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 2020-11-26 09:22 

Manila Bulletin

Missed call should be 'learning experience' for PBA referees, says Tenorio...

LA Tenorio made himself clear a day after posting an Instagram story showing the crucial non-call in Game 4 of the Ginebra-Meralco clash in the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals....

 2020-11-26 09:22 

Manila Bulletin

PAGASA issues flood warning as LPA forms...

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration issued this afternoon a form stating the commencement of flood precaution period for four river basins in Luzon due to a low-pressure area east of the country....

 2020-11-26 09:21 

ABS-CBN

Palace congratulates new doctors including VP Robredo's daughter...

Malacaang on Thursday congratulated the daughter of Vice President Leni Robredo, Tricia, and her fellow new doctors who passed the Physician Licensure Examination for this month, as the coronavirus pandemic raged....

 2020-11-26 09:19 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

VP asserts MUI's steadfast commitment to mainstreaming moderate Islam - ANTARA News...

Ma'ruf Amin, Indonesia's vice president and non-active general chairman of the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI), affirmed that the council will ......

 2020-11-26 09:18 

Manila Bulletin

22, 214 families receive emergency subsidy under Bayanihan 2...

More than 22,000 low-income families have received their emergency subsidy under the Bayanihan 2, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said Thursday (Nov. 26)....

 2020-11-26 09:18 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

SMDC Wins Big at the 8th PropertyGuru Awards...

Real estate giant SM Development Corporation (SMDC) brought home several awards at the 8th Property Guru Awards, including the most coveted Best Developer — a testament to its standards of excellence in real estate development. The awards ceremony w...

 2020-11-26 09:18 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

British maker of bladeless fans hiring 400 PH software engineers...

MANILA, Philippines—British manufacturer Dyson wants to hire 400 software engineers here in the Philippines, as it plans to put up a software laboratory for research and development for the company's future "intelligent"; machines. Dyson ...

 2020-11-26 09:18 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Fast and Furious: Slim River edition...
 2020-11-26 09:17 

Channel NewsAsia

Sudan's former PM Sadiq al-Mahdi dies from COVID-19 in UAE...

Leading Sudanese politician and former prime minister Sadiq al-Mahdi died from a coronavirus infection three weeks after being hospitalised in the ......

 2020-11-26 09:17 

Manila Bulletin

Bill amending 'burdensome' CPD law hurdles House panel...

A substitute bill seeking to amend the "burdensome" Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Act of 2012 has been approved by the House Committee on Higher and Technical Education....

 2020-11-26 09:17 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Job Creation Law to boost downstreaming in mining sector: observer - ANTARA News...

Mining observer Singgih Widagdo opined that Law Number 11 of 2020 on Job Creation will bolster downstreaming in the mining sector."Existence of the ......

 2020-11-26 09:14 

Manila Bulletin

Ferolino-Ampoloquio appointed Comelec commissioner...

Malacaang is confident that new Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Aimee Ferolino-Ampoloquio would help ensure clean and credible elections in the country....

 2020-11-26 09:12 

Malay Mail Online

Pound near three-month high as dollar struggles; Brexit talks weigh...

LONDON, Nov 26 — Sterling held near three-month high today as broadening US dollar weakness offset some of the uncertainty over the outcome of Brexit talks. Traders are looking for progress on a trade deal between Britain and the European Union. A.....

 2020-11-26 09:12 

Malay Mail Online

China hits 26pc of 2020 target for US energy imports under trade deal...

BEIJING, Nov 26 — China has accelerated imports of crude oil, propane and liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States since July, but total energy product purchases through October remain far short of targets for 2020 set out in the Phase 1.....

 2020-11-26 09:11 

Philippine Star

Foreign funds reenter Philippines in October at 21-month high...
 2020-11-26 09:08 

Manila Bulletin

BOP surplus at $10 B end-October...

The Philippines has a balance of payments (BOP) surplus of $10.31 billion for the first 10 months, after a big $3.44 billion surplus in October, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported Thursday. The end-October BOP surplus was higher compared to sa...

