5 art projects for a positive mindset

WITH today’s challenges and difficulties, art remains an easily accessible form of therapy. It helps explore emotions, increase self-awareness, and deal with life trials. Art-making engages both the right and left hemispheres of the brain and activates the same parts used during real-life problem-solving. Scrapbooking, doodling, sketching, knitting, and sculpting can make a way for […]

RE generators say industry competitive, market abuse unlikely

RENEWABLE ENERGY (RE) developers said there is sufficient competition in the industry to make market abuse unlikely, noting that any pricing issues that have emerged are due largely to capacity constraints. The Developers of Renewable Energy for AdvanceMent, Inc. (DREAM) industry association made the remarks at a forum organized by the competition regulator. “We have enough […]

Premier of South Australia Launches $1.5m Vaccine and Immunobiology State-of-the art Laboratory for APAC Clinical Trials

ADELAIDE, AUS, July 14, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – Agilex Biolabs, Australia’s largest and most technologically advanced regulated bioanalytical laboratory for clinical trials today announced that the Premier of South Australia the Hon Steven Marshall MP has launched its new $1.5m vaccine and immuno-biology laboratory. The facility, the most sophisticated in APAC, will attract biotechs and pharma from around […]

Google faces cyber-crime cases in Philippines

A Philippine senator has filed cyber-crime charges against Google Philippines and the owners of two YouTube channels at the Justice department for showing videos alleging domestic violence and adultery in his family.  “Social media sites need to step up and be more responsive to reports and more especially to legal complaints,” Senator Francis N. Pangilinan said in a statement on Friday. “These are harmful to individuals and to families.”  Mr. […]

OWNR Wallet Expands its All-In-One Cryptocurrency Platform Worldwide, Bringing Crypto to More People and Businesses

OWNR Wallet’s cryptocurrency system aims to provide the best tools on the market for using crypto. Tallinn, Estonia / SEAPRWire / July 13, 2021 / – Cryptocurrency ecosystem OWNR Wallet announces its expansion to 216 countries, bringing its crypto-platform to more people all over the world. OWNR Wallet provides a range of ways for customers to receive […]

Shipping chaos here to stay with most seafarers unvaccinated

GLOBAL VACCINATIONS of seafarers are going too slowly to prevent outbreaks on ships from causing more trade disruptions, endangering maritime workers and potentially slowing economies trying to pull out of pandemic slowdowns. Infections on vessels could further harm already strained global supply chains, just as the US and Europe recover and companies start stocking up […]

Pokwang joins GMA

GMA Network is delighted to announce that well-loved comedian and award-winning actress Pokwang is now a certified Kapuso after signing a contract on June 18, Friday. Pokwang is known for her versatility on screen as seen on various TV programs and movies she starred in throughout the years. Her decision to become a Kapuso was […]

SC seeks to unclog dockets

The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday released an order amending its rules to unclog case dockets and speed up the judicial system. Under the order dated May 4, the fully court will now act only on administrative cases penalized with more than two years of suspension or a fine of more than P100,000. It used […]

COVID-19 deaths top 23,000; two cities flagged

By Kyle Aristophere T. Atienza, Reporter THE HEALTH department on Wednesday flagged hospitals in two cities near the Philippine capital that are near their breaking point, as coronavirus deaths nationwide breached 23,000. The cities of Makati and Muntinlupa have been overwhelmed by COVID-19 infections despite falling healthcare use rate in the capital region, Health Undersecretary […]

Dumaguete City to tap more schools as isolation facilities as COVID-19 cases increase

DUMAGUETE City’s local team managing the coronavirus pandemic has asked the Education department to allow more schools to be used as isolation facilities as cases continue to increase. The local government said it has also asked the city’s coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) task force to plan additional measures “to regulate the entry of non-residents… with […]

Discounts for vaccinated residents

OWING to its “slow” vaccine rollout, Mandaue City has thought of a way to lure the city’s residents to get their Covid-19 jabs — business establishments will offer discounts and promos to vaccinated individuals. Mayor Jonas Cortes has tapped the Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) to help encourage businesses to offer discounts and […]

Espina: Beauty, grace and charm

There have been so many issues about the Miss Universe pageant. This happens every pageant. It is really difficult to judge how beautiful a woman is despite the criteria set for selection. On YouTube, I came across a list citing a few beautiful women in the local movielandia. The list had Amalia Fuentes, Gloria Romero, […]