MANILA, April 16 -- A porter at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) turned over USD10,000 (about PHP570,000) which he found at the Terminal 1 arrival extension in Paranaque City over the weekend.

In a news release on Tuesday, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said porter Victor Perez turned over the money to the lost and found section.

The MIAA Media Affairs said Perez found the bundled 100 pieces of USD100 bills on the pavement while he was retrieving pushcarts.

Later in the afternoon, a Korean national claimed the money, which he said fell from his pocket as he was going down the ramp.

The MIAA said a security camera footage confirmed the Korean national as the owner.

The following day, it was the turn of ...