MANILA – The death toll in the Philippines by the typhoon Mangkhut is increased to at least 25. That has the rampencoördinator of the Philippine government to let them know. The majority of the victims killed by landslides in mountainous areas. From different areas still need to reports about possible victims to come in.
Mangkhut is to land in the north of the Philippines.
In the province of Cordillera, twenty people were killed by landslides. previously in this area, five dead in the town of Baguio reported. In the province of Nueva Vizcaya four. A person in the province of llocos Sur was killed by a falling tree.
The typhoon, the most serious of 2018, pulls in the direction of hong Kong and the Chinese coast, and is expected to top the South China Sea is still in force.
In Macau, the authorities have the closure of all casinos is welded in connection with the approaching typhoon. It is the first time since new licences were issued in 2002 that the gambling in the former Portuguese colony is shut down.