Jollibee opens its biggest branch in Europe – Manila Bulletin

Jollibee Foods Corporation has opened the first Jollibee store in Spain right at the heart of Madrid at Puerta del Sol, Calle Arenal—one of its biggest openings in Europe. In a statement, Jollibee said its debut in Spain comes as the brand continues to expand its current network of more than 1,400 restaurants worldwide, including cities such as New York, Rome, London, Los Angeles, Dubai, Singapore, and Hong Kong. Inaugurating Jollibee’s first store in Spain was Philippine Ambassador to Spain Philippe J. Lhuillier (middle-left), together with Jollibee Europe Business Head…

Five Eyes for a Saner World needs the Sixth Element

Partha Chakraborty- Partha Chakraborty Partha Chakraborty is an Indian-born immigrant; a naturalized US Citizen since 2018. Educated in India and at Cornell University, Partha is currently an entrepreneur in water technologies, Blockchain, and wealth management in the US and in India. The views expressed are his own. “This is a wonderful school in my home state. If you come, I will introduce you. Hope you can do it.” – was scribbled at the bottom of an invite. The invite went from Westminster College in a tiny midwestern town of Fulton,…

Quake info: Light mag. 3.9 earthquake – South China Sea, 96 km north of Laoag, Province of Ilocos Norte, Philippines, on Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 7:07 pm (GMT +8)

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Angel Locsin shares encouraging words for people struggling to lose weight – Manila Bulletin

Angel Locsin Actress Angel Locsin has surprised fans with a recent post featuring her body transformation. But after it trended, she immediately shared some inspiring messages. “Hello everyone! About my recent post that became viral, first, I want to say that knowing how to pose the right way can help you look slimmer. I think everyone who posts ootd’s or watched Top model knows this,” the Kapamilya star started. She advised people struggling to lose that extra weight not to feel the pressure. “I tell you that I understand that…

Patrick Buchanan: Are the US and China Stumbling Toward an ‘Islands War’? | Winchester Star

In a diplomatic coup, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a deal last week with the U.K. and U.S. to have those Anglo-American allies help build a nuclear-powered submarine fleet for Australia. A $66 billion French deal to provide Canberra with diesel electric-powered submarines, among the largest defense contracts Paris had ever negotiated, was blown off. “A stab in the back!” said Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, who had been kept in the dark on the secret talks. “There has been duplicity, contempt and lies.” Le Drian compared President Joe Biden…

South China Sea: Japan concerned about increasing aggression from China

Tensions in the South China Sea remain high as not only is there a dispute over the waters, but also the situation surrounding Taiwan. Japan’s Defense Minister has now urged European leaders to take action on the increasing aggression coming from China. Japan’s defense minister, Nobuo Kishi, has urged leaders of European nations to come together and condemn the increasing acts of aggression by Beijing in the region. Speaking with the Guardian, Kishi said that China’s military is growing in power and is trying to use its power to change…

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…