Payao challenges Bonokoane for WBF belt

JHALEEL Payao challenges World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental champion Thato Bonokoane on July 8 in Johannesburg, South Africa.Payao is fighting for the first time overseas and it will surely be a difficult task because Pinoy rarely wins on South African soil especially if the fight goes the distance.“We know it’s hard (to win in South […]

Cordova to send 2K trainees to SoKor to learn advanced farming techniques

THE Municipality of Cordova is sending at least 2,000 trainees to South Korea to participate in the Agricultural Exchange Program this year.The town has already sent 187 Cordovahanons to South Korea to start their three to five months immersion program, with allowance.Former Korean Ambassador to the Philippines Dongman Han has expressed support to this joint […]

Dy faces Oh in Brave CF

FORMER UFC fighter Rolando Dy attempts to end his recent slump as he locks horns with South Korean warrior Ho Taek-oh in Brave CF 58 on April 30 in Incheon, South Korea.Dy is looking to return to his winning ways after dropping his last two contests. After back-to-back wins in the Brave CF in 2020, […]

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 […]

Eisai Enters into Commercialization and Distribution Agreement with Gilead for JAK Inhibitor Filgotinib in Asia

TOKYO, Dec 20, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Eisai Co., Ltd. today announced it has entered into an agreement with Gilead Sciences, Inc. for the commercialization and distribution of filgotinib (generic name, product name: Jyseleca), an oral, JAK1 preferential inhibitor for indications of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), ulcerative colitis, and Crohn’s disease in Asia […]