Matsuyama receives Prime Minister’s award

On Friday, the 29-year-old received the Prime Minister's Award from Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga in Tokyo in recognition of him becoming the country’s first male major champion......»»

Category: sportsSource: philstar philstarMay 2nd, 2021

Huawei Thailand receives Prime Minister Award as Digital International Corporation of the Year

Bangkok---Huawei Technologies (Thailand) Co., Ltd. has been chosen for the Special Prime Minister Award and recognized as “Digital International Corporation of the Year”......»»

Category: techSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 13th, 2021

Tears, cheers and shares rise as Matsuyama victory thrills Japan

Thrilled Japanese golf fans welcomed Hideki Matsuyama's historic Masters victory on Monday, with broadcasters close to tears and the prime minister hailing the win as a bright spot during the pandemic......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Delta variant confirmed in New Zealand, virus case total at five

A coronavirus case that plunged New Zealand into a snap national lockdown was confirmed as the Delta variant Wednesday, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said, as four more cases emerged......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Biden, Johnson agree to hold virtual G7 summit on Afghanistan: W.House

US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson discussed Afghanistan on Tuesday and announced a virtual summit of the G7 leaders on the crisis, the White House said......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Prime minister ng Malaysia nagbitiw

Matapos ang ilang buwang `political turmoil,’ tuluyan nang nagbitiw sa kanyang puwesto si Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin. The post Prime minister ng Malaysia nagbitiw first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021

New Zealand thrown into lockdown over single suspected Delta case

WELLINGTON — Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern put New Zealand under strict lockdown on Tuesday after the country’s first coronavirus case in six months was reported in the largest city of Auckland. Ardern’s “go hard, go early” strategy has helped curb COVID-19 but her announcement left people struggling to stack up essentials, businesses shutting abruptly and schools and […] The post New Zealand thrown into lockdown over single suspected Delta case appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021

Canadian businessman jailed in China for spying

A Chinese court on Wednesday jailed Canadian businessman Michael Spavor for 11 years for spying, a sentence swiftly condemned by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as “unacceptable and unjust.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 11th, 2021

Ayala Land receives Frost & Sullivan award

Ayala Land, Inc. was recently conferred the 2021 Philippines Property Development Competitive Strategy Leadership Award by Frost & Sullivan in its Best Practices Awards. The program recognizes and honors best-in-class companies that have demonstrated excellence in their respective industries......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 9th, 2021

Australia’s ‘stolen generation’ getting reparations

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced Thursday one-off payments to many Indigenous Australians who were forcibly removed from their homes as children. The federal government redress scheme is part of a Aus$1 billion (US$740 million) plan to reduce the sharp disadvantages faced by Indigenous Australians. Thousands of Aboriginal and Torres Strait […] The post Australia’s ‘stolen generation’ getting reparations appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 6th, 2021

The time bomb next door

The general who usurped power in a coup in Myanmar in February this week named himself prime minister and extended emergency rule for two more years......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

Castillo does not swear to the Minister of Economy, Peruvian uncertainty stirs bond prices | America

Peru’s dollar-denominated bonds fell on Friday after President Pedro Castillo Guido Peledo, a lawmaker from his Marxist party, was appointed prime minister and did not.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Duterte, Suga mark PH-Japan Friendship Day

Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide and President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday celebrated the 65th Anniversary of Japan-Philippines Friendship Day, with the Japanese leader expressing optimism the legacy of this alliance will provide momentum for further deepening relations between the two countries......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Roiled by presidential assassination, Haiti swears in new PM

Haiti's new prime minister Ariel Henry took office Tuesday in the aftermath of the president's assassination two weeks ago, pledging to improve the country's dire security and to organize long-delayed elections......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 21st, 2021

Greece orders mandatory jabs for all health care workers

Greece is ordering mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations of all health workers, including those working in retirement homes, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Monday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

Duterte thanks Japan for 1.1 million vaccine donation

President Duterte yesterday thanked Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga for the donation of 1.124 million doses of Astra Zeneca vaccine that will boost the Philippines’ target of herd immunity......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 8th, 2021

Two feared dead, 20 missing in Japan as torrential rains unleash landslides – NHK

TOKYO — At least two people were feared dead on Saturday after landslides triggered by heavy rains hit the central Japanese city of Atami, where about 20 people were still missing, public broadcaster NHK said. Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, who convened an emergency task force to tackle the crisis, asked people in the affected areas […] The post Two feared dead, 20 missing in Japan as torrential rains unleash landslides – NHK appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 4th, 2021

Former Ateneo badminton player Nicole Nieto receives The Diana Award

For her exemplary and tireless work during this pandemic, Shawntel Nicole Nieto was honored along with several others from all over the globe in a virtual ceremony last June 28 with the Diana Award......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 30th, 2021

Japan PM insists emperor not & lsquo;worried& rsquo; about Olympics

Tokyo—Japan’s prime minister on Friday dismissed claims that the country’s emperor is “concerned” the Tokyo Olympics could spread the coronavirus, saying the comments were the opinions of an imperial household representative......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 25th, 2021

Singapore PM: Aquino’s passing is a great loss to the Philippines

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong joined the nation in grieving the death of former President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III. “My heart goes out to his family, and to the Filipino people. His passing is a great loss to the Philippines,” Prime Minister Lee wrote in a Facebook post.  The prime […] The post Singapore PM: Aquino’s passing is a great loss to the Philippines appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 25th, 2021

CARD MBA receives Golden Arrow Award for Good Corporate Governance

The CARD Mutual Benefit Association (CARD MBA) was awarded a Two Golden Arrow Award during the virtual ceremony of the ASEAN Corporate Governance Score (ACGS) on February 19, 2021......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021