US Embassy resumes work on Friday

Posted at 08/09/2012 7:09 PM

MANILA, Philippines – The United States Embassy in Manila will resume operations on Friday, August 10.

Embassy officials said the Consular Section will open at 7:30 a.m. while the other embassy sections will open at 10 a.m.

The embassy, located along Roxas Blvd., was closed on Wednesday and Thursday due to strong rains that triggered severe flooding in Manila.

Manila was placed in a state of calamity on Wednesday, but weather conditions began to improve on Thursday.