PHILIPPINE national football team Azkals TIMOR Leste will complete the cast of opponents the Philippine Azkals will face in the group stage of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup next month in Singapore. The Timorese got a free pass to Group A action against seeded squads the Azkals, Thailand, Singapore and Myanmar after their supposed opponent in the qualifying ...

1 of 2 ANTHONY Davis scored six of his 32 points in overtime and added 12 rebounds as the Los Angeles Lakers ended a two-game losing streak with a 126-123 overtime victory over the visiting Charlotte Hornets on Monday. Carmelo Anthony had 29 points off the bench and Russell Westbrook had a triple-double with 17 points, 12 rebounds and 14 ...

FREEPIK FIDE Master Sander Severino lost his grip of the lead and fell to a share of seventh place after halving the point with Russian Maksim Ermakov in the fourth round of the World Chess Championship for People with Disabilities on Monday. Mr. Severino, the 36-year-old world champion for the physically disabled, allowed Mr. Ermakov to equalize early, no thanks ...

AT age 42, Rene Catalan isn't hanging up his fighting gloves. In fact, Mr. Catalan wants another crack at the ONE Championship strawweight title and aims to launch his bid by beating a younger Alex Silva in the "ONE: NEXTGEN III" set on Nov. 26 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. The former Asian Games wushu gold medalist said he had ...

Considering how poorly the Packers played against the Chiefs over the weekend, it's no wonder they can't wait to get reigning Most Valuable Player awardee Aaron Rodgers back from quarantine. Second-string quarterback Jordan Love was far from efficient in his absence. Perhaps at any other time, going 19 of 34 for 190 yards (and in the process claiming one touchdown ...

GERD ALTMANN- PIXABAY (Part four of a five-part series) In the ILO publication entitled The Future of Work in the Philippines, much can be learned about what we have to do to prepare for the time when a larger portion of our workforce will be in occupations that are directly or indirectly related to Industry 4.0. It is important for ...

UNSPLASH The National Telecommunications Commission made a big to-do about the passage of the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) Act on Sept. 30 this year. This was going to be a game changer, they said. Imagine, if mobile phone subscribers are not happy with the service they are getting, they can easily switch to yet another mobile service provider without having ...

INSTALLING a rooftop solar system in Kamuning, Quezon City. -- INTERAKSYON.PHILSTAR.COM/AC DIMATATAC 2020 marked a record-breaking year for renewable energy. Solar PV (photovoltaic) will be at the forefront of this continued opportunity in 2021-22, with renewable energy expected to account for 90% of new capacity expansion globally. This period of accelerating growth is framed by a needed $6-trillion power sector ...

FREEPIK THE SPEED at which COVID-19 vaccines ruptured the link between infections and death has put renewed focus on the miracle, and science, of inoculation. If only we had a vaccine for cancer, too, people have said. Oh, wait, we do. And now a major study has shown just how effective it is. In 2008, the UK began offering girls ...

In photo are (from left to right) The Ascott Limited Philippines Deputy Country General Manager Philip Barnes, Grand Pine Inc's Board Member Denise Lieuson, Singapore Ambassador to the Philippines H.E. Gerard Ho Wei Hong, Department of Tourism OIC-Asst Secretary for Tourism Development and DOT-NCR Regional Director Woodrow Maquiling and The Ascott Limited Philippines City Manager Susan Salcedo. The Ascott Limited ...