An Earthquake in Manila Just Emptied a Rooftop Pool Onto the Street Below

On April 22nd, 2019, a 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck Manila, the capital city of the Philippines. Facebook user Michael Rivo took this video of a hotel’ s rooftop swimming pool clearing due to the strong earthquake. He determined the hotel as the Anchor Skysuite Ongpin in Binondo, Manila. Read more: https://twistedsifter.com/videos/rooftop-pool-empty-earthquake-maniila-video/

Taiwan-based travel startup AsiaYo raises $7M Series B led by Alibaba Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund

AsiaYo , a travel lodging reserving platform based in Taipei, Taiwan, has actually raised a $7 million Series B led by Alibaba Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund, a not-for-profit effort run by the Chinese e-commerce giant, and China Development Financial. Darwin Ventures and Delta Ventures likewise took part in the round, which brings AsiaYo’ s overall raised […]