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The man called Sugar

In boxing circles, coach Ting Ariosa is called Sugar. Not because he resembles Ray Leonard or Ray Robinson in any way. It’s more a term of endearment for a man who once coached the Philippine boxing team at the 1984 Olympics and has been involved in the fight game since his college days......»»

Category: sportsSource: philstar philstarAug 16th, 2021

House panels to conduct full-blown probe on sugar import mess

MANILA - The House Committee on Good Government and Public Accountability and Committee on Agriculture and Food will conduct a joint motu proprio inquiry, in aid of legislation, on the unauthorized signing of a sugar importation order to import 300,000 metric tons (MT) of sugar.This developm.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

Sugar board member linked to importation reso mess resigns due to ‘health reasons’

MANILA, Philippines — A member of the sugar regulatory board of the Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) who signed the “illegal” resolution authorizing the importation of 300,000 metric tons of sugar in the country has resigned due to “health reasons.” Atty. Roland Beltran’s resignation was contained in a letter addressed to Executive Secretary Vic Rodriguez dated […] The post Sugar board member linked to importation reso mess resigns due to ‘health reasons’ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News9 hr. 38 min. ago

Gov t mulls importing 150,000MT of sugar if needed

MANILA - President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. has acknowledged that there may be a need to import sugar to stabilize domestic prices of the commodity but noted that the Philippines may only need 150,000 metric tons (MT), half of the 300,000 MT earlier proposed by the Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA).....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated News15 hr. 37 min. ago

Gov t mulls importing 150,000MT of sugar if needed

MANILA - President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. has acknowledged that there may be a need to import sugar to stabilize domestic prices of the commodity but noted that the Philippines may only need 150,000 metric tons (MT), half of the 300,000 MT earlier proposed by the Sugar Regulatory Administr.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated News15 hr. 37 min. ago

“I imagine how those who once called you look mediocre”

Cuban singer Danielis Alfonso Cartaya, better known as GodsCelebrated the purchase Home of the comedian Cuqui La Mora in Miamiwith whom he has a close.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 14th, 2022

DA Undersecretary Sebastian resigns due to sugar import mess

MANILA - Undersecretary Leocadio Sebastian of the Department of Agriculture (DA) has resigned from his post following his role in the unauthorized signing of sugar importation order, Malacanang announced Friday night.Sebastian submitted his resignation letter dated August 11, admitting that.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Lower sugar prices seen in September as milling season begins

MANILA - The Philippine Chamber of Agriculture and Food Inc. (PCAFI) said sugar prices in the domestic market should start to go down by September as milling operations begin next week.In a radio interview Saturday, PCAFI president Danilo Fausto said sugar millers have a combined capacity of.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Reso on sugar imports illegal ; probe ongoing: Palace

MANILA - A resolution that supposedly approved the importation of 300,000 metric tons (MT) of sugar is "illegal", Malacanang said Thursday.Press Secretary Trixie Cruz-Angeles said the resolution uploaded on the website of the Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) but later deleted was not au.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Marcos rejects proposal to import sugar

MANILA - President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. has rejected the proposal of the Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) to import 300,000 metric tons (MT) of sugar despite the current local supply deficit, Malacanang said Wednesday."The President rejected the proposal to import an addition.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Marcoleta wants PCC, NTC to probe ABS-CBN, TV5 joint venture

MANILA - SAGIP Party List Representative Rodante Marcoleta on Wednesday called on the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) and the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to investigate the reported joint venture between media firms ABS-CBN Corp. and TV5.In an interview over state-ru.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

BFAR distributes fishing equipment in Bataan

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga - The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources-Central Luzon (BFAR-3) has recently distributed fishing gear including aggregating devices called "payao" to fisherfolk in Bataan.BFAR-3 Regional Director Wilfredo Cruz said on Monday the move aims to provide sust.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 8th, 2022

Marco Gumabao, Kylie Verzosa hindi pa nagiging magdyowa, mag-ex na agad…anyare?

SHOOKT ang sexy hunk actor na si Marco Gumabao nang mabasa ang script ng bago niyang pelikula sa Viva Films, ang “Baby Boy, Baby Girl” kung saan muli niyang makakatambal si Kylie Verzosa. Tungkol sa “sugar dating” ang kuwento ng pelikula na ididirek ni Jason Paul Laxamana kung saan involved ang mga taong rumaraket online […] The post Marco Gumabao, Kylie Verzosa hindi pa nagiging magdyowa, mag-ex na agad…anyare? appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 7th, 2022

Prioritization no longer observed in Covid-19 vax: DOH

MANILA - Prioritization of target population is no longer observed in the nationwide rollout of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines, a health official said Friday.This, after Senator Maria Imelda Josefa Remedios "Imee" Marcos called on the Department of Health (DOH) to abolish its p.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 6th, 2022

Asean ministers call for peace, stability in South China Sea

MANILA - The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) called for peace and stability in the South China Sea as it pushes for the early conclusion of a code that would reduce tensions in the area.The 10 Southeast Asian foreign ministers made the call during the Asean Fo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 5th, 2022

Lovi Poe launches own production company, hopes to continue FPJ’s legacy

CEBU, Philippines — Actress Lovi Poe has announced on Instagram that she is finally launching her own production company called C’est Lovi Productions. “This is it! I’m excited to share the news of finally launching C’est Lovi Productions,” she shared.    View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Lovi Poe (@lovipoe) Just […] The post Lovi Poe launches own production company, hopes to continue FPJ’s legacy appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 5th, 2022

Solon calls for community-based info drive vs. monkeypox

MANILA - Davao City Representative Paolo Duterte on Thursday called for a heightened community-based public awareness campaign about monkeypox, as well as related prevention and protective measures.Duterte said the Department of Health (DOH) should team up with the local government units (LG.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 4th, 2022

Science High CV students showcase inventions

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—At least four inventions were presented by the students of Philippine Science High School (PSHS)- Central Visayas Campus to the Cebu media in a gathering called “Tatak Pisay, Orihinal na Likha” held in a hotel in Mandaue City on Wednesday, August 3, 2022.  The four inventions were the Aquaculture Monitoring Device called Bantay, […] The post Science High CV students showcase inventions appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2022

Kylie agree na may ‘K’ manalo ng major award si Herlene sa Bb. Pilipinas 2022; bibida sa pelikula tungkol sa ‘Sugar Babies’

PARA kay Miss International 2016 Kylie Verzosa deserving din ang Kapuso comedienne at aspiring beauty queen na si Herlene Budol na makakuha ng major title sa Binibining Pilipinas 2022 pageant. Bumilib din ang beauty queen-turned-actress sa naging performance ni Herlene o Hipon Girl sa katatapos lamang na pageant lalo na sa pagsagot nito ng Tagalog […] The post Kylie agree na may ‘K’ manalo ng major award si Herlene sa Bb. Pilipinas 2022; bibida sa pelikula tungkol sa ‘Sugar Babies’ appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2022

Cinemalaya through the years

I have been watching Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival since it started in 2004, or 18 years ago, which is held annually at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) and various cinemas. The films, often called “indie films”, embody Cinemalaya’s vision: “the creation of new cinematic works by Filipino filmmakers — “works that boldly articulate […] The post Cinemalaya through the years appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2022

Ex-DA chief calls for NFA revival to promote PH banana

DAVAO CITY-A former agriculture secretary on Monday called for the revival of the National Food Authority (NFA) to promote Philippine banana and help small growers.In a Facebook post, Emmanuel Pinol said he was elated after hearing President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. talking about the importance.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2022