Father, young son killed in multiple vehicle collision in South Cotabato – Manila Bulletin

News / Mindanao / Father, young son killed in multiple vehicle collision in South Cotabato Father, young son killed in multiple vehicle collision in South Cotabato KORONADAL CITY – A man and his four-year old son were killed while 17 others were injured after a wayward ten-wheel truck rammed several vehicles on the national highway in Barangay Cebuano, Tupi, South Cotabato on Friday, Sept. 23. Rolly Duane Aquino, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Officer, identified the fatalities as Diamaloden Makasaehe, 28, and son, Jannaiden. Police said the truck driven by…

DVIDS – News – Grovetown, Georgia Native Serves Aboard USS Higgins (DDG 76) While Conducting Operations in the South China Sea

Story by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Donavan K. Patubo Sept. 17, 2022 Petty Officer 2nd Class Miles Leake, a Grovetown, Georgia native and 2016 graduate of Grovetown High School, is serving aboard Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) while conducting operations in the South China Sea, Sept. 17, 2022 Leake enlisted in the Navy in 2017 and has been serving aboard Higgins since May 2018. His decision to join the Navy stems from a desire to see the world and his family’s history of military service.…

Police issuing clearances to POGO workers in Central Luzon – Manila Bulletin

News / Luzon / Police issuing clearances to POGO workers in Central Luzon Police issuing clearances to POGO workers in Central Luzon CAMP OLIVAS, City of San Fernando, Pampanga – Police Regional Office 3 director Brig. Gen. Cesar Pasiwen announced Saturday, Sept. 24, that they have been facilitating the issuance of national police clearance round-the-clock to workers of licensed Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) in Central Luzon since Thursday, Sept. 22. ] PASIWEN Pasiwen said that they are currently processing the clearance of 180 workers of Tele Empire at the…

Approach to China? Let’s try everything, says Marcos

‘Let us not make our differences concerning maritime [issues] the defining element of our relationship,’ says President Marcos NEW YORK, USA – When it comes to his approach to China’s claims in the South China Sea, Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. said he prefers “any approach that will work” – be it bilateral or multilateral. “Kagaya noong sinabi ko kanina sa Asia Society, try everything; we’ll have to try everything. Kung saan tayo makalusot, eh ‘di maganda. Minsan, hindi mo ma-expect kung saan talaga lalabas ‘yung opportunity,” he said late…

AboitizPower to Create a Better World with Holistic Energy Transformation – Manila Bulletin

AboitizPower’s purpose of Transforming Energy for a Better World is a testament to the company’s ambition to continue innovating and transforming, given its role of providing reliable energy today and cleaner energy for the future. In pursuit of accelerating the Aboitiz Group’s transformation as the Philippine’s first Techglomerate, AboitizPower (AP) is moving towards the future armed with a Massive Transformative Purpose (MTP) of “Transforming Energy for a Better World.” According to AboitizPower Chief Corporate Services Officer Carlos Aboitiz in the recently-held launch of AP’s MTP, the company envisions a future…

China using civilian ships to enhance navy capability, reach

BANGKOK — A Chinese scientific ship bristling with surveillance equipment docked in a Sri Lankan port. Hundreds of fishing boats anchored for months at a time among disputed islands in the South China Sea. And ocean-going ferries, built to be capable of carrying heavy vehicles and large loads of people. All are ostensibly civilian ships, but experts and uneasy regional governments say they are part of a Chinese civil-military fusion strategy, little concealed by Beijing, that enhances its maritime capabilities. China’s navy is already the world’s largest by ship count,…

Marcos says Philippines has no territorial conflict with China │ GMA News Online

President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has asserted the country’s sovereignty in the West Philippine Sea as he said that Philippines and China have no “territorial conflict,” but only Beijing is claiming what is part of the country’s territory. “The position that the Philippines takes is that we have no territorial conflict with China. What we have [is] China claiming territory that belongs to the Philippines,” Marcos said in an interview with former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, who hosted the President’s meeting with the Asia Society in New York on…

Tearful Federer bows out of tennis with Laver Cup defeat – Manila Bulletin

Switzerland’s Roger Federer (L) sheds a tear after playing his final match, a doubles with Spain’s Rafael Nadal (R) of Team Europe against USA’s Jack Sock and USA’s Frances Tiafoe of Team World in the 2022 Laver Cup at the O2 Arena in London, early on Sept. 24, 2022. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP) LONDON — Roger Federer described his tennis career as a “perfect journey” despite being denied a fairytale ending with a doubles defeat at the Laver Cup early on Saturday alongside Rafael Nadal. The 20-time Grand…

‘I am confident they’ll be big’ – Manila Bulletin

Director Cathy Camarillo is confident on the future of the lead stars of this generation’s “barkadahan” series “Tara, G!” These include Anthony Jennings, Kaori Oinuma, Vivoree Esclito, JC Alcantara, Zach Castaneda, CJ Salonga, and Daniella Stranner. She boldly predicted they are to become huge in the industry. And soon. “Yes, I may say. I can give a validation that these are the future stars,” she told us during a recent meeting. “I can give you a validation on that. Magagaling, may mga potential.” She should know. She directs “Tara, G!”…