Karatekas to gain French entry

The wait is finally over Karate Pilipinas Sports Federation president Ricky Lim has confirmed receiving an email from the French consul in Istanbul for an appointment today to clear the way for four athletes with pending visa applications to compete in the Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Paris on June 11-13......»»

Category: sportsSource: philstar philstarMay 10th, 2021

Ando raising bar as Hidilyn’s heir apparent

By TITO S. TALAO TOKYO — Let it not be said that Cebuana Elreen Ando never lifted a finger to gain entry to the Olympic Games which starts on July 23, Friday. The 22-year-old did, raising enough iron to win the bronze medal in the 2020 World Weightlifting Championships in Rome. She then earned two […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJul 19th, 2021

Road to Olympics now clear for PH karate bets

The path to the Olympics is now clear for Southeast Asian Games karate champions Jamie Christine Lim and Junna Tsukii, who could book a flight to Tokyo with a podium finish in next year’s qualifying tournament. “They have to medal in [the Karate Olympic Qualifying Tournament] to gain entry to the Olympics,’’ said Karate Pilipinas […] The post Road to Olympics now clear for PH karate bets appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2020

Cunningham: Football& rsquo;s loss is basketball& rsquo;s gain

To be a better athlete, Cade Cunningham felt he needed to give up playing American football and move on to the game of basketball......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

French fries for $200

Serendipity 3 already holds the world records for the most expensive hamburger (US$295) and most expensive ice cream (US$1,000), so if the question is “Do.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Immigration eases requirements for foreign nationals with Filipino families traveling to Philippines

The Bureau of Immigration on Monday said arriving foreign spouses, children and parents of Filipinos no longer need to present an entry exemption document to enter the country starting August 1......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 26th, 2021

River Seine setting for 2024 Paris Olympics opening ceremony, says Macron

The Paris 2024 Olympics will feature a unique opening ceremony with the city's River Seine the scene for the curtain-raising spectacular, said French President Emmanuel Macron......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 25th, 2021

Tokyo Games had to be held, Macron says in Japan

TOKYO—French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday backed Japan’s decision to host the delayed Olympics despite the pandemic, as he attended the opening ceremony in Tokyo with just a few hundred other officials and dignitaries......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 24th, 2021

Philippines campaign off to hot start

Young Olympic rowing debutant Cris Nievarez passed his initial test here yesterday, summoning enough strength and energy to be right behind his heavyweight rivals for an automatic quarterfinals entry in men’s singles sculls......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2021

Crime thriller Tenement 66 participates in South Korea filmfest

The director and cast members of the crime thriller Tenement 66 talked about the challenges and takeaways they encountered and learned while filming the official entry of the Philippines at the 25th Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival in South Korea, under the Bucheon Choice category, which was held from July 8 to 18......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2021

People who have been to Ecuador in the last 10 days will not be able to go to the UK

UK manages a system of traffic light To facilitate the entry of people from different parts of the world into their territory, reducing the risk.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2021

RCBC& rsquo;s DiskarTech sustains rise in customer trust with 388% usage growth in Q2

With the aim of widening the financial inclusion base in the country, Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation’s DiskarTech continues to gain the trust and loyalty of more and more Filipinos nationwide for their digital banking and fund transfer needs......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 20th, 2021

Cool Smashers thwart Angels, gain lead share

Ilocos Norte – In a match that was close throughout, Creamline closed out the third and fourth sets in smashing fashion as it held off Petro Gazz, 24-26, 28-26, 25-22, 25-20, yesterday to gain a share of the lead with Chery Tiggo in the Premier Volleyball League Open Conference at the PCV Socio-Civic Cultural Center in Bacarra here......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 20th, 2021

Vaccination: The French way

As Europe struggles to cope with the ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic which the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control said could worsen with almost five times as many new cases by Aug. 1, more governments are imposing stricter restrictions and making vaccination compulsory for adults and health care workers in both private and public sectors......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 17th, 2021

Made-for-business digital solutions key to supply chain success, says Globe Business

With the tremendous increase in the number of online buyers brought about by the pandemic, came the significant rise in the number of online sellers who have come to depend on existing online platforms and tools to sell their wares and compete with existing manufacturers and wholesalers. However, Globe Business knows that the next step towards success for many Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the Supply Chain industry is the integration of modern digital technology in their operations so they can gain their foothold, expand their market, and fast forward their growth......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 17th, 2021

Duterte says to run for vice president to gain immunity from suit

President Rodrigo Duterte said Saturday he will run for vice president in the 2022 elections to gain immunity from suit, in response to threats that he will be prosecuted once he steps down from office......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 17th, 2021

Liberté, égalité, fraternité

Liberté, égalité, fraternité. Liberty, equality, fraternity. These were the democratic values that gave rise to the modern French Republic when revolutionaries lit the first sparks of the French Revolution on July 14, 1789......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 15th, 2021

PH extends entry ban on India, 6 other nations

PH extends entry ban on India, 6 other nations.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJul 14th, 2021

3 matches kick off PVL inaugural pro league

PLDT and Chery Tiggo gain the honor as the first two teams to play in the country’s first-ever professional volleyball league as the Premier Volleyball League sets off a milestone in the sport Saturday (July 17) with the PVL Open Conference in Ilocos Norte......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

3 tough matches usher in PVL s inaugural pro league

PLDT and Chery Tiggo gain the honor as the first two teams to play in the country’s first-ever professional volleyball league as the Premier Volleyball League sets off a milestone in the sport Saturday (July 17) with the PVL Open Conference in Ilocos Norte......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

Palawan Queen s Gambit enters Wesley So Cup playoffs

The Palawan Queen’s Gambit formalized their entry into the playoffs of the Southern Division of the Wesley So Cup.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2021