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Myca Aribado boosts Asiad bid

World No. 85 Myca Aribado took out hometowner Emma Millar, 11-9, 6-11, 11-7, 12-10 in the final to capture the women’s singles gold medal at the Squash Gym International Classic in Palmerston North, New Zealand, last Sunday......»»

Category: sportsSource: philstar philstarJun 14th, 2018

Grab boosts app& apos;s safety features - Manila Bulletin

Grab boosts app's safety features - Manila Bulletin.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018

SE Asia boosts fight vs militants

Singapore’s defense minister on Saturday said Southeast Asian nations seeking to combat the threat of militancy have agreed to share intelligence as he warned of a “real and present” danger to the region. More than a year after Islamic State-linked fighters seized the southern Philippine city of Marawi, the terrorist threat is as potent as […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018

Lapeña cries foul as PDEA boosts theory P6.8-B shabu slipped past Customs

MANILA, Philippines – Bureau of Customs (BOC) chief Isidro Lapeña continues to find himself in a tight spot after the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) this week offered more evidence to boost its theory that 4 magnetic lifters found in Cavite in August really did contain P6.8 billion ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

Lapeña cries foul as PDEA boosts theory P6.8-B shabu slipped past Customs - Rappler

Lapeña cries foul as PDEA boosts theory P6.8-B shabu slipped past Customs - Rappler.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

ASEAN boosts fight against ‘real and present’ militant threat

Southeast Asian nations seeking to combat the threat of militancy have agreed to share intelligence, Singapore’s defense minister said Saturday, as he warned of a “real and present” danger to the region. Source link link: ASEAN boosts fight against ‘real and present’ militant threat.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

Southeast Asia boosts fight vs real, present threat

Southeast Asia boosts fight vs real, present threat.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

DTI boosts P3 funding for MSMEs by P100 M

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) added another P100 million loan fund for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) under the Pondo sa Pagbabago at Pag-asenso (P3) program......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

Renaldo Balkman returns as Alab boosts ABL title-retention bid

MANILA, Philippines – Seeking to defend its throne in the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL), Alab Pilipinas brings back the man who helped it reach the pinnacle.  Renaldo Balkman is set to reinforce the Philippine ball club as it sees action in the 2018-2019 season of the regional basketball league.  Alab head ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

Microfinance Boosts Growth of SEMEs

Access to bigger loans with low repayment amounts and long payment periods gives self-employed microentrepreneurs (SEME) the means to expand their business operations, said BanKo president Jerome Minglana. Minglana cites 42-year-old Mylene Sanchez who was able to grow her business selling coconuts in carts. Through her BanKo loan, she grew her carts to 12, hiring […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsOct 6th, 2018

PSC boosts DTI Consumer Fun Run 2018 at MOA grounds

PSC boosts DTI Consumer Fun Run 2018 at MOA grounds.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

Perez boosts Pirates bid for F4 bonus; Generals scrub off Chiefs

CJ Perez took charge on offense as Lyceum kept its relentless push for a twice-to-beat advantage in the Final Four after crushing Mapua, 92-76, Tuesday night in the NCAA Season 94 basketball tourna.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

Regine Velasquez attends ABS-CBN Ball, boosts transfer rumors

  Was her presence at the 2018 ABS-CBN Ball proof that she would be switching networks?   True enough, Asia's Songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid was among the most sought-after guests at this year's most glamorous gathering of the stars held Saturday night at the Makati Shangri-La.   As rumors of her transfer further intensify, Kapamilya stars speak out on what they think about it.   Velasquez attended the ball with her husband, ultimate singer/songwriter Ogie Alcasid and her stepdaughter Leila Alcasid.   Although she did not walk the red carpet, she was seen inside the event venue posing for photos with ABS-CBN executives.  ...Keep on reading: Regine Velasquez attends ABS-CBN Ball, boosts transfer rumors.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 30th, 2018

Servania boosts bid for crack at world title

        OAKLAND, USA – Genesis Servania left no doubt he deserves another world title crack with a one-punch knockout of Carlos Carlson in the 3rd round of their bantamweight tussle at Oracle Arena here in California on Friday, September 28 (Saturday, September 29, Manila time). The Bacolod pride ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 29th, 2018

