Advertisements


Duterte calls for delicadeza in officials trips abroad

President Rodrigo Duterte has reminded officials to have the delicadeza (propriety) to refrain from overspending during foreign trips, warning them that he would not hesitate to fire those who abuse their positions......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News10 hr. 12 min. ago Related News

Abe offers funds for denuclearization

TOKYO --- Regarding the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, agreed to at the US-North Korea summit, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe saidSaturdaythat his government would help bear the expense related to the denuclearization, but pointed out that the process requires verification by the International Atomic Energy Agency. "It's a matter of course that the expense would be shared by Japan and others who will benefit from peace through eliminating nuclear threats," Abe said on a TV program broadcast by the Yomiuri Telecasting Corp. But regarding the issue of giving economic assistance to North Korea, he said, "Unless the abduction issue is resolved, Japan will not provide econo...Keep on reading: Abe offers funds for denuclearization.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 10 hr. 38 min. ago Related News

Ginebra rips Magnolia for crucial win

Barangay Ginebra lit its fire back to life after scoring a crucial 104-84 victory over Magnolia in the 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup Sunday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. The Gin Kings improved to a 3-5 record, overtaking Phoenix for the ninth spot in the standings and maintaining their quarterfinals aspirations while the Hotshots dropped to sixth with a 4-5 card. Justin Brownlee was of pure magnificence in the second half for Ginebra lighting up the scoreboards for 23 points, in the third and fourth quarters alone, as he led the Gin Kings' domination. Ginebra already held a 79-66 lead at the start of the fourth quarter but Brownlee wasn't done giving the Gin Kings an 88-70 lead a...Keep on reading: Ginebra rips Magnolia for crucial win.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 10 hr. 38 min. ago Related News

Greece, Macedonia sign historic deal to end name row

PSARADES, Greece– Greece and Macedonia on Sunday, June 17 signed a historic preliminary agreement to rename the country the Republic of North Macedonia, ending a row that has poisoned relations between the two neighbours since 1991. "This is a brave, historic and necessary step for our peoples," said Greek Prime Minister ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: News13 hr. 38 min. ago Related News

South Korea, US to announce suspension of major military drills this week: Yonhap

South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of “large-scale” military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart if North Korea failed to keep its promise to denuclearize, news agency Yonhap said. South Korea, US to announce suspension of major military drills this week: Yonhap SEOUL – South… link: South Korea, US to announce suspension of major military drills this week: Yonhap.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: 14 hr. 51 min. ago Related News

Greece, Macedonia sign pact to change ex-Yugoslav republic’s name

The foreign ministers of Greece and Macedonia signed an accord on Sunday to rename the former Yugoslav republic the Republic of North Macedonia. Source link link: Greece, Macedonia sign pact to change ex-Yugoslav republic’s name.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: 14 hr. 51 min. ago Related News

Trump grumbles that North Korea deal not earning wide praise

US President Donald Trump gives North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a thumbs up during their meeting at a resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. (Photo by EVAN VUCCI / AP) WAS.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: News15 hr. 24 min. ago Related News

Pinoy U.S. green card holder arrested, set for deportation

By Don Tagala/ABS-CBN North America News Bureau – A Filipino green card holder was about to go to work on Monday morning when U.S. federal immigration agents detained him in his Highland Park, New Jersey home’s garage. Cloyd Edralin, 47, was then processed at a Newark Immigration and Customs Read more ».....»»

Source: Thepinoy ThepinoyCategory: News22 hr. 51 min. ago Related News

Maraño pleads for understanding, asks nat’l teammates to tune out noise

  Once again, the women's national volleyball team came under heavy fire from fans on social media for what they perceived as favoritism in the selection of players for the squad. And once again, it is skipper Aby Marao who is putting herself on the frontline, asking everyone for understanding and support. "We don't deserve to be bashed," the 25-year-old Marao, a two-time former UAAP MVP for La Salle and national team veteran, told the Inquirer in Filipino. "We train very hard, twice a day. We get bruised. Sometimes, we get injured and wounded in training. [We have] no holidays, no weekends no social lives." Marao added that paying attention to the deluge of negative co...Keep on reading: Maraño pleads for understanding, asks nat’l teammates to tune out noise.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jun 17th, 2018Related News

