Advertisements


Nayong Pilipino executive resigns

President Rodrigo Duterte has accepted the resignation of Nayong Pilipino Foundation Executive Director Lucille Malilong-Isberto, according to Cabinet Secretary Karlo Alexei Nograles......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Mt. Pinatubo acting up, trekkers warned

ANGELES CITY—The Office of Civil Defense Central Luzon yesterday warned tourists and trekkers going to Mount Pinatubo to observe extreme precaution following a series of volvanic earthquakes in the past 24 hours......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News

PhilHealth told: Sort out claims, go after fraudsters

A group of private hospitals on Thursday urged state insurer PhilHealth to file complaints against health facilities with fraudulent claims......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News

TS Crising threatens Davao-Surigao area

Tropical “Crising” maintained its strength while moving closer toward Davao Oriental-Surigao del Sur area, but was forecast to weaken into a tropical depression while traversing the rugged landmass of Mindanao and emerging over the Sulu Sea on Saturday morning......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Roque insists on tackling WPS

Presidential spokesman Harry Roque on Thursday said he would continue speaking on the West Philippine Sea, even though he was dressed down by Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. and several senators for saying that the Julian Felipe (Whitsun) Reef was not inside the Philippines’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ)......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News

OFWs on alert amid Gaza conflict

The Philippines is ready to facilitate emergency repatriation of Filipinos from Israel amid the heaviest fighting between Israeli forces and Palestinian militants, Malacañang said Thursday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Local Roundup: & bull; P75B vaccines for teens, adults & bull; Razon s Moderna & bull; Rollout revved

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III on Thursday said the government would likely need around P75 billion to purchase vaccines for approximately 15 million teenagers and 70 million adults in the country......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News

No Cash? No Problem! Shopee lets you pay for your COD purchases via ShopeePay

Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, now offers another safe and rewarding method to pay for your cash-on-delivery (COD) orders using ShopeePay’s Scan to Pay feature. .....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: TechMay 13th, 2021Related News

TikTok s doctor mom Mirah Borja finds balance between family, career

When you are a wife and a mom, it is easy to lose yourself in the busyness of day-to-day life. But this doesn't mean that having a successful career is impossible when you have a family. The key is to find balance between home life and work, accept the sacrifices that need to be made, and find fulfillment in all that you do. All this is what Doctor Mom, Mirah Borja, has done and continues to do, as she juggles family and career. .....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: TechMay 13th, 2021Related News

Getting an OLED TV in 2021? Here& rsquo;s what to know about screen burn-in

The demand for OLED TVs is still on a steady rise in 2021. According to Consumer Reports, more brands are expected to come out with entry-level OLED sets to make it more accessible to people looking for affordable TVs with 4K quality......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: TechMay 13th, 2021Related News

GCash shares peek into newest innovations

From starting out as an e-wallet for making fast & secure online transactions to being the undisputed #1 mobile wallet app in the Philippines, GCash is now transforming itself once again to respond to the call of the times by launching new products and services to further its vision of making Filipino lives better everyday, with finance solutions made for all......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: TechMay 13th, 2021Related News

Bhullar Plans to show the world he& rsquo;s better than Brandon Vera

Indian wrestling champion and rising heavyweight talent Arjan “Singh” Bhullar has waited a long time for the opportunity to challenge reigning ONE Heavyweight World Champion Brandon “The Truth” Vera for the world title......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Chug Juggers emerge champs of TikTok GGPH Creator Cup

The second TikTok GGPH Creator Cup Tournament is officially over, with Chug Juggers emerging as winners. Chug Juggers team members, @verdennn, @deadjahvu, @kenjhungry, @filmreal and @saucy2k_, bested seven other participating teams to take home $600 and Valorant merchandise......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Japan to vaccinate Olympic athletes before Games

TOKYO —Japan plans to vaccinate its Olympic athletes before the Tokyo Games, domestic media reported Wednesday, a move that would place them ahead of the general population as the government faces pressure over a slow rollout......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Vera, Bhullar all set for colossal clash

Reigning ONE Heavyweight World Champion Brandon “The Truth” Vera and top contender  Arjan “Singh” Bhullar both exhumed confidence in the lead-up to their World Title clash. .....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Last-gasp LA Lakers delay Knicks& rsquo; playoff goal

LOS ANGELES—Talen Horton-Tucker drained a clutch three-pointer in the closing seconds of overtime as the Los Angeles Lakers snatched a thrilling 101-99 victory over the New York Knicks on Tuesday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsMay 13th, 2021Related News

PH beach volley bets to train in Pagudpud

The national men’s and women’s beach volleyball teams will start going into physical training next week under a more relaxed quarantine protocol settings in Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Coronavirus and conflict threaten Copa America one month out

Coronavirus and conflict threaten Copa America one month out.....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Fisherfolk take offense over Rody& rsquo;s & lsquo;campaign joke& rsquo;

If President Rodrigo Duterte was just joking about riding a jet ski to islands in the West Philippine Sea to claim it for the country, then he is a joke, a fisherman who asked the would-be Chief Executive about that during the 2016 presidential campaign said Wednesday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News

Locsin hits Roque for intruding into sea issue, foreign affairs

Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin on Wednesday bristled at presidential spokesman Harry Roque’s assertion that the Julian Felipe Reef is not part of the Philippines’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ), saying only he had the authority to speak for the President on matters related to China and the West Philippine Sea......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsMay 13th, 2021Related News