DFA.GOV.PHTHE PHILIPPINES and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have signed a joint declaration reaffirming their commitment to accelerating sustainable industrial and economic development, according to a statement released Monday by the Department of Foreign Affairs.  “The Philippines’ partnership with UNIDO has been transformative to the country’s development landscape and has been instrumental in helping the Philippines regain momentum in ...

PHILSTARA HOUSE representative on Tuesday said the administration should heed the call of lawmakers to terminate all Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO), whether licensed or illegal, as the moral and social costs far outweigh economic benefits.   POGOs spawn various crimes, including kidnap for ransom, prostitution and human trafficking, murder, extortion, online scamming, illegal drugs, and money laundering, said Surigao del Norte ...

DTIUNCERTIFIED construction and automotive products worth about P17.24 million were recently confiscated in Bulacan, Cebu, and Davao, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) announced on Tuesday.   In Cebu, the department seized 81,649 pieces of uncertified tires for automotive vehicles, G.I. steel pipes, deformed steel bars, and low carbon steel wires worth P14.78 million. “Deformed steel bars sealed in Cebu were found ...

AGEM Miranda (4) leads the JRU Heavy Bombers in scoring 20 points. — NCAA/SYNERGY/GMAGames Today(Filoil EcoOil Centre)12 p.m. — Mapua vs CSB3 p.m. — Letran vs SSC-RJOSE Rizal University (JRU) shut down San Beda when it mattered most as it pulled off a giant-sized 83-80 victory yesterday to continue its fairy tale run in NCAA Season 98 at the Filoil ...

SAN Miguel Beermen — PBA MEDIAGames Today(Smart Araneta Coliseum)3 p.m. — Blackwater vs San Miguel Beer5:45 p.m. — Magnolia vs TNTINJURY bug bit San Miguel Beer (SMB) ahead of its quest for back-to-back in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup with first-choice import Thomas Robinson bothered by back spasms.As such, the Beermen brought in Diamond Stone, a former NBA player like Mr. ...

ATENEO Blue Eagles — PHILIPPINE STAR/ RUSSEL PALMAGames Today(Philsports Arena)11 a.m. — UE vs FEU1 p.m. — AdU vs UP4:30 p.m. — DLSU vs UST6:30 p.m. — ADMU vs NUAFTER hanging on to scrappy wins in the opening day, heavy favorites University of the Philippines and Ateneo seek smoother performances as they plunge back to action against separate counterparts for ...

THE PHILIPPINE Swimming, Inc. (PSI) got the blessing of the International Swimming Federation (FINA) to allow the 2022 PSI Long Course Grand Prix National Championships set Oct. 13 to 16 at the New Clark City in Capas, Tarlac to serve as a doorway to the World Championships.But of course, Filipino swimmers must meet the Standard Entry Times set by FINA.“We ...

ALEX Eala netted a 6-1, 6-3 win over Latvia’s Deniza Marcinkeva to advance in the second round of the W80 Rancho Santa Fe qualifying draw in California yesterday.The Filipina tennis pride faces home bet Alana Smith next in the second round today for a seat in the main draw featuring some Top-200 players in the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA).Ms. Eala ...

DEEBO Samuel caught six passes for 115 yards, including a long catch-and-run touchdown, and Talanoa Hufanga scored on an interception return to help the San Francisco 49ers notch a 24-9 victory over the Los Angeles Rams on Monday night at Santa Clara, Calif.Jimmy Garoppolo completed 16 of 27 passes for 239 yards and one touchdown and Jeff Wilson, Jr. rushed ...

Listening to the Lakers talk about the 2022-23 season, you’d think Lakers head coach Darvin Ham has managed to invent a new system. As longtime habitues of the sport know, however, the notion can’t be farther from the truth. Mentoring in the pro ranks isn’t rocket science in the sense that everything has become apparent for a while now; those ...