January 20, 2020

Category: People

Coco Martin and Yassi Pressman Ride Honda Philippines Latest Airblade 150

Media Release: TAGUIG CITY –ACTORS and entertainers Coco Martin and Filipino-British Yassi Pressman, a model, helped Honda Philippines introduced its new motorcycle in the Philippines. This is the The All-New Airblade 150, being touted as “The Cutting Edge,” and a boon for urban riders. Honda Philippines President Susumu Mitsuishi led the launch of the new […]

‘Kuwaitis Liars, Good-for-Nothing’, Says Bello; OFW Total Ban On

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs ​(SDN) — KUWAIT had it coming! And now it has come. The ban on sending or deploying overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), this time not only for domestic workers or household workers or maid. A Business World story on January […]

US Hawks Beat War Drums; PHL Seeks Iran Assurances

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs ​(SDN) — HAWKS in the Trump administration have been beating the war drums, apparently eager to engage the Islamic Republic of Iran in a conflict. In fact, the American leader, only the third president to suffer the ignominy of […]

Ayala Foundation Helps ‘Lola’ Milagros, 84, Other Taal Evacuees

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs ​BAUAN, Batangas (SDN) — LOLA (grandmother) Milagros Apiol, 84, her daughter Gloria, 53, and two other family members. Annie Enriquez, 58. Rikki Martin, 18. They and 270 other evacuees or internally displaced persons (IDPs) — elderly, men, women, children, […]

Nook Enters PHL, Introduces Easier Loan Applications

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — NOOK, a real estate company based in Newport Beach, California, United States, is now open for business. Its goal, as gleaned from a press statement, is to provide Filipinos a vehicle for an easier way to apply […]

Myanmar 72nd Independence Day Celebration in Photographs in Manila

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: \@ed1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — ON January 9, 2020, the Republic of Myanmar, a member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) celebrated its 72nd Independence Day. Myanmar Ambassador to the Philippines Lwin Oo led the event at the Diamond Hotel in Manila, […]

LET US SEND OUR LOVE TO AUSTRALIA!

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @ed1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — YES, let us send our love Down Under! For Australia is burning; and Australians are battling a conflagration lit by a lethal trio of “extreme heat, prolonged drought and strong winds,” United Kingdom’s The Telegraph said. In an article […]

Check Point Uncovers Tiktok Vulnerabilities, Now Patched

Check Point Research Reveals Multiple Vulnerabilities in TikTok Personal information such as private addresses and email addresses were vulnerable to exposure in one the world’s most trending apps Media Release: SINGAPORE – January 9, 2020 — Check Point Research, the Threat Intelligence arm of Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of […]

DOST R&D Program Boon to Talaandig, Others

Media Release: DATU Rodelio “Waway” Saway is not called “Tatay” for nothing. A teacher at the Talaandig School of Living Traditions and a well-known performing artist, Saway has been keeping the Talaandig musical heritage intact by mentoring young members of their tribe. Community artists would always go to their Tatay Waway to learn how to […]

DFA Calls Meeting on Plans for Middle East OFWs

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: edd1819, Instagram: bluestar0910, Faceboook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — WAR, hopefully, is not imminent in the Middle East. Or a conflagration could burn everyone’s hope for peace. But the United States President Donald Trump had already provided a potential  spark for a wider conflict with the Islamic Republic […]