Geography of the Philippines
The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago, which lies in Southeast Asia, comprising 7,107 islands with a total land area of 300,000 km² about 1000 of its islands are inhabited, and less than one-half of these islands are larger than 2.
The politics of the Republic of the Philippines takes place in an organized framework.
Philippine Income Classification of Cities
With the enactment of the Local Government Code of 1991, municipalities and cities now share the same powers and responsibilities.
Philippines - hurricane prone area
Boosted by gusty winds, expeditious super typhoon Yolanda swept the previous days in the Philippines, a country with a population of over 92 million inhabitants, but also very common to devastating storms.
The Filipino and Filipina, commonly known as Pinoy and Pinay in local language, are made up of several ethnic groups that speak Austronesian languages.
Surigao Del Sur
Surigao del Sur is one of the provinces of the Philippines belonging in the CARAGA region.
Masbate is an island province located in the Bicol Region and lies at the center of the Philippine archipelago.
Samar (Western Samar)
Western Samar, formerly Samar, is a province of the Philippines located in the Eastern Visayas Region.
Pangasinan is a province of the Republic of the Philippines and is located in the Ilocos Region.
Zambales is one of the provinces of the Philippines and is located in Central Luzon region.