Toyota: GR Models to be Exhibited at the 2022 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show

TOKYO, Nov 2, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) announced at the SEMA (Special Equipment Market Association) Show in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 1, 2022, the “GR COROLLA RALLY CONCEPT”, the “GR SUPRA ’10-SECOND TWINS’”, planned and built by Toyota Motorsports Garage, the “GR86 DAILY DRIFTER”, a drifting […]

N. Korea makes nuclear weapons policy ‘irreversible’ with new law — KCNA

SEOUL — North Korea has officially enshrined the right to use preemptive nuclear strikes to protect itself in a new law that leader Kim Jong Un said makes its nuclear status “irreversible” and bars denuclearisation talks, state media reported on Friday. The move comes as observers say North Korea appears to be preparing to resume […]

Shell invests in sustainable growth in Cebu and opens five new stations

THE aftermath of Typhoon Odette left many homes and establishments in Cebu devastated. While Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation and its network of mobility stations weren’t severely affected, the energy company committed to rebuild and support the region’s recovery.Within two weeks after Typhoon Odette hit, 58 out of the 63 affected stations were operational, with its […]

Editorial: South Korea elects new president

SOUTH Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, has a new leader, the successor of President Moon Jae-in in May—Yoon Seok-yeol. The East Asian country’s former top prosecutor defeated President Moon’s partymate Lee Jae-myung in a close presidential election held on Wednesday, March 9, 2022.One may ask why Filipinos, specifically Cebuanos, care about the presidential election […]

Production of New Mazda CX-50 Crossover SUV for North American Market Starts at New U.S. Plant

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Jan 27, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mazda Motor Corporation began production of its brand-new Mazda CX-50 crossover SUV, targeted at the North American market, from January 18 at Mazda Toyota Manufacturing, U.S.A., Inc., a new plant jointly constructed with Toyota Motor Corporation in Huntsville, Alabama. The CX-50 is Mazda’s first […]

Toyota Selects North Carolina for New U.S. Automotive Battery Plant

Toyota City, Japan, Dec 7, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Toyota Motor North America announced today that North Carolina Greensboro-Randolph Megasite has been chosen as the location for Toyota’s new $1.29 billion automotive battery manufacturing plant, to be named, Toyota Battery Manufacturing, North Carolina (TBMNC). When it comes online in 2025, TBMNC will […]

PAL seeks easier entry for vaccinated passengers from North America

FLAG carrier Philippine Airlines, Inc. (PAL) on Thursday said it has proposed to pilot test a “no facility quarantine protocol” for vaccinated passengers from North America. The policy will cover “North American vaccinated passengers arriving in the Philippines and… Filipinos fully vaccinated in the Philippines who traveled to North America and are returning to the […]