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Korean man drowns in backyard pool in Clark Freeport Zone

  A Korean man has drowned in the backyard pool of Fontana Leisure Park in Clark Freeport Zone last week.  Police have identified the victim as 35-year-old Han Min Young, a tourist staying on Florida Street inside the resort complex in Clark. The victim was found in the deep section of the…


Elderly Korean couple found dead inside their village home

Two elderly Koreans were found dead inside their home in the town of Silang, Cavite, a village 53km south of Manila, near Tagaytay. The two Koreans were discovered inside their home on Thursday – police are still investigating their deaths. Both Song Yi Kim and Shangson Na (said to be in their late…



Taguig City cops charged for extorting Korean businessmen

Three city police officers will face charges over an extortion racket which targeted foreign residents. The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) will file charges against Supt. Cesar Zafiro Tannagan, Chief Insp. Alexie Desamito and Senior Insp. Joey Prieto, according to Manuel Eduarte, chief of the NBI Anti-Organized and Transnational Crime Division….