Death in drug war aborts a Father’s Day date for 4 kids

  In a small multipurpose hall in Sta. Cruz, Manila, where the shanties and houses rattle every now and then as trains pass through the neighborhood, Alexander Dimalanta's family mourns his death so close to Fathers' Day.   On June 14, the 25-year-old tricycle driver was shot dead inside the Manila North Cemetery after allegedly shooting it out with police officers during a drug buy-bust operation.   Dimalanta left behind a widow and their four young children, who remember him as a loving dad.   "I still don't know how to even begin, let alone explain to them, that their father is gone," Dimalanta's partner, Michelle, 25, said. "To be orphaned...Keep on reading: Death in drug war aborts a Father’s Day date for 4 kids.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jun 17th, 2018Related News

Trump administration explores tariffs on autos, auto parts

WASHINGTON, United States --- The Trump administration launched an investigation into whether tariffs are needed on the imports of automobiles into the United States, moving swiftly as talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement have stalled. President Donald Trump predicted earlier that U.S. automakers and auto workers would be "very happy" with the outcome of the NAFTA talks. The White House said in a statement Wednesday that the president had asked Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to consider whether the imports of automobiles, including trucks, and automotive parts threaten U.S. national security. The president said in the statement that "core industries such as automobil...Keep on reading: Trump administration explores tariffs on autos, auto parts.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jun 17th, 2018Related News

PDP-Laban offers to help improve PH-North Korea ties

MANILA, Philippines – Following the recent summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , the ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) offered its help to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to improve ties between the Philippines and North Korea. In a statement on Saturday, June 16, Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi, who is PDP-Laban national ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJun 17th, 2018Related News

FACT CHECK: Trump didn t invite Kim Jong Un to visit Philippines and meet Duterte

Claim: During their summit on June 12 in Singapore , US President Donald Trump invited North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to visit the Philippines and meet with President Rodrigo Duterte. On June 12, blog philippineinsidernews.blogspot.com ran the headline, “Trump Invites North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un to Visit Philippines and Meet With Duterte.” The ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJun 17th, 2018Related News

Official: Bomber kills 21, mostly Taliban celebrating truce

A suicide bomber blew himself up in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday as mostly Taliban fighters gathered to celebrate a three-day cease fire marking the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr, killing 21 people and wounding another 41, said the Nangarhar provincial Police Chief Ghulam Sanayee Stanikzai. Most of the dead and wounded were believed to be… link: Official: Bomber kills 21, mostly Taliban celebrating truce.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Jun 16th, 2018Related News

Levi Hernandez catches fire as Navotas rallies past Pasay in MPBL - Sports Interactive Network Philippines

Levi Hernandez catches fire as Navotas rallies past Pasay in MPBL - Sports Interactive Network Philippines.....»»

Source: Googlenews GooglenewsCategory: NewsJun 16th, 2018Related News

Kim Jong Un Accepts Trump’s Invitation to Visit US

North Korean top leader Kim Jong Un has accepted an invitation from President Donald Trump to visit the United States, the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said Wednesday. Trump also accepted an invitation from Kim to visit Pyongyang at a convenient time during their meeting in Singapore on Tuesday, the KCNA reported. Trump expressed his […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsJun 16th, 2018Related News

Ordnance teams foil roadside bombings in central Mindanao

Authorities foiled on Friday attempts by communist rebels and Islamic State-inspired militants to set off roadside bombs in Sultan Kudarat and North Cotabato provinces......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 16th, 2018Related News

Trump boasts North Korea stand-off largely solved

WASHINGTON DC, USA – US President Donald Trump said Friday, June 15, that he and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have "great chemistry" and claimed the stand-off with the nuclear-armed Asian nation is "largely solved." Trump, speaking to reporters outside the White House, said he had given his "very direct" ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJun 16th, 2018Related News

Japan urges N. Korea to jointly break mutual distrust

TOKYO, Japan – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday, June 16 called on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to jointly overcome their mutual distrust, as he confirmed ongoing efforts to arrange a Japan-North Korea summit. In a television interview, Abe said his government has contacted the North Korean side ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJun 16th, 2018Related News

Top Southeast Asia startups to compete at Philippines biggest tech summit

History is about to be made yet again at the Ring of Fire Pitching Competition, set to be staged at Techtonic Summit 2018, the largest tech conference in the Philippines......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceJun 16th, 2018Related News