Cathay Pacific

-A A +A

Monday, December 2, 2013


CATHAY Pacific launched a series of relief efforts to benefit the victims of supertyphoon Yolanda, which includes a company-wide campaign and additional initiatives for its Yolanda-stricken staff and their immediate families.

The airline arranged chartered flights carrying 66,261 kilos worth of relief goods, which were transported from the French government and will be distributed through the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Cebu. A second chartered flight also brought over 67,440 kg worth of relief goods from New York to Manila. In addition, two more chartered flights are expected to arrive in Cebu, transporting donations from Frankfurt and Hong Kong.

Cathay Pacific also donated 5,518 sets of sleep suits and 3,900 blankets from its inflight stock, which were sent through Cathay Pacific cargo and distributed through the Philippine National Red Cross.

The company also prepared inflight fundraising activities to allow its passengers to contribute to the campaign even while in transit. The airline also conducted relief operations among its staff. (PR)

Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on December 03, 2013.

Business

DISCLAIMER: Sun.Star website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessary reflect the views of the Sun.Star management and its affiliates. Sun.Star reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.

Forum rules: Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent and respectful. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!
Holy Week 2014

FOREX: US$ 1.00 = PhP 44.420

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Philippine Lotto Results

Gamesort iconCombinations
6Digit7-2-0-8-1-6
Swertres Lotto 11AM8-9-8
Swertres Lotto 4PM4-5-2
Swertres Lotto 9PM6-0-7
EZ2 Lotto 9PM04-02
public media
Plus and Special
Channel 14

Today's front page

sunstar-cebu-2014-04-20

Other front pages

Sun.Star Jobs
  • Technology
  • Calamity Report
  • Pnoy
  • Sinulog
  • tell it to sunstar
  • Festivals
  • Sun.Star Zup!
  • ePaper
  • Habemus Papam
  • Obituary
  • goodearth
  • Philippine Polls
  • Sunstar Multimedia
  • SunStar Celebrity
  • Filipino Abroad
  • Pacman blog