PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS The Philippines remains bottom of Bloomberg's Covid Resilience Ranking of the best and worst places to be amid the pandemic in October, as vaccinations and reopening lag despite its outbreak easing. While other Southeast Asian nations also continue to be ranked low among the 53 economies tracked, the Philippines fares among the worst on vaccine coverage, ...

Manufacturers face no dearth of options when it comes to bonding solutions in the modern era; however, over time, pressure sensitive adhesives are increasingly establishing themselves as the most sought-after option.  PSAs have rapidly become preferred solutions for the adhesion needs of major industrial sectors. From removable adhesion to permanent bonding, pressure sensitive adhesives are ideal for joining fabric, foams ...

The rare earth metals industry is moving forward at rapid pace and will gain significant traction in the near future. But why are rare earth elements so important? Rare earths – a group 17 nearly indistinguishable soft heavy metals – are present in nearly material in use today. Metals like neodymium, dysprosium, praseodymium, and others are indispensable to the manufacturing ...

US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Mark A. Milley. -Image via US Secretary of Defense/Flickr. WASHINGTON -- The top US military officer, General Mark A. Milley, has provided the first official US confirmation of a Chinese hypersonic weapons test that military experts say appears to show Beijing's pursuit of an Earth-orbiting system designed to evade American ...

Elon Musk, co-founder of Tesla and SpaceX. Image by Daniel Oberhaus/Flickr/CC BY 2.0 The combined net worth of Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos approached $500 billion on Wednesday, fueled by the unrelenting rally in Tesla Inc. shares and a broad surge in tech stocks that sent the Nasdaq 100 to an intraday record. The value of the two fortunes -- ...

The first roof-deck miniature golf course is now available for the general mall-going public at SM Aura Premier. The putt-putt course, featuring five (5) holes with varying degrees of challenge difficulty, is located at the mall's open-air level, called the Skypark. The course surrounds one of the mall's iconic art installations - the giant red carabao sculpture by internationally recognized ...

BONGBONG MARCOS FB PAGE The University of Oxford has waded into a row waged on social media over the education credentials of Philippines presidential candidate Ferdinand Marcos Jr., saying he did not complete his degree. "According to our records, he did not complete his degree, but was awarded a special diploma in Social Studies in 1978," Oxford said in an ...

The rare earth metals industry is moving forward at rapid pace and will gain significant traction in the near future. But why are rare earth elements so important? Rare earths – a group 17 nearly indistinguishable soft heavy metals – are present in nearly material in use today. Metals like neodymium, dysprosium, praseodymium, and others are indispensable to the manufacturing ...

Manufacturers face no dearth of options when it comes to bonding solutions in the modern era; however, over time, pressure sensitive adhesives are increasingly establishing themselves as the most sought-after option.  PSAs have rapidly become preferred solutions for the adhesion needs of major industrial sectors. From removable adhesion to permanent bonding, pressure sensitive adhesives are ideal for joining fabric, foams ...

By Luz Wendy T. Noble, Reporter THE PHILIPPINES is seeing signs of economic recovery after almost two years since a global coronavirus pandemic hit the world, according to the central bank. "A year and a half since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are seeing concrete signs of economic rebound," Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin E. Diokno ...