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 2021-09-25 08:06 

Jakarta Globe

Indonesia Won't Follow China in Banning Cryptos...

The Southeast Asia country considers cryptocurrency as assets or commodities that are lawful for trading but illegal for use as currency....

 2021-09-25 08:06 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

After dominating Saruta, Pacio eyes another trilogy vs Naito...

MANILA, Philippines---Joshua Pacio has just ended his trilogy against Japanese rival Yosuke Saruta and yet he's already looking for another three-part series with former champion Yoshitaka Naito.ONE Championship's most dominant strawweight fitting...

 2021-09-25 08:03 

Cebu Daily News

UC athletic director sets up community pantry for Cebu sports community...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The University of Cebu (UC) Webmasters athletic director Jessica Honoridez established a community pantry to extend help to the entire Cebu sports community. On Saturday, Sept. 25, Honoridez put up the community pantry at th...

 2021-09-25 08:03 

Manila Bulletin

Bill Shock: Biliran resident charged P1-M in electric bill...

CEBU CITY — A resident in Biliran Province got the shock of his life when the amount of his monthly electric bill reached more than P1 million. In his September 4 Facebook post, Marvin Alemanza showed an electric bill from the Biliran Electric Coope...

 2021-09-25 08:01 

The Strait Times

Huawei says will 'defend itself' against US legal claims as executive freed...

BEIJING (AFP) - Chinese telecoms giant Huawei said on Saturday (Sept 25) it will 'defend itself' against legal claims that it flouted US sanctions, after officials dropped fraud charges against top executive Meng Wanzhou and ended a three-year sta...

 2021-09-25 08:01 

The Strait Times

Huawei to 'defend itself' against US legal claims as executive Meng Wanzhou is freed...

US officials dropped fraud charges against the top executive and ended a three-year stand-off.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-25 08:00 

The Strait Times

Come at me, Covid, just not today...

SINGAPORE - In Singapore, the daily infection numbers are now four figures, which a year ago would have signalled the end of the world, but today is considered...

 2021-09-25 07:58 

Philippine Star

Sitti Navarro gives birth to 2nd child...
 2021-09-25 07:56 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Covid-19: 13,899 new cases...
 2021-09-25 07:56 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Covid-19: 13,899 new cases [NSTTV]...
 2021-09-25 07:56 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Manila cop who pulled gun on curfew breakers now under custody — Eleazar...

MANILA, Philippines — A Manila police officer accused of pulling a gun on a group of teenagers who broke quarantine curfew is now under custody, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said on Saturday. In a statement, PNP chief Guillermo Eleazar ident...

 2021-09-25 07:56 

Vietnam News

HCM City businesses eager to resume, but regulation, worker availability worries linger...

HCM City businesses are eager and preparing to reopen after months of closure due to stringent social distancing orders, but continue to face challenges from tough regulations and staff shortages....

 2021-09-25 07:53 

Malay Mail Online

Malaysia's Covid-19 numbers grow by 13,899...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 25 — Malaysia continued its small downwards trend of daily Covid-19 cases today with 13,899 reported by the Ministry of Health (MOH). Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, in his daily Covid-19 update, said......

 2021-09-25 07:49 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Indonesia to have advanced economy with more entrepreneurs: VP - ANTARA News...

A country's economy can be labelled as being advanced if business actors constitute 10 percent of the nation's population, according to Vice President ......

 2021-09-25 07:49 

Manila Bulletin

DOH to include antigen test results in daily COVID-19 case tally...

(MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) The Department of Health (DOH) said it is set to include in the daily tally of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases the positive results from rapid antigen tests by next week. "Unti-unti na po nating ipapasok itong mga pos...

 2021-09-25 07:45 

Manila Bulletin

Fuming Regine Velasquez calls out bashers: 'Mga makakapal ang mukha'...

Regine Velasquez wasn't able to prevent herself from reacting to some netizens commenting negatively on her free concert as streamed on YouTube. Apparently, rather than expressing gratitude being able to watch a concert for free, some of them actually...

 2021-09-25 07:44 

Manila Bulletin

Manila cop arrested for terrorizing teenagers in Tondo...

By Lemuel Baruela A Manila police corporal was arrested by his fellow cops after he pointed a gun at a group of teenagers who were playing outside their homes in Tondo, Manila, early Thursday morning. (Manila Police District photo / MANILA BULLETIN) A rep...

 2021-09-25 07:42 

Malay Mail Online

Last victim of Tenom boat capsize found...

