the government. AsiaNewsNetwork
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