 2020-11-26 09:07 

Philippine Star

January 2021 return set for LRT-2 stations shut by fire...
 2020-11-26 09:06 

Malay Mail Online

Ismail Sabri: 243 arrested for violating RMCO...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 — The police yesterday arrested 243 people for breaching standard operating procedures (SOPs) enforced to prevent the spread of Covid-19, said Senior Defence Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. He said 217 individuals......

 2020-11-26 09:06 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Full-year investment flows in PH still in the red even after push from IT firm's IPO...

MANILA, Philippines—So-called hot money investments in the Philippines yielded net inflows of $439 million in October after seven straight months of net outflows that started in March, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). Data provide...

 2020-11-26 09:06 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

#Showbiz: 'Sometimes it feels like I've failed as a mother' Nabila Huda...
 2020-11-26 09:05 

The Strait Times

DBS supports social enterprises through $9 million in grants and loans...

SINGAPORE - DBS Bank has stepped up support for social enterprises through a record $9 million in grants and loans this year to help them cope with the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Much of the support has enabled social enterprises to hire and retain ...

 2020-11-26 09:04 

Malay Mail Online

Federal govt appoints Sabah Law Society to provide Covid-19 mediation services to public...

KOTA KINABALU, Nov 26 — The Sabah Law Society (SLS) has been appointed by the Federal government to provide mediation services through its trained and accredited mediators to members of the public under the newly formed Covid-19 Mediation......

 2020-11-26 09:03 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Covid-19 vaccine: King welcomes China's commitment...
 2020-11-26 09:02 

Malay Mail Online

Five Myanmar men who attempted to cross state border in a car plead guilty to defying CMCO...

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 Five Myanmar men pleaded guilty in the Selayang Magistrate's Court here today to a charge with defying the conditional movement control order (CMCO) by travelling in a car to cross a state border without a police......

 2020-11-26 09:01 

Manila Bulletin

'Tame runaway food prices,' Recto urges Cabinet...

Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto on Thursday urged Cabinet members to address the increasing food prices to prevent an increase in the number of hungry families amid the persisting COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-11-26 09:00 

Cebu Daily News

Mandaue bans house-to-house caroling, Christmas gatherings...

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — There will be no house-to-house caroling and Christmas gatherings in Mandaue City this Christmas season. The Mandaue City government has banned these activities including caroling, which has been part of the Filipino trad...

 2020-11-26 09:00 

Manila Bulletin

Typhoon Ulysses' damage to the agriculture sector at P12.8-B-DA...

Typhoon Ulysses' damage and losses to the agriculture sector grew to P12.8 billion, from the previously reported P4 billion, due to production losses at farm commodities like rice, corn, high-value crops, among others. This is according to Department ...

 2020-11-26 09:00 

Manila Bulletin

P/$ rate closes at P48.115/$1...

The peso closed higher at P48.115 to the US dollar Thursday from P48.13 the previous day. The weighted average rate appreciated to P48.102 from P48.11. Total volume amounted to $575.71 million, according to the Bankers Association of the Philippines....

 2020-11-26 08:59 

Manila Bulletin

Puyat mulls fam-tours with SE Asian neighbors...

Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat is looking at the possibility of doing familiarization tours with neighboring Southeast Asian countries in hopes to fast-track the recovery of the country's tourism....

 2020-11-26 08:59 

Inquirer.net

[ Philippines ]

Top Chooks 33 players to join PBA Draft...

MANILA, Philippines---The top 3x3 players of the Philippines are set to jump to the PBA with Zamboanga City's Joshua Munzon, Alvin Pasaol, Santi Santillan, and Troy Rike all declaring for the Rookie Draft.Munzon, the no.1 3x3 player in the country, ha...

 2020-11-26 08:57 

Malay Mail Online

European stocks narrowly mixed at open...

LONDON, Nov 26 — European stock markets were narrowly mixed in opening deals today, with London slipping but Frankfurt and Paris edging upwards. In initial trade, London's benchmark FTSE 100 index fell 0.1 per cent to 6,384.76 points. In the......

 2020-11-26 08:55 

Channel NewsAsia

Man convicted of abusing maid by splashing hot water on her, victim later attempted suicide...

SINGAPORE: A year into his new maid's employment, a man grew unhappy with her work and started to physically abuse her - slapping her repeatedly ......

