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PSC to send aid to athletes badly-hit by Typhoon Ulysses

The Philippine Sports Commission is preparing the release of financial assistance to members of the national team badly-hit by succeeding typhoons......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: Sports6 hr. 52 min. ago Related News

Lockdown tales of 7 Philippine Eagles; 3 released back to the wild

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 22 November) — Seven individuals of the “critically endangered” Philippine eagle Pithecophaga jefferyi were rescued since the COVID-19 lockdowns and quarantines. One died of malnutrition; three were released back to the wild; two are non-releasable, and one is primed for release next year. Here are their stories. “Siocon” A farmer found […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsNov 22nd, 2020Related News

PNP s coronavirus cases breach 7,800

Coronavirus cases among cops have climbed to 7,817 to date, latest data from the Philippine National Police showed. .....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 22nd, 2020Related News

Pacquiao mobile app game coming soon

The only eight-division world champion who has won 12 world boxing belts will be featured in a new mobile game “Fighting Pride: The Manny Pacquiao Saga,” which is set for an early 2021 worldwide release......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsNov 21st, 2020Related News

Korean Sci-Fi Blockbuster ‘Space Sweepers’ to Premiere Worldwide Exclusively on Netflix!

Netflix has confirmed the exclusive global release of a new Korean sci-fi thriller film Space Sweepers, starring Song Joong-ki, Kim Tae-ri, Jin Sun-kyu and Yoo Hai-jin. Space Sweepers is a story about the crew of a cosmic waste management spacecraft who discover a humanlike robot, named Dorothy in 2092, when the Earth has become a […].....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: EditorialNov 21st, 2020Related News

DA bans Japan, UK poultry imports

The Department of Agriculture has issued a temporary ban on the importation of domestic and wild birds and poultry products from Japan and the United Kingdom following an outbreak of a strain of avian influenza in the two countries......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 20th, 2020Related News

Fighting Pride: The Manny Pacquiao Saga arrives next year

Boxing fans are in for a knock-out with the upcoming release of FIGHTING PRIDE: The Manny Pacquiao Saga! This 2.5-D beat-‘em-up sports-adventure game features a thrilling, action-packed, and addictive adaptation of Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao’s life story, and will be free to download on mobile platforms in early 2021.  .....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsNov 20th, 2020Related News

Out-of-the-box tricks

Phoenix coach Topex Robinson called it “out-of-the-box” thinking and credited assistant Jamike Jarin for coming up with wild ideas to unsettle opponents......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsNov 20th, 2020Related News

SMC purchases over 500 million kilos of corn

Diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. has ramped up its purchase of local corn, buying over 500 million kilograms to date in a bid to help local farmers and ensure stable food supply......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 19th, 2020Related News

Be careful, be wary

For my column today, I edited the press release from BSP on the Nov. 18 launch of the second, or second semester Financial Stability Report, of the Financial Stability Coordination Council (FSCC)......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsNov 19th, 2020Related News

Rising jobless numbers

We may not have to wait for the release of the next official data of the Philippine Statistics Office on the employment situation in the Philippines to confirm the rising numbers of jobless people. The sight of shuttered fast-food restaurants and retail outlets, near-empty malls and deserted financial centers tells us the real story......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsNov 19th, 2020Related News

FSCC bares steps toward ‘new economy’

Recognizing the uncertainties brought by the current crisis, the Financial Stability Coordination Council (FSCC) identified various systemic risks and their planned steps toward the so-called “new economy.” In its latest financial stability report, the FSCC disclosed that changing market conditions prompted the bi-annual release of such data from the previous yearly issue so as to […] The post FSCC bares steps toward ‘new economy’ appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsNov 18th, 2020Related News

DTI urges P9-B MSME aid release

The DTI cannot address the remaining 26,000 because there are no funds available. The DTI said they’re quick to process, which usually just takes about a week to process the loans. If they have the funds, the 26,000 can be processed immediately. The post DTI urges P9-B MSME aid release appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsNov 18th, 2020Related News

House sets probe into Cagayan, Isabela floods next week

The House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture and Food will be conducting next Tuesday its first hearing on the massive flooding in Cagayan and Isabela largely blamed by local government officials on the release of water from the Magat Dam......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 18th, 2020Related News

LG celebrates World TV Day

Building on the success of their recent livestream events, LG Philippines will be hosting an online event, this time to celebrate World TV Day. The wide anticipated international date was conceptualized by the United Nations 24 years ago. It was to commemorate the date on which the first World Television Forum was held in 1996. TV plays an important role in communication and globalization. That’s why each year, LG makes sure to celebrate TV and its contributions to society......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: TechNov 18th, 2020Related News

House sets probe on Cagayan, Isabela floods next week

The House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture and Food will be conducting next Tuesday its first hearing on the massive flooding in Cagayan and Isabela largely blamed by local government officials on the release of water from the Magat Dam......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 18th, 2020Related News

Dorsey, Zuckerberg will face Senators at another tech hearing amid election rift

The recent crackdown on Silicon Valley misinformation is expected to highlight partisan divisions. Accusing Republican companies of leading the hearings to go too far........»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsNov 18th, 2020Related News

Hope for Ulysses survivors rides on PH Air Force wings

MANILA Philippines—Philippine government helicopters have been tirelessly reaching out to villages in Cagayan province that had been isolated by massive flooding being blamed on the release of water from Magat Dam’s reservoir at the height of Typhoon Ulysses. Floods have started to subside but some areas remained inaccessible. A one-minute video released by the Philippine […] The post Hope for Ulysses survivors rides on PH Air Force wings appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsNov 17th, 2020Related News

We re always unprepared for typhoons

President Duterte could not have arrived at a conclusion any other way, upon seeing for himself the tragic consequences resulting from the release of massive water from the Magat Dam in Cagayan Valley. This clearly showed how unprepared the country is against powerful natural disturbances such as typhoons......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsNov 16th, 2020Related News

Medialdea to head typhoon task force

Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea will lead the typhoon rehabilitation task force that President Duterte has ordered set up to fast-track and facilitate response to disasters, especially in the release of funds......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 16th, 2020Related News