Facebook boosts stories format, now open to ads

NEW YORK, USA – Facebook said Wednesday it now has 300 million daily users of "stories," a format inspired by Snapchat, and would now begin delivering ads with these visual messages. The announcement shows Facebook is making strides in this new format which allows people to share videos or ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 27th, 2018

Skate parks expected in Cainta and Cebu after skateboarding gold in Asiad

Fans of streets sports in the Philippines are excited about plans to build a skate park in Cainta, Rizal. Cainta City Mayor Kit Nieto posted on his Facebook page the design plans for the “One Cainta Skate Park” on Sunday. While he did not elaborate on other details of the project, some residents were pleased […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsSep 26th, 2018

PBA: Asian Games break not a factor in loss, says Rain or Shine s Caloy Garcia

Two games into the 2018 PBA Governor's Cup, the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters find themselves 0-2 in their first two games after a 92-76 loss to the Magnolia Hotshots, Wednesday evening at the Araneta Coliseum.  While all the other teams in the league already found their groove with at least four games each, the Elasto Painters had an extended break that carried over until after the Asian Games, with six of their players being called up to represent the Philippines in the month-long Asian tournament.  The ElastoPainters made their debut last Sunday with a loss to Talk N' Text.  While it would be easy to say that the Asian Games could be a reason for Rain or Shine's rocky start, head coach Caloy Garcia doesn't see it that way.  "Wala," Garcia replied when asked if there was an Asian Games hangover of sorts, "Like I said, after the Talk N’ Text game, I feel that we played well against Talk N’ Text despite the loss."  Garcia continued by saying that this was a very different team that challenged the KaTropa.  "But in today’s game, it’s a totally different team, hindi ganun ang laro namin, even in practice, I think our preparation was good, but I think we just have to learn how to play against the pressure ng defense ng kalaban because we couldn’t excute anything today. [Magnolia] did a good job. They did the better job on defense." "We just have to find ways to win." he added.  In fact, Garcia stands by the belief that his six Asiad representatives should even be stepping up more, given the fact that they saw action against some of the best basketball squads in Asia.  "Dapat nga pagbalik nila galing Asian Games, they should be performing better, better than how they’re playing right now." Looking forward, Garcia relishes the fact they they'll be having a free day on Friday to be able to fine tune the things that need to be addressed in practice.  The next assignment for Rain or Shine will be against Alaska, and Garcia knows that they'll be in for another tough night.  "It’s good that we don’t have a game on Friday, at least we have more time prepare, especially since we play against Alaska," he explained, "and we know that Alaska will pressure us the same way that Magnolia pressured us today. I think we just have to prepare for that." The rest of the season doesn't get any easier for Garcia and the ElastoPainters, but Garcia maintains that all they need to do is focusing on what they need to do to get the win.  "Okay lang ‘yun. Makakalaban mo din sila sooner or later so, I think it’s just about us coming into the game and focusing ourselves on what we have to do to win.".....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 26th, 2018

LT Group boosts infra unit& rsquo;s capital by P900 million

LT Group boosts infra unit& rsquo;s capital by P900 million.....»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 25th, 2018

Cebu Pacific boosts VisMin connections to Japan

Now you don't have to go to Manila to catch a flight to Japan. The Philippines’ leading airline, Cebu Pacific, makes it easier for residents in the Visayas and Mindanao to fly to Japan, via its hub in Cebu. On top of easier connecting flights to Japan, Cebu Pacific is also boosting frequency of its Cebu-Narita route from four times a week to a daily flight, effective December 1, 2018......»»

Category: newsSource:  kagay_anRelated NewsSep 24th, 2018

POC awards Asiad heroes in PBA rites

Filipino medalists in the recent 18th Asian Games in Indonesia will get their cash rewards from the Philippine Olympic Committee today in between the PBA doubleheader at the Smart Araneta Coliseum......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018

Capitol boosts security

By: Gail T. Momblan THE ILOILO Provincial Capitol imposed tighter security measures after the latest bomb threat reports and bombing incidents in the county. Aaron Reymundo, officer-in-charge of the General Services Unit said on Friday that he issued a memorandum for stricter security measures at the Capitol grounds two weeks ago. Before entering the building, clients […] The post Capitol boosts security appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 21st, 2018