 2020-11-26 08:54 

ABS-CBN

Duterte taps Gloria Arroyo as adviser on Clark programs...

President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as his adviser, his former aide said Thursday....

 2020-11-26 08:52 

Manila Bulletin

Solons twit PACC Commissioner Belgica for corruption claims...

For the second time in just a month, congressmen lambasted Commissioner Greco Belgica of the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission for accusing anew congressmen of involvement in anomalous activities with neither proof nor names to support his claim....

 2020-11-26 08:49 

Manila Bulletin

Dulaang UP's 'Teatro Porvenir' goes online in time for Bonifacio Day...

This year, as the theater industry takes a digital leap, the famed stage play goes virtual on Nov. 30....

 2020-11-26 08:48 

Malay Mail Online

Hearts of all those who loved Maradona 'stopped beating for a moment', says Fifa chief after legend's death...

MOSCOW, Nov 26 Hearts of all those who loved and knew Diego Maradona and what he symbolised stopped beating for a moment, Russia's TASS news agency reported Fifa President Gianni Infantino as saying following the death of the legendary......

 2020-11-26 08:47 

The Strait Times

Financial services expected to create 1,800 new jobs and 2,000 traineeships by June 2021: MAS...

Around 880 of these posts will be in technology.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-26 08:47 

Cambodia Daily

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 2020-11-26 08:46 

Manila Bulletin

Lopez cool on proposed review of PITC charter...

Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon M. Lopez is amenable to a proposal to review the mandate of the Philippine International Trading Corp. (PITC), which is alleged to have P33 billion in "parked" funds for the procurement projects of various govern...

 2020-11-26 08:45 

Manila Bulletin

Senate prioritizes budget for procurement of COVID-19 vaccines...

The Senate is putting a premium on the procurement of COVID-19 vaccines under the proposed P4.5-trillion national budget for 2021 to enable the government to successfully combat the pandemic....

 2020-11-26 08:45 

The Strait Times

UK finance minister on Brexit trade deal: We can get there but not at any cost...

Just five weeks are left until the United Kingdom finally exits the EU's orbit.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-26 08:44 

ABS-CBN

Leonen refutes Manila Times report he sought P5-M repair for Baguio cottage...

Supreme Court Associate Justice Marvic Leonen on Thursday refuted allegations published in The Manila Times that he allegedly requested for P5-million worth of repairs to a cottage assigned to him in Baguio City....

 2020-11-26 08:43 

Manila Bulletin

Celebrate the Things You Are Grateful For...

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and now is the perfect time to think about all the things to be thankful for—family and friends, good health, and new hobbies and skills, to name just a few. To celebrate, why not discover the world again with...

 2020-11-26 08:43 

The Strait Times

Swedes lose faith in 'herd immunity' strategy with coronavirus rampant...

STOCKHOLM (BLOOMBERG) - Swedish confidence in the nation's strategy to fight the coronavirus pandemic has slumped, with concerns over capacity in the health-care system now almost universal.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-26 08:43 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Ex-Sudan PM dies of coronavirus...
 2020-11-26 08:41 

Channel NewsAsia

Germany's COVID-19 restrictions likely to continue in January: Merkel...

BERLIN: Germany will probably have to stick with measures to dampen the coronavirus pandemic into January, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on ......

 2020-11-26 08:41 

Cambodia Daily

IDEA TALK ?...

Idea Talk ? 2020, . All rights reserved. No part of this article may be reproduced in print, electronically, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without written permission. The post IDEA TALK ? appeared first on The Cambodia Daily Khmer ....

 2020-11-26 08:41 

Philippine Star

Gloria Arroyo named as Duterte adviser...
 2020-11-26 08:40 

Manila Bulletin

1,392 new COVID cases reported by DoH...

The Department of Health reported 1,392 new COVID-19 infections Thursday, raising the country's total to 424,297....

 2020-11-26 08:40 

Cebu Daily News

DTI issues SRP for Noche Buena products...

CEBU CITY, Philippines- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has already issued a suggested retail price (SRP) for Noche Buena products to guide consumers as Christmas draws near. Ines Cajegas, chief of the Consumer Protection Division of DTI-Cebu P...

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