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Kremlin: We welcome Vatican offer to mediate but Ukraine’s stance prevents it

Russia accuses Ukraine of shutting down the prospect of talks by ruling out engagement with President Vladimir Putin, but Kyiv balks at the idea of ceding any territory seized in what it and the West see as an imperial-style land grab.....»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerNov 28th, 2022

Russian business offers cash bounties to destroy Western tanks in Ukraine

A Russian company said it will offer five million roubles ($72,000) in cash to the first soldiers who destroy or capture western-made tanks in Ukraine, after the Kremlin vowed Russian forces would wipe out any Western tanks shipped to Ukraine. The United States, Germany and several other European countries are lining up to send Kyiv […] The post Russian business offers cash bounties to destroy Western tanks in Ukraine appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

Pope laments ‘famine of peace’ in Christmas message

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday appealed for an end to the “senseless” war in Ukraine as he also lamented the “famine of peace” in other regions, during his traditional Christmas message from St Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican. The 86-year-old Pontiff also warned the 10-month-old conflict was aggravating food shortages around the world, […] The post Pope laments ‘famine of peace’ in Christmas message appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 26th, 2022

Pope: Spend less on Christmas, send difference to Ukrainians

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Wednesday, December 14, 2022, urged people to spend less on Christmas celebrations and gifts this year and send the difference to Ukrainians to help them get through the hunger and cold of winter. The Pope, who has been making appeals for Ukraine at nearly every public event since Russia […] The post Pope: Spend less on Christmas, send difference to Ukrainians appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 15th, 2022

Marcos gov t to keep neutral stance on Russia-Ukraine war

MANILA - Incoming National Security Adviser (NSA) Clarita Carlos on Friday said the Marcos administration will adopt a "neutral" stance on the Russia-Ukraine war.During a "Laging Handa" program, Carlos said it is better for the country to stay neutral to keep its "very robust" ties with Russ.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2022

Marcos gov t to keep neutral stance on Russia-Ukraine war

MANILA - Incoming National Security Adviser (NSA) Clarita Carlos on Friday said the incoming Marcos administration will adopt a "neutral" stance on the Russia-Ukraine war.During a "Laging Handa" program, Carlos said it is better for the country to stay neutral to keep its "very robust" ties.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2022

EU foreign ministers to meet on Navalny health as tensions with Russia soar

EU foreign ministers are set to meet virtually Monday for talks on the health of dissident Alexei Navalny, as the United States warned Moscow of "consequences" if the Kremlin critic dies in prison and tensions soared over a Russian military build-up on Ukraine's border......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

EU ministers to meet on Navalny& rsquo;s health

BRUSSELS—European Union foreign ministers are set to meet virtually Monday for talks on the health of dissident Alexei Navalny, as the United States warned Moscow of “consequences” if the Kremlin critic dies in prison and tensions soared over a Russian military build-up on Ukraine’s border......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

NBA and Titan announce multiyear merchandising partnership in the Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, July 23, 2020 – The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Titanomachy International, Inc. (Titan), the Philippines’ leading basketball specialty concept store, announced today a multiyear merchandising partnership to relaunch the official online NBA Store in the Philippines.   Operated by Titan, NBAStore.com.ph will go live Thursday, Aug. 6 and will provide fans across the Philippines with access to official NBA products on all mobile devices.  NBAStore.com.ph will offer a comprehensive selection of authentic NBA merchandise from all 30 teams, including jerseys, shirts, footwear, headwear, outerwear, accessories, and equipment from brands including Nike, Jordan Brand, Mitchell & Ness, New Era, Herschel, Spalding and Stance.   “Our partnership with Titan provides an exciting opportunity to engage and deliver an enhanced digital retail experience to NBA fans in the Philippines,” said Lesley Rulloda, NBA Asia Associate Vice President of Global Merchandising.  “We look forward to providing passionate Filipino fans with unprecedented access to authentic NBA products through the relaunch of the league’s online store.” “At Titan, our mission is to inspire consumers to love the game through the best basketball products, stories and experiences,” said Mike Ignacio, Managing Director of Titanomachy International, Inc.  “Our newly-forged partnership with the NBA will enable us to cater to a wider range of Filipino basketball fans and equip them with new ways to express their love for their favorite teams, players and league.” As the league’s 25th branded international online store, NBAStore.com.ph will offer special collections and exclusive product releases highlighted by locally designed apparel.  During the launch, NBAStore.com.ph will showcase the NBA Philippines Tees Collection, featuring four unique designs inspired by the country’s premier NBA fanbase and passion for the game of basketball. Fans can visit www.nbastore.com.ph and sign up for the newsletter to get access to exclusive offers on authentic NBA merchandise, and follow NBAStore.com.ph on Facebook and Instagram for more information on NBA product launches and brand highlights.   Filipinos can also watch NBA Republika Huddle on the NBA Philippines Facebook page, designed as a platform for local influencers, sports personalities and fans to discuss the latest events and happenings around the league. For all the latest NBA news and updates, visit www.nba.com and follow NBA Philippines on Facebook and Twitter......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2020