BEAUFORT, Sept 25 — The body of a 55-year-old man who went missing after the boat he was on overturned in Sungai Padas, Kampung Kalandos Pangi, Tenom on September 22 was found today. Sabah Fire and Rescue Department operations division assistant......

 2021-09-25 07:40 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

North Sumatra eyes two gold medals in karate at PON - ANTARA News...

North Sumatra has set its sights on securing two gold medals in the karate sports branch at the National Games (PON) scheduled on October 11-14, 2021, at the ......

 2021-09-25 07:39 

Malay Mail Online

People with disabilities can now use Android phones with face gestures...

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 25 Using a raised eyebrow or smile, people with speech or physical disabilities can now operate their Android-powered smartphones hands-free, Google said Thursday. Two new tools put machine learning and front-facing cameras......

 2021-09-25 07:39 

Manila Bulletin

IATF drafting guidelines on face shield use- DILG exec...

The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) is now drafting new regulations on the use of face shields following President Duterte's order to ease the restriction of its use in open spaces. This was revea...

 2021-09-25 07:38 

Malay Mail Online

HR Ministry: Indonesian woman rescued from forced labour in Perak...

PUTRAJAYA, Sept 25 — An Indonesian woman, believed to be a victim of forced labour by her employer, was rescued in an operation in Ayer Tawar, Perak on Thursday. According to the Human Resources Ministry, an integrated rescue operation by the......

 2021-09-25 07:35 

Malay Mail Online

This connected white cane is a smart solution for the visually impaired...

LYON, Sept 25 A small connected accessory that fits onto a regular white cane can help blind and visually impaired people move around more safely. This accessory detects all nearby obstacles, including those at height, which generally go......

 2021-09-25 07:34 

The Strait Times

In Britain, rising prices and shortages evoke 1970s-style jitters...

Long lines at petrol stations, rising fuel prices, empty shelves in supermarkets and worries about runaway inflation.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-25 07:31 

ABS-CBN

Comelec to #Halalan2022 candidates: 'Reject violence', as date for filing of candidacy looms...

The Comelec on Saturday reiterated President Duterte's call for peaceful elections next year as the date filing of the candidacy neared....

 2021-09-25 07:28 

Cebu Daily News

Is Caindec running in 2022?...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Tarpaulins bearing the face of Land Transportation Office in Central Visayas (LTO-7) Director Victor Caindec sprouted at a skywalk in Cebu City on Saturday, September 25, 2021. At the Natalio Bacalso Highway, at least banner...

 2021-09-25 07:27 

Manila Bulletin

Adamson mourns death of baseball star Jerome Yenson...

The Adamson University mourned the death of baseball star Jerome Yenson. (Photo courtesy of the Adamson Chronicle) Yenson was found dead in his home in Nueva Ecija on Friday, Sept. 24. He was 24. "Your memories and the legacy you left will always be t...

 2021-09-25 07:27 

Manila Bulletin

Senate to adopt House bill on extension of voter registration period...

The Senate will be adopting the House of Representatives' version of the bill that would extend the period of voters registration for the 2022 elections for 30 more days. Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel 'Migz' Zubiri (Albert Calvelo/Senate ...

 2021-09-25 07:24 

Channel NewsAsia

England players had no role in Pakistan pullout decision...

England cricketers had no role in the team's decision to abandon their tour of Pakistan next month, the players' union has said.New Zealand returned home from Pakistan after abruptly abandoning their tour minutes before the opening fixture in Rawa...

 2021-09-25 07:24 

Manila Bulletin

Online reproductive health services expanded to protect more women amid pandemic...

To protect women's health amid the pandemic, government agencies and private firms have been utilizing digital avenues to provide more women access to reproductive health products and services. (Photo from Unsplash) According to the Commission on Popu...

 2021-09-25 07:22 

ABS-CBN

Lola nahulihan ng P10 milyong halaga ng droga sa Taguig...

Arestado ang isang lola na nakuhanan ng P1 milyong halaga ng hinihinalang droga sa Taguig nitong Biyernes....

 2021-09-25 07:22 

The Strait Times

Quad nations to focus on clean-energy supply chain, says Australia PM...

The Quad nations agreed on a partnership to secure critical infrastructure.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-25 07:22 

Manila Bulletin

NBI arrests physician, his daughter for 'smuggling' COVID-19 medicines...

