China-US surplus hits record high

AFP 10/12/2018

Adding fuel to trade war China’s trade surplus with the United States ballooned to a record $34.1 billion in September, despite a raft of US tariffs, official data showed Friday, adding fuel to the fire of a…

Victims to protesters: Don’t use us please

Rosalie Abatayo 10/05/2018

WHILE their support and sympathy are much appreciated, the relatives of the landslide victims in Naga City appealed to cause-oriented groups not to use their grief and misfortune for the interest of their organizations. On Friday, October…

China demands US to cancel arms sale to Taiwan

AP 09/25/2018

BEIJING — China on Tuesday demanded the US cancel a $330 million sale of military equipment to Taiwan, warning of “severe damage” to bilateral relations and mutual cooperation if Washington fails to comply. Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng…

China welcomes US trade talks offer

AFP 09/13/2018

China welcomed on Thursday a US offer to hold fresh trade talks, adding that the two are discussing the details and providing some hope the world’s top economies could step back from the brink of an all-out…

Hurricane Florence stalks US East Coast

AFP 09/11/2018

POWERFUL Hurricane Florence was tracking towards the US East Coast Tuesday, prompting authorities to order upwards of one million people to evacuate the path of the extremely dangerous storm forecasters said could soon intensify. Residents scrambled to…

Lapu barangay dad flies to US for climate leadership training

Norman V. Mendoza 09/06/2018

A LONE Cebuano was invited to join former US vice president Al Gore and a team of world-class scientists, policy-makers, communicators and other expert leaders in Los Angeles to train as Climate Reality Leaders. Arvin Fiel Abing,…

Djokovic advances to US Open semifinal round

AP 09/06/2018

NEW YORK — Novak Djokovic put aside all of it, from his opponent’s unheard-of, middle-of-a-set chance to change out of sweat-soaked clothes and shoes, to consecutive time violations because he let the serve clock expire, to the…

PBA Board holds annual planning session in US

09/06/2018

THE ENTIRE leadership of the Philippine Basketball Association leaves Friday for Las Vegas in the United States for its annual planning session whereby the direction of the league for next year will be charted. Led by chair…

‘The Hows of Us’ shows a more mature KathNiel

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 08/28/2018

  CHOOSE and find a reason to stay. This is the message of Star Cinema’s newest movie, “The Hows Of Us” which stars Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla. “In general, madali tayong bumitaw, lalo na sa edad…

Paradise

Raymund Fernandez 08/28/2018

I grew up as a child in Paradise. Though this Paradise seemed a poor one; Still, it seemed to me as if we were the richest people there. And this fact planted in me the seeds of…

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