January 21, 2020

Category: TRAVEL

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 […]

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 […]

AF Payments Is Extending Expiring beep™ Cards for Php10

​Media Release: IF you have an expiring beep™ card, there’s no need to buy a new one. AF Payments, Inc. (AFPI) is extending the validity of your card for only Php10. The company is the operator of the beep™ card tap-and-go payment system. It announced on Friday, January 3, 2020, the policy leeway, saying cardholders […]

BARMM to Raise Turkey Issue to Peace Process Body

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — PREDICTABLY, disputes in the exercise of powers of the Manila central government and the Bangsamoro government are bound to flare up. One potential flashpoint could be the recent visit to Turkey of Interim Chief Minister Ahod Balawag “Al-Hajj Murad” […]

‘Hello Kitty’ beep™ Cards Now in Daiso Japan Shops

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — FOR fans of Japan’s widely popular cartoon character “Hello Kitty” owned and popularized by Sanrio, here’s another chance to own another limited edition. It also means you canalso use the second editon of the Hello Kitty beep™ cards when […]

Myanmar Ambassador Lwin Lauds SEARCA for Scholarships

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — THE Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) has been doing its share of modernizing agriculture in Southeast Asia (SEA). And, beyond, perhaps. Part of this effort is offering scholarships to the […]

Waze, DOT Making Metro Manila Traffic Gridlock Less Stressful

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — PARTNERSHIP is a great way to accomplish things. It’s like two brains are better than one. Perhaps, it’s exactly what Waze, the platform that brings communities together on and off the road, and the Philippines’ Department of […]