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Seriously divided

It was sad to watch the spectacle of a seriously divided nation that should have been celebrating as one in the triumph of one of our own in the Olympics......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 1st, 2021

The city of Manila acting like Singapore

It only takes one transformative leader to change the fate of a constituency. We’ve seen it happen before cities, provinces and whole countries transform from mismanaged states with failing economies and divided societies to one governed with efficiency, responsiveness and social unity......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 10th, 2021

Seriously divided

It was sad to watch the spectacle of a seriously divided nation that should have been celebrating as one in the triumph of one of our own in the Olympics......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Cebu City Council passes almost P4.5 billion supplemental budget on divided house

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The long-awaited almost P4.5 billion Supplemental Budget No. 1 (SB-1) proposed by Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella was finally passed by the City Council on Wednesday evening, July 28, 2021. After a grueling, 7-hour session that lasted from 2 p.m. to beyond 8 p.m., the council has decided to approve the […] The post Cebu City Council passes almost P4.5 billion supplemental budget on divided house appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

‘Duterte recognizes PDP-Laban belongs to Pimentels’

President Duterte recognizes that the Pimentels virtually own the PDP-Laban, which is now divided over the issue on who should be its standard bearer in next year’s general elections, presidential spokesman Harry Roque Jr. said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 15th, 2021

Beauty queens divided as Miss Universe Philippines, other countries open to transgender bets

After Miss Universe Spain 2018 Angela Ponce made a splash as the first transgender woman to have competed in the Miss Universe pageant, the Miss Universe Vietnam organization follows through with its acceptance of Do Tay Ha, a Business Administration student at the Ho Chi Minh University, as the national pageant's first transgender applicant......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Mga kakandidatong gagastos sa socmed tututukan ng Comelec

Manila, Philippines – Tututukan ng Commission on Elections (Comelec) ang mga kandidatong gagastos sa social media para sa pangangampanya sa 2022 elections, batay sa opisyal. Sa Laging Handa briefing, sinabi ni Comelec Commissioner Antonio Kho Jr. na dadagsa ang pangangampanya via online dahil sa pandemyang kinakaharap. “Campaign ads are divided between print and broadcast which […] The post Mga kakandidatong gagastos sa socmed tututukan ng Comelec appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 28th, 2021

Duterte splits Caloocan into 3 districts

Caloocan City will be divided into three districts after President Duterte signed a law creating another legislative post that will split into two the country’s most populous lone district......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 28th, 2021

The Walking Dead on Netflix: Why Season 10 Split into Three Parts | TWD | Series | Fame

Usually every season of “the walking DeadIt is divided into two parts, one of which opens in October and the other begins in February of.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 18th, 2021

Who will take home the coveted shield at the Predator League 2020/21 Grand Final?

With a 2-year hiatus, the Asia-Pacific Predator League 2020/21 Grand Final finally pushes through with fans hyped in watching their favorite teams go head-to-head in an online-only tournament. Given the circumstance and the scope of this year’s festivities, the competition is divided into four sub-tournaments; two for Dota 2 and two for PUBG. Teams were […] The post Who will take home the coveted shield at the Predator League 2020/21 Grand Final? appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 6th, 2021

Consolacion Starts Vaccination

The town of Consolacion in the northern part of Cebu starts their coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccination program. The vaccination took place at the Mendero Medical Center where 145 frontliners are subject for vaccination including the hospital’s CEO, Dr. Samuel Mendero III. Frontliners who were registered and subject for vaccination will be divided into three […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMar 16th, 2021

A House divided against itself

Is the current leadership of the Lower Chamber of Congress, as the adage goes, "full of sound and fury signifying nothing"?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

EU leaders’ summit confronts rollout woes

BRUSSELS (AFP) — EU leaders meet Thursday under pressure to speed up Europe’s coronavirus vaccine rollout, and divided over border closures and what introducing vaccine travel certificates could mean. The video summit for the leaders of the 27-nation bloc comes a year into the Covid-19 crisis, as most of the EU is experiencing a second […] The post EU leaders’ summit confronts rollout woes appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2021

Support for new Caloocan district snowballs

Some senators have supported the proposal to divide the first district of Caloocan City into two legislative districts. Caloocan City is divided currently into two districts, with 70 barangays in the first district and another 118 barangays in the second district. Of the city’s more than 1.5 million residents, 75 percent of them are in […] The post Support for new Caloocan district snowballs appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 24th, 2021

Biden goes to US heartland for support on massive economic package

President Joe Biden is sidestepping a divided Congress and going straight to the nation Tuesday with a televised town hall in Wisconsin seeking support for his $1.9 trillion economic rescue package......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

New volleyball chief Suzara wants country s own national league

Top players across the country have been divided into the country's two commercial leagues for women's volleyball: The Premier Volleyball League (PVL), and the Philippine Superliga (PSL)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 31st, 2021

GCQ status: Cordillera leaders divided

BAGUIO CITY — Political leaders in the Cordilleras are divided over the national government’s declaration reverting the region to a general community quarantine (GCQ) status. The stricter health protocols that come with the GCQ are to be effective for a month starting on Monday. Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong, the country’s contact tracing czar, is supporting […] The post GCQ status: Cordillera leaders divided appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 30th, 2021

Talisay City reimposes market schedule

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Talisay City is strictly reimposing the market schedule for the barangays as the number of active Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases continues to rise. In a memorandum order signed by Mayor Gerald Anthony “Samsam” Gullas, the barangays are divided into two clusters with three days per week each when the residents […] The post Talisay City reimposes market schedule appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 29th, 2021

Hail to the chief

Last week, Joseph R. Biden was formally sworn in as the 46th US President. The 78-year-old former vice president, the oldest to hold that high office, took the reins of government of a decidedly divided nation after a hotly contested election which engendered, in a way, the storming of the US Capitol by Trump supporters just two weeks before......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 25th, 2021

Acer Opens its First Flagship Store in the Philippines

The first Acer flagship store in the Philippines has finally opened its doors to consumers on January 15. It is the largest in the country to date and is located at the SM Megamall Cyberzone. This new tech haven will house the best products from Acer and Predator brands, intricately displayed for an elevated shopping experience. It is interactive and much more customer-friendly.  A sure eye-catcher for gamers and tech enthusiasts alike, the store is divided into two sections, dedicated for Acer and Predator products. Acer sticks to its minimalistic personality and is designed with light earthy tones with a long table and shelves where the products are displayed. On the other hand, the Predator comes in a striking sleek black interior all throughout.  In observance of the existing health protocols in the country, Acer requires each customer to wear a face mask and face shield, undergo a temperature check upon entrance, and fill up a health declaration form. Appropriate social distancing will be strictly followed as well. “We are very excited for gamers and tech enthusiasts to come and experience what the Acer flagship store has in store for them. It’s our first opening this 2021, and definitely not the last. We are optimistic that it will allow consumers to get to know our products better and eventually find the perfect device fit for their needs,” said Acer Philippines Managing Director Manuel Wong. The event was a success, attended by executives from the ICT giant and its esteemed partners. Following the grand launch, Acer will throw in premium items to the first 10 customers who will purchase an Acer or Predator laptop. But it doesn’t stop there! Watch out for huge discounts and freebies across both brands from January 15 to 24, 2021! Visit Acer’s Official Social Media Pages for more details: Facebook – @AcerPH, Instagram – @acerph, Twitter – @acerphils, www.acer.com......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsJan 17th, 2021

High court to hold mock Bar exam

The Supreme Court will conduct mock Bar examinations involving 120 students divided in four testing sites on January 31, 2020 in preparation for the digitized Bar Examinations in November 2021......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 9th, 2021