National Bureau of Investigation (2) The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has arrested in Cebu City a physician and his daughter for allegedly smuggling medicines used for COVID-19 treatment. In a statement, NBI Officer-in-Charge (OIC) Director Eric...

 2021-09-25 07:19 

Manila Bulletin

Over 50% of target tourism workers in Cebu vaccinated vs COVID...

More than 50 percent of tourism workers in Cebu have already received their jabs against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) with the continued rollout of the Department of Tourism's (DOT) vaccination program in the province. Tourism Secretary Berna Ro...

 2021-09-25 07:18 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Indonesian film directors highlight importance of film festivals - ANTARA News...

Indonesian film directors Joko Anwar, Edwin, and Yosep Anggi Noen drew attention to the importance of film festivals during a dialog held on the second day of ......

 2021-09-25 07:15 

ABS-CBN

Dalawang Pinay, tumatakbong city councilors sa Italy...

ROME - Dalawang Pinay sa Italya ang kabilang sa mga kumakandidato bilang city councilor sa Italy at may iba ring mga Pilipino ang tumatakbo bilang municipal councilors....

 2021-09-25 07:12 

ABS-CBN

Isyu ng dayaan sa 2019 elections sa Lipa naungkat; mayor, kalaban may kanya-kanyang mosyon...

Nais ni Bernadette Sabili na maupo na bilang alkalde ng Lipa City, Batangas matapos matuklasan ang dayaan umano sa nakaraang halalan....

 2021-09-25 07:10 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

RM35 million PTPTN loan advancement available for October intake students...
 2021-09-25 07:09 

Channel NewsAsia

Quad nations to focus on clean-energy supply chain, says Australia PM...

The United States, Japan, India and Australia will work to improve the security of supply chains for critical technologies such as clean energy and to ease a global semiconductor shortage, said Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison.The Quad nation...

 2021-09-25 07:08 

Malay Mail Online

Covid-19: Khairy urges pharmacists to guide Malaysians into endemic phase...

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 25 — Community pharmacists are urged to work together with the government, learn from each other, as well as guide Malaysians into the endemic phase as the nation prepares to live with the Covid-19 virus. Health Minister Khairy......

 2021-09-25 07:07 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Khairy urges pharmacists to guide Malaysians into endemic phase...
 2021-09-25 07:06 

Manila Bulletin

Comelec calls for peaceful 2022 elections...

Comelec/MB The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has called on the public to avoid violence and keep the conduct of the 2022 general elections peaceful. The poll body made the statement after President Duterte warned that he will not hesitate to tap the m...

 2021-09-25 07:05 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Over 26,000 employers inspected for compliance...
 2021-09-25 07:05 

Vietnam News

Stocks end lower on selling pressure...

Vietnamese shares struggled on Friday on low liquidity and falling large-caps stocks as selling pressure persisted....

 2021-09-25 07:04 

Cebu Daily News

Distribution of seniors financial aid in Cebu City starts today...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Senior citizens in Cebu City can start to expect personnel from the City Hall to visit their homes for the third tranche of distribution of the financial assistance. Jeffrey Ocampo, head of the Office for Senior Citizens'...

 2021-09-25 07:00 

Manila Bulletin

DOST's SETUP helps SMEs become 'globally competitive' — official...

The Department of Science and Technology's (DOST) Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) helps small and medium enterprises become "globally competitive," its official said Saturday, Sept. 25. (JANSEN ROMERO / MB FILE PHOTO) SET...

 2021-09-25 07:00 

The Strait Times

Pandemic pivot: Dad behind popular baby fairs defies the odds...

SINGAPORE - Two years ago, Mr William Chin organised seven baby fairs that attracted some 800,000 visitors and sold about $100 million in products across more than 1,000 brands.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-25 06:57 

The Strait Times

12-year-old among 336 people probed over scams, victims lost more than $13 million...

SINGAPORE - A two-week operation by the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD) and the police rounded up 236 men and 100 women allegedly involved in various scams.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2021-09-25 06:55 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

British royal Kate meets new queen of tennis Raducanu...

LONDON - British royal Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, joined Britain's new queen of tennis Emma Raducanu on court on Friday to celebrate the newly crowned US Open Champion's achievement.Raducanu, 18, shot to fame this month after she became Brita...

 2021-09-25 06:54 

Manila Bulletin

WATCH: Kris Bernal's wedding...

Today, actress Kris Bernal will officially become Mrs. Choi. She announced this on social media. "Two hearts that beat as one.. It's finally happening... And, I want you all to witness this very important milestone in my life..," the text in t...

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