“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes naturally to the human heart than its opposites.” -- Nelson Mandela “Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.” --Abraham Lincoln
The plight of the “boat people” has come to the attention of the international community for several weeks now. The world is reacting to this cataclysmic humanitarian crisis that is even said to be tantamount to genocide already.
CEBU CITY Real estater giant Filinvest Land Inc. (FLI) has paid off the 10-hectare lot in the South Road Properties (SRP) after its area general manager, Allan Alfon, turned over Thursday a check for PHP141.8 million to Cebu City Treasurer Diwa Cuevas and City Legal Officer Jerone Castillo.
MANILA The Department of Trade and Industrys Consumer Protection Group (DTI-CPG) conducted its rounds Friday in bus stations and nearby supermarkets and grocery stores as the countrys observation of the Holy Week nears and many Filipinos are expected to go on trips to their hometowns in the provinces.
GUIMARAS The local government of Guimaras has filed a resolution to the National Development Council to qualify Trans-Asia Renewables Energy Corporations (TAREC) Wind Farm to be included to the first phase of the Feed-in-Tariff (FIT).
MANILA Listed consumer technology firm Xurpas Inc. is penetrating Indonesias huge games and services market as it acquired about half stake in Indonesian information technology (IT) company PT Sembilan Digital Investama (SDI) for USD 245,000.
HO CHI MINH CITY Vietnam's reigning Youth Olympics swimming champion Nguyen Thi Anh Vien has been qualified for training support from the U.S. Swimming Federation for the Rio 2016 Olympics, local media reported Friday.
DAVAO CITY Reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) World light flyweight king Donnie Ahas Nietes is aiming for a knockout win against Mexican challenger Gilberto Parrita Parra in their title-fight Saturday night at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.