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Raptors defense

In crucial moments the other day, the Raptors appeared to be finding ways not to win. Down zero to two and with their backs against the wall in the Eastern Conference Finals, they came up with a crucial adjustment that allowed them to battle the otherwise-superior Bucks to a standstill until crunchtime of Game Three: They solved the problem that was Giannis Antetokounmpo by slotting top defender Kawhi Leonard on the presumptive Most Valuable Player along with a consistent blitz, and it worked. Unfortunately, their own offense continued to sputter, and especially with the outcome of the match on the line in regulation......»»

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The future is bright

Their “Kami Naman” (Our turn) push did not go all the way but there is no denying how successful the University Athletic Association of the Philippines Season 81 campaign of the University of Santo Tomas Golden Tigresses was, and how the future is bright for them......»»

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Warriors sweep Blazers

LOS ANGELES -- Stephen Curry and Draymond Green capped triple-double performances by combining on the game-clinching hoop in overtime Monday night as the Golden State Warriors completed a four-game sweep of the host Portland Trail Blazers in the Western Conference finals with a 119-117 victory......»»

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Aces go for 2-0 card in Commish Cup

OPENED their campaign in the Philippine Basketball Association Commissioner’s Cup with a victory, the Alaska Aces look to continue rolling when they trek back to the court today and take on the debuting Northport Batang Pier......»»

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Switching gears: Celeste Cafe and Cycles throws coffee into the mix

Celeste Cafe and Cycles serves as one-stop shop for coffee and cycling products.....»»

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Nova Group completes NEX Tower in Makati

PROPERTY DEVELOPER Nova Group has completed the development of NEX Tower, a 28-storey office building along Ayala Avenue in Makati City, and tenants are beginning to move in......»»

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How the Philippines saved more than a thousand Jews from Hitler

A LESSER-KNOWN historical event that took place during the administration of President Manuel L. Quezon is the topic of the film Quezon’s Game. Directed by Matthew E. Rosen and produced by ABS-CBN’s Star Cinema, it will be released nationwide on May 29......»»

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Huawei assures continued security support for Android smartphones

HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES Co., Ltd. on Monday said it will continue to provide security updates and services for its smartphones and tablets, after Alphabet, Inc.’s Google said it would restrict the Chinese technology giant from updates to the Android operating system......»»

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Manila’s most expensive condo costs P550,000 per square meter

A LUXURY condominium project is now pre-selling at a whopping P550,000 per square meter (sq.m.), making it the most expensive in Metro Manila, according to Colliers International......»»

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DoTr prepares to award rolling stock contract

THE Department of Transportation (DoTr) is set to award the contract to provide train sets for the Tutuban-Malolos segment of the North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) project by end-May or early June......»»

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AGI earnings increase 21% in Q1

ALLIANCE GLOBAL Group, Inc. (AGI) delivered a 21% increase in attributable profit in the first quarter of 2019, driven by the steady growth of its property, liquor, and quick-service restaurant businesses......»»

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Trade department notes investors lured from China

THE DEPARTMENT of Trade and Industry says the Philippines has been able to attract investors from China, which is in the middle of a trade war with the United States......»»

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No more tax reforms to make it out of 17th Congress

THE 17th CONGRESS will likely end with enactment of the anti-terrorism, the security of tenure and the expanded anti-wiretapping measures, but without any of the remaining tax reforms wanted by the Executive, Senate leaders signaled on Monday......»»

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Gov’t on road show to draw interest to energy auction

THE DEPARTMENT of Energy (DoE) is taking to the United States and other parts of the globe its road show to drum up interest in the Philippine Conventional Energy Contracting Program (PCECP) after it extended the deadline for investors to submit their application to explore pre-determined oil and gas reserves in the country......»»

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BoP marks 6th month of surplus in April

THE COUNTRY’s balance of payments (BoP) -- a summary of the Philippines’ economic transactions with the rest of the world for a given period -- registered a surplus for the sixth month in a row in April due to inflows from the central bank’s foreign exchange operations and income from its investments abroad that were partially offset by state foreign debt payments, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Monday......»»

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DM Consunji secures P4B worth of new contracts

CONSTRUCTION firm DM Consunji, Inc. secured almost P4 billion worth of new contracts in the first quarter of 2019, coming from a mix of infrastructure and building projects......»»

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The Ultimate Sport Truck South African Adventure

IT WAS another round of guiltless pleasure all over again! This time Ford Philippines sent me to cover the landmark celebration of the Ranger Raptor super truck being built in Silverton, Pretoria, South Africa. I, along with journalists from Thailand, Vietnam, Australia, and South Africa, were the first wave of motor journalists to test the factory’s finished production super bakkies (I prefer how the South Africans refer to pickup trucks). The Silverton plant currently produces the Ranger pickup for export to 148 markets in Africa, the Middle East and Europe......»»

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GT Capital seeking partners to develop property in Cavite

GT Capital Holdings, Inc. is looking for local or foreign partners to help develop portions of the P20 billion worth of land it received after its divestment from Property Company of Friends, Inc. (Pro-Friends), a top official said last week......»»

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The Lexus of minivans

I’VE BEEN to just about every major motor show in every corner of the globe. I’m used to seeing sleek new models being unveiled. I’m used to seeing racecars and supercars that look incredibly fast (and often are). I’m used to seeing concept cars that are so outlandish that they often don’t even see the light of day......»»

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Domestic Market Capitalization of select Stock Exchanges in Asia Pacific

Domestic Market Capitalization of select Stock Exchanges in Asia Pacific.....»»

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