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Super Typhoon Haiyan destroyed 70-80 percent of structures in its path, making relief efforts more difficult. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports the latest from Manila.
In the Philippines, rescue workers continue to look for survivors of Super Typhoon Haiyan. NBC's Harry Smith reports.
Roel Refran, COO of the Philippine Stock Exchange describes how private firms are pledging help to communities damaged from Typhoon Haiyan.
NBC's Ian William reports a massive relief effort is under way in the Philippines after Super Typhoon Haiyan ripped through destroying 70-80 percent of structures in its path.
CNBC Asia's' Sri Jegarajah reports massive rescue and relief efforts are taking place in the Philippines. Jegarajah says the super typhoon caused a storm surge that wiped out roads and knocked out communication.
NBC's Ian Williams reports Super Typhoon Haiyan may have killed as many as 10,000 people in the Philippines.
Arvind Ramakrishnan, head of Asia at Maplecroft, explains how the Philippines' "catastrophic" devastation will impact its economy -- especially its food and beverage sector.
American Red Cross has already sent a couple of personnel over to the Philippines to help with the damage assessment efforts. American Red Cross spokeswoman Laura Howe, provides insight on how anyone can help.
CNBC Asia's' Sri Jegarajah reports on the destruction in the Philippines in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan. Jegarajah says Philippines President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino II has declared a "national state of calamity."
NBC News' Harry Smith reports on the devastated areas of the Philippines after Super Typhoon Haiyan hit hard. Smith describes just how flattened the neighborhoods are.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports from Manila, Philippines, on the "slow and hampered" aid efforts after Super Typhoon Haiyan hit the area. The country has professional emergency services, however they are overwhelmed and there is a lot of risk for water borne diseases.
Mathias Eick, regional information officer at the European Commission Humanitarian Aid agency, talks about relief agencies' work in the Philippines and the difficulty in reaching some areas as new storms threaten to hit the country.
Marie Madamba, spokesperson for Oxfam, warns that communicating and accessing some of the provinces are major challenges for relief effort in the Philippines.
Praveen Agarwal, Philippines country director of the World Food Programme discusses ongoing relief efforts in the Philippines in the aftermath of typhoon Haiyan.
In the Philippines, rescue and relief efforts are underway for the survivors of super Typhoon Haiyan. Sri Jegarajah is live on the ground in Manila.
Around 15,000 soldiers have been deployed to help with rescue efforts, says Colonel Ramon Zagala.
Cesar Purisma, finance minister of the Philippines says that areas most affected by super storm Haiyan will see an 8 to 10 percent reduction in GDP.
PJ Garcia, Head of Institutional Business at BPI Asset Management says restructuring efforts will offset some of economic impact of the super storm.
Gwendolyn Pang, Secretary General of the Philippines Red Cross says trying to instill order amid the relief operations is a big challenge.
Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy at National Australia Bank expects more downward pressure for the peso and discusses the historical impact of natural disasters on currencies.