Maharlika Highway

Maharlika Highway The Pan-Philippine Highway, also known as the Maharlika (“Nobility/freeman”) Highway is a 3,517 km (2,185 mi) network of roads, bridges, and ferry services that connect the islands of Luzon, Samar, Leyte, and Mindanao in the Philippines, serving as the country’s principal transport backbone. The northern terminus of the highway is in Laoag, Ilocos…

Ilocos Seeks OK For Marcos Day

Ilocos Seeks OK For Marcos Day IN preparation for the burial of former President Ferdinand Marcos, the provincial board of Ilocos Norte unanimously approved a resolution seeking approval of President Rodrigo Duterte to declare September 11 as a special non-working holiday in the province. Vice Gov. Eugenio Angelo Barba said the resolution— “President Ferdinand Edralin…