Sen. Bong Revilla Jr. revives ‘Kap’s Agimat Giveaways’ on his birthday – Manila Bulletin

Sen. Bong Revilla Jr. revives ‘Kap’s Agimat Giveaways’ on his birthday Sen. Ramon ‘Bong’ Revilla Jr. Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. turns a year older on Sept. 25 as he celebrates his birth anniversary by reaching out to the needy. Instead of throwing a bash for family and friends, Bong will distribute relief goods and prizes on his birthday. Once again, the senator will revive on Facebook Live “Kap’s Agimat Birthday Giveaways” on his birthday, Saturday, Sept. 25. The celebration will extend to Sunday, Sept. 26. As in the previous…

Australia’s balancing act between our biggest trading partner and our most important ally

Powered By Australia is one of the largest importers of US arms – of both commercial and government origin – in the world. But of more significance than any weapons purchase that ties the two countries together is a sophisticated technological relationship that is proving increasingly important strategically, especially as China becomes more assertive in the Indo-Pacific region. “Australia and the US need to work together to limit China’s use of power and reduce the risk of conflict,” says Michael Shoebridge, the Australian Strategic Policy Institute’s director of defence, strategy…