Trump offers to mediate in India-China frontier showdown

US President Donald Trump offered Wednesday to mediate in what he called a “raging” border showdown between India and China in the Himalayas. Trump’s offer came after Indian defense sources said hundreds of Chinese troops had moved into a disputed zone along their 3,500 kilometer-long (2,200 miles) frontier. Two weeks ago several Indian and Chinese […] The post Trump offers to mediate in India-China frontier showdown appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMay 27th, 2020

UnionBank completes P12-B stock rights offer

Aboitiz-led Union Bank of the Philippines has completed its stock rights offering meant to raise cash for the company’s capitalization and additional funding for its nascent digital bank......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated News50 min. ago

Starlink set to disrupt Phillipines telco market

Elon Musk’s SpaceX is set to disrupt the Philippine telco industry, now that it will enter the country in the first quarter of the year with its offer of high-speed internet......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated News14 hr. 0 min. ago

Starlink expected to enter Philippines by Q1

Starlink is set to offer its space-based broadband to Filipinos within the first quarter of the year, as it eyes to persuade fellow telco players from the US to invest in the Philippines as well......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2023

UnionBank raises P12 billion via stock rights offer

Union Bank of the Philippines has raised P12 billion through the issuance of shares to existing shareholders to fund the capital infusion to its digital banking arm and for other general corporate purposes......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2023

Ogie Diaz inaatake ng anxiety kaya iwas na iwas sa stress: ‘Sumusumpong siya tuwing magigising ako ng 4 a.m.’

TUWANG-TUWA ang talent manager at content creator na si Ogie Diaz dahil sa edad niyang 53 ay may mga natatanggap pa siyang offer mula sa iba’t ibang kumpanya. Bukod sa mga bagong trabaho na inaalok sa kanya ay marami ring talents na gustong magpa-manage sa kanya dahil nga napasikat niya sina Vice Ganda at Liza […] The post Ogie Diaz inaatake ng anxiety kaya iwas na iwas sa stress: ‘Sumusumpong siya tuwing magigising ako ng 4 a.m.’ appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2023

After months as OIC, Vergeire says ready to be health chief if offered the job

In a briefing on Tuesday, Vergeire said she is now ready to be the DOH secretary should Marcos offer the position to her......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 31st, 2023

Full T-bill award as rates drop

The government continued to award in full the short-term securities on offer, as demand picked up and rates declined across the board......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

What is a tender offer?

Any person or company could use the TO process to acquire shares in the target company, it’s just more common to see a majority or significant shareholder of the target company......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 30th, 2023

33 STRONG YEARS: Lumad Basakanons offer dance at Pilgrim Center

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — They have every reason to be grateful. On Friday night, Tribu Lumad Basakanons of Barangay Basak San Nicolas in Cebu City made their dance offering for the Señor Sto. Niño at the Pilgrim Center of the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño. “Sending praise and giving thanks to the Child Jesus for […] The post 33 STRONG YEARS: Lumad Basakanons offer dance at Pilgrim Center appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 28th, 2023

Tanks

After weeks of intense diplomatic pressure from her allies, Germany finally decided to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 27th, 2023

Marcos urged to define stance on charter change

Political science professors from the University of the Philippines Diliman urged President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on Thursday to define his stance on charter change......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 26th, 2023