Global Cebuana entrepreneur to receive Most Influential Filipina Woman in the World award

PR 10/13/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebuana Ildeme Mahinay-Koch, an entrepreneur now based in Zurich, Switzerland, is one of the recipients of the Influential Filipina Woman in the World Award to be bestowed by the Filipina Women’s Network (FWN)…

Argentina ousts France, plays Spain in Fiba World Cup final

AFP 09/14/2019

Argentina is one win away from its first Basketball World Cup title since 1950 after it brushed aside France 80-66 on Friday to set up a final with Spain. Earlier, NBA champion Marc Gasol saved Spain as…

Recriminations begin as Team USA’s long basketball run ends

09/12/2019

Coach Gregg Popovich deflected talk about his missing megastars after Team USA’s glorious run in major competition came to a juddering halt on Wednesday at the hands of France. The US lost to Greece in the World Cup semi-finals in…

France eliminates USA from Fiba World Cup in major upset

09/12/2019

DONGGUAN, China — The U.S. has been ousted from medal contention by France at the World Cup, failing to capture gold at a major international tournament for the first time since the 2006 world championships. Evan Fournier…

Regardless of religion, Notre Dame Cathedral is an international treasure – Brigoli

Micah Sophia C. Marcellones 04/16/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu is rich in cultural and heritage sites with its century-old churches and government buildings taking special places in weaving the historical narrative of the province. That is why when news of the…

Foie Gras, Escargot a la Bourguignonne and Cervelle de Canut

Ram Alcoseba-Martinez 11/23/2018

  ALTHOUGH most of us use the broad French Cuisine tag and description to describe French food, most French dishes are actually region-based and thus depending on where you are actually located. Here are three dishes/ delicacies…

The safest level of drinking is… none

AFP 09/24/2018

PARIS, France — Even an occasional glass of wine or beer increases the risk of health problems and dying, according to a major study on drinking in 195 nations that attributes 2.8 million premature deaths worldwide each…

Volunteer archaeologists find 560,000-year-old milk tooth in France

AFP 07/25/2018

FRENCH and Spanish volunteer archeologists have discovered a child’s milk tooth dating back 560,000 years in the mountains of southern France — an “exceptional fossil,” researchers said Tuesday. The fossil was discovered on Monday evening in the…

VIVE LA FRANCE!

AP 07/16/2018

And a lot of other nations, too Moscow — Antoine Griezmann’s father emigrated from Germany, and the France forward’s mother is of Portuguese descent. Paul Pogba’s parents arrived from Guinea. Kylian Mbappe’s dad is from Cameroon, his…

PH pride: World Cup champion France’s goalkeeper is Filipino

Inquirer.net 07/16/2018

Two world-class Filipino athletes brought pride to the Philippines on July 15: Senator Manny Pacquiao who scored a knockout win to claim the WBA welterweight title and Alphonse Areola, one of the three goalkeepers of France, the…

World Cup Final: France vs. Croatia

AP 07/12/2018

MOSCOW — A World Cup of surprises concludes with a final of contrasts. Powered by the dynamism of Kylian Mbappe, France has youthful exuberance in a side packed with some of soccer’s highest-value talent. It also has…

France claims first finals ticket

Mars Alison 07/11/2018

France advanced to the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup with a 1-0 edging of Belgium early Wednesday, Philippine time. French defender Samuel Umtiti was named Man of the Match after scoring in the 51st